MPN Diversity Recruiters
Norcross, GA, USA
Our Company Confidential client is seeking an Information Technology (IT) Supervisor to serve as the eCommerce Team Supervisor, delivering technology solutions to support and grow the B2B web presence while enhancing the customer experience and driving internal process improvement. This position is based in Norcross, GA.
Primary Purpose of the Job:
IT eCommerce Supervisor for North America partnering with external customers, vendors, business and commercial leadership to identify technology objectives associated with eCommerce growth.
Partners with business and IT leaders to identify business and technology objectives, associated information technology requirements, associated value, and develops the implementation plans to achieve defined goals.
Owns and directs IT planning, strategy and budget management for eCommerce B2B web site and ongoing enhancement development.
Collaborate with BCS business process owners and key decision makers across Sales, Marketing, Order Processing Operations, Manufacturing, Finance and other functions to deliver world class information technology services.
Manage contracts, partnerships and relationships with key external vendors and solution providers.
Perform ad hoc analysis / presentations / research as required by the business leaders.
BCS project manager for the strategic expansion of the eCommerce offering.
Coordinate IT service delivery between the BCS IT staff, external vendors, GIS (shared services) and business operations – drive implementation of Arconic, and BCS standard tools.
Work closely with BCS IS leadership to align IS strategy globally.
Accountable for ensuring that the necessary IT controls within the business unit are in place and meets or exceeds the Arconic’s compliance and internal control requirements.
Major activities/Key challenges:
Direct and guide the expansion and enhancement of the robust eCommerce web site to drive revenue growth, customer acceptance and satisfaction.
Assist in the preparation of testing strategies, and execution of the testing plan.
Advocate and implement the Arconic Corporate IS strategy as established by the CIO Lead Team
Support system integration and UAT testing.
Working in a service oriented architecture and with agile development methodologies.
Project management for on time/ on budget / on scope delivery.
Lead regional organization of 6+ employees (direct and matrix reports), dedicated vendor resources, and interns.
Ensure the growth and development of the eCommerce IT staff through continuous learning, development, succession planning, and exposure to diverse BCS/Arconic operations and projects.
Essential Knowledge & Skills/Education:
Ability to manage simultaneous projects across multiple sites and disciplines with competing priorities and diverse business models.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills.
Experience in web development and support
Strong understanding of systems infrastructure design
How to Apply
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Purdue Research Foundation
Design and implement a comprehensive stewardship operation.
Oversee all stewardship and donor relations efforts for the Office of Planned Giving
Work in cooperation with Donor Relations and Donor Stewardship personnel in University Development Office to create an execute stewardship plans for all principal/major gift planned gift donors.
Maintain a modest portfolio of up to 20 donors that require ongoing special attention.
Travel to visit planned gift donors for stewardship purposes and to pursue fundraising opportunities through estate gift increases.
Annual visit goal of 90 to 100 stewardship visits.
Annual fundraising goal of $1,000,000.
Collaborate with the Planned Giving staff and University Development Office to organize the annual R. B. Stewart Society event including all communication with society members.
Assist and participate with events as part of Planned Giving team as needed or directed.
San Diego Association of Governments - SANDAG
San Diego, CA, USA
Regional Planning and Development
The Department of Land Use and Transportation Planning (LUTP) provides the regional framework to connect land use to transportation systems, respond to population growth, preserve the environment, and sustain economic prosperity. SANDAG developed a Sustainable Communities Strategy (SCS) as part of the 2050 Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) and was the first Metropolitan Planning Organization to adopt an RTP that meets specific statutory requirements. This strategy focuses on reducing greenhouse gas emissions and guiding the growth of the region in a sustainable way by developing sustainable planning practices that promote the integration of land use, housing, and transportation to create walkable, transit-oriented, and compact communities.
The sixteen-person Transit Planning and Land Use Coordination team provides leadership for transit related activities by developing and evaluating operating plans for new services funded by TransNet, coordinating social service transportation, administering and monitoring transit grant and funding programs, ensuring project level civil rights compliance, and conducting corridor and station planning studies as part of the project development process for new rail and bus capital projects. Planners work closely with the region’s transit operators, Caltrans, local jurisdictions, and community groups to implement these plans and programs.
Regional Planner Role
The Regional Planner will support projects and programs that further the development of smart growth, sustainable development, and public transit in the San Diego region as well as participate in a variety of long and short-range transit planning activities.
This position is ideal for an entry to mid-level planning professional with a strong interest in furthering their expertise. We anticipate significant career development will occur while working on the types of duties and responsibilities described below and through mentoring and close collaboration with senior staff. Examples of primary responsibilities include:
Participate in projects and programs that support development and implementation of San Diego Forward: The Regional Plan, with an emphasis on activities that support public transit and the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions.
Participate on inter-departmental and inter-agency project teams assembled for mid- and long-range planning studies; conduct technical and policy analyses on various public transit plans and projects, including first and last mile connections, complete streets, evaluation of alternatives, assessment of trade-offs, and development of capital and operating cost estimates and cost benefits.
