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Company: Wild Republic
Reports To: IS Manager
Department: Information Systems
Employment Type: Full-time, Non-Exempt
Location: Twinsburg, Ohio
Shift: M-F, 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Takes ownership of position and territory with demonstrated commitment to success.
Adapts to changes in the work environment. Changes approach or method to best fit the situation. Able to handle change, delays, and unexpected events. Shows initiative, good judgment and adaptability for quick and/or frequent changes within daily tasks to be executed.
Regular, on-time attendance, including overtime as necessary.
Accepts and effectively adapts to change. Recognizes change is necessary, inevitable, and an opportunity to learn new things.
Gains trust by demonstrating ethics and integrity in actions, maintaining confidentiality, and exercising appropriate discretion and judgment.
Understands and follows company policies and procedures.
Maintains a positive attitude.
Demonstrated ability to prioritize work appropriately and use time efficiently.
Balances team and individual responsibilities and contributes to building a positive team spirit. Develops and maintains a strong working relationship with internal and external individuals and groups.
Prioritizes tasks and manages time to ensure that deadlines are met. Plans his or her time and sticks to those plans. Prevents or manages interruptions until the highest priority tasks are accomplished.Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
Required Education / Experience / Specific Job-related Skills
Years of Experience:
1 to 3 years of experience in a similar role. Education may count in place of required experience level.
A high school diploma or equivalent is required. An Associates or Bachelors degree in computer science or a related field or its equivalent is preferred. Experience may count in place of required education level.
No supervisory responsibilities.
This position requires frequent sitting, occasional standing and walking, and occasional lifting and carrying of up to 10 pounds. Lifting of items weighing 11 to 50 pounds may be needed on rare occasions. Frequent use of computers will require close vision, with or without correction.
About the Company:
Everyday millions of children around the world are inspired to learn and play through Wild Republic. Founded in 1979 as the family-owned and operated K&M International, Inc., the Wild Republic brand has grown into an internationally-recognized company, distributing nature-inspired stuffed animals and toys throughout the world. Based in Twinsburg, Ohio, Wild Republic has operations globally in Asia, Europe, Africa and North America, with retail distribution in mass, grocery, drug and specialty retailers. And, with over four decades bringing innovative marketing and IT technology service solutions to the tourism channel, Wild Republic is the leading vendor partner with North America’s most prominent Zoos, Museums and Aquarium attractions.
This privately-owned company is committed to nature and conservation, producing the highest quality toys for children, and creating a world filled with compassion, responsibility and understanding. We are committed to serving our customers in a timely and productive manner, which requires that we all work together as a team. To achieve our goals, we are committed to building and maintaining an organization that aligns with our Core Values.
- Express Empathy and Humility toward Others
- Foster Relationships with Honest and Considerate Communications
- Honor Triple Bottom Line: People, Planet, and Profit
- Deliver Excellence with Customer Service
- Accept Responsibility and Authority
- Demonstrate Respect and Cooperation
Wild Republic is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in hiring or employment against any individual on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, ancestry, religion, physical or mental disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, pregnancy, citizenship, or any other factor protected by anti-discrimination laws. Furthermore, we comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAW
Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance to apply for this job, please contact us at email@example.com.
The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job and other duties and responsibilities may be assigned as determined necessary by management. This job listing is not intended to, and does not, construe either a contract of employment or an offer of such a contract. Offers of employment with Wild Republic are contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment background check and drug/alcohol screening.