Project Manager

Posted 21 February by Whitbread Featured

Project Manager – Labour Operating Model - £Competitive plus 30% bonus and excellent benefits

What will you be doing:

This exciting position requires someone to lead the project management and delivery of a new workforce management tool that will ultimately improve our labour management and performance across our Premier Inn estate.

You’ll be responsible for the end to end project lifecycle of delivering this including defining the scope, objectives and vision for the project.  Forming timelines as well as creating a governance structure to ensure the project is managed in the right way and that the process for decision making is correct.  

You will ensure the new product is fit for purpose and most importantly enables and encourages better engagement and ways of working for the future.  Having already set out and understood objectives you will track benefits to ensure the project is delivering.

The person we are looking for:

Someone with knowledge of both programme and project management methods including MSP and PRINCE2

You will be experienced in leading complex programmes with multiple stakeholders and have the ability to resolve conflicts and demonstrate your resilience.  

An expert in delivering sound business case development and approval skills

Excellent communicator / influencer at all levels

A bit about us:

At Whitbread, we are fully committed to growing legendary brands through building a strong customer heartbeat and innovating to stay ahead. Our winning teams delight customers so they come back time and time again which, along with our focus on everyday efficiency, drives profitable growth.

Every day our fantastic team members serve up great memories in our restaurants and wow guests through a great night’s sleep in our hotels. We pride ourselves on providing consistent quality and service. We’re continually innovating to meet our guests’ evolving needs whilst being committed to creating a great place to work for our team members.

Premier Inn and hub by Premier Inn currently have over 750 hotels across the UK offering over 70,000 rooms. Our aim is to make this 85,000 by the end of 2020! We have hotels in the Middle East and having opened our 1st hotel in Germany with more sites in the pipeline.

Our much loved restaurant brands include Beefeater, Brewers Fayre, Table Table and Whitbread Inns. Alongside these, our new propositions Bar + Block and Cookhouse & Pub are both growing at pace. We have over 420 restaurants across the UK offering the highest level of service.

We have recently celebrated our 275th anniversary when Samuel Whitbread founded our business on a set of principles and although our core business has changed over the years we stay true these with our values:

Genuine - we really care about customers

Confident - we strive to be the best at what we do

Committed - we work hard for each other

We are excited about what the future holds and would love you to join us on this exciting journey!

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