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Manager – IT Business Technology- SAP SCM in Manchester, CT at Bob's Discount Furniture

Date Posted: 4/17/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Bobs Discount Furniture is currently looking for Manager-IT-SAP SCM for the Business Technology Team within the Information Technology department. The Manager is responsible for: planning, organizing and overseeing all approved information technology activities for the SCM(MM,IM,EWM,TM,LE) functional area(s) of support; designing effective and efficient ERP systems which address both business and technical requirements; providing project planning, implementation, control and integration of solutions using multiple technologies, affecting multiple applications; preparing timely and accurate project estimates and proposals; working with external vendors; acting as a consultant to the organization in both business and technical areas of expertise; applying outside knowledge of IT developments, trends, and new technologies; assessing risk and making decisions which affect the project and the company; managing and developing assigned staff including coaching/mentoring and performance management; successfully managing multiple priorities and deadlines; and contributing to long range planning and budget discussions.


  • Successful candidates must be able to work well with other team members in a collaborative fashion, fostering learning and knowledge sharing to complete customer projects and equally be able to work solo with limited supervision and project oversight
  • Responsible for leading and overseeing those involved in the development, design, implementation, test, and maintenance of business and technology needs
  • Configure SAP systems in the retail sector, including SAP MM, EWM, TM and LE functional areas
  • Coordinate and drive SAP implementation and upgrade projects

Required Qualifications

  •  8-10 years of strong functional knowledge in MM/LE area
  • At least 2 years in a supervisory position
  • Expertise in Integration with Finance and Sales
  • Experience in EWM/TM required
  • Requires the ability to work effectively across interdepartmental lines, strong verbal, written communications skills, ability to resolve conflict and effective interpersonal skills

Bob’s Discount Furniture is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to reasonably accommodating qualified persons with disabilities to enable them to perform the essential duties of their position.