Sr Project Manager Supply Chain- Operations Solutions Design Team

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Apr 21, 2021
May 09, 2021
Employment Status
Full Time
About us:

Target is one of the world's most recognized brands and one of America's leading retailers.

Target Global Supply Chain and Logistics is evolving at an incredible pace. We are constantly reimagining how we get the right product to the right guest even better, faster and more cost effectively than before. We are becoming more intelligent, automated and algorithmic in our decision-making, so that no matter how guests shop-in stores or on deliver the convenience and immediate gratification they demand and deserve. We are on a mission to win decisively over any competitor, with a seamless and superior guest service experience unlike any they can offer. Our teams work with the agility our mission requires, and we constantly come together to implement new processes in record time. So we're looking for exceptional people who are proactive, creative, independent, innovative, risk-savvy and comfortable working in varying degrees of ambiguity. Are you a critical thinker who seeks the root cause and can analyze both qualitatively and quantitatively? Are you a creative problem-solver who simplifies problems, quickly identifies solutions, commits to a plan and then positively influences others to execute it? If so, you will have success on one of our dynamic teams.

A role on the Supply Chain Operations Solutions Design Team means being at the heart of our perpetual reimagining while supporting current Warehouse Management solutions. This group is the think tank and laboratory for the innovative ideas that spark change throughout the supply chain. We are inventors, metrics masters, data geeks, testers, triers, course-correctors and askers of the all-important question "What if ... ?" This team designs, influences and supports operating solutions inclusive of business processes and underlying technology and systems. Your specific expertise - whether it's people, process, technology, or data - will be felt well beyond the boundaries of the Global Supply Chain organization, positively impacting Target team members and guests alike.

As a Senior Project Manager, you will be a critical part of an Agile Team, working in two week sprints. You will work with a broad set of supply chain stakeholders, data scientists, field facing team members, internal and external automation teams, and technical partners to collaborate on the best solutions to optimize for cost, speed, accuracy, and simplicity. You will assist analyzing and supporting current and new Warehouse Management Systems. You will be accountable to contributing to the delivery of the initiative portfolio toward the end state vision and seek end-to-end solutions with guest-focused outcomes. You will also develop content and material to educate and train process executors. Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job description. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.

About you:
  • 4-year degree or equivalent experience in relevant field
  • 2-4 years supply chain or supply chain support area experience
  • Proficient in data mining, analysis, and statistical fundamentals (Lean / 6 Sigma experience a plus)
  • Comfortable self-directing, self-motivating and solving for the optimal path forward where not defined
  • Proven ability to work among ambiguous direction, fast paced environments, and willing to travel

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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