Act as Product and Customer Master Data visionary for the Business Units and Centralized Master Data Teams. Possesses a deep understanding and knowledge of Publishing Industry Master Data and its impact on the business units. Interface with business units and analyze and implement processes related to product set-up and enrichment, and work closely with IT to specify/configure application to efficiently support and implement those requirements.
Understand the relationship between works, products, contributors, promotions and other integrated functions within STEP. Ensure proper training is provided to all STEP users. Work with channel Master Data Specialists to ensure divisional priorities are being addressed and requirements for existing/new processes are followed.
Understand the relationships between our customers, their organizations and Scholastic's various business units. Support the roll out of Realtio and its integration to Salesforce, Oracle and all other order capture applications. Drive best practice within the Customer Data maintenance teams.
Work with key divisional users to develop master data definitions and all documents associated with blueprinting, designing, testing and implementing new business model strategies. Lead Data Governance Committee and escalate unresolved issues to Steering Committee.
Possesses excellent communications skills. Establishes an excellent working relationship with the business units.
Understands the expected service level commitments for the business unit and assists in monitoring Service Level Agreements ensuring that the Master Data Organization is meeting or exceeding the divisional expectations
HOW YOU CAN FIT
• 5+ years of master data application ownership
• Deep knowledge of publishing operations and analytics
• Microsoft applications (Word – Excel) & analytical computer skills. SQL reporting.
• Ability to work independently and problem solve.
WHO WE ARE
Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL) is the world's largest publisher and distributor of children's books, a leading provider of core literacy curriculum and professional services, and a producer of educational and entertaining children's media. The Company creates quality books and ebooks, print and technology-based learning programs for pre-K to grade 12, classroom magazines and other products and services that support children's learning both in school and at home. With operations in 14 international offices and exports to 165 countries, Scholastic makes quality, affordable books available to all children around the world through school-based book clubs and book fairs, classroom collections, school and public libraries, retail and online. True to its mission of 97 years to encourage the personal and intellectual growth of all children beginning with literacy, the Company has earned a reputation as a trusted partner to educators and families. Learn more at www.scholastic.com.
Some benefits that we offer:
• 100% vested of 401(k) Retirement Plan after 5 years employment
• Up to 1M worth of supplemental Life Insurance
• Tuition Reimbursement
• Purchase Scholastic stock at a 15% discount
Thank you for your consideration in choosing Scholastic.