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Sr Specialist, eCommerce Project Management

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Date: May 13, 2022

Location: New York, NY, US, 10001

Company: Nestle Operational Services Worldwide SA

We are the Nestlé Nespresso SA Company and are proud to be one of the fastest growing operating unit of Nestlé. Our passionate, entrepreneurial-minded team has transformed Nespresso into the reference in portioned coffee and one of the world’s most trusted brands. Our growth comes from our commitment to research and development in order to pioneer and be the reference in the portioned coffee sector to provide the very highest quality coffees that could be enjoyed in the comfort of consumers' own homes and also savored at out-of-home locations, such as restaurants, hotels, offices and luxury retail businesses. We guarantee quality by taking a careful, thoughtful approach in how we source our ingredients, produce and market our premium coffee products. With corporate headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland, Nespresso is present in over 60 countries and counts over 12,000 employees worldwide. To learn more visit www.nespresso.com.

Position Summary

The eCommerce Project Manager will play a vital role in keeping project activities on task, responsible for leading projects from discovery and assessment through QA and deployment – while supporting multiple initiatives simultaneously and accountable for meeting deadlines.

 

eCommerce Management

  • Build out project plans, resource/budget estimates, timelines and resourcing against the local eCommerce roadmap as defined by the Operations manager aligned with Sr eCommerce Manager and broader organization. Projects can be eCommerce driven or cross-stream and will include, but not limited to: product rollouts, site optimizations, local technical initiatives, new platform integration, site merchandizing projects, global rollouts.
  • Document the project deliverables and scope in the Statement of Work.
  • Develop, manage, and document all production schedules, milestones, projection, estimates for assigned projects.
  • Deliver project outputs in accordance with project plans, costs, and stakeholder expectations
  • Manage project scope, identifying, defining, and communicating risks and change requests before taking appropriate action to minimize impact on project success.
  • Serve as internal stakeholders point of contact to manage customer expectations and communications, ensure that the stakeholders are informed on the project status, and obtain approval and signoff on all major deliverables.
  • Assign individual project tasks to the projects team, holding regular meetings and ensuring all tasks are completed on time, in partnership/alignment with Operations Manager. Define and document project work breakdowns, monitor task, status, update work estimates.
  • Coordinate input from all project members, gain consensus and alignment when needed to ensure successful delivery.
  • Ensure that all work is produced in accordance with appropriate processes and that opportunities for improvement are identified and agreed upon.
  • Conduct regular meetings to report project progress.
  • Lead end-of-project reviews and produce lessons-learned document at the end of the project 
  • Manage a development backlog and lead the Delivery team to size, scope and prioritize its initiatives 
  • Ensure project plans, development documentation and specs are accurate and kept up to date 
  • Communicate project status to stakeholders, foresee blockers and identify and propose solutions before they arise.
  • Partner with eCommerce team or stakeholders for functional expertise during project planning, development and production-support

 

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Project Management Institute (PMI) certification strongly preferred
  • Scrum Certification is a plus 

 

Professional experience: 

  • 4+ years of project management experience managing projects through the entire lifecycle, from inception to go live
  • Experience working in Agile and Waterfall software development environments
  • Experience in eComm / Digital projects preferred
  • Experience writing Statements of Work or Project Charters
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Microsoft Project 
  • Effectively collaborates and influences project team members through strong interpersonal and communication skills 
  • Highly organized with strong time-management skills Flexibility and adaptability to perform in a high-volume, fast paced and dynamic environment 
  • Focused on results, proactive, service oriented 
  • Excellent oral and written skills Problem 
  • Solving Skills Positive, organized and adaptable workstyle 
  • Good knowledge of eCommerce platforms, Web Analytics and SEO is a plus
     

Nestlé is the largest food and beverage company. We are 308,000 employees strong driven by the purpose of enhancing the quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Our values are rooted in respect: repect for ourselves, respect for others, respect for diversity and respect for our future. With more than CHF 91.4 billion sales in 2018, we have an expansive presence with 413 factories in more than 85 countries. We believe our people are our most important asset, so we'll offer you a dynamic inclusive international working environment with many opportunities across different businesses, functions and geopraphies, working with diverse teams and cultures. Want to learn more? Visit us at www.nestle.com.


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