Kohl's Project Planner in Milpitas, California
Job Description:POSITION OBJECTIVE
The Business Integration team serves as the primary liaison between the eCommerce teams and business partners to plan, execute, & deliver projects in accordance with strategic plans and objectives. E-Commerce Project Planners will be assigned projects or functional areas, working directly and cross functionally with IT teams and business partners.
Responsible for overall project management for E-Commerce business teams with project plans, milestones, and deliverables that are documented, managed, and communicated.
Manage identification and resolution of critical business issues. Develop alternative solutions and negotiate successful outcomes.
Lead process definition - Set & align direction, identify business goals and define business timelines.
Manage flow of communication across discipline or functional area.
Assists in determining project approaches, best practices, training support, and solution development as well as work with the IT partners to understand system solutions and application relationships.
Understand technical aspects of system solutions and integration to sufficiently and appropriately communicate technical solution implication and issues to business partners.
Process & Workflow Development
Accountable to thoroughly understand business requirements, technical solutions, and workflow development and ensure they are thoroughly and accurately documented for projects.
Analyze business operations, conduct detailed business process analysis and provide recommendations for process improvements.
Facilitates process change and improvements through best practice definitions.
Analyze performance against goals - define business and process measurements, monitor and measure progress and deliver reporting to support inspection of results.
Initiate & lead business solution definition - evaluate solution 'fit' with short & long term business objectives and confirm impact on other processes and cross-functional business areas.
Assist in coordinating and performing acceptance and functional testing.
Develop and review training materials and conduct training as assigned.
Drive innovation through knowledge of industry best practices and alternate approaches.
- Monitor process and outcomes and collaborate with and leverage business leaders to ensure adoption of best practice to drive business consistently across all business areas.
Excellent decision making and communication (both verbal and written) skills.
Strategic planner that possesses global vision and can interact well with leaders and associates in specified business discipline.
History of effective execution of business enhancements & project implementations, from conception to delivery.
Knowledge of both theoretical and practical aspects of project management
Strong Organizational and Planning Skills, ability to prioritize effectively, manages time well and balances short & long term goals & objectives.
Strong E-Commerce / Multi Channel Experience or Digital Marketing Knowledge
Experience in strategic planning, risk management, & change management
Direct work experience in project management capacity
Qualification in project management or equivalent
Multiple years of Corporate Retail Experience
Job Title:Project PlannerAuto req ID:42584BRPosting Location:9702:Kohl's Digital Center Position Focus:Corporate Pay Basis:Annual Position Type:full-time Career Area:E-Commerce & Internet Company Overview:At Kohl’s, we’re always looking ahead to creating the next great thing. Since 1962, our people have been our biggest asset and every great thing we do is thanks to the great people we hire.State - Search by State only - Use Location for Zip or City and State:California City:MilpitasZip Code:95035