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Date: 17-Nov-2017

Location: London, Greater London, GB

Company: TJX Companies, Inc.

Variety and Challenge. Growth and Opportunity.

 

In the retail business, we move fast. We’re always adapting, evolving and innovating. And the fast pace brings variety and challenge, along with continued growth and opportunity.

 

Explore career opportunities at TJX, a Fortune 100 company and the world’s leading off-price retailer of clothing and homeware worldwide. Our retail chains include TK Maxx in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria and the Netherlands, as well as HomeSense and tkmaxx.com in the United Kingdom; TK Maxx in Australia; TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, Sierra Trading Post and Homesense, as well as tjmaxx.com and sierratradingpost.com in the United
State: s; and Winners, HomeSense and Marshalls in Canada. In 2016, TJX had over $33 billion in sales, more than 3,800 shops and 235,000 Associates. As a retailer committed to growth, success is always in style at TJX!

Major Responsibilities:

 

  • Provides end-to-end management and technical oversight of the capabilities in area of responsibility
  • Establishes standards for applicable capabilities, ensuring standards and best practices are published, maintained and followed
  • In collaboration with other IT Partners, develops and maintains roadmaps and artifacts for applicable capabilities
  • Acts as first point of contact for strategic requests and an escalation point for issues not resolved at a lower level
  • Maintains a resource plan for all required skills to assure availability of appropriately skilled staff. Addresses gaps and contention issues as needed
  • Develops and monitors performance metrics, measures and Key Performance Indicators (KPI) to ensure quality and operational efficiency and effectiveness
  • Conducts performance appraisals of staff and provides career guidance through regular coaching
  • Special projects as needed

 

 

Skills/ Knowledge:

 

  • Deep knowledge of the software delivery lifecycle including application development, technologies/platforms, frameworks, project management and/or other methodologies applicable to assigned domain
  • Recognized thought leader for one or more practices or technical capabilities within assigned domain
  • Ability to lead, motivate and direct multiple, geographically distributed work groups comprised of disparate skills
  • Strong performance management skills to include coaching, goal setting, holding team members and self accountable for commitments
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, demanding and fluid environment, remains calm under pressure, demonstrates excellent conflict management skills
  • Highly developed verbal and written communication skills. Ability to work up and down the organization, able to influence others to achieve results
  • Strong desktop productivity suite skills

 



What's In It For You?

 

As proud as we are of our past success, it’s our future that excites us most. We strive to provide opportunities for growth, recognition and a competitive salary and benefits package. Share our determination to think bolder and bigger, and be part of our future. Apply now.


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