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COMPANY OVERVIEW
 
For over a century, the Neiman Marcus Group has served the unique needs of our discerning customers by staying true to the principles of our founders:  to be the premier omni-channel retailer of luxury and fashion merchandise dedicated to providing superior service and a distinctive shopping experience in our stores and on our websites.
 
The Neiman Marcus Group is comprised of the Specialty Retail Stores division, which includes Neiman Marcus and Bergdorf Goodman, Last Call and our international brand, mytheresa.com.  Our portfolio of brands offers the finest luxury and fashion apparel, accessories, jewelry, beauty, and home décor. The Company operates more than 40 Neiman Marcus full-line stores in the most affluent markets across the United States, including U.S. gateway cities that draw an international clientele.  In addition, we operate 2 Bergdorf Goodman stores in landmark locations on Fifth Avenue in New York City. We also operate more than 40 Last Call by Neiman Marcus off-price stores that cater to a value oriented, yet fashion minded customer. 
 
Our upscale eCommerce and direct-to-consumer divisions include NeimanMarcus.com, BergdorfGoodman.com, Horchow.com, and LastCall.com.  Every day each of our 15,000 NMG associates works towards the goal of enabling our customer to shop any of our brands "anytime, anywhere, and on any device." Whether the merchandise we sell, the customer service we offer, or our investments in technology, everything we do is to enhance the customer experience across all channels and brands.
 
 
Role Summary
 
The Neiman Marcus Group is looking for a Senior Business Analyst (SBA) who has experience in Corporate Operations to join the Business Solutions Management (BSM) team.  The position reports to the Manager of BSM responsible for Order Management and Customer Care, Marketing, Analytics and Reporting.
 
Our expectation is that you are comfortable with business analysis, business process documentation and requirements gathering techniques, as well as project management methodology and facilitation.   You should be self-directed, but thrive being part of a team of analysts. Specific responsibilities include:  supporting cross-functional project teams, documenting business requirements, supporting User Acceptance Testing (UAT) and communicating their findings.
 


 

 
Key Responsibilities: (Should have 2-3 years’ experience in all or most of the below.)
  • Serve as the key liaison between the Business and IT teams to proactively clarify business ideas, needs and problems that require technology
  • Define and document detailed business requirements by gathering input from vested business and technical parties
  • Work with your manager and project team to create high level approaches and solutions (scope, functionality, business processes)
  • Understand target audiences' needs, tasks, and goals and translate them into creative concepts and functional components
  • Ability to prepare presentations for project teams and stakeholders
  • Communicate challenges and issues as appropriate
  • Work as a member of cross-functional teams comprised of dedicated and shared resources from the business, IT, and 3rd party service providers
  • Provide input to IT project plans in areas of high level requirements, approach to testing and implementation planning
  • Participate and assist Test Teams in quality assurance reviews to ensure all business requirements have been satisfied
Requirements:
  • Requires a BS/BA or equivalent experience is necessary
  • 2-3  years’ successful track record as a Business Analyst or similar experience
  • Business analysis skills including facilitation, process documentation, requirements gathering, UAT, change management and warranty support
  • Positive track record participating in successful projects with cross-functional teams and a proven ability to balance multiple daily tasks and long-term strategic projects  
  • Understanding of Software Development Methodologies
  • Ability to work well independently and under pressure, as well as be highly responsive to business needs
  • Strong focus on teamwork and ability to develop relationships across multiple departments
  • Results oriented with great attention to detail 
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • High comfort level with Microsoft Applications (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Project, Visio)
Additional Skills: (PLUS for the job)
  • Experience with Agile Development Methodology
  • Having strong understanding of business concepts and operations
  • Knowledge of business & marketing procedural controls and data validation techniques are a plus
  • Strong experience with a variety of IT solutions and solid understanding of retail business

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