Manager, Franchise Operations(Remote), Strategic Alliances & Licensing

Gap Inc.
San Francisco, California, United States
26 Aug 2022
29 Oct 2022
About Gap Inc.

Our brands bridge the gaps we see in the world. Old Navy democratizes style to ensure everyone has access to quality fashion at every price point. Athleta unleashes the potential of every woman, regardless of body size, age or ethnicity. Banana Republic believes in sustainable luxury for all. And Gap inspires the world to bring individuality to modern, responsibly made essentials.    

This simple idea-that we all deserve to belong, and on our own terms-is core to who we are as a company and how we make decisions. Our teamis made up of thousands of people across the globe who take risks, think big, and do good for our customers, communities, and the planet. Ready to  learn fast, create with audacity and lead boldly? Join our team.

About the Role

With a global scope, this role is responsible for supporting product delivery to franchise partners, addressing partner logistical operational needs from onboarding through the life of the partnership. This person is responsible for providing operational analysis and support from pre-season set up through to collection, including decision support to the brands to manage trade-offs for operational efficiencies. This role will initially focus on the Latin America franchise market, and works cross functionally with multiple brands and stakeholders, liaising with international hubs and driving business solutions. This role will manage operational and strategic project work, while working collaboratively with cross-functional teams and internal business partners around the globe.

What You'll Do

  • Responsible for providing key analysis, routine publication of status and development of reporting functionalities to support international franchise partner operations; update process documentation as required
  • Manage development and implementation of processes that unlock inventory flexibility in the Gap Inc Global Franchise supply chain that evolve the operating model to be competitive, profitable, and responsive
  • Responsible for driving analytics that identify opportunities to match Gap inventory supply with demand and use new flexible capabilities to maximize seasonal profitability
  • Manage new partner onboarding process, systems and reporting training, and drive supply chain mapping discussions to understand partners post-turnover supply chain operating model
  • Manage hub or direct turnover operations requests and planning (capacity, VAS (Value Added Services), storage, etc.), oversee operational follow-up actions with cross-functional teams
  • Provide strategic project support of new market assessments and/or operational request exceptions

Who You Are

  • Business Process oriented with knowledge of Supply Chain Logistics processes
  • Strong analytical aptitude with ability to translate data into communicable formats
  • Able to build constructive and effective relationships with a broad and diverse group of business partners internally and externally and drive initiatives forward
  • Effective communication skills in both the spoken and written mediums; detail oriented yet able to prioritize most critical issues
  • Advanced Excel and intermediate PowerPoint. Access a plus.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Minimum experience 5+ years

Benefits at Gap Inc.

  • Merchandise discount for our brands: 50% off regular-priced merchandise at Old Navy, Gap, Banana Republic and Athleta, and 30% off at Outlet for all employees.
  • One of the most competitive Paid Time Off plans in the industry.*
  • Employees can take up to five "on the clock" hours each month to volunteer at a charity of their choice.*
  • Extensive 401(k) plan with company matching for contributions up to four percent of an employee's base pay.*
  • Employee stock purchase plan.*
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance.*
  • See more of the benefits we offer.

*For eligible employees

Gap Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to providing a workplace free from harassment and discrimination. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, training and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, and make all employment decisions without regard to any protected status. We have received numerous awards for our long-held commitment to equality and will continue to foster a diverse and inclusive environment of belonging. This year, we've been named as one of the Best Places to Work by the Humans Rights Campaign for the fourteenth consecutive year and have been included in the 2019 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for the second year in a row. US Candidates - Non NYCPlease note that effective, June 30, 2022, Gap Inc. will no longer require any of its employees to wear face masks or require proof of COVID vaccination, unless required by local or state/provincial mandates or as part of Gap Inc's quarantine guidelines after being exposed to or testing positive for COVID. Therefore, please disregard any language in any job posting that refers to Gap Inc.'s face mask and proof of vaccination policy as said policy is no longer effective.US Candidates - NYCBeginning December 27, 2021 the City of New York requires all employees in the City who work on site to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless an exemption from the vaccine requirement is approved due to an accommodation for a disability, a sincerely held religious belief or other legally protected basis (including status as a victim of domestic violence, stalking or sex offenses).