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Senior Director Supply Chain Strategy & Business Operations

Company: Nordstrom Inc.
Location: Seattle
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionAre you obsessed with redefining the landscape of retail supply chain? - Do you want to be part of a company revolutionizing modern retailing? - Since 1901, Nordstrom has been committed to providing customers with the best possible service and experience in fashion. - We have a relentless drive to exceed customer expectations. - We continue to grow and evolve to remain the best in the eyes of our customers. - Our goal is to be the best fashion retailer in a digitally connected world. - Supply Chain is a pivotal capability in leading this transformation. - Be a change leader at Nordstrom as we continue modernize our Supply Chain capabilities.Nordstrom is looking for a Senior Director of Supply Chain Strategy & Business Operations. In partnership with the Chief Supply Chain Officer, you will be the architect to define the strategic roadmap for Supply Chain to exceed customer expectations and financial goals for the company. - You will have broad influence throughout the enterprise. Nordstrom is committed to evolving our supply chain assets to be prepared for future success and to enable the best customer experience in fashion retail. - You will have enormous impact to the business, driving change over the short, medium and long term. - Additionally, you will work across the Enterprise to be influential in the planning process to ensure capability and readiness to deliver on the future needs of the business. -In addition, you will establish and lead the operating routines needed to ensure delivery across Supply Chain business teams. - You will establish & maintain a strategic & holistic roadmap tied to the rhythm of the business and set operational direction across a diverse range of projects and initiatives. You will proactively identify issues that may contribute to organizational success and provide solutions and recommendations. - You will facilitate agenda preparation and pre-work for key leadership meetings -in a coordinated way so that meetings are highly productive and follow up/accountability measures are in place. You will maximize the effectiveness of the CSCO by helping her -balance priorities, communicate effectively and connect with the team.Beyond leading the broader SC strategy development, you will be responsible for the development, deployment and optimization of on-going supply chain network planning functions in partnership with our Data Sciences organization. - This includes but is not limited to, annual capacity plans, product flow strategies to deliver service levels and optimized allocation of goods into the supply chain network -based on the latest demand signals from the marketplace and Nordstrom Merchandising Group (NMG). - The role is complex in that it requires a leader who can flex their focus from short-term to long-term fluidly and is able to partner collaboratively with many teams (Finance, Merchandising, Stores, Operations) to align on trade-offs and paths forward. - More than ever, Supply Chain excellence is necessary to not only drive bottom-line profitability, but top-line growth. - You will turn desired business outcomes and customer experiences into a set of design principles that can be used to define a network strategy. -Who you are?

  • A successful practitioner with an expertise in Supply Chain or Supply Chain consulting
  • Proven track record of thought leadership and innovation in the Supply Chain arena
  • Demonstrated leadership driving change through the implementation of a safety stock, inventory planning, demand planning / forecasting, or network allocation and product flow strategy for a leading brand or retailer
  • You have demonstrated success in formulating strategy and guiding implementation
  • Strong belief and experience in data-driven decision making
  • Demonstrated experience bringing large scale change opportunities to life through storytelling, fact-based orientation, and using advanced analytics to inform complex decision making
  • Strong understanding of network strategy tools, methods and modelling. - Experience working with network design software (eg. Llamasoft) or designing internal optimization tools for network trade-offs.
  • Ability to drive long-term planning and short-term execution to ensure competitiveness in the retail landscape
  • Accomplished leading large-scale transformation/turnaround efforts by effectively influencing all levels of the organizationWe've got you covered---Our employees are our most important asset and that's reflected in our benefits. -Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:
    • Medical/Vision, Dental, Retirement and Paid Time Away
    • Life Insurance and Disability
    • Merchandise Discount and EAP ResourcesA few more important points...The job posting highlights the most critical responsibilities and requirements of the job. It's not all-inclusive. There may be additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications for this job.Nordstrom will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all legal requirements.Applicants with disabilities who require assistance or accommodation should contact the nearest Nordstrom location, which can be identified at -. - - 2022 -Nordstrom, Inc Current Nordstrom employees: To apply, log into Workday, click the Careers button and then click Find Jobs.

Keywords: Nordstrom Inc., Seattle , Senior Director Supply Chain Strategy & Business Operations, Professions , Seattle, Washington

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