Boardriders, Inc., is the world’s leading action sports and lifestyle company that designs, produces and distributes branded apparel, footwear and accessories for Boardriders around the world. The Company’s apparel and footwear brands, represent a casual lifestyle for young‐minded people who are inspired by a passion for outdoor action sports. The Company’s Quiksilver, Billabong, Roxy, DC Shoes, RVCA, Element, VonZipper, Xcel, Kustom and Palmers brands have authentic roots and heritage in surf, snow and skate. With approximately 10,000 team members globally, the Company’s products are sold in more than 110 countries in a wide range of distribution, including surf shops, skate shops, snow shops, its proprietary Boardriders stores and other Company‐owned retail stores, select department stores and through various e‐ commerce channels.
Boardriders is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer including: Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans
Reporting to the IT Applications SCM leader, candidate is the IT developer of our global ‘OpenToBuy’ and ‘Planning consolidation’ applications across all distribution channels (B2B, Ecommerce, Retail, Distributor). These applications utilize Oracle Essbase/SAP and BPC technologies and candidate is responsible for learning and optimizing data points between these technologies.
As the primary technical owner of these applications, candidate works very closely with the Global Head of BI and the Global Head of Corp Systems identifying and gathering business needs, organizing and adhering to required global development and organizational standards while managing operational budget spends related to these applications.
Candidate is the Americas contact for the Global planning teams and works with business units developing strategies that maximize value of current and future IT solutions. Candidate is responsible for monitoring application performance, writing business requirements that easily transition to technical specifications, application development, bug fixing, enhancement development and future roadmaps. This resource coordinates and facilitates utilization of all required IT expertise including data availability, modeling, feeds and data transformation while maximizing availability of application layer for business units.
This position is expected to perform Essbase/BPC model design and development duties in relation to Planning applications. Candidate follows IT Processes and Policies while acting as liaison with other IT solution teams providing continuity across the integrated applications landscape including SAP, Business Object, Tableau, PLM as well as future technologies
Candidate must have strong project management skills and ability to communicate with key business stakeholders as part of a distributed organization with strong team spirit and structured mindset
More precisely candidate's mission is as follows: