16 days old

Lead Operations Analyst

Minneapolis, MN 55415

About us:

Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of Americas leading retailers.

Right on pace with Targets distinctive retail brand, Target Store Operations is continuing to transform the way it operates. Here, your work directly supports the store mission to be the guest favorite through successfully developing and communicating the processes for operations, style and experience, new structures, new operating models and new technology, and utilizing workforce management activities for our 1,800 locations nationwide. Store Operations manages and enhances the informational resources for researching and resolving operational issues, while guiding and communicating with the field team and leaders who use them. Are you a customer service enthusiast who can actively listen to many points of view and then visualize how theyll perform when operationalized in a store? Are you happy to partner with leaders as well as field team members who are often the experts on how well a process is working? Can you creatively envision more efficient processes and how theyll deliver a better experience for guests and team members? Do you possess the innovative mindset to question the status quo, and the confidence to work under varying degrees of ambiguity and well-informed experimentation? Then youll have success on one of our dynamic teams.

A role with Process Operations means a big opportunity to apply your logistics, supply chain and fulfillment experience to continuously improve the strategies that fuel behind-the-scenes processes like fulfillment, replenishment and inventory accuracy.

As a Lead Operations Analyst in Process Operations, youll be responsible for analyzing store operational and performance results, measuring key Store Operations objectives, and creating leadership reporting to monitor business trends. The Lead Operations Analyst position works closely with process experts and reporting product owners across Store Operations to proactively identify and communicate actionable data insights and trends for new processes and will support scoping of future projects. This role will use critical thinking skills to work with partners across Store Operations, Data Sciences, Finance, HR and other enterprise partners and share data and metrics to help solve business problems and identify opportunities to further enhance the guest experience in our stores. You will need to leverage a strong sense of curiosity to dig into data to understand themes, patterns, and issues, and look beyond data, identify the root cause, and proactively provide business recommendations. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.

About you:

  • Four-year degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • 6+ years of work experience in data analytics, financial analysis or reporting, preferably in an operational or retail environment
  • Experience establishing and maintaining cross-functional relationships, problem solving through ambiguity, driving work forward independently, and navigating conflicting priorities
  • Demonstrated ability to influence various levels through data and storytelling
  • Strong analytical, written and verbal communication and project management skills
  • Experience with writing and understanding SQL and using analytical tools such as SSAS and DOMO
  • High level of proficiency and experience working in the Microsoft Office suite

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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Posted: 2019-11-26 Expires: 2019-12-26

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