Business Planning Analyst Resume Samples

The core duty of a Business Planning Analyst is to develop and implement business plans, procedures, and processes. While the day-to-day duties for this role vary based on the industry, certain tasks are common and are listed on the Business Planning Analyst Resume as – developing business marketing and financial strategies and increasing company profits and boosting sales; studying and analyzing various business data and financial information, streamlining day-to-day business operations to find ways to cut costs and to maximize sales and increase profits; consulting with staff to implement financial and marketing plans, writing reports outlines business strategies; preparing financial forecasts and sales projections.

Employers hire Business Planning Analysts who have the following crucial skills – the ability to formulae marketing and financial strategies; time management skills; knowledge of economics and finance; strong computer skills, a high degree of analytical skills, and multitasking skills. Employers prefer those with a degree in economics, finance, or a related field of study.

Business Planning Analyst Resume example

Business Planning Analyst Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Business Planning Analyst with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : SAP, Microsoft Office Suite, Oracle, Oral, and Written Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Provided sales, financial, and modeling expertise for business analysis, planning, and reporting across all HVAC business units.
    2. Managed sales customer opportunities and supported the analytical needs of the business unit.
    3. Managed fulfillment and other sales post-acquisition issues related to customer support.
    4. Completed special analysis and projects as requested by the Sr Director of Business Unit Operations.
    5. Responsible for developing clear, fact-based financial plans/forecasts; including monthly projections, annual, mid-year & long-range plans.
    6. Analyzed financial and operational results versus forecast and plan.
    7. Investigated significant variances, developed corrective actions and communicated findings to department leaders.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA In Business Administration


Business Planning Analyst Resume

Summary : A dedicated Business Planning Analyst offering over 15-years of proven experience and success supporting multiple project teams across the Public Sector, Utilities, Information Technology, and Engineering.

Skills : Project Management, Microsoft Office, Risk Analysis, Vendor Contract Negotiation, Mortgage Servicing.

Description :

    1. Worked with hiring managers to create Taleo requisitions for new openings for internal, external, and contractors. 
    2. Developed models and analyses to aid in the validation of existing forecasts.
    3. Supported strategic initiatives and review critical financial decisions.
    4. Anticipated and identified business issues (including performance gaps, opportunities, and emerging needs) for management and develop appropriate action plans to maximize business profitability.
    5. Improved systems and methods of work and analysis, and ensuring they are continuously adapted to business requirements. 
    6. Coordinated with supervisors to provide a timely and accurate schedule.
    7. Created sell-in and sell-out sales forecasts using a variety of demand planning techniques to establish present and future needs. 
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA In English And Spanish


Business Planning Analyst Resume

Summary : Highly motivated, career-oriented Business Analyst with over 17 years' experience in business planning with logistical expertise in the telecommunications industry. Proven track record of compiling data for high-level reconciliations.

Skills : Microsoft Office, SAP, Hyperion, Business Analysis, Budgeting.

Description :

    1. Performed expense tracking to ensure budget/quarterly forecasts were within the board-approved budget.
    2. Consolidated multiple departments and division yearly expense logs in preparation for annual year-end accrual package.
    3. Researched and supported financial inquiries from vendors and internal coordinating staff.
    4. Accrued money for planned events outside of day-to-day operations, including company picnics and year-end appreciation parties.
    5. Fielded requests to supply data for projects requiring research for up to 11 departments.
    6. Supervised tasks and tenaciously followed up to retrieve accurate data.
    7. Ensured coding accuracy and "charged to" accounts were correct on outgoing PAC's and REC's, resulting in vendors being paid on time with reduced kickbacks and hold time.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Liberal Arts

Business Planning Analyst Resume

Summary : Results-oriented professional with over 6 years of experience in diverse business sectors including Investment/Mutual Fund, Hedge Fund, Credit/Risk/Banking/Financial, and Mortgage. Well versed in all phases of the SDLC and expertise in business process redesign, defining vision documents.

Skills : Business Analysis, SQL Server, Interpersonal and Consultative skills, Facilitation skills.

Description :

    1. Facilitated requirements gathering sessions to understand and document complex business needs, often eliciting hidden requirements and/or clarifying vague or unclear requirements.
    2. Analyzed business operations and processes to understand strengths and weaknesses.
    3. Supported the identification of opportunities for process improvement, management control of work, or automation by implementing java based applications.
    4. Designed and implemented new business processes and projects nationally and internationally.
    5. Managed the operations programs on a daily basis, planned the programs, and associated projects.
    6. Served as liaison with operations personnel in implementing changes.
    7. Monitored daily operations performance and took necessary action.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MBA In International Business And Finance

Business Planning Analyst Resume

Headline : Business Planning Analyst offering over 19 years of experience, delivering cost-effective, high-performance solutions to meet ever-shifting organizational demands. Well-versed in all aspects of project management from inception to completion.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Access, SAP, Analytical thinking, and problem-solving.

