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Project Manager

Are you an excellent communicator with ICT Buying and Merchandising-Project Management experience of 5 plus years? Do you have strong experience of Supplier and SI (Strategic Integrator) management – knowledge of different contracting, payment and penalty constructs, experience of managing suppliers within a commercial framework to maximise value for money? Are you highly knowledgeable of IT investment evaluation processes, including cost/benefit analysis, estimation of IT costs/resources for defined and undefined initiatives? If so, we may have the perfect role for you in our Dublin or Reading Head Office.

Based in Dublin or Reading, you will be responsible for the successful delivery of Buying & Merchandising systems projects. You will manage the the full project lifecycle across technical and business work streams, ensuring that projects deliver their agreed goals within quality, cost and time objectives.

Ideally our ICT Buying and Merchandising-Project Manager will have retail experience, particularly
relating to Buying and Merchandising. They will have proven budget management experience,
a proficiency in Project Management tools – including MS Project & Excel and a formal Project
Management qualification (PRINCE2, PMP, PMI) is preferable.

As well as the above, we are also looking for:
  • An analytical mind: You will be responsible for the effective management of risks and issues, ensuring proactivity avoids delays and costs, yet ensures quality.
  • Confident communication: You’ll be connecting with all levels of the business, to multiple teams, and levels. You will develop and agree a communication plan so it is essential that you can present complex information in a very clear, recognisable language.
  • Strong organisational and planning skills: You will be required to manage a portfolio of projects and timelines across multiple functions. Working with internal teams to ensure and maintain that detailed processes, outputs, project plans and budgets for all project deliverables are on time.
  • Budgeting/Cost management: Providing costs and estimates to projects and optimising the run costs for all, requires you to have adequate numerical skills.
  • Project Management: Managing multiple work streams/projects simultaneously and jointly leading project status meetings are a given. You will also work with the leadership team to develop programmes that deliver scalable, sustainable change.

Why work with us?

There’s the competitive salary, of course. But our team in Dublin covers many different countries, giving you the opportunity to work with colleagues from all over the world. Our people make our brand which means more responsibility, and the freedom and space to grow and do things their way. And we have an amazing programme of structured learning and development to help with that, covering everything from mindfulness sessions to developing your presenting skills. What’s more, you’ll also be part of a busy, friendly work environment with a gym, café, canteen, choir, book club, running club and plenty of open space to think.

So if you have the right experience and want to take the next step, why not find out more by applying now!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

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