Business Systems Analyst

The Cato Corporation, a leading specialty retailer of value-priced women’s fashion apparel with corporate offices located in Charlotte, North Carolina, operates three concepts: Cato, It’s Fashion and Versona. The Company has over 1,300 stores throughout the United States and a diverse workforce of approximately 7,500 associates. The Company’s stock is traded on the NYSE under the symbol “CATO”.


Cato is seeking an experienced Business Systems Analyst to join its Merchandise Information team.


Responsibilities include:

    • Liaise with key stakeholders to understand their business needs and translate these into requirements for the development of technology solutions to improve business efficiency and execute company goals;
    • Design, test and train merchandising systems and maintains a detailed knowledge of end to end business functions, processes and controls;
    • Develop and maintain understanding of all merchandise-related system workflows, functions, processes and business needs to supply quality support and solutions;
    • Collaborate with cross functional business teams to gather business requirements;
    • Deliver precise functional specifications to Technology partners based off business requirements and use cases;
    • Partner with Technology team to develop business functionality;
    • Work with Technology team to communicate, verify and test functionality changes;
    • Work with business teams to demonstrate the changes to the systems to ensure all relevant business needs are addressed;
    • Develop training materials and provide system and process training;
    • Manage multiple competing priorities through effective communication and organizational agility;
    • Recommend and institute best practices and new functionality to streamline processes; and
    • Coordinate and implement business resolutions.


Job Requirements:

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 4 years systems analyst experience in a retail environment;
  • Strong training experience;
  • Bachelor degree required;
  • Strong verbal, written, and analytical skills;
  • Proficient with SQL and Excel;
  • Very strong interpersonal skills;
  • Strong organizational and time management skills;
  • Strong detail orientation and problem solving ability;
  • Ability to organize and prioritize workload; and
  • Experience in the following systems or systems similar would be a plus:  Oracle - RMS, RPM, OBIEE, RI, BIP and Assortment Planning (RPAS).  Blue Yonder - Allocation and Planning systems and PTC – FlexPLM.

 

The Cato Corporation offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits including Medical/Dental/Life Insurance package, 401(K) Retirement Plan, Flexible Spending Plan, Stock Purchase Plan and more!  Please send resume, including salary history to:  The Cato Corporation, Attn:  Recruitment, PO Box 34216, Charlotte, NC  28234.  Fax to (704) 551-7246 or email to catojobs@catocorp.com.  EOE/Drug Testing

Posted
09/01/2021
Type
Full time
Location
Charlotte, NC 28273, US