Continually assesses strategic growth needs of FBC and works together with executive management in the development, implementation, measurement and continuous refinement of First Busey Corporation's overall corporate strategy and the resultant strategic initiatives, focusing on profitability, strategic positioning and refinement of specific business lines, regions and entities. This includes planning, monitoring and budgeting of the organization's strategic projects.
Support and communicate eTeam decisions to expand, contract, pivot or cancel initiatives as appropriate.
Develop and maintain inventory of ongoing, future and completed projects with proper documentation, analysis and metrics, and related reporting summaries.
Develop and produce periodic management reports for the eTeam regarding completed and/or ongoing projects.
Utilizes consumer insights and business/market intelligence, syndicated data, sales analysis and corresponding research to identify and capitalize on the most advantageous business opportunities and strategies.
Identifies process improvements to enhance efficiency and effectives across Busey operations.
Collaborates with appropriate groups across Busey to implement workable solutions in support of One Busey and a seamless customer experience.
EDUCATION and TRAINING
Bachelor's degree required.
Experience excelling in a highly matrixed environment with ability to work across business lines and units a plus.
Requires knowledge of Microsoft Office
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal, organizational, analytical, presentation, and critical thinking skills
Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function, including expert knowledge in Busey's lines of business
Experience with project management tools and methods
Work efficiently and strategically with senior management at all levels
Make recommendations/decisions while considering long-term implications
Establish and maintain collaborative partnerships at all levels throughout the organization
Must be able to operate well under ambiguity
EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability
Internal Number: STRAT02545
As of June 30, 2019, First Busey Corporation (Nasdaq: BUSE) was a $9.61 billion financial holding company headquartered in Champaign, Illinois.
Busey Bank, a wholly-owned bank subsidiary with total assets of $7.66 billion as of June 30, 2019, is headquartered in Champaign, Illinois and has 44 banking centers serving Illinois, 13 banking centers in the St. Louis, Missouri metropolitan area, five banking centers serving southwest Florida and a banking center in Indianapolis, Indiana. Through the Busey Wealth Management division, the Company provides asset management, investment and fiduciary services to individuals, businesses and foundations. As of June 30, 2019, assets under care were approximately $7.47 billion. Busey Bank owns a retail payment processing subsidiary, FirsTech, Inc., which processes approximately 28 million transactions per year using online bill payment, lockbox processing and walk-in payments at its 4,000 agent locations in 43 states. More information about FirsTech, Inc. can be found at firstechpayments.com.
Busey Bank was named among Forbes' 2019 Best-In-State Banks—one of five in Illinois and 173 from across the country, equivalent to 2.8% of all banks. ...Best-In-State Banks are awarded for exceptional customer experiences as determined by a survey sample of 25,000+ banking customers who rated banks on trust, terms and conditions, branch services, digital services and financial advice.
TheBANK of Edwardsville, a wholly-owned bank subsidiary of the Company with total assets of $1.95 billion as of June 30, 2019, is headquartered in Edwardsville, Illinois and has 19 banking centers. Through TheBANK of Edwardsville Wealth Management division, the Company provides asset management, investment and fiduciary services to individuals, businesses and foundations. As of June 30, 2019, assets under care were approximately $1.50 billion.
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