Manager/Project Mgr. for Sears & Kmart Inventory - Footwear in Hoffman Estates, IL at Sears Holdings Corporation

Date Posted: 3/9/2018

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    3333 Beverly Road
    Hoffman Estates, IL
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Job Description

Req/Job ID: 866381BR
Employing Entity: Sears Holdings Management Corporation
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Inventory Management
Store ID: 58491: Sears Holdings Management Corp

The Manager/Project Manager for Inventory will lead the way to automation for the Footwear BU (business unit). This role is responsible for partnering cross functionally with different BUs and vendors to ensure a smooth and successful implementation of the automation software.

The ideal candidate will be process oriented, collaborative and a universal player! Individuals who have a proven track record of successfully leading projects to completion will be given preference. A background in Inventory Management is not necessary to be successful in this role. This position will require significant analysis and a flair for flexibility to go where the business needs exist.

This is an opportunity to make an indelible mark on the on not only the inventory business but the organization as a whole!

Job Requirements

Job Duties & Requirements:
  • ​Bachelor's Degree
  • 2-5 years of requisite experience
  • Advanced MS Excel skills (pivot tables, v look ups, formulas, and macros) with a propensity for conducting analysis
  • High degree of collaboration and ability to partner with all levels of an organization
  • Superior communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Develops and manages project plans to ensure deadlines and results are met
  • Solves complex business/systems issues while considering the big-picture impact of their solutions
  • Partners with stakeholders to establish a documented road map for program goals and targeted implementation time frames
  • Ensures program sponsors and stakeholders are kept appraised of project status
  • Manages large projects spanning cross-functional teams