JESSICA A.
ChicagoIL

OBM | Operations Manager | Project Manager

You did not make the hard choice to go from employee to entrepreneur to have a mediocre life, so why are you settling for a mediocre business? Are you struggling with managing your daily operations or managing your project? Managing a business without a well-defined strategic plan is like trying to chart a successful voyage without a map. Experienced at helping leaders take stock of internal strengths, note weaknesses, and identify those key business activities from both front-end and back-end that lie at the foundation of success and drive the bottom line; I offer ingenious clarity, stability, and creative customized solutions to reach objectives and strategic goals in areas such as: • Accounting & Finance • Administration • Human Resources • Marketing • Operations Management • Product Management • Project Management • Sales With an inventory of the business, I work closely with leaders at all levels to determine the current true position of the business, the ideal 'destination' and the disparity between those two visions. Business, operations, and project management with me means I train, consult, coach, implement, and manage projects with you. I foster long-lasting relationships based on integrity, reliability, trust, and transparency. When you work with me, you get a partner who’s committed to helping you realize the full potential of your business, from ideation to execution - and we won’t stop until we make it a reality and see your business thrive. Your aspirations —to live your life on your own terms —-with more flexibility, freedom, and financial reward are realistic. Making your journey our journey, we collaborate from start to finish, and work side by side to bring your vision for tomorrow to life. You are in the right place if you are a busy business owner who is: • Overwhelmed from wearing too many hats. • Needing help developing and implementing marketing strategies. • Needing useful and timely financial information and key financial ratios. • Assessing your risk management. • Ineffective scope management, scheduling, milestone and deliverables management, budget management, and communication to stakeholders of your projects. • Difficulty setting effective roadmaps in product management. • Analyzing data to help make better business decisions. Working with me you will get some of the following: • Confidence and clarity working with a problem-solving specialist experienced in providing quality consulting and coaching to promote peace of mind and continued sustainable growth. • Better risk mitigation strategies, proficient scope management, elimination of scope creep, timely deliverables, effective communication between stakeholders, and compliance with customized solutions. • Improved cash flow management, efficient budgeting, effective overhead management, reduction of operational waste, and better financial forecasting. • Streamlined operations and increased efficiency for more effective decision-making. • A partner in reaching strategic goals and tackling difficult business hotspots so you can focus on what matters most to you. • Hours of your time back so you can grow your business, pursue your passions, spend time with your family, or just enjoy a leisurely stroll. • A well-balanced unique blend of “hard” and “soft” business skills. • Exceptional organizational skills. • Accessibility with reliable, clear, and concise communication. My Results in Numbers: • Generated $11.3 million in sales • Decreased operating expenses by 29% • Increased A/R turnover by 34% • Improved inventory turnover by 58% • Improved manufacturing shop job flow by 62% • Improved quality control by 81% • Improved sales closures by 48% • Improved staff retention rate by 98% Client Reviews: Uploading soon…

Skills

  • Project Plans
  • Agile Project Management
  • Critical Thinking Skills
  • Analytics
  • Leadership Skills
  • Project Risk Management
  • Project Management
  • Time Management
  • Data Analytics