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Requisition Number 17-0090
Brand DineEquity
Company DineEquity, Inc.
Title Project Manager
City Glendale
State CA
Country United States
Description The Project Manager will

•Lead, manage, and monitor the delivery and execution of key IT projects and programs (on time, on budget and within scope) to further our business strategy
•Develops detailed business requirements, system documentation, use cases and design/workflow procedures for approved projects.
•Consults with business unit leaders to identify and define process improvement opportunities.
•Verifies that the delivered products/processes meet the needs of the business units.
•Ensures that requirements are accurately reflected in project and testing plans so that product/project quality targets can be achieved.
•Provides analysis support during the planning phase of the project so that project costs and return on investment (ROI) are clearly understood and properly prioritized.
•Partners with businesses to prepare project budgets and consults with the business unit to prepare cost/benefit models.
•Prepares project planning documents, schedules and plans, procurement plans, project charters, and project scope statements.
•Prepares project initiation and kick-off materials so that project goals and objectives are clearly communicated and achieved.
•Prepares project controlling documents so that an effective framework is created for project control.
•Works with key business representatives and leadership to ensure that updated business processes are properly tested and validated.
•Effectively communicates project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion.
•Resolves requirements and design issues as required.
•May manage project teams including business users, contractors, and other business analysts• Running infrastructure related projects like desktop implementations and data center migrations.
•Implementation of Change Control/Change Management processes.
•Delivering and supporting Web and mobile web solutions.
•Experienced in working with Vendor solution delivery and offshore resource management.
•A history with working/following Agile/Scrum methodology.
•Proficient in MSProject and Jira… Innotas PPM and Team Foundation Server experience would be a bonus, but not required.

Requirements •Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or MIS or related discipline, MBA desired.
•5-7 years’ experience in business analysis or related role with experience in business process engineering and business process redesign
•Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, delivering on time and within budget and scope.
•Demonstrated project lifecycle experience including business case development, user requirements definition, request for proposal creation, software/vendor selection, design, testing, implementation planning, issue resolution, and post-implementation support.
•Consulting experience a plus.
•Advanced verbal and written communication skills
•Demonstrated highly motivated self-starter.
•Highly organized analytical thinker with creative problem solving skills and strong attention to detail Demonstrated ability to quickly understand and convey new and complex businesses process requirements and specifications
•Highly proficient in the use of Microsoft Project, Excel, Visio, and Access, SQL programming, data mining, ad-hoc reporting, query development, relational databases, and data warehouses.
•Demonstrated ability to extract and synthesize data; conduct and interpret quantitative and qualitative results
Benefits DineEquity rewards your efforts by offering comprehensive and competitive benefits designed with your wellbeing in mind. But wellbeing is not just about your life at work; it’s about your life outside work as well, and it’s also about your family.

Real life – Benefits offered include:

• Health care coverage, like medical, dental, and vision benefits
• Spending accounts to provide a way to save, tax-free, for health care expenses like Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) or a Health Savings Account (HSA)
• Work-life resources through the Employee Assistance Program
• Financial protection for you and your family, including disability and life insurance coverage
• Retirement savings opportunities through a 401(k) plan
• Voluntary benefits like Critical Illness Insurance, Hospital Indemnity Insurance, Accident Insurance, a group legal plan, pet insurance, and identity theft protection
About Company DineEquity was created from a foundation established by IHOP—an American icon to our guests and a franchising company providing strategic, visionary leadership for our franchisees, unparalleled opportunities for our team members, and enhancing value for our shareholders. By bringing Applebee's together with IHOP in 2007, we made a bold, new commitment to our brand-revitalization abilities, to the power of franchising, and made our two businesses more successful than either brand could have been apart.

Who are we?
We are a global leader and envision a future where DineEquity is the world’s leading restaurant company of iconic brands. We are innovators, always trying to deliver a better guest experience and take accountability for our actions. We are committed to the highest ethical standards and build trust through honest, open communication. We foster a nimble, collaborative and creative environment. Our team members embrace these values and see how our actions affect our franchisees, our brands, and in the communities we serve.
DineEquity strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, veteran status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.

The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. DineEquity reserves the right to add, modify, or rescind the duties, responsibilities, or qualifications of job positions at any time. This job description does not constitute a contract of employment and does not change the at-will employment relationship existing between DineEquity and its employees.

DineEquity recruitment policies are designed to place the most highly qualified persons available in a timely and efficient manner. DineEquity may pursue all avenues available, including promotion from within, employee referrals, outside advertising, employment agencies, Internet recruiting, job fairs, college recruiting and search firms.
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