IS/IT Planning, Controlling & Analysis

White Plains, New York, United States | Contract


IS/IT Planning, Controlling & Analysis – White Plains, NY

Our client is a global multi-billion dollar Consumer Packaged Goods company, based in Westchester County, New York.  They are seeking contract IS/IT Planning, Controlling & Analysis to work in their White Plains, NY office.  This assignment is expected to last through the end of the year and possibly extend into 2021.

This contractor will be aggregating information from internal systems, interpreting the data, creating blue prints and cost analysis, using the analysis and creating presentations for upper management.

Exposure to planning; doesn't have to be financial, but must have exposure to strategic planning; planning background and process review.  Crunching numbers, analyzing trends, and being to take that data and articulate back into presentations for leadership

About the job:

The Manager, IS/IT Planning, Controlling & Analysis is part of the Office of the CIO (OCIO).

  • Maintain a multi-year roadmap and project portfolio based on IS/IT strategy. Ensure the roadmap is consistent with technology direction and ties to investment programs, projects and business strategy
  • Help develop and oversee management reporting through channels such as quarterly business reviews, executive presentations and the creation of regular operational and control metrics
  • Rationalize current reporting inventory and establish future state reporting requirements
  • Provide support and insight into organizational changes
  • Align processes, resources-planning and goals with overall IS/IT strategy
  • Drive best practices, change management and analytical understanding
  • Lead, prepare, consolidate and analyze IS/IT budget performance for actual and rolling forecast with details by category, function and Business Units (BU)
  • Perform reporting analysis, out of Business Intelligence systems and Excel, to provide analytical support to the IS/IT leadership team and prepare insightful presentations for the Office of CIO
  • Understand key business questions, design analytics, prepare effective visual presentations and persuasively communicate findings
  • Work closely with the IS/IT PMO, IS Controlling and business
  • Systems utilized include Tagetik, Magnitude, Microstrategy, PowerBI


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 4-5 years of business experience in a related field and preferably within the CPG industry
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills with proven ability to interface effectively with all levels of the organization
  • Ability to learn quickly and define trends
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills (Excel, PowerQuery, PowerPoint) with proven ability to produce top-quality work suitable for executive level presentations; ability to think critically and craft analytics/visual charts quickly
  • Financial acumen and analytical skills required to produce high-level results in a deadline-oriented environment
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize to deliver results in compressed timelines
  • Previously worked with a business intelligence tool (ex: Hyperion Essbase, BPC, etc.) and experience extracting and consolidating data from various Business Intelligence tools is a plus
  • Ability to work independently and in a team while having fun
  • Self-motivated, detail oriented with excellent analytical skills