Description Business Analyst Summer Student (Corporate Procurement and Supply Services) 4 months
38703 Listen to Carolina, MBA Summer Student, as she talks about working at the City of Edmonton for the summer. Click here to listen! Up to 2 temporary full-time positions for 4 months, commencing in May 2020, intended specifically for students currently enrolled in business administration, marketing, communications, political science, social science, public administration or related full-time post-secondary degree or graduate degree program This position will be working as a Business Analyst in the Corporate Procurement and Supply Services Branch.
The position will work with senior leadership to develop strategic business plans and an effective partnership model. The position will also assist with change management to facilitate pr ocess modernization.
Reporting to the Strategic Coordinator, responsibilities will include :
Compile data and use analytical skills to generate comprehensive reports
Support the preparation of documentation that supports business process analysis, redesign and implementation activities (i.
e. project plans; environmental scans and evaluation assessments)
Support workshop and engagement session planning, preparation, facilitation and documentation
Support the preparation of documentation or graphic that supports change management processes
Attend meetings and engagement session to provide scribe support
Conduct industry best practice research, identify and assess approaches in other municipalities to support analysis
Undertake project work, under supervision, relating to knowledge management, environmental scanning or other related areas
Review programs and initiate continuous improvement initiatives
Currently attending a business administration, marketing, communications, political science, social science, public administration or related full-time post-secondary degree or graduate degree program
Enrollment in 3rd or 4th year, or an MBA program is preferred
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to maintain strong working relationships
Demonstrated ability to apply strategic and critical thinking to business analysis and decision making
Demonstrated ability using Microsoft Office suite and Google Apps
Knowledge of research and statistical methods and techniques
Knowledge of communication and / or marketing techniques
Knowledge of strategy development
Demonstrated ability to express ideas and concepts effectively
Demonstrated ability to prepare and present technical briefs and reports
Familiarity with performance measurement reporting tools, including terminology and approach is an asset