IT Business Systems Manager - International Premium Brand

Posted 4 days ago by Michael Page Technology
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Working with internal and Group stakeholders, the candidate will be responsible to run multiple information systems and IT projects related to Retail, Wholesales, CRM & IT, becoming the primary point of contact for all the above topics.

Client Details

A fast growing international premium retail brand, looking for a Retail Systems Manager

Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to manage new and exciting information systems projects across different fields (pricing, digital in store, client apps, digital in showroom, data-driven retail) according to brand priorities.
  • Responsible of running periodic review with the business in order to identify and formalise new requirements and then relay them to the group for systems' enhancements.
  • Primary point of contact for all topics related to front office system
  • Support business partners in the transition and change management phase, developing expertise to meet business objectives, identifying ways to improve processes, where applicable, and implement best practices.
  • Work closely with CIO on key strategic initiatives for the brand
  • Strong experience in any of the Retail sector or somewhere similar
  • Technical deliveries and support within projects covering eCommerce, Finance, Supply Chain, CRM/ERP and POS
  • Experience of
  • Ability to work with technical teams, whilst managing stakeholders and
  • Willing to provide operational support, technical deliveries and manage international teams

Profile

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Strong interpersonal and organisational skills with an ability to run multiple projects at the same time while being focused on results.
  • Ability to lead and influence key stakeholders at board level in order to keep them working effectively together and meet projects requirements in a timely and cost effective manner.
  • Knowledge of retail systems, with the ability of translating business requirements into the definition of software functionality.

Education:

  • Bachelor or Master's degree in Engineering, Information Technology or related field highly recommended. Alternatively, degree from a business school with a strong passion for technology.

Work Experience:

  • Minimum 3 years of Project or Systems management experience within the Retail or Consumer sector.
  • Experience managing a team of 3 - 5 members as well as being able to work in a Matrix Environment.
  • knowledge of PRINCE2 & Agile methodologies

Languages:

  • English: full proficiency both in written and verbal communication required.
  • Italian, Spanish and/or French are a plus.

Job Offer

Great Exposure Board level Stakeholders.

Working for an Internationally establish Retail Brand

£50,000 - £60,000 + Package.

Reference: 37256361

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