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IT Project Manager (12 month FTC)

Department:  IT
City:  Leeds
Location:  GB

INTRODUCTION

Founded in 1856 by Thomas Burberry, Burberry is a global luxury brand with a distinctly British attitude. We are a global business with an extensive network of both owned and franchised stores across EMEIA, Asia Pacific and Americas. We are digital pioneers, and innovative technology underpins every aspect of our business, from product design to distribution and marketing. We believe that modern luxury means being socially and environmentally responsible; this mindset is core to our business and key to our long-term success.

JOB PURPOSE

This is an initial 12 Month Fixed Term Contract for an IT Project Manager who will be a determined, agile, uber organised and engaging leader to lead a multi workstreamed Global Service transformation, with the goal to ensuring delivery of all milestones to time and to high quality. 

 

Key to this role, is the ensure we have a robust plan which is agreed, debated and shared with internal teams, our partner and shared with multiple executive project stakeholders, internally and across global commercial leaders.   

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Deliver project on time, quality and on budget.
  • Mange and track all of the deliverables and key milestones.
  • Own the Plan, Management of Risks and Reporting to all the stakeholders.
  • Run project governance, lead the delivery meetings and steercos.
  • Managing the day-to-day relationship with key senior stakeholders.
  • Manage a wide stakeholder community, from C level and across all levels of the business.
  • Manage a project coordinator, who’s role is to enable the PM to succeed.


Connecting with others

  • Core Project team
  • Project SteerCo members
  • Commerical IT leadership
  • Regional business leaders
  • IT resolver teams
  • 3rd Party Vendors

PERSONAL PROFILE

  • Successful delivery Project / Programme management.
  • Successful delivery of Service transformations.
  • Good knowledge of IT and ITIL concepts.
  • Successfully of delivery through Global partners.
  • Uber organised with all milestone tracked and delivered.
  • Great communication skills with project team, steerco, regional leaders and 3rd parties.
  • Good negotiation skills.
  • Ability to communicate complicated issues in a clear and concise manner.
  • Strong verbal and written skills.
  • Ability to lead steerco’s with C-Level audience.
  • Thinks customer and thinks customer as part of the deliver plan.

FOOTER

Burberry is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such, treats all applications equally and recruits purely on the basis of skills and experience.

 

Posting Notes: United Kingdom || Not Applicable || Leeds || IT || ICS || n/a ||


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