Description :

    1. Prepared business case proposals and developed thorough project plans including project scope, schedule, resources, budget, and risk.
    2. Defined the data sources, data loads, and data transformation using Excel, Vlookup, and pivot tables. 
    3. Assisted management and executives with day-to-day operations including scheduling meetings, lunches, T&E's, and any other necessary support.
    4. Reconciled payments and expenditures.
    5. Provided detailed accounting on a monthly basis. 
    6. Interfaced with key accounts to develop supply plans, promotional calendars, and maintain metrics. 
    7. Prepared budget analysis presentations for the Executive Leadership Team and CEO.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Accounting

Business Planning Analyst Resume

Headline : Skilled in clarifying issues and advocating solutions for financial review with senior management. Solid B2B marketing experiences, delivering profitable solutions to drive sales, attract and maintain customers, and build a solid corporate brand.

Skills : Organizational skills, Knowledge of the business structure, Stakeholder analysis.

Description :

    1. Created program project plans/schedules for new build, maintenance, risk management, and schedules per customers' requirements, assigned resources, heavy industrial, pipeline, and chemicals.
    2. Managed design schedules, budgets, financial reviews, risk management, process improvement programs, supply chain, and trend evaluation.
    3. Provided Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution System (PPBES).
    4. Worked with the FIDIC for our engineering teams throughout the world.
    5. Submitted and obtain file permits for all new and updated builds throughout both parks and the three hotels.
    6. Developed training curricula, new methodologies, tools, financial reports, and documentation.
    7. Led configuration and data management.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master Certification In Project Management

Business Planning Analyst Resume

Summary : Dedicated individual offering knowledge in business strategy, economics, marketing, finance, forecasting, business model development, and partnership management. An extensive background in strategy/ management consulting and empowering customers to succeed.

Skills : Strategy, Problem Solving, Financial Analysis, Market Analysis, Economic Analysis, Marketing, Partnership Management.

Description :

    1. Solved complex strategy and profitability problems for clients across the globe as a core member of the onsite consulting team.
    2. Owned the master financial model while working on financial/strategic due diligence projects for clients.
    3. Led various sub-workstreams within large scale corporate restructuring and bankruptcy projects.
    4. Provided subject matter expertise in support of equipment leasing negotiations with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs).
    5. Designed variable costing models for use in the creation of new business plans for clients across the globe.
    6. Developed utilizing macroeconomic and client-specific cost drivers to provide the most accurate financial forecast possible.
    7. Formulated a growth forecast for markets, which was utilized by firms seeking to invest in the region.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master Of Science In Finance

Business Planning Analyst Resume

Headline : Looking to gain professional experience while working toward furthering a career in finance. Commended for analyzing and solving complex problems, excelling in team environments as well as independently, and performing multiple tasks simultaneously all while producing quality work.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Oracle, Project Management, Data Analysis.

Description :

    1. Acted as a Supervisor for the OSC scheduling department which includes hiring, disciplinary actions, and terminations when applicable.
    2. Supervised Training, coaching, and team meetings with schedulers on a regular basis.
    3. Responsible for Payroll, vacation, and overtime approval.
    4. Responsible for scheduling off phone times, training, one on ones and team meetings based on overall headcount, projected service levels, and staffing.
    5. Responsible for daily and weekly reporting.
    6. Regularly created Excel graphs to have a visual picture of what we have been trending with Service levels as well as staffing by chairs.
    7. Regularly met with Ops management to plan capacity and processes scalable to potential growth.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Accounting

Business Planning Analyst Resume

Summary : Seeking the position of Business Planning Analyst Over twenty years of experience in the financial field for both large and small corporate operations. Ability to build and maintain relationships that foster communication and growth in any type of environment.

Skills : SQL, SAP Business Objects BI Tools, Microsoft Office, Application Development, Negotiation Skills.

Description :

    1. Provided centralized transportation logistics support for distribution centers across the country.
    2. Developed comprehensive vehicle routing packages for distribution centers on a semi-annual basis.
    3. Provided support to distribution centers for on-board technology systems.
    4. Helped define process and workflow for the newly created Centralized Routing Department.
    5. Participated in the evaluation and selection process for vehicle routing software packages.
    6. Defined requirements for interface to upload route schedules to the operational dispatch system.
    7. Conducted company-wide inventory of vehicle on-board technology components.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MBA

Business Planning Analyst Resume

Summary : Secure a rewarding position that will add to and/or further enhance my skills and experience. Experience in generating reports for Leadership in a variety of data types and presentation formats.

Skills : Ms. Office Suite, Inventory Control, Project Management, Process Improvement.

Description :

    1. Responsible for weekly Regional report generation.
    2. Escalated and monitored responses from the region to update reporting to current information before sending it to leadership.
    3. Updated Deal Tracker data for each deal when entering into the pipeline to allow for an understanding of roles.
    4. Assisted in testing and development of new reporting tools and methods.
    5. Distributed reports based on World-Wide reporting standards set within the PPMC reporting tool.
    6. Responsible for supporting the overall business planning process for the Consumer Telecommunications Service.
    7. Responsible for assisting the development of short and long-term project planning cost analysis and special projects as required in the field offices.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA In Business Administration