12 days old

Manager of Business Intelligence

Framingham, MA 01701

**Position Summary:**

The Merchandising Operations and Vendor Management Team is seeking a Manager of Business Intelligence to partner with the IT organization to create and support user-facing tools that drive insightful decision making for Merchants, Vendors and Merchant support functions.

This role will be accountable for managing the development of interactive, drillable, visually appealing dashboards, scorecards, and self-service reporting tools across multiple channels and business units. In addition, this function will develop a program to manage the various data feeds that Staples sends to our product vendors in order to take advantage of key programs and selling opportunities. The right candidate must be able to serve as an effective translator between technical development teams and the business.


Project manage enterprise data and reporting projects in partnership with SDS

+ Oversee the pipeline of incoming projects and assist in prioritization

+ Participate in PI Planning each quarter to ensure that Merchandisings priorities are in line with SDS plans

+ Shepherd the requirements gathering process from concept to documentation to execution

+ Manage communication between project participants to minimize misunderstandings and set realistic, agreed upon development and execution requirements, deliverables and timelines

Manage product vendor data feeds program

+ Design and implement a program to proactively manage data feeds that Staples sends to product vendors and Merchandising analytics partners

+ Build a discipline of proactive identification of potential feed issues and/or opportunities

+ Organize a process to manage issues or enhancements that are surfaced by vendor partners

+ Help prioritize and project manage new feed builds and existing feed enhancements

Provide ad hoc data and reporting support for the Merchandising team

+ Assist (as needed) with basic reporting requests

+ Assist (as needed) with basic ad hoc data pull requests

+ Be a resident data expert know how to find it and be able to explain what it means


**Required Qualifications:**

+ BS / BA, preferably in Business, Computer Science or Information Systems

+ Proven experience managing complex projects with technical partners and the business

+ 5+ years in a highly analytical, results-driven environment

+ Experience working with large, complex data sets

+ Knowledge of relational and dimensional database structures, theories, principles, and practices

+ Comfortable working both independently with minimal supervision and closely in a team setting

**Preferred Competencies:**

+ Proven skills in developing and writing business and technical requirements for new projects

+ Experience managing user training programs for applications

_Staples is The Worklife Fulfillment Company, helping businesses of all sizes be more productive, connected and inspired. With dedicated account teams, category professionals, innovative brands and a curated product assortment for business, Staples provides customized solutions to help organizations achieve their goals. Interested in joining the team? Check out our_ _perks and benefits_ _!_

_Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law._


Posted: 2020-06-26 Expires: 2020-07-26

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