Seattle, WA

Director Product Management - Human Resources and Labor Planning at Nordstrom

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Job DescriptionThe Director Product Management Human Resources and Labor Planning is a key member of the Nordstrom Product Management team, championing the associate experience evolution through data-driven insights using a variety of qualitative and quantitative inputs and delivering key features, functionality and programs for Nordstrom. In addition, indirectly, this leader champions the end customer experience. Efficient labor planning ensures that current product is on the shelves and employees are available to help customers while supporting the most efficient and profitable bottom line for Nordstrom. To build the right products and features for associates and customers, product directors lead and influence the product roadmap and its prioritization, advise on discovery, and measure and communicate results of the feature portfolio in production, all while ensuring stakeholder alignment.

A day in the life…

Advanced Capability with the following competencies, requiring minimal management support:

Develops roadmap strategy, vision, business benefits, and prioritization of goals for the websites, apps and other channel initiatives

Ensures alignment on priorities and direction by partnering with other groups, stakeholders and leaders

Partners with UX, Engineering, and Research on feature design

Drives ownership of features and services throughout the product lifecycle for our cross-channel customer experiences

Collaborates with peers and leaders across the enterprise to solicit needs, define vision and ensure outcomes align with enterprise priorities and goals

Hires and supervises an efficient and effective team that meets the needs of the product management strategies

Partners with technology teams to deliver key features and functionality that enhance the customer experience across Nordstrom channels

Conducts data-driven analyses to continuously maintain a pulse on performance and the state of the business

Monitors & identifies customer needs staying current on industry standards/trends and respond by making adjustments to user experience and product roadmaps

Maintains a strong understanding of available technologies and apply technology solutions, where appropriate, to improve efficiency and ultimately benefit the customer

Reviews operating practices and procedures, determine whether improvements can be made and work to implement changes as appropriate

Presents strategies, plans and updates to all levels of the organization, including executive leadership on a regular basis.

You own this if you have…

8+ years’ experience or equivalent with 3+ years of management experience required, specifically in product management with technology or ecommerce company preferred

Bachelors’ degree in math, statistics, finance, economics, or related quantitative discipline is preferred

Knowledge of labor planning, supply chain flow and store operations

Ability to inspire others, including demonstrated experience managing and leading strong teams

Ability to define, measure and analyze processes to identify improvement opportunities

Technical background and understanding of software development principals

Knowledge of a/b testing fundamentals

Ability to build relationships cross-functionally with multiple teams from areas such as Analytics, Engineering and User Experience

Demonstrated ability to achieve strategic goals in an innovative and fast-paced environment

Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills

We’ve got you covered…

Our employees are our most important asset and that’s reflected in our benefits. Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:

Medical/Vision, Dental, Retirement and Paid Time Away

Life Insurance and Disability

Merchandise Discount and EAP Resources

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What are Nordstrom Perks + Benefits

Nordstrom Benefits Overview

Nordstrom offers comprehensive, flexible benefits to our employees and their families.

Wellness Program
myStrength® Program

Short Term Disability
Long Term Disability
Life Insurance
Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance

401(k) Plan
Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Paid Time Off
Bereavement Leave
Leave of Absence
Sabbatical Leave
Paid Maternity & Parental Leave

Dependent Care
Health Care Health Savings

Merchandise Discount
Transit or Work From Home Subsidy
Adoption Financial Assistance
Employee Assistance Program
Group Home/Auto Insurance
Group Legal Services
“No Meeting” Time Blocks
Caregiving Benefits
Employee Charitable Match Program
Rethink Program

Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Unconscious bias training
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Happy Hours
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences

Additional Perks + Benefits

On-site coffee bar with barista and snacks • Full bar • Rooftop with city views • Did we mention merchandise discounts?

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