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Philadelphia Gas Works Corporate Planning - Business Analyst - Strategic Innovations in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Innovation Analyst - Strategic Innovations - Corporate Planning

Looking for a challenge and ready to energize up your career?

The Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) is the largest municipally-owned gas utility in the nation, supplying gas service in the City of Philadelphia to over 500,000 customers. We manage and maintain a system of over 6,000 miles of gas mains and service pipes that deliver an annual 78 billion cubic feet of safe, reliable natural gas. From its humble beginnings in 1836, PGW has grown into the large, modern facility that exists today. As one of the nation's leading natural gas providers, PGW prides itself on stability and continual growth. PGW is the Greenest Natural Gas Delivery Company in the region. Make a difference in your future – Become part of the PGW Team!

Free Health Insurance Options– Free Dental Insurance – Flex Spending - Commuter Benefits - Pension Plan – Free Parking – Wellness Programs – Onsite Gyms – Tuition Assistance- PSLF Eligible Employer- Parental Leave- Hybrid Work Environment

Performs research and analysis to support the evaluation of new business opportunities, the assessment of ongoing business activities, and the development of new business plans. Key contributor and handles project assignments that may have global effects on the organization, including sole responsibility for developing strategic business plans for executive approvals.

Incumbent is expected to leverage detailed analytics, modeling, forecasting, trending, variance analysis, and other general financial and operational analyses in evaluating business cases and developing business plans for opportunities to improve cost efficiency, productivity, operational performance, and financial returns.

  • Experience preferably in government, utilities or regulated industries.' Experience in market research methodology and / or city planning.

  • Bachelors degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, or other related field of study (Master’s degree preferred)

  • Must have solid critical/analytical thinking, including the ability to make assessments, develop well thought out solutions to problems and take corrective action. Familiarity with building business models and ability to conduct audits is desired.

  • Must have experience and willingness to lead, take charge, and offer opinions to provide guidance to lower-level peer group and assist in identifying the best people for special assignments. Ability to effectively collaborate is a must.

  • Must have strong organization skills and be able to prioritize work independently, work in a fast-paced environment handling multiple projects, and pay close attention to details and meet deadlines

  • Must have the ability to communicate persuasively and influentially, both verbally and in writing, across a broad spectrum of stakeholders

  • Must have the ability to develop detailed business and communications plans, project status reports, proposed changes and presentations tailored for the specific audience to gain buy in to decisions

  • Must have the ability to understand the "big picture" and long-term implications, as well as the short-term impacts and challenges (in short, the context) and how to achieve the strategy through tactical execution.

  • Must be able to be a strong advocate for advancement of strategic initiatives which may be process-oriented in nature

  • Experience in data mining, data analysis, financial analysis and strategic marketing is beneficial

  • Must be computer literate with proficiency in the use of Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Microsoft Project, SharePoint, and Visio; accounting software such as Oracle. Tableau / Power BI experience is a plus.

ID: 2022-1660

Department for Portal Display: Corporate Planning

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ADP Department #: Corporate Planning [67]

Street: 800 West Montgomery Avenue