Nestle Project Manager, Business Analytics in Arlington, Virginia

We are Nestl s GLOBE Team a global IS/IT function based in St. Louis, Missouri with operations strategically positioned in the locations of our different Nestl businesses across the U.S. We follow the sun as a shared service for the entire Nestl network and we re driven by agility to provide the most effective and efficient level of technical service. Together, we are the largest SAP implementation in the world, and with operations in 191 countries, our systems and opportunities are excitingly complex. It is about thinking big.

As the Project Manager your primary responsibility will be for working with the Business Analytics Manager in championing the use of Business Analytics. In this role you ll manage products that support the implementation of an enterprise-wide data warehouse strategy, the development, deployment, and adoption of business intelligence and reporting tools; and the delivery of reporting and analytic solutions. You ll collaborate with customers, staff, colleagues, business partner, vendors, and other stakeholders to review strategies, identify requirements, assess impacts to process and systems,, and ensure solutions are successful implemented and sustained.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Support the design implementation of the Nestle USA Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence systems (SAP Business warehouse and Business Objects)

  • Manage Business Analytics projects consisting of collecting business user requirements, systems technical design, system configuration, solution testing, implementation and support.

  • Ensure business users requirements are met for sustaining efforts as well as for future Go-Live efforts.

  • Oversee system maintenance of all bath schedule, reconcilement, and system performance management.

  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with key business partners and stakeholders and facilitate communications between the business users and the team.

  • Provides consultation and technical advice on business analytics projects to ensure results meet negotiated customer expectations and adhere to internal standards and strategies.

  • Responsible for ensuring production support teams are properly supported, guiding the team on projects, and guiding and influencing the design of the Analytics solution to support the needs of business partners for all areas of Business Analytics.

  • Manage the implementation of projects ranging from small, single stream initiatives to large-scale multi-stream efforts.


Basic Qualifications (Minimum):

High School Diploma or GED equivalent required

Bachelor s Degree in Computer Science, Management Information systems, or equivalent preferred

Experience (Years/Type):

  • 3+ year(s) of project management experience required.

  • 3+ year(s) of experience working with enterprise reporting systems and business intelligence solutions required.

  • Experience managing larger and multiple projects simultaneously preferred.

  • Experience managing a large data warehouse environment preferred.

  • Experience with Microsoft Project preferred.

  • PMP certification preferred.


  • Strong project management skills, with experience in organizing, planning, and executing large-scale application development projects from vision through implementation, involving internal personnel, contractors, and vendors.

  • Practical knowledge of information technologies and methodologies; specific knowledge of relational and multi-dimensional databases and related business intelligence software.

  • Familiarity with Business Analytics software tools and vendors

  • Experience implementing and supporting complex network solutions in support of enterprise applications and systems

  • In-depth knowledge of SAP s Business Objects, BI Tools, Universes, and integration with Business Warehouse

Position with reside in Arlington, VA.

Relocation assistance will be provided.

Travel- 5%

The Nestle companies are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran

Category: Management, IT, Nestle Globe