The Sr IT Project Manager for eCommerce Systems will be responsible for leading GNC’s IT eCommerce team. This individual will manage all current and future projects that involve the eCommerce systems and will work closely with the eCommerce team to develop a systems roadmap. This person will provide thought leadership and guidance to the eCommerce and IT teams.
IT Operations Management:
Ensure strategy for area is aligned with corporate strategies.
Manage financials for realm of responsibility.
Maintain minimal business disruptions.
Protect corporate and personal data.
Provide innovative ideas to drive business growth, efficiency and employee engagement.
Hiring, training, motivating and evaluating staff.
Career development of associates.
Managing relationships with vendors.
Resolving issues with vendors that might arise.
Contract negotiation and reviews.
Managing according to terms of contracts (SLA, costs, etc.).
Evaluating additional partners for current/future initiatives.
Manage scope, schedule and budget throughout lifecycle of project (planning through implementation).
Set appropriate project priorities, deadlines and delivery schedule.
Manage project resources insuring resources are fully utilized.
Manage large, complex, cross functional efforts.
Reporting on project status (schedule, scope/CR and budget)
Demonstrates strong strategic skills and breadth of perspective
Demonstrate the ability to direct, support, or empower as the situation warrants
Communicate vision and enlist staff
Demonstrate an orientation toward the future
Make decisions and take actions within a strategic context
Understand the needs of both internal and external customers, solicit feedback
Elevate the needs of the customer to improve effectiveness and efficiency
Understand health and sports nutrition markets as well as the competition
Meet our commitments and exceed the expectations of others
Establish goals that challenge, stretch and lead to breakthrough performance
Acknowledge our mistakes and embrace the opportunity to improve
Use objectivity and data to make sound decisions
10+ years of relevant experience and 12+ years of IT experience.
Retail Experience with cross functional experience and domain experience in multiple areas.
eCommerce experience a plus.
Bachelor Degree in Business Admin, Computer Science, MIS or relevant field; Master’s degree preferred.