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Operations Key Initiatives Leader

Equifax is hiring an Unemployment Key Initiative Leader, to be located in its Earth City (MO) service center!  The Key Initiative Leader will drive execution and strategy of projects related to the successful fulfillment of Equifax’s Unemployment Cost Management solution.  The role plays a pivotal component of the successful execution of corporate and business unit program roll outs. The Key Initiative Leader engages the right subject matter experts including functional, technical, and process automation to ensure the project/program is successful. The individual is the catalyst of change, both with people and processes. This key role will work closely with the Operations Leadership Team as well as the business unit, sales, finance, legal, IT, and external clients & partners as an Operations Team owner on major projects.


What you’ll do

  • Develop key working relationships with cross-functional business partners within Equifax.

  • Perform program risk management, and identify and implement risk resolution remedies.

  • Monitor and communicate program measures of success, plans, status, issues and risks in a timely manner to team members, stakeholders and senior level management.

  • Define program controls and governance – processes, procedures, reporting and policies – to manage the overall program.

  • Direct resources, stakeholders and deliverables aligned across multiple interdependent projects within the program.

  • Ensure program deliverables align to the program’s desired outcome and supports business initiatives and strategies.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to support continuous process improvement and automation to drive further efficiencies (i.e. Noble Workforce Management, RPA, Quality Management, etc.)


What experience you need 

  • Bachelor degree in a related field required

  • 10+ years business experience

  • 5+ years first-hand experience managing projects with integrations or automation of manual processes in a large corporate environment

  • 5+ years leading and executing key strategic programs, working across multiple stakeholder groups

What could set you apart

  • MBA

  • Unemployment Cost Management knowledge

  • 5+ years in a large, multi-BU corporate environment

  • Solid understanding of solution needs and influencing product, sales and other stakeholders

  • Experience working with technology stakeholders, developers, and architects

  • Analytics experience (reporting and analysis)


We offer comprehensive compensation and healthcare packages, 401k matching, paid time off, and organizational growth potential through our online learning platform with guided career tracks.

If this sounds like somewhere you want to work, don’t delay, apply today - we’re looking for you!

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Who is Equifax?

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence. ​​​​​​​

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best.

Equifax is an Equal Opportunity employer, and qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ancestry, age, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, service in the Armed Forces, protected veteran status, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, citizenship status or any other status protected by law.

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