Sainsbury Jobs For Development Assistant Manager

Website Sainsbury's

Job Description:

Our Supply Chain & Logistics Fulfilment Strategy team is at the heart of our Argos brand GM transformation, enabling us to move towards a standalone national ‘Local Fulfilment Centre’ network capable of providing market leading fulfilment to customers, whether that be for collection or to a customer’s home. In addition to this, the team is focused on optimisation of our other established fulfilment channels including Large Item, Installations, Tu and Habitat.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Support large programmes playing a key role in identifying need for change, scoping the project, working with stakeholders to define, trial and ultimately roll out solutions and have accountability for your own projects
  • Identify areas for improvement within customer fulfilment and deliver business solutions to improve the experience for our customers, reduce our cost to serve or ensure we are fit for the future
  • Create business cases for the new initiatives putting the customer at the heart of every decision whilst balancing the business need for cost control. Work closely with the Finance team to agree and manage project spends
  • Identify new IS/digital/operational/commercial/other business change requirements
  • Ensuring deliverables/outcomes deliver the project intent at pace, tracking progress, identifying and mitigating risks, providing project updates, managing budget and keeping stakeholders informed/engaged

Job Requirements:

  • A strong understanding of the Argos customer journeys
  • Change mind set to be able to drive process and Customer Improvement, Project and Change Management methodologies
  • Strong numerical ability will ensure the business takes robust data-driven decisions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to influence and negotiate at a senior level
  • Understand and successfully manage diverse business relationships, comfortable working in a matrix organisation
  • Customer focused with a proven track record of meeting and exceeding customer expectations
  • Have robust business acumen

Job Details:

Company:  Sainsbury’s

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Engineering

Job Location: Avebury, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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