Retail Project Manager (Traditional Retail Stores)

GSPANN Technologies
San Francisco, California
Jun 12, 2024
Jul 01, 2024
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
About the Company :

Headquartered in California, U.S.A., GSPANN provides consulting and IT services to global clients. We help clients transform how they deliver business value by helping them optimize their IT capabilities, practices, and operations with our experience in retail, high-technology, and manufacturing. With five global delivery centers and 1900+ employees, we provide the intimacy of a boutique consultancy with the capabilities of a large IT services firm.

Position : Project Manager

Location : San Francisco, CA (3-4 days per week Onsite)

Duration : Long Term Contract

Specific Responsibilities

Uses established project management methodologies/tools to develop and execute IT project plans. Responsible for Williams-Sonoma SDLC compliance.

Performs all of the project manager duties plus:
  • Uses established project management methodologies/tools, work with team to successfully manage complex scopes of work(s), which include defining work effort and estimates, developing effective team execution plan(s), supporting team work effort by removing impediments, anticipating issues, and ensuring right parties are engaged to resolve problems. Performs financial management of the project: budgeting & forecasting, cost benefit analysis, EV/ROI/earn vs. burn analysis, team velocity, etc
  • Usually manages multiple complex projects simultaneously
  • Plans, monitors, and tracks delivery of quality control and takes corrective action as appropriate
  • Develops project policy, procedures and standards
  • Communicates project information to all project team members, sponsors, vendors and IT managers, as appropriate
  • Reviews, assesses and communicates quality assurance planning to team members, sponsors, and vendors
  • Develops project quality control policy and procedures and communication plans
  • Plans and executes pre and post implementation
  • Anticipates strategic impact to projects (inter dependencies to/from other projects) Coordinates with appropriate parties
  • Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors
  • Management may request PM support for special assignments as needed based upon expertise required for difficult or complex problems
  • Owns project budget. Expected to anticipate budget issues, resolve timely, adjust forecasts, and guide working issue through resolution
  • Demonstrate good judgment and depth of experience in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions
  • Thorough understanding of project and the cause and effect of team decisions
  • Recommends project strategy. Clearly articulates explanations of complex regulatory and project issues/risks to team members and management within the organization
  • Based on tangible and intangible factors, develop recommendations to guide executive management to critical decisions
  • Decisions may impact external relationships, organizational performance/success and company s reputation in the industry (customers, business partners, etc)
  • Orchestrates across multiple areas meetings to develop risk mitigation strategies and address critical issues
  • Form, motivate and lead high-performance cross-functional teams
  • Build effective partnerships with, and between, the developers, architects, QA Team and product managers
  • Networks with senior internal and external personnel in own area of expertise
  • Demonstrates the ability to positively influence change and address barriers impeding progress
  • Develops and maintains strong working relationships with team and management
  • Provides leadership and encourages teamwork throughout all levels of the organization
  • Negotiate with Business, Development, and Testing managers to identify ways to resolve critical problems
  • Elevates project issues to Program Manager and Senior Management as needed
  • Meet and regularly exceeds customer service expectations through project success as well as ongoing interactions
  • Interacts with potential product vendors to collect and analyze information and negotiate resolution of issues impacting projects
  • Identifies and maintains sensitive and confidential project and corporate information
  • May mentor other project managers
  • Under general direction for both day to day work, but receives general instructions on new assignments and areas of higher complexity
  • Participates in recruiting and hiring of team members

Why Choose GSPANN?

We are a close-knit family of 1900+ members who support one another and celebrate each other s successes. We work together, socialize together, and actively serve the communities we live in. With the passion to explore solutions to the most challenging business problems, we support and mentor the technologist in everyone who is a part of our team. This translates into path-breaking and inspirational innovations for the marquee clients with whom we co-create a digital future. GSPANN constantly encourages you to sharpen your abilities and shape your growth path. We support you to become the best version of yourself by feeding your curiosity, providing a nurturing environment, and giving you ample opportunities to take ownership, experiment, learn, and succeed. At GSPANN, we live by six employee-value proposition (EVP) pillars:
  • Discover your inner technologist - Explore and expand the boundaries of tech innovation without the fear of failure.
  • Accelerate your learning - Shape your career while scripting the future of tech. Seize the ample learning opportunities to grow at a rapid pace.
  • Feel included - At GSPANN, everyone is welcome. Age, gender, culture, and nationality do not matter here, what matters is YOU.
  • Inspire and Be Inspired - When you work with the experts, you raise your game. At GSPANN, you re in the company of marquee clients and extremely talented colleagues.
  • Enjoy Life - We love to celebrate milestones and victories, big or small. Ever so often, we come together as one large GSPANN family.
  • Give Back - Together, we serve communities. We take steps, small and large so we can do good for the environment, weaving in sustainability and social change in our endeavors. We invite you to carry forward the baton of innovation in technology with us.

Let s Co-Create.
Retail Project Manager (Traditional Retail Stores)