Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia
Jul 17, 2014
Aug 22, 2014
Analyst, Other
Full Time
Strategic Planning & Business Performance Management

$53,636.00 - $88,099.00 Annually

The City of Richmond, Department of Budget and Strategic Planning is seeking an energetic self-starter to assume the Management Analyst-Strategic Planning & Business Performance Management role. This position is responsible for assisting with the continued implementation of the City’s Balanced Scorecard Strategic Planning and Performance Management System. Specific duties include and are not limited to the following:
• Work closely with departmental leadership and subject matter experts to develop quantitative performance measures that lead to successful achievement of the City’s strategic objectives
• Analyze the status of the performance measures to understand the underlying drivers of the results (why is a measure in a particular status)
• Work closely with departmental leadership and subject matter experts to determine and monitor the specific actions necessary to improve performance
• Conduct regularly scheduled meetings with strategic Focus Area Teams and departments to ensure the strategic planning efforts remain a priority in the organization
• Create dashboards and other reports to display performance data in a manner that is easy to understand. These reports will be the tool used for the quarterly report meeting with City Leadership
• Work with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) subject matter experts Citywide and in individual departments to graphically depict the locations and results of certain strategic initiatives
• Work with departments to cascade the scorecard from the Director / Deputy Director further down into the departments, with the ultimate goal of each employee having a scorecard that ties to the Citywide strategic objectives
• Work with strategic Focus Areas and departments to monitor performance of key measures and initiatives at the neighborhood level
• Help to communicate the value of the strategic planning efforts to the organization
This position offers an excellent opportunity to positively impact the quality of life in RVA! As an employee with the Department of Budget and Strategic Planning, the selected candidate will be part of a team of energetic, dedicated professionals responsible for helping to ensure that the City of Richmond's almost $800,000,000 general fund budget is allocated strategically to ensure the best usage of taxpayer dollars. The team is focused on using data driven decision making to help the City achieve successful outcomes in the services it provides.

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