Associate Business Analyst, Master Data Office

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Associate Business Analyst, Master Data Office

About Ross Stores, Inc.

Welcome to Ross Stores, Inc. Since 1982, our focus has been on bringing our customers a constant stream of high-quality brands and trends at extraordinary savings, while providing a fun and exciting treasure hunt experience. We believe in keeping things simple: no expensive signage, displays or fancy fixtures - to us, it's far more meaningful to pass greater savings on to our customers with on trend apparel, accessories, footwear, and home furnishings. With more than 1,800 stores, including Ross Dress for Less and dd's DISCOUNTS, we are the nation's largest off-price retail chain, and we continue to grow at a rate far outpacing traditional retail.

With corporate headquarters located in Dublin, CA, we have three buying offices positioned in key markets in New York City, Los Angeles, and Boston, as well as six state-of-the-art distribution centers across the country. With FY2019 revenues of $16 billion, we are a Fortune 500, S&P 500, and Nasdaq 100 Company, committed to offering an inclusive, safe and positive workplace. Come see what's in store.

At Ross you will find an organization that invites you to be your authentic self. As part of the Ross family you will experience:
  • A respectful culture embedded with collaborative partnerships and humility
  • Opportunities to give back to your community through national charities, local volunteer initiatives, and our Ross Cares Fund
  • A significant investment in your career through extensive onboarding programs, continuous learning opportunities, ongoing development and the opportunity to work with engaged and knowledgeable industry leaders


Additional information is available at: https://jobs.rossstores.com/creative/about

About this opportunity ....

The Associate Business Analyst will support the MDO vision to be the central point of contact for all master data needs within a certain domain (i.e. Supplier). Partnering with their Manager, the Associate Business Analyst will ensure the all requests are prioritized, addressed, and resolved in a timely manner.

Responsibilities...

Point of Contact for Business
  • As point of contact for multiple business departments across the organization, the Associate Business Analyst will be playing an important role to support multiple business units, address regular requests, and troubleshoot issues


Request Management
  • Manage workflow and requests in a Master Data Management Tool. Execute on all (new/change) requests from business effectively to ensure that they are implemented according to set data governance standards and processes.


Compliance and Adoption
  • Verify all Master Data Management processes around data governance are followed
  • Play an integral role in escalating requests that do not comply with the governance set by MDO
  • Build subject matter expertise for all Ross specific data management and processes


Process improvement
  • Identify and provide recommendations on ways to service the business better to Manager


Who you are...
  • You have a Bachelor's Degree with a concentration in Business, Economics, Finance or Computer Science, or an equivalent diploma
  • You have 1-3 years' experience in Retail or IT related field; or equivalent work experience
  • You have prior Data Governance experience or exposure preferred
  • You have the ability to understand and apply detailed instructions
  • You have the ability to follow established practices, policies and procedures
  • You have good communication skills
  • You have the ability to build working relationships and bring about cooperation from working team
  • You have a strong understanding of productivity suite software (i.e. Microsoft Office)
  • You have sound analytical skills
  • You are able to create simple to complex analytical solutions
  • You have the ability to take an abstract analytical problem and break it down into actionable tasks
  • You have the ability to adjust with changing work environments, priorities and goals


Perks and Benefits of joining our team....

Our Associates are at the heart of everything we do and we're proud to offer a range of benefits that reflect how much we value their contributions. Here's a peek into what you can expect as an eligible Ross Associate:
  • A broad range of affordable health insurance options*, 401(k) with employer match*, life insurance*
  • Ample PTO, paid holidays, and Summer Fridays, as well as the opportunity to purchase additional vacation*
  • Employee stock purchase plan*
  • Charitable donations matched by Ross Stores Foundation
  • Enhanced maternity and bonding leaves with 100% income replacement*
  • Parent support programs
  • And more....

* eligibility may vary based on level and tenure, subject to change

At Ross & dd's we care about our Associates and the communities we serve. We are committed to building diverse teams and an inclusive culture that respects, values and celebrates the diversity of backgrounds, identities, and ideas of those who work and shop with us.

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