Staples Manager, Staples Transformation in Framingham, Massachusetts
Interested in helping Staples North American Delivery business transform into a preeminent provider of workspace solutions? The Staples Transformation Strategy team is looking for top talent who will be responsible for leading major growth/transformation initiatives for Staples North American Delivery (NAD).
Lead North American Delivery growth/transformation initiatives:
Lead strategic initiatives from inception to execution. Identify, develop and oversee various initiatives; provide ongoing status/progress reporting to senior leadership; identify risks and lead efforts to overcome challenges.
Partner with select leaders to help them develop and clearly articulate their strategies/plans.
Evolve an idea to concept, and determine ways to test, develop and move the concept forward.
Lead and program-manage cross-functional teams to bring vision to reality. Develop partner relationships as necessary.
Build out new capabilities for Staples as needed
Identify key performance indicators. Measure and report on KPIs. Adjust initiatives as results require
6-8 years of experience in a related field
Strategic thinking combined with “on your feet” thinking; problem solver
Ability to think critically and flexibility to work on a variety of initiatives
Project management experience ranging from planning and design through execution, risk mitigation and analyzing results
Strong analytical and financial skills
Exceptional written and oral communication skills (for presentation to “C” level)
Strong leadership capabilities and demonstrated ability to lead cross-functional teams in an effective and collaborative manner
Self-motivated with ability to work effectively with minimal supervision under tight timelines in a fast-paced environment
MS Office suite proficiency; excellent Excel and PowerPoint skills for analysis and presentations
Management consulting experience
Experience working in a sales organization, directly with sales and sales management and/or consulting experience
Experience with Pricing, Ecommerce, Merchandising, and/or Marketing
Demonstrated experience performing financial modeling and initiative reporting
Ability to juggle several high pressure/high profile projects at once
Detail-oriented with a high level of personal accountability
Entrepreneurial background/experiences welcomed
High degree of confidence, intellectual curiosity and a passion to succeed
Track record of strong performance
Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.