Job Details

Specialist, People Analytics & Technology


Date Opened: 10/29/2021

Job Type:

Job Number: 210006K7

Job Description


Specialist, People Analytics & Technology

What This Position Is All About:

The successful candidate will primarily focus on driving HCM (Human Capital Management) projects at the highest level. He/she will support Saks’s strategies through the delivery of key analytical insights and by providing best quality HR reporting support. The scope of work spans Across the Saks’s SAKS banner. The ability to think strategically about customer and business challenges and proactively propose solutions will be critical to their success. Forward thinking is the key to this role as new technologies and opportunities present themselves.

Who You Are:

  • Gather and translate business requirements on key projects.
  • Effectively manage project assignments and documentation, including establishing and communicating overall priority and defining project scope, deliverables and timing. Communicate assignment status against goals ongoing.
  • Integrate existing analytical tools into analytical deliverables analyze and interpret/manipulate data (Employee databases, to include but not limited to Workday, Taleo, 3rdparty, Oracle EBS, HCM cloud) from disparate sources, translate data findings and interpretation of business requirement into actionable information.
  • Subject matter expert on the data sources contained in the employee database and how the information can be leveraged to address business challenges and opportunities.
  • Coordinate with the internal IT department, provide instructions upon any database maintenance, and restructure.
  • Automate and streamline operational processes.

You also have:

  • A bachelor's degree, preferably in Business/Technology.
  • 1 to 3 years of experience in HCM, other Cloud based ERP Solution, must have Technical and Functional Design
  • Experience in Oracle (Taleo,EBS, HCM Cloud) or Workday is a necessity, with hands-on experience on custom and scheduled reporting, employee role creation and maintenance activities.
  • Experience in developing custom reports, advanced reports, custom calculated fields, and extensive testing
  • Working experience with Oracle, MS SQL, Teradata or other database products.

As the Analyst, you will:

  • Strategic Thinking - Think strategically by clearly anticipating future trends and consequences. Create clear and compelling business plans and communicate effectively to cross-functional partners.
  • Drive for Results - Pushes self and others to exceed goals and achieve breakthrough results. Recognizes the key actions necessary to achieve results, establishes and communicates the priorities to the supervisor, demonstrates persistence in removing barriers to achieving results, and encourages others to do the same.
  • Business Acumen - Leverages business judgment to shape strategy, based on understanding of operational, financial, and organizational requirements and capabilities.

 Your Life and Career at Saks:

  • Be a part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner- operator!
  • Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities, from retail to supply chain, to digital or corporate.
  • A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance




Job Qualifications

Thank you for your interest in Saks. We look forward to reviewing your application.