IT Strategy Analyst

Kimberly-Clark Corporation Dallas, TX
IT Strategy Analyst

Job Description

Information Technology jobs at Kimberly-Clark

Dallas, TX job at Kimberly-Clark

The Technology Strategy Analyst will partner with the Technology Senior Leadership Team (specifically the CIO) to assist in defining the future vision for Technology, and the planning and execution of this vision. This will include development of Technology objectives, vision, long-range and strategy plans, and identification of the organization strengths and weaknesses including competitor reviews.

The Strategy Analyst will develop core messaging for the Technology Strategy and progress against this strategy through status updates and presentations to Senior Leadership, Internal Business Partners, and Technology Teams. Additionally, this position will help ensure activities within Technology align and support the long-term Technology strategic vision. Additionally, this individual will plan and execute special projects and initiatives for the Technology senior leadership team.

Key Responsibilities

* Lead aspects of the development of the long-term technology strategic plan, technology strategic business plan, and design of key technology initiatives

* In collaboration with the various teams within Technology, corporate strategy and other senior leadership, manage and implement the planning process for technology strategic initiatives

* Manages proper tracking, reporting, and communication of the technology operational plan that stems from the technology strategic plan; as well as key technology initiatives to senior management

* Collaborate with the CIO and the Technology leadership team on key initiatives to design, lead and implement special projects

* Supporting the technology vision and strategic pillars - fostering the spirit of people development, collaboration and continuous improvement

* Implement special projects and initiatives across all elements of technology

* Works with the communications team to ensure consistent messaging and linkage to the Technology Strategy

* Creating and monitoring strategic metrics to support assessment of progress against the Technology Strategy, Vision, and overall Technology Operations

Qualifications

* 7-10 years of work experience; experience in consulting or project management required within the technology and/or consumer packaged goods sector

* Proven success in proactive, independent consultative role, preferably within the CPG sector

* Experience in developing targeted analyses and building business cases

* Experience working closely with senior executives (CIO, CTO, global business leaders, etc.)

Skills / Other Personal Attributes:

* Strong self-starter with an ability to navigate successfully through ambiguity to provide recommendations on project direction

* Strong work ethic with flexibility and adaptability to change

* Entrepreneurial mindset and comfort working independently and driving own initiatives

* Intellectual agility – the ability to learn and act on new information quickly and efficiently

* Able to motivate others and obtain buy-in across all levels of the organization

* Able to challenge the status quo

* Strong communication through presentation the strategy to different levels of the organization

* Excellent written and verbal communications including content creation through various mediums

* Excellent interpersonal skills

Kimberly-Clark and its well-known global brands are an indispensable part of life for people in more than 175 countries. Every day, 1.3 billion people - nearly a quarter of the world's population - trust K-C brands and the solutions they provide to enhance their health, hygiene, and well-being. With brands such as Kleenex, Scott, Huggies, Pull-Ups, Kotex, and Depend, Kimberly-Clark holds No.1 or No. 2 share positions in more than 80 countries. With more than 140 years of history of innovation, we believe in recruiting the best people and empowering them do their best work. If fresh thinking and a passion to win inspire you, come Unleash Your Power at Kimberly-Clark.

Kimberly-Clark is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

The statements above are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this classification. Statements are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required for this position.

This position may require a post-offer/pre-hire Physical Abilities Test (PAT) to confirm that individuals are able to perform the essential functions of the job.

K-C requires that an employee have authorization to work in the country in which the role is based. In the event an applicant does not have current work authorization, K-C will determine, in its sole discretion, whether to sponsor an individual for work authorization. However, based on immigration requirements, not all roles are suitable for sponsorship. This position is subject to drug and alcohol testing, including pre-employment testing.

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Global VISA and Relocation Specifications:This role is available for local candidates already authorized to work in the role's country only. K-C will not provide relocation support for this role outside of country, this role is available for in-country relocation only.

Primary LocationUSA-TX-Dallas

Additional Locations

Worker TypeEmployee

Worker Sub-TypeRegular

Time TypeFull time

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