Assist in coordinating with transit operators, local jurisdictions, and other stakeholders on operational planning for rail and bus projects including schedules, station maintenance, transit priority treatments, and customer amenities.
Participate in the review of proposed state and federal legislation in support of the agency’s programs, objectives, and plans.
Conduct research, collect and compile information, and assist in the preparation of reports, technical studies, surveys, and analyses related to regional transit planning.
Foster collaborative working relationships with local jurisdictions, various transit and transportation agencies, and other stakeholders to ensure coordination on regional transit planning issues and projects.
Participate in public outreach and community involvement activities related to SANDAG planning efforts.
Support the development of Requests for Proposals (RFPs) including scopes of work, project budgets; consultant selection criteria; assist with monitoring consultant performance and ensure projects are completed on schedule and within the prescribed budget; maintain grant or contract files and prepare project status reports.
Assist in the preparation of written reports, agendas, and supporting materials for committees and working groups.
Experience and Qualifications
Numerous factors contribute to an individual’s ability to be successful in any given role. For this position, we are searching for a candidate with an aptitude for analytical thinking and problem solving who is organized, flexible, and can be relied upon to meet deadlines while working on multiple projects. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to work collaboratively, and the use of sound judgment are important.
The minimum education, training, and experience qualifications include a bachelor’s degree with major course work in urban, regional, or transportation planning, or a related field, and one to four years of recent career development in the field of land use, transportation, smart growth, sustainable development, and/or transit oriented development planning.
The following information describes the specific types of career experiences that are most relevant to this position.
Working knowledge of the principles, practices, and current trends related to comprehensive regional planning, familiarity with regional transit planning and operations is desirable.
Working knowledge of federal, state, and local laws, regulations, and requirements pertaining to regional transportation policies, programs, and plans.
Experience participating in technical research and planning studies, performing analysis, and preparing preliminary recommendations for decision-makers; experience compiling and synthesizing information into written summaries and reports.
Ability to support and participate in public outreach efforts designed to inform, educate, and engage the public in a planning process.
Ability to establish and maintain productive working relationships with local jurisdictions, various transit and transportation agencies, and other stakeholders.
Experience assisting and supporting the development of RFPs, scopes of work, budgets, and schedules, consultant selection, and grant or contract administration.
Ability to provide staff support for committees and/or working groups, through the preparation of agendas, reports, meeting summaries and minutes.
Effective time management and organizational skills and the ability to support concurrent projects at various stages of completion; ability to exercise good judgement and work independently.
Demonstrated computer software proficiency using various programs from the Microsoft Office Suite and other PC-based applications.
Experience with GIS software to integrate, display, and analyze transportation, land use, and transit information.
Strong writing skills and the ability to communicate technical information effectively, both orally and in writing; ability to prepare clear and concise reports that present research results and recommendations.
The selected candidate can anticipate a driving record check upon hire, and approximately annually thereafter. The results of the check may determine whether the selected candidate will be permitted to drive for SANDAG business.
Salary and Benefits
SANDAG rewards the efforts of its employees with a comprehensive compensation package. Competitive salaries are supplemented with a flexible offering of health, financial security, and time-off benefits to meet the work and life needs of employees and their families.
This Regional Planner position will be filled at the Planner I, II, or Associate level depending on qualifications and experience of the selected candidate. Positions at the Planner I and II level are considered entry-level with job duties primarily related to learning and supporting program activities. At the Associate level, employees are expected to independently coordinate more complex functions. The annual salary ranges are: Planner I - $45,741 to $76,113 per year; Planner II - $50,429 to $83,915 per year; Associate Planner - $55,598 to $92,516 per year.
Our benefits include traditional health, dental, and vision insurance as well as employee assistance, wellness, and work/life balance programs. Retirement and financial security benefits are provided through a pension plan and deferred compensation program. And to support the need to rest and rejuvenate, employees are provided with a bank of paid time off in addition to paid holidays.
How to Apply
We encourage all interested candidates to apply for this position by completing a SANDAG Employment Application form. Resumes, cover letters, and work samples may be submitted in addition to the Employment Application but are not a substitute for this document.
The Employment Application can be downloaded in PDF format from the SANDAG website. Alternatively, a copy can be requested by calling (619) 699-1900 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org . Completed applications and related materials can be submitted via email, fax, regular mail, courier, or delivered by hand. See our Careers / How to Apply webpage for additional information.
This position is open until filled. The first review of applications will begin on Friday, February 15, 2019.
In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), SANDAG will accommodate persons who require assistance in order to apply for a position at SANDAG. Applicants requiring an accommodation due to a disability during any stage of the recruitment and selection process, including requesting this document and related application materials in an alternative format, should make their needs known by contacting Human Resources at (619) 699-1900, (619) 699-1904 (TTY), fax (619) 699-6905, or email@example.com .
