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Sr Manager, Business Solutions

Tapestry

Las Vegas, NV, US

Explore the possibilities across our global house of brands.

Defined by inclusivity rather than exclusivity, Tapestry embraces the exploration of individuality and invests in helping you grow personally and professionally. Every individual in our global house has the opportunity to make an impact, learn and be part of our growing and unique story.

At Tapestry, we have the freedom to express ourselves and run with our best ideas across Coach, Kate Spade New York, and Stuart Weitzman. We share a profound belief in both our individual and collective potential, and know that with hard work and dedication, anything is possible.

The role will report to the Director, Business Solutions, Fulfillment & Logistics Systems and be responsible for providing systems support for the Tapestry West Coast Fulfillment Center.  In this role, the person will be required to understand the business needs of these areas and to design and implement the appropriate technology solutions.  

 

 

The successful individual will leverage their proficiency in Distribution & Logistics Systems to...

  • Lead & implement project initiatives in areas of Distribution & Logistics Systems,
  • Partner with stakeholders to translate business requirements into systems solutions
  • Develop functional and technical designs, configurations, guide developers, conduct system testing and coordinate user testing/training
  • Operationalize solution through hyper-care and transition to support teams
  • Actively seek out and drive continuous improvement opportunities across business processes and system solutions
  • Manage projects including resource allocations, financials/budgets, work plans, issue & risk management and status reporting
  • Ensure adherence to global design, technical architecture, standards, audit and change management.

 

 

The accomplished individual will possess...

  • Ability to drive process and system transformation to deliver end-to-end solutions
  • Proficient knowledge of Warehouse Management Systems and processes, preferably Manhattan Associates.
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong inter-personal and organization skills
  • Ability to develop strong partnership with the Distribution Center business units in the implementation and support of applications.
  • Ability to understand and prioritize system needs, and translate business requirements into viable system solutions
  • Strong understanding of all the systems that are currently used by the business partners and their impact on each other
  • Effective leadership skills for the IS team. This individual will have 2 direct reports and will also be responsible for managing consultants depending on the projects.

 

An outstanding professional will have...

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field preferred.  MS or MBA degree a plus.
  • 6-8 years of experience in IT with a broad range of exposure to all aspects of IT: project planning, systems analysis, application development and deployment.
  • 2-4 years’ experience with Warehouse Management Systems, preferably Manhattan Associates
  • 3-5 years of management experience, i.e. coaching, mentoring, and managing a team.
  • Ability to work in a matrix environment
  • Strong project management skills with a proven track record

Our Competencies for All Employees

  • Drive for Results: Can be counted on to exceed goals successfully; is constantly and consistently one of the top performers; very bottom-line oriented; steadfastly pushes self and others for results.
  • Customer Focus: Is dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers; gets first-hand customer information and uses it for improvements in products and services; acts with customers in mind; establishes and maintains effective relationships with customers and gains their trust and respect.
  • Creativity: Comes up with a lot of new and unique ideas; easily makes connections among previously unrelated notions; tends to be seen as original and value-added in brainstorming settings.
  • Interpersonal Savvy: Relates well to all kinds of people, up, down, and sideways, inside and outside the organization; builds appropriate rapport; builds constructive and effective relationships; uses diplomacy and tact; can diffuse even high-tension situations comfortably.
  • Learning on the Fly: Learns quickly when facing new problems; a relentless and versatile learner; open to change; analyzes both successes and failures for clues to improvement; experiments and will try anything to find solutions; enjoys the challenge of unfamiliar tasks; quickly grasps the essence and the underlying structure of anything.
  • Perseverance: Pursues everything with energy, drive, and a need to finish; seldom gives up before finishing, especially in the face of resistance or setbacks.
  • Dealing with Ambiguity: Can effectively cope with change; can shift gears comfortably; can decide and act without having the total picture; isn’t upset when things are up in the air; doesn’t have to finish things before moving on; can comfortably handle risk and uncertainty.

Our Competencies for All People Managers

  • Strategic Agility: Sees ahead clearly; can anticipate future consequences and trends accurately; has broad knowledge and perspective; is future oriented; can articulately paint credible pictures and visions of possibilities and likelihoods; can create competitive and breakthrough strategies and plans.
  • Building Effective Teams: Blends people into teams when needed; creates strong morale and spirit in their team; shares wins and successes; fosters open dialogue; lets people finish and be responsible for their work; defines success in terms of the whole team; creates a feeling of belonging in the team.
  • Managerial Courage: Doesn’t hold back anything that needs to be said; provides current, direct, complete, and “actionable” positive and corrective feedback to others; lets people know where they stand; faces up to people problems on any person or situation (not including direct reports) quickly and directly; is not afraid to take negative action when necessary.

Tapestry, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and we pride ourselves on hiring and developing the best people. All employment decisions (including recruitment, hiring, promotion, compensation, transfer, training, discipline and termination) are based on the applicant’s or employee’s qualifications as they relate to the requirements of the position under consideration. These decisions are made without regard to age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic characteristics, race, color, creed, religion, ethnicity, national origin, alienage, citizenship, disability, marital status, military status, pregnancy, or any other legally-recognized protected basis prohibited by applicable law. #LI-JW1 Visit Tapestry, Inc. at http://www.tapestry.com/

Req ID:  90648


Nearest Major Market: Las Vegas