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Join a team of diverse professionals at Farmers to acquire skills on the job and apply your learned knowledge to future roles at Farmers.
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Execute long term planning (typically 4 weeks to 18+ months or more) including forecasting and scheduling.
Partners closely with business stakeholders to optimize staffing capacity and service levels for multiple lines of business.
Execute monthly forecasting process to provide insight and recommendations to the budgeting and CAP process.
Essential Job Functions
Execute and complete ad hoc requests prompted by changes in tools, underwriting or other business need.
Conduct analysis to determine impacts to staffing, workflow and process.
Communicate delivery of results to business partners in order to drive effective solutions for schedule optimization and performance.
Conduct monthly and quarterly review process based on collaboration with Product team.
Regularly interact and partner with director and senior level leadership teams to develop plans, review forecasts and provide guidance and recommendations.
Build and maintain business partnerships with internal groups such as vendor teams, Strategic Execution, Finance, UoF and Compliance to collaborate on observations, projects and best practices.
Manage and maintain long term (typically 4 weeks to 18+ months or more) workload and shrinkage forecasts based on seasonal patterns, capacity and staffing.
Apply complex statistical methods, translate trends and reporting to provide sound recommendations to business partners.
Consider historical trends company strategy and initiatives to offer alternatives and solutions in order to reach desired service levels.
Execute long term scheduling items on more complex changes such as shift bids and PTO balance management.
Partner closely with the Finance team for budgeting, creating financial forecasts, and supporting Capital Appropriations Proposals and other business cases.
Continuously seek out opportunities for process improvement and update process documents based on best practices.
Participate in projects as needed and serve as technical subject matter expert within working groups.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Sits or stands for extended periods of time, up to a full work shift.
Occasionally reaches overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling, and stooping.
Occasionally moves, lifts, carries, and places objects and supplies weighing 0-10 pounds without assistance.
Listens to, interprets, and differentiates auditory information (e.g. others speaking) at normal speaking levels with or without correction.
Visually verifies and reads information.
Visually locates material, resources and other objects.
Ability to operate a computer for extended periods of time, up to a full work shift.
Physical dexterity sufficient to use hands, arms, and shoulders repetitively to operate keyboard and other office equipment up to a full work shift.
This position operates in an open office working environment which will include normal and customary distractions, noise, and interruptions.
High school diploma or equivalent required.
Bachelor's degree preferred.
3-5 years experience within a Workforce Management role required.
4 years contact center experience preferred.
3 years demonstrated forecasting experience preferred.