To help us further evaluate the skills and experience of individuals interested in this position, applicants are asked to respond to the Supplemental Question below. The information can be up to 500 words and should be submitted with the Employment Application. This is considered a required component of the application; applications received without a response will be screened out of the selection process.
Describe a planning project you have been involved in. What was your role in this project and what would you consider your biggest contribution to the project?
Candidate Selection and Notification
Following the first review date for applications, all candidates will receive written confirmation that their application has been received. The hiring manager will begin reviewing and evaluating applications within a few days of the first review date. Based on this evaluation, the best qualified candidates will be invited to continue in the selection process. All candidates will receive written notification as to the final outcome of their application.
The SANDAG website contains a wealth of information about our various project and program areas. The Careers section of the site lists all of our current Job Openings as well as information on how to apply for positions and Frequently Asked Questions about our recruitment process.
In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, applicants hired by SANDAG must show acceptable proof of identity and evidence of authorization to work in the United States.
SANDAG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Portland Japanese Garden
611 Southwest Kingston Avenue, Portland, OR, USA
The Retail Assistant Manager is responsible for assisting in all aspects of the Gift Shop department with a focus on customer service, daily employee management, and maintaining the appearance of the Gift Shop. The Retail Assistant Manager reports to the Retail General Manager (GM).
Act as a role model for the Garden’s service standards, including excellent work ethic, outstanding customer service, and presentation standards
Monitors, coaches, and encourages team members to meet the Garden’s service standards and facilitate individual growth
Assist Retail GM with training of staff on product, gift wrapping and product presentation, policies, procedures, and POS, including updating policy binders or documents
Manage daily employee and volunteer schedules, breaks, and tasks including stocking, housekeeping, etc.
Serve as Manager on Duty, which includes opening and closing the Gift Shop, troubleshooting POS issues, preparing daily cashier bags, resolving customer complaints, etc.
Maintain overall appearance in the Gift Shop and at retail events, including maintaining product signage, and housekeeping tasks
Responsible for assisting the Retail Shipping and Receiving Associate with shipping/receiving operations and eStore order processing as needed
Responsible for product holds and transfers, including coordinating inter-department transfers, processing paperwork, and communicating with customers
Work in shop regularly with cash handling, sales, and providing excellent customer service
Participate in staff performance reviews
Other duties as assigned
Work special garden events as required, including necessary setup or take-down tasks
Attend regular meetings with the Retail Managers to review staff performance, upcoming events, merchandising strategies, reports, revenue goals, etc. and other Garden meetings as required
Acquire and maintain current knowledge about the Garden and Garden events and responsible for regularly training staff on these details in conjunction with Retail GM
Familiarize oneself with the organization and the Employee Handbook
Get to know fellow staff members, developing trust, establishing credibility, encouraging teamwork, and creating an atmosphere of open, honest, two-way communication
Maintain a high level of professionalism in manner and appearance
Adhere to Garden Dress Code and wear Garden uniform
Three years retail experience with at least one year in a management role
Proven track record of excellent customer service and cash handling with effective team leadership skills
Proficient on a computer; familiar with Point-of-Sale software and other programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
Flexible work schedule and able to accommodate changing Garden needs, including working occasional overtime
Must have excellent verbal and written English communication skills
Knowledge of Japanese culture and/or bilingual in Japanese is a plus
Must be comfortable lifting up to 40lbs
Wage: $17.00 - $18.00/hour, DOE
This is a full-time, hourly position with 40 hours per week. Shifts are typically 7:30am–4:15pm or 10:45am-7:30pm (plus 45-minute lunch), Tuesday through Saturday.
Benefits: health, dental, and vision insurance (premium 100% covered for employees); 401k plan (4% employer match after 1 year of service); paid vacation, sick, and holiday time.
To apply, please email a resume, cover letter, and three work-related references to firstname.lastname@example.org , with “Retail Assistant Manager” in the subject line. Please no phone calls or hand delivered applications. Submit application materials by Friday, November 23rd, 2018 .
All submitted applications will be held in confidence.
The Portland Japanese Garden is renowned as the most authentic and finest Japanese garden outside of Japan. The Garden has a year-round staff of 85+ FTE’s and 30+ seasonal staff, supplemented by over 200 volunteers. All of our staff play a vital role in helping our visitors experience the beauty and tranquility of the garden and expand their understanding of Japanese culture.
A few of the benefits our employees enjoy include:
Working at a beautiful, authentic Japanese garden, overlooking the city
Incentives for alternative transportation for your commute to work
A workplace culture that prioritizes hiring and promoting from within
Access to the Garden for you, your family, and your friends
The opportunity to attend a variety of cultural events
Reciprocal access to other area attractions, such as the Lan Su Chinese Garden, Portland Art Museum, and the Oregon Zoo
The Portland Japanese Garden is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, color, national origin, creed, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, disability, age, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.