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Operations Analyst

​Agricorp is looking for an Operations Analyst to join our Program Quality Assurance and Performance Standards Operations team in the Program Delivery division.

The Role

The Operations Analyst supports and provides direct service delivery for small, medium and moderately complex assignments in their respective area of expertise to help improve the external customer experience. This role provides regular senior-level reporting and analysis on the department's performance and acts as the first point of contact for stakeholders. In this role, you will:

  • Support moderately complex assignments in the area of expertise (i.e. program quality assurance, change implementation, or escalated issue resolution), including overall project management and the design and delivery of the process and tools to be implemented
  • Use standardized methodology and makes recommendations in area of focus to provide consistent, predictable success
  • Provide complex critical thinking and senior level analysis in assigned program area, including preparation of reports, trend analysis and recommendations for changes to reporting formats to increase the value of the reports for senior leaders in setting strategic plans and actions
  • Respond to inquiries in a timely fashion, making sure that issues requiring senior level attention are escalated and that a response is provided to all stakeholders within the established timelines
  • Interpret customer needs and ensure viable solutions are in place to improve customer service
  • Provide proactive and responsive advice and direction to stakeholders on standardized process steps in area of focus to ensure a consistent approach is maintained for increased predictability in successful outcomes
  • Act as first point of contact for internal stakeholder inquiries, which involves working with all levels of staff and management both within and outside of the division
  • Ensure analysis of the impact of a change or decision to the business is completed and factored into the plans

​Job status: Permanent
Salary range: Open
Location: Guelph – Massey Road

Qualifications

  • Post-secondary education in business administration or general arts, or equivalent work experience
  • Three to five years' claims experience
  • Insurance, finance and/or agricultural industry experience required
  • Experience communicating to diverse stakeholders with influence and authority
  • Public sector experience an asset
  • Knowledge and understanding of Agricorp programs is an asset
  • Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) designation is an asset
  • Intent to pursue a designation in Change Implementation, Project Management or Issue Resolution an asset

Key Competencies​​

  • Critical judgement, decision making and problem solving – Uses critical judgement to make decisions and solve problems involving varied levels of complexity, ambiguity and risk
  • Information gathering and processing – Locates and collects data from appropriate sources and analyzing it to prepare meaningful and concise reports and summarize information
  • Client Focus – Provides service excellence to internal and external clients
  • Planning & Organizing – Develops, implements, evaluates and adjusts plans to reach goals, while ensuring the optimal use of resources
  • Change Advocacy – Advocates, leads and enables the process of change while helping others deal with the transition
  • Initiative – Identifies and deals with situations and issues proactively and persistently, seizing opportunities that arise
  • Achieving quality results – Focuses efforts on managing one's self to achieve high-quality results consistent with the organization's standards and measures, while managing risk

​​Background

As an agency of the Government of Ontario, Agricorp works with partners to contribute to a vibrant and sustainable agricultural industry. With more than 400 employees serving more than 44,000 producers province-wide, Agricorp delivers programs that help producers manage risk and remain financially secure. The agency was established in 1997 by the provincial government under the authority of the AgriCorp Act, 1996.

Agricorp delivers a variety of programs and payments on behalf of the federal and provincial governments, including AgriStability, Farm Business Registration and Production Insurance. Please see the full list of programs for more information.

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To apply for this position, complete the online Application for Employment.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted directly.

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