Sr Program Owner Waste Minimization Property Management

Employer
Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Posted
Sep 30, 2017
Closes
Oct 20, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time
Sr. Program Owner - Property ManagementPrimary FunctionThe Waste Minimization team works to provide the best donation, organics, recycling and trash solutions to Target team members, guests, and communities across the United States. Our goal is to minimize the volume and cost of trash disposal while increasing donation, organics and recycling volume and revenue.  The Sr. Program Owner is responsible for managing Waste Minimization programs on behalf of Target Corporation.  Communicates regularly with key partners, demonstrates leadership skills, and effectively manages responsibilities with a high level of independence.Duties and Responsibilities
  • Drive strategy and innovation through deep understanding of programs including development of tools, resources and appropriate communication
  • Work closely with key partners to influence outcomes and drive results
  • Define and lead vendor routines; create and maintain productive vendor relationships
  • Recommend and implement program goals and initiatives
  • Identify, recommend and implement process improvements
  • Leverage data and experience to identify issues, complete root cause analysis and resolve issues
  • Ensure compliance in programs
  • Attentive of industry trends and develop relationships with contacts
  • Demonstrated subject matter expert within the Waste Minimization Team
  • Take leadership role in carrying out direction set forth by corporate objectives
Minimum Requirements
  • Four-year College Degree
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving and logical reasoning skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Strong multi-tasking and project management skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite