Telecommuting Business Forecasting Director

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Thursday, February 15, 2018

Job Category: Project Management, Research

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Bachelors

Job Summary

An information technology company needs applicants for an opening for a Telecommuting Business Forecasting Director.

Core Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Leadubg the Research & Advisory Business Forecasting function, with responsibility for developing, maintaining and socializing data-driven forecast models
  • Developing and maintaining a portfolio of forecast models that accurately predict changing resource demands for all roles, functions and client support activities
  • Working with a variety of senior stakeholders across the organization to drive consistency in forecast methodology and forge agreement on assumption parameters

Position Requirements Include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required. Master’s and/or Doctoral degree preferred. Degrees with a concentration in statistics, data science, operational research, finance or economics preferred
  • 10+ years business experience including 6+ years of analysis, data mining and/or predictive data modeling experience combined with 6+ years of experience in a business or consulting environment responsible for analytics and/or forecast development
  • High degree of technical competency required
  • Strong knowledge of general business practices with a proven ability to gain consensus and drive action from a large, diverse global set of constituents
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment, prioritize & handle multiple requests concurrently and consistently deliver results in a timely fashion
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and deliver compelling executive-level presentations