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Digital Project Manager

Department:  Digital
City:  London
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

Burberry is looking for a Digital Project Manager with Agile delivery experience to manage global web projects

The projects will span technologies and devices and will have a wide business impact across departments. This will give the ideal candidate great exposure across the business and will provide opportunities to develop knowledge of the sector.

The ideal candidate will have responsibility for the process and orchestration of delivering the digital product roadmap for web, managing outcomes as well as partnering with wider business delivery teams to deliver on time and to budget.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Will be a key member of the Digital team and will manage projects from inception through to delivery
  • Will be responsible for orchestration the delivery of the User Experience, User Interaction and Interface Design, Development, Testing and Adoption of a project - working closely with a team of Business Analysts and Product Owners and Engineers
  • Will be a pro-active character capable of driving the project forwards in a positive way - with a hunger for inspiring change and operational improvement
  • Will have excellent a knowledge and working experience in Agile and an understanding of Jira and continuous delivery
  • Will work with a passionate, fun and dedicated team - on a day to day basis the role will involve:
  • Iterating the delivery process for the team to ensure the team are working efficiently, effectively and happily
  • Facilitate Agile ceremonies for the stream, communicating agendas and outcomes
  • Orchestrating the deliverables from the team, holding the team members accountable to their commitments
  • Co-ordination and management of resources across departments
  • Monitoring and reporting monthly
  • Owning the ongoing communication of delivery status to stakeholders
  • Facilitate and assist the team in vendor selection and management
  • Facilitate and support the team and unblock issues from around the business
  • Raise risks to team members and stakeholders when necessary
  • Help team members prioritise their work in alignment with business priorities
PERSONAL PROFILE
  • understanding and certification in Agile and an understanding of Agile Project Management approaches and how to apply them.
  • Industry experience working within a web team, could be from an agency, consultancy or client side - should have hands on experience managing UX and Design and Development teams.
  • Experience working with offshore teams and agencies
  • A familiarity and appreciation of the strengths and weaknesses of a range of technologies is useful.
  • A passion for retail and customer is essential. 


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