Gap Inc. Manager, IT Applications and Reporting, Business Applications in Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Manager, IT Applications and Reporting, Business Applications
Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
Job#: 230893 Date Posted:Apr. 13, 2018
Job Status: Full-time
This role of Manager IT Applications and Reporting is to manage the company-wide sourcing and supply chain related application development and the implementation of related business processes across functional departments among regional offices. In addition, s/he will lead the BI platform development to support business KPI analysis and dashboard and analytical reporting.
Work with business and sourcing strategy team to define and implement dashboard metrics/ KPI and reporting requirements to support business decision making process:
Act as the data architect to comprehend and converse confidently on the data integration points across multiple applications at the enterprise and sourcing-specific applications
Define the reporting requirements (both operational and analytical)
Work with the data reporting team to implement various reports and dashboard metrics, using technologies such as MicroStrategy and SSAS
Interface with Supply chain & Sourcing business (located in HK, US, Asia) to define requirements for tools and applications which in turn enhance operational efficiency:
Define detailed requirements and complete appropriate documentation to reflect the scope of the application product to be delivered
Facilitate analysis and design in assigned projects/areas, including system/process integration with related areas
Provide business and technical experience in the planning, design review and implementation of all new systems and enhancements:
Handle application delivery activities including requirements gathering; project planning, schedule management, project status, etc.
Provide periodic status updates to relevant stakeholders and business partners
Manage the delivery quality of in-house developers and subcontractors
Support testing of new functionality and defect fixes
Define application deployment/ data migration plan, and coordinate with different parties for smooth technical system cutover
1) Knowledge, skills & abilities:
10+ years of experience working as a system & business manager/ senior analyst or similar position to support project activities for the larger scale web-based application systems
Solid knowledge and experience in application development lifecycle (analysis/ design/ build/ test/ deploy) using agile methodology
Proficiency in enterprise-level database application development in MS-SQL (additional exposure to Oracle SQL application development is preferred)
Strong knowledge of and experience with database queries and report writing
Skilled with BI tools such as MicroStrategy
Exposure in garment sourcing, supply chain or retail business domains is a plus
Good analytical skills with the ability to collect, organise, analyse and disseminate significant amounts of information in database and/ or Excel with attention to detail and accuracy
Excellent communication skills both written and oral in English; fluency in Chinese (Putonghua) is preferred
Good presentation/ writing skills and analytical skills with positive attitudes to achieve business results
A good team player who is independent, self-initiating, eager to learn and share, and is able to work under pressure in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
2) Minimum Education Level
- Degree holder in Computer Science, Information Technology or related disciplines
3) Minimum Experience
- 10 yearsGap Inc. Endless opportunity to amplify your career.
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