To own, develop and continuously improve the product portfolio of technology solutions which support SAP Retail (SCM) functions within the DFS.
DFS has embarked on a 5 year journey to replace legacy systems with implementation of SAP Retail including but not limited to SAP CAR.
This is a strategic initiative to transform processes & systems along with integration to our warehouse logistics systems
Regularly review existing product performance with the DFS business to ensure technology products meet business expectations in terms of quality, availability and functionality
Regularly review product performance within the Global Technology organization to identify continuous improvement opportunities
Develop and maintain healthy relationships with key business process owners to enhance the reputation of Global Technology as a trusted business partner
Seek to identify new processes and procedures to better exploit the technology portfolio to deliver enhanced value to DFS
Undertake business analysis to understand new business requirements and develop ideas to enhance existing systems to meet those requirements
Enforce strong governance processes to manage enhancement demand, ensuring that DFS technology resources are deployed to deliver the best value to DFS
Manage, develop and motivate a small team of business analysts
Collaborate with business colleagues to develop and implement processes to improve governance of SCM & Finance Systems thru implementation of SAP Retail
Minimum 4-6 Full-lifecycle project delivery experience within some or all of the following functions :
Master Data - Merchandise Category & Article Hierarchy, Sites, Articles & Assortment, Omni-Channel Retail Pricing & Promotions
Procurement, Replenishment, Logistics, Pricing, Promotions, Rebates, Omni Channel Sales Mgmt etc.
SAP CAR including integration to POS
Retail Inventory Managements
Retail industry experience is essential (Global retailer, retail consulting, CPG, or FMCG experience preferred)
Minimum 12-15 years of experience in managing and deploying technology solutions for SAP
At least 5 years people management experience
Degree in engineering, computer science or IT-focused business degree is preferred or financial accounting background with excellent IT project management experience
Strong interpersonal skills, effective communication and strong presentation skills