Sainsburys Careers For Development Manager

Website Sainsbury's

Job Description:

This role will plan and manage strategic projects within Customer Fulfilment to ensure delivery to cost and timescale constraints through project management, problem solving and leadership skills. You will manage change from concept/vision through to landing business change.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage/implement business change from concept through to delivery/review
  • Take an ambiguous issue and collaboratively establish a clear problem statement, solution operation with recommendations and roadmap for delivery
  • Create clear strategy/vision to engage stakeholders across the business
  • Manage projects through all delivery phases, monitoring progress against milestones and budget ensuring all activities are completed on time
  • Work with cross-functional teams across the business to deliver the change (ranging from IS/Digital to property, to Marketing or HR)
  • Communicate and report on project status, addressing issues or barriers to progress, escalating as appropriate to mitigate any risks/issues

Job Requirements:

  • Strong project/programme management experience
  • A strong understanding of the UK retail market (General Merchandise focused)
  • A strong understanding of Home Delivery / Customer Fulfilment
  • A diverse business background perhaps gained in strategy consulting and/or project & programme management
  • Strategic thinking with an entrepreneurial spirit – experience taking high-level business idea and exploring the potential opportunity to develop a clear strategy and roadmap to engage stakeholders
  • A rounded skill set enabling you to see a proposition
  • A strong focus on delivering a great experience for our customers
  • Financial and commercial acumen, ability to understand cost and margin drivers
  • Experience managing complex, highly cross-functional business change projects

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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