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Systems & Project Sr Specialist

At Northwestern Mutual, we are strong, innovative and growing. We invest in our people. We care and make a positive difference.

What is this role?

The Systems and Project Sr. Specialist role will be using project management expertise, leading activities focused on meeting business objectives, and independently planning, supervising and managing internal projects from initiation through completion.

Responsibilities include:

  • Crafting and/or executing quality assurance plans to improve/maintain system/process efficiencies

  • Investigating and/or correcting application problems.

  • Uses knowledge of processes and procedures to prepare documentation, deliver training, and prepare communication to field members and business areas.

Bring your best! What the role needs:

Bachelor's Degree with an emphasis in MIS, Business or related field preferred OR directly-related work experience beyond the minimum required for the position.

Minimum 3-5 years experience/knowledge of business operations/processes to include analysis, documentation, system audits and/or project/support management.

Experience with Microsoft Office suite of tools required.

Experience with business area development preferred.

Experience with project methodology through project life cycle phases preferred.

Validated ability to lead concurrent assignments.

High degree of personal initiative & motivation

Benefits:

  • Competitive base pay

  • 401K

  • Pension plan

  • Educational assistance

  • Performance based incentive pay

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance

  • Parental leave

  • Caregiver time off

  • ….and more

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age or status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by law.

We will offer reasonable accommodations

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This job is not covered by the existing Collective Bargaining Agreement.

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We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age or status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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