Senior IT Project Manager
Are you passionate about managing programs and projects of high business attention and IT complexity? Are you motivated of taking accountability for the whole project lifecycle? If so, then we have an exciting position as Senior IT Project Manager at Specsavers.
The role as Senior IT Project Manager is an exciting opportunity to be part of driving the technology change in Specsavers’ dynamic and expanding the Northern European region (Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland and the Netherlands). The position comes with the guarantee of growth and reward as an essential member of an energetic, demanding and supportive team.
Inspirational leader with strong focus in delivering first class solutions
As our Senior IT Project Manager you will be part of a team of seven experienced project and program managers and change experts. You will be responsible for delivering technology solutions to develop and enable our business in its ambitious plan for market ownership across Denmark, Norway, Finland, Sweden and the Netherlands. In addition to project delivery, you are part of advising and identifying the possibilities for Specsavers to achieve our goals in line with the annual plan.
You are accountable for the entire program or project lifecycle including project or program initiation, planning, execution, monitoring and control. Furthermore, you will be responsible for:
- Working with shared-service teams to transition programs/projects into live production.
- Work with Procurement and associated teams to ensure commercial contracts are in place to deliver project objectives and protect Specsavers interests.
- Work with Quality & Improvement to capture learnings and work with continuous improvement.
Resilient and confident communicator
In this role it is important that you are an excellent communicator. You are an experienced leader, who can communicate at all levels of the organization while also being able to influence and negotiate to achieve required outcomes.
You have an eye for a detail without losing a view of the bigger picture. To posses this role you must have:
- A proven track record of delivering IT projects on time, budget and high-quality
- Experience of managing projects with high complexity
- A broad understanding of computer systems and IT applications
- Experience with managing geographically-dispersed cross-functional IT teams.
You will be reporting directly to the Head of IT Change in the Northern European region, and will be based at our NE headquarter in Copenhagen. To be successful in this role, some travelling is required.
Ready for new challenges?
Fantastic! We would be delighted to hear from you. To apply send your application to us using the link below. We’re on the lookout for the right person at the moment, so apply ASAP and you’ll hear from us soon. If you have any questions about the role please reach out to Head of IT Change, Marena Christensen at email@example.com. If you have questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Recruitment Manager, Hans Grønbech at +45 21 21 85 13.
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