Tiffany & Co. is currently seeking a IT Functional Manager to support our Supply Chain and Manufacturing automation systems in Parsippany, New Jersey. This role will function as the primary IT partner for the manufacturing business teams, delivering factory level technology solutions.
The Functional/Project Manager will oversee/manage the daily execution of activities across numerous project tracks/work streams (e.g., estimation, scoping, build, deployment, budget, staffing, vendor management), including integrating business and IT work efforts, as well as integrating IT staff and 3rd party service provider work efforts. S/He will develop[ and lead program schedules/plans for select work streams in support of the Diamond and Jewelry Manufacturing teams. Work streams include the implementation of new application capabilities in support of connected factory and IIoT, analytics as well as coordination of work streams executed by other IT applications and Infrastructure teams and the management of key supplier relationships.
The Project Manager is responsible for participating in the delivery and ensuring the quality of core project management deliverables, including but not limited to program/project charter, project schedules, RAID logs and status reports. Similarly, this position will be responsible for reviewing developed materials submitted by the project team in accordance with an agreed upon acceptance procedures and the MSA/SOW, as applicable. S/He will execute effective project management control activities including: scope change control, issue resolution, risk management, status reporting, project budget management with focus on specific work streams of the project.
Effective partnership with both business team leaders and IT team leaders will be a critical success factor in this role.