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SHERIFF - SPECIAL PROJECTS ANALYST

Peoria County

Peoria County

IT
Peoria County, IL, USA
Posted on Monday, February 5, 2024

SHERIFF - SPECIAL PROJECTS ANALYST



Job Description Summary

The Special Projects Analyst plays a key role in improving Sheriff business processes and documenting best practices. The Special Projects Analyst understands Sheriff Office business processes and recommends solutions for process improvement across the Sheriff’s Office. The Special Projects Analyst balances IT technical expertise with a general understanding of Sheriff’s Office procedures and objectives to provide innovative, efficient solutions. In addition, the role of the Special Projects Analyst is to plan, execute, and finalize projects according to PCSO standards, deadlines, and within budget. This includes acquiring resources and coordinating the efforts of team members and vendors to deliver projects according to plan and budget. The Special Projects Analyst also is the Sheriff’s office main point person for Odyssey software operations and other PCSO IT operations and equipment, such as body cameras, inmate debit cards, etc. This position will also be the PCSO’s main grant point person, seeking out grant funding opportunities, submitting grant applications and monitors and submits grant reports as needed.

Bachelor’s degree in Business, Computer Science, or Project Management preferred, or equivalent experience. 2 years process improvement experience and IT and other project management experience in a law enforcement environment. Experience working with integrated IT systems and Jail operation systems.
Previous experience with integrated civil and criminal justice systems preferred but not required. Possesses understanding in the areas of process improvement and design. Demonstrate strong analytical skills with a strong working knowledge of the Sheriff’s Office operations in order to effectively translate Sheriff’s Office needs to process, IT or other solutions. Thorough understanding of project management phases, techniques, and tools. Strong and tested project management skills including risk management. Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills. Ability to manage multiple tasks. Excellent organization and prioritization. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Solid experience with MS Office and Odyssey (jail and financial management software). Must have a valid Illinois driver’s license, access to reliable transportation and proof of insurance. Must be able to maintain confidentiality.


Position : 3300017

Type : INTERNAL & EXTERNAL

Posting Start : 02/05/2024

Posting End : 02/25/2024

Details : Job Details and to Apply

SALARY RANGE: $48,413.47-$72,620.21