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Project Specialist - HD Rental (114824)

Home Depot, Inc.
Atlanta, GA
  • Job Code
    299632
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Project Specialist - HD Rental (114824)

GA - Atlanta

  • Date Posted: Feb 14, 2018
  • Company: The Home Depot
  • Travel: None
  • Functional Area: Operations
  • Position Type: Full-Time
  • Relocation Provided: No




Position Description:
POSITION PURPOSE:
Provide support in project/request discovery and planning efforts, including the formulation of project scope, definition of project deliverables, required delivery dates, data gathering and tasks to be performed. Works directly with data owners to gather necessary information to manipulate, load and prepare weekly and monthly internal reporting. Distribute generated reports according to distribution lists as well as upload reports to designated MyApron and Sharepoint sites. For internal initiatives, information research and gathering would be necessary to develop content and training materials. Receive, prioritize and execute ad hoc requests using tools such as Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Access) in the preparation of reports and presentations. A successful Project Specialist will possess and demostrate organizational and leadership skills, analytical ability, and strong follow-up and cummunication skills.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • 20% Project/request discovery and planning efforts. 
  • 20% Perform data gathering, validation and analytical tasks. 
  • 20% Manipulate/load data, prepare and distribute weekly and monthy reporting. 
  • 20% Receive, prioritize and execute ad hoc requests to produce documents for team and leadership to review and utilize. 
  • 20% Build skills and knowledge including self-development, team and internal customer knowledge

NATURE AND SCOPE:

  • Typically reports to Sr. Manager/Director. 
  • No direct responsibility for supervising others.

ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Environment:
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

Travel:

Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.


ESSENTIAL SKILLS:
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

Education Required:
The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.

Years of Relevant Work Experience:
3 years

Physical Requirements:

Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior operations, retail, field, or project management experience
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Organized and detailed-oriented
  • Problem solver who appropriately identifies/escalates roadblocks
  • Works well in teams, builds relationships, and partners well with field leadership and stores
  • Works well in ambiguous situations
  • Quick learner and avid self-developer
  • Capacity for limited travel, at times up to 10%

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:
  • Communication and interpersonal skills; ability to develop effective business relationships 
  • PC skills, knowledge and proficiency in Microsoft Office tools 
  • Sound analytical skills with attention to detail 
  • Knowledge of project management concepts and processes 
  • Ability to work independently with minimal direction and be able to handle multiple tasks at once 
  • Strong organizational skills


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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