EY JDA Merchandising Manager in Des Moines, Iowa
JDA Merchandising Manager
Requisition # UNI00G9N
Post Date Oct 08, 2020
This is a rapidly growing area, so you will have plenty of opportunity to spread your wings and develop your skillset to keep up with the ever-growing demands of the digital landscape. Most of your time will be spent embedded with our clients’ team and we’ll look to you to provide our clients with a unique business perspective on how they must continue to innovate and remain competitive in this ever-changing industry.
Your Key Responsibilities
You will focus on the evaluation, design, customization and optimization of Digital and Cloud based solutions in support of major Merchandising processes. You will team with various EY groups with digital capabilities to pursue and deliver digital engagements and deliver solutions that will bring our client’s digital vision and strategy to life.
Skills and attributes for success
Working in project teams through agreed upon phases ofproject governance, requirements definition, vendor selection, riskanalysis, customization, testing, training and rollout of a client'sproject lifecycle
Leading team members in developing applicablemethodologies, tools, approaches, points of view, thought leadership andaccelerators to differentiate EY in the Digital and Emerging Technology Consultingmarket
Providing broad technical and functional knowledge ofvarious key technology and business platforms
Teaming with client technology professionals, andthird-party strategic alliances
Developing long-term relationships and networks bothinternally and externally
Interacting and communicating effectively withteammates, clients, stakeholders, and executives
To qualify for the role you musthave:
Bachelor's degree and 10 or more years of relatedwork experience
Extensive experiencewithin leadership role and responsibilities delivering projects in SupplyChain Management, with focus toward Core Merchandising, PromotionalManagement, Category Management and Merchandise Financial Planning, as abusiness domain.
A good understandingof Value Chain Synchronization and Supply Chain Re- Invention will bebeneficial
Thesuccessful candidate must also be willing and able to travel 70-90% of awork schedule
Hands-onknowledge of BY (formerly JDA) Portfolio Merchandise Management, BYCategory Management Suite and/or BY Enterprise Planning
Experience withAdvanced Planning tools like JDA, OM Partners, o9 and/or Kinaxis isrequired.
Experience with BlueYonder Supply Chain software with deep functional / domain expertise andhands on experiences in configurations, training, knowledge transfer,customer communications and documentations
Led and managed minimum2-3 full lifecycle Supply Chain implementations in large and complexenvironment
Lead and participate in:
Analyze and transformto application requirements
Lead Functional Designapproval process
Strong interaction withdevelopment team to test and delivery the solution
Assist customer duringUAT
Prepare and Reviewdocumentations
Working experience withOnsite & Offshore delivery model environment is preferred.
Subject matter in thefollowing Supply Chain areas:
Ideally, you’ll also have
Degree emphasis in Computer Science, IT, ComputerEngineering, MIS, Mathematics desired; Master’s degree in one of theseareas preferred
Certifications and prior consulting experience highlypreferred
What we look for
We’re interested in passionate leaders with a strong vision and a desire to stay on top of trends in the Digital and Emerging Technology space. If you have a strong passion for helping businesses achieve their digital strategy, this role is for you.
What working at EY offers
We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, both pension and 401(k) plans, a minimum of 15 days of vacation plus ten observed holidays and three paid personal days, and a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being. Plus, we offer:
The opportunity to manage a portfolio of talent withina designated service line
A collaborative environment where everyone workstogether to create a better working world
Excellent training and development prospects, boththrough established programs and on-the-job training
An excellent team of senior colleagues, dedicated tomanaging and varying your workload
As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and consulting services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.
Join us in building a better workingworld. Apply today.
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