Luxottica Group Port Washington North , NY 11050
Requisition ID: 79436
Luxottica is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear. Our wholesale network covers more than 150 countries and our retail presence consists of over 7,200 retail stores across the globe.
In North America, our wholesale business is the home to global brands like Ray-Ban, Oakley, and many of the top fashion house brands. Our leading retail brands include; LensCrafters, Sunglass Hut, Pearle Vision, Target Optical and Sears Optical. We are also home to EyeMed, the fastest growing vision care company in the United States.
Luxotticas Wholesale teams deliver the highest quality frames, best-in-class expertise and a deep understanding of products and markets to support our customers and fuel their businesses all over North America.
The Manager Operations (Projects), will support the organization in leading initiatives aimed to support the growth and evolution of the organization and business by partnering with Operations, Sales, After Sales, Finance and all other internal departments. A solution oriented and problem solving mindset combined with a deep knowledge of the supply solutions and service policies and the companys local and global strategy will be key to offer a fresh perspective on how to define new approaches to how Luxottica competes in its market place and a precondition to identify and lead the development of partnership opportunities within the broader organization.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Partner with the SVP, Operations & Supply Chain to ensure the effective execution of business improvement projects
Manage assigned projects, verifying execution to defined requirements, monitor progress to deadlines, report to SVP, Operations and the executive team on status, locally and globally
Independently leads small ($1M) to mid-sized ($5M) projects of moderate complexity and risk
Provides project leadership to small groups of highly qualified professional personnel engaged in complex work
Stimulates cross functional conversations for business process improvements, and provides management insight on efficiency and revenue generating opportunities
Perform thorough analysis, evaluate all aspects of business processes including budgeting, planning and resources to define requirements, propose potential solutions and coordinate the implementation or modification of existing tools and /or processes
Support the business and functional units in achieving their goals by serving as a facilitator, project manager, change agent, process expert, etc.
Serve as a problem solver as necessary when difficulties arise during the course of a project.
Communicate effectively with internal and external customers
Guarantee constant alignment with the Corporate project management team
Bachelors degree in business, engineering or related field from an accredited college/university
5+ years of related work experience in consulting or product industry with a focus on business process improvement and automation and/or digital tools for consumers
Ability to understand, map, document and analyze current business processes, with the ability to translate user needs into tools and solutions
Demonstrated ability to think strategically and deliver strong execution
Able to work & problem solve in a highly complex/matrixed environment
Strong organizational, business and project management skills
Demonstrated ability to innovate and to effectively lead and communicate at all levels
Strong teamwork and ability to work and influence cross functional teams.
Advanced Excel, Power Point
Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process. To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact Talent Luxottica at outside of US) or email
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.