Lead Process Mgr Supply Chain (F&B - Forecasting & Capacity)
Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America’s leading retailers.
At Target, food is life. So it’s the mission of our newly integrated Food & Beverage organization to help our guests more easily discover the joy of food. We thrive on giving families new favorite ways to eat well and cook less, simply and affordably. With curated in-store experiences and a streamlined assortment designed to inspire and save time, we understand the importance of food to our guests’ everyday life—from snack duty at soccer practice to important family gatherings and holidays. Join our centralized Food & Beverage team where you’ll partner with people from literally every area of the business. Here, you’ll help dream up new ways to offer our guests a reliably wonderful experience with the freshness, selection and value they expect and deserve from Target.
A role within the Food & Beverage Supply Chain Engineering & Optimization team means being at the heart of our perpetual reimagining while ensuring solutions are integrated across supply chain and store operations. You will work cross-functionally with experts from across GSCL and stores to support co-creation of solutions to reduce labor cost, improve speed and quality for replenishment & fulfillment activities. You will help scope a broad set of initiatives and ideas to help identify the specific problem scope, potential impact and the resources needed to solve. You’ll also be actively engaged in developing solutions alongside experts from across the organization including Field Operations, Operating Solutions Design, Store Operations, TTS, Inventory Management and Data Science.
As a Lead Process Manager in Food and Beverage Supply Chain, you will be a critical part of a team focused on enabling deeper and broader collaboration between Stores and GSCL to achieve Target’s goals. You will assist with and expedite requests from store leaders to identify and prioritize solutions. You will facilitate communication and alignment between GSCL and store teams on high profile initiatives to enable progress toward our goals. You will consult on end to end process development for some initiatives and lead as a project manager where needed for projects originating from store partners. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.
4-year degree or equivalent experience in relevant field
5-10 years supply chain and/or stores experience
Demonstrated experience managing complex projects or programs and comfortability with project management tools
Strong communication and facilitation skills that can be tailored to different audiences and environments
Ability to think in terms of the future state, challenging the status quo, and identifying paths from current to future statue
Highly flexible and comfortable working in an ambiguous, fast-paced environment
Ability to manage multiple parallel efforts within a complex, highly matrixed organization
Comfortable navigating and leading through ambiguous situations, across diverse stakeholders, and influencing without authority
Understanding of financial modeling
Experience in direct to guest fulfillment
Experience in stores replenishment
Experience developing or launching new business capabilities
Certifications: Project Management Professional (PMP) or Agile credentials
Lean / 6 Sigma experience
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.
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