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Project Manager

Riverwoods, Illinois | Professional/Business Services
Job ID: 84398
Listed on 10/4/2018

KellyMitchell matches the best IT and business talent with premier organizations nationwide. Our clients, ranging from Fortune 500 corporations to rapidly growing high-tech companies, are exceptionally served by our 1500+ IT and business consultants. Our industry is growing rapidly, and now is a great time to launch your career with the KellyMitchell team.

Position Title:  Project Manager


  • The role will monitor authorization performance, identify / develop monitoring mechanisms, and enhance authorization processes.
  • The role requires expertise with credit card data, strong SAS/SQL/Hadoop programming skills, strong analytical skills, and effective communication skills.
  • Ability to deliver in a fast-paced environment, to learn quickly, and attention to detail are essential to the success of this role.
  • Closely monitor authorization performance and identify opportunities to enhance monitoring reports
  • Identify new data elements to improve approval rate, enhance customer experience and control fraud
  • Collaborate with cross-functional business partners on enterprise-wide new initiatives as emerging payment technologies
  • Ensure the authorization systems and processes are operating efficiently and accurately.
  • Perform complex business analyses to support effective decision-making and identify opportunities to optimize existing procedures/strategies


  • 2+ years industry experience in analytical/reporting environment
  • 6+ years of work experience in data mining tools such as SAS, SQL
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment


  • Expertise with SAS/SQL
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to deliver quality reports/analysis in a timely manner
  • Effective analytical, problem-solving, verbal and written communication skills • Ability to work effectively with team members and business partners
  • Ability to formulate business issues into analytical problems and derive actionable solutions
  • Ability to quickly learn new payment technologies and leverage new data into authorization rules


  • Undergraduate degree in quantitative disciplines (mathematics, statistics, computer science, finance, econometrics, etc.) is required