Document Production Publication Analyst

Location
Jersey City
Posted
Mar 22, 2013
Closes
Apr 21, 2013
Contact
Human Resources
Category
Publishing
Duration
Full Time
Document Production Publication Analyst
# Positions: 1

Overview:
A leading source of information about risk, Verisk provides data, analytics, and decision-support services to professionals in many fields, including insurance, finance, real estate, health services, government, human resources, and risk management. Using advanced technologies to collect, analyze, develop, and deliver information, Verisk helps customers evaluate and manage risk. The company draws on vast expertise in actuarial science, insurance coverages, fire protection, fraud prevention, catastrophe and weather risk, predictive modeling, data management, economic forecasting, social and technological trends, and many other fields. To meet the needs of diverse clients, Verisk employs an experienced staff of business and technical specialists, analysts, and certified professionals. In the United States and around the world, Verisk helps customers protect people, property, and financial assets. For more information, please visit our website www.jobs-isofamily.icims.com. Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer.

Responsibilities:
•Assemble requirements for software- and workflow-related projects. Identify the problem or opportunity and desired results by asking insightful and targeted questions. Serve as liaison between users and development group.
•Write requirements documents containing all business, user, functional and non-functional requirements for projects. Provide insight into both the as-is and to-be states of the business area. Conduct review and approval processes with project sponsor.
•Perform problem analysis of software and processes relating to the creation of insurance documents. Work with specialist or consultant to identify solution using models or abstract representations.
•Create test plans and conduct product, functional, regression and exception testing. Document and communicate test results and appropriate solutions.
•Provide end-user support including training for Publication Support personnel. Update user guides and workflow documents.
•Initiate small and non-complex projects by gaining stakeholder buy-in and clearly defining sponsor expectations.
•Create or update basic project plan which contains a schedule of activities. Ensure proper sequencing of activities on the plan, and ensure duration estimates are on target.
•Execute project plan by making information readily available to team members / stakeholders. Properly close the project. Update and archive all project information.
•Meet and understand project needs. Clearly explain the roles, responsibilities and procedures of all participants. Effectively manage the project. Respond promptly to problems.
•Make accurate project schedules and status reports available and timely. Consult with Project Sponsor on problem solving issues. Justify and manage schedule changes.
•Limited project and team authority under guidance of specialist or consultant. Works closely with functional manager or sponsor.

Qualifications:
•College degree or equivalent experience preferred.
•At least two years' experience in project-related work preferred.
•Knowledge of ISO products and operations a plus.
•Analytical and decision making ability required.
•Good research skills.
•Good communication, interpersonal, and problem solving skills.
•Ability to work independently with proper direction.
•Computer literate in Microsoft Office (PC) with strong knowledge of Microsoft Word.
•Ability to work in deadline-driven situations.


Please apply online at: https://jobs-verisk.icims.com/jobs/25877/job




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