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Project Specialist

Date:  May 8, 2022
Brand:  Luxottica Wholesale North America
Location: 

New York, NY, US, 10018

Requisition ID: 605210 
Position:Full-Time
Total Rewards: Benefits/Incentive Information

 

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 9,100 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, and Target Optical. We are also home to EyeMed, the fastest growing vision care company in the United States.

Luxottica’s 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.

 

GENERAL FUNCTION

The Project Specialist, will support the organization in 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. The function ensures consistent service levels to our customers in strategic projects through a solution oriented and problem solving mindset combined with a deep knowledge of the supply solutions and service policies. 

 

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Partner with the Supply Chain Project Manager to ensure the effective execution of business improvement and Customer support projects
  • With the support of the SC Project Manager, manage assigned projects, verifying execution to defined requirements, monitor progress to deadlines
  • Perform thorough analysis, evaluate all aspects of business processes and projects including, planning, supply tracking and commercial requirements.
  • Support the business and functional units in achieving their goals by serving as a facilitator, project manager, change agent, process expert, etc.
  • Become a technical expert in our operating systems, being able to align and verify market expectation with actual setup in SAP
  • Provide problem solving solutions as necessary when difficulties arise during the course of a project.
  • Communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders
  • Guarantee constant alignment with the Project Management team

 

 BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, engineering or related field from an accredited college/university
  • 2+ 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
  • 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 call the Luxottica Ethics Compliance Hotline at 1-888-887-3348 (be sure to provide your name and contact information so that we may follow up in a timely manner). 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, social origin, social condition, being perceived as a victim of domestic violence, sexual aggression or stalking, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, ancestry, 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.  Native Americans receive preference in accordance with Tribal Law.


Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

Job Segment: Supply, Supply Chain, Business Process, Operations, Management

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