Who we are
Staples Canada is on journey to become the Working and Learning Company. We are dynamic, inspiring partners to our customers and the communities in which we live.
At Staples, we inspire people to work smarter, learn more and grow every day. We look for people who are curious, approachable and passionate, and who enjoy finding solutions.
If that's you, let's work, learn and grow together.
Some of what you will do
As the Business Analyst, Supply Chain Systems, your role will be the conduit between the Supply Chain System team and the lines of business.
You will translate the requirements from the business teams and understands its execution from a technology perspective.
You will build relationships and liaise with various stakeholders, internal and external, and understand the impact of any changes to core supply chain and merchandise systems.
Working alongside a variety of stakeholders, each day will be fast-paced, challenging, rewarding and meaningful and you will be inspired to bring your best, every day.
Specifically, you will :
Work in collaboration with Business Stakeholders to understand, elicit, analyze, document and communicate business objectives / requirements
Champion the needs of the business throughout the project lifecycle and ensuring what is delivered meets the original objectives
Facilitate large and complex workshops, lead discussions and gather inputs from multiple stakeholders and bring them together in a concise and complete manner
Analyze technical and functional impacts of various approaches to respond to needs and provide recommendations to business stakeholders
Create and maintain various project documents (e.g. user stories, requirement documents, interface mapping documents), process flow diagrams
Supports the creation of User Acceptance Testing documentation
Some of what you need
6-8 years working as a business analyst or technical role within the retail industry
5 years of experience in large scale technology implementations across an organization
Degree in business, computer science or engineering with relevant work experience
Strong knowledge of emerging or available retail products and solutions
A strong understanding of retail supply chain, finance and merchandising applications and operation models
Strong understanding of various project life cycle (Waterfall & Agile)
Proficient with Microsoft Office - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio
Proven ability to participate multiple projects within a fast pace and ambiguous environment
Strong presentation, communication and collaboration skills
Strong analytical skills, business acumen an high tolerance for ambiguity and change
Some of what you will get
Health and Dental benefits
RRSP / DPSP
Learning & Development programs
Staples is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion and we encourage applications from all qualified candidates, including those with disabilities.
We will accommodate applicants' needs, upon request, throughout all stages of the recruitment process. Please inform us of the accommodation(s) that you may require.
Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.