Retail Project/Range Manager - Somerset - up to £55k fantastic benefits!
Retail Project/Range Manager - Somerset - up to £55k fantastic benefits! This is a fantastic opportunity for a Project/Range Manager to join a fast growing business with excellent career progression. This role provides an opportunity to contribute and be a key part of the growth of the business.
What does this Retail Project/Range Manager role involve?
Provide programme/range visibility to relevant stakeholders and inform Board Sponsors of status, risks and opportunities
Work closely with the Commercial, Content and Marketing teams to ensure all major change is co-ordinated and fits together in a deliverable plan
Provide a high level of detailed co-ordination and communications across departments, ensuring all the complex moving parts are fully aligned on progress, timelines, successes, issues, risks and mitigations and owners.
Effectively feed into, and report out, of the Range Planner Forum
Create and deliver weekly project status updates to the various implementation teams (Range Planners)
Schedule and deliver weekly project updates to the commercial and supply chain team (DOF level) - status / issues/risks /deliveries / decisions
Apply project governance to manage the project gates and milestones in the business ensuring relevant stakeholder sign off
Report on progress, and escalation of issues to Commercial Director / Main Board.
Co-ordinate interfaces between internal functions and group project teams
Essential Skills and experience required for this Project/Range Manager role:
Ability to present and support your position to internal stakeholders up to Board level
Experience of delivering operational change management projects in a multi-channel business
Proven ability to work on own initiative, prioritise effectively and propose ideas and solutions
Prior experience in working to deadlines and self-managing associated workload is essential with ability to multi-task and deal with constant pressure
Experience in other related functions is highly desirable (e.g. Commercial, Market Team ) ensuring wider understanding of total business
Proven experience of making high level judgement decisions with the ability to negotiate and influence
If you are an experienced Project/Range Manager and looking for your next challenge, please get in touch today!