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Senior Business Analyst (Portfolio Management)

Cox Communications Inc
Atlanta, GA 30303
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*Primary Location: *6305 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA, USA
*Division: *Cox Communications Inc
*Job Level: *Individual Contributor
*Travel: *Yes, 5 % of the Time
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *214242
Cox Communications is searching for a Senior Business Analyst who will be responsible for supporting the Portfolio Management responsibilities of the Engineering Governance Team. You will provide support that enables the effective delivery and performance for the Engineering Leadership Team. You will help ensure the monthly and quarterly delivery of results that come from the successful delivery of the network plan.


In this role, you will do analysis, reporting and delivery around the following key topics: Strategic Platform portfolio management, LRP Planning, Engineering annual budget process, and Business reporting in support of Engineering as required. Join a diverse team working to create tomorrows network today.


*Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions: *

- Performs program activity and financial analyses at multiple levels of complexity which may include modeling / analysis on capital projects, staffing, and operational performance comparisons

- Presents recommendations to internal customers and Sr. leaders, analyzes and reviews data, resolves questions or problems, and may implement solutions

- Oversee the completion of projects or assignments, including planning, assigning, monitoring, and reviewing progress and accuracy of work, evaluating results, etc.

- Collects, analyzes and summarizes information on project phases, tasks, duration, resources and costs and evaluates options for portfolio delivery as required.

- Translates project requirements into project objectives and tasks.

- Will produce reports, analyze data and develop business cases as required.

- Able to identify risks and opportunities and develop strategies to minimize risks to the portfolio delivery.

- Coordinates with Engineering leaders to track portfolio activities in conjunction with program management to understand and stay informed of changes to program delivery.

- Analyze and evaluate items from multiple perspectives and has the ability to determine potential opportunities and mitigation approaches that enable to portfolio and programs to say on plan.

- Participates and/or holds regular status meetings with project team(s) and responsible for the creation of status.



Qualifications: *Minimum:*

- 5 + year of experience preferred in related field (i.e. Business Analyst / Technical experience / Business Operations / Program Management)

- Ability to manage risk and project interdependencies, including strong execution and presentation skills, and ability to interact effectively with all levels of the organization.

- Excellent interpersonal, leadership, presentation, and collaborative skills to work effectively with teams throughout organization.

- Advanced financial modeling skills

- Strong data analysis skills

- Candidate should have a proven track record of providing value to successfully implemented projects.

- Candidate preferably will have detailed knowledge of the communications industry and preferably knowledge of MSOs and/or Cox Communications.

- Proficient to expert knowledge of Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint


*Preferred:*

- BS/BA degree in related discipline strongly desired (i.e. Program Management / Business Analyst / Project Management, etc.)

- Experience in telecommunications industry

- Experience with SharePoint 2013

- Experience with Oracle ERP, PPM and/or Unica

- Communications industry experience

- Analytical experience with knowledge of capital planning


Who We Are
*About Cox Communications*
Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. Were dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, [visit our benefits page](http://jobs.coxenterprises.com/life-at-cox/benefits/).
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.
Posted: 2021-06-09 Expires: 2021-07-15
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