Senior IT Programme Lead

IT Corby, Northamptonshire


Description

Established in Britain by Tom Joule nearly three decades ago, Joules is a true premium lifestyle brand with an authentic heritage. As a multi-channel brand with a global appeal, we carefully design clothing, footwear and accessories for women, men, children and babies – whilst our homeware, toiletries, eyewear and other new collections are constantly expanding. 

Joules IT enables the business to take advantage of the very latest technologies, get the most out of our systems and leverage every part of them to give departments access to the best functionality possible. 

We now have an exciting opportunity available for a Senior IT Programme Manager to manage our Project team and to manage the delivery of IT and/or business projects to the business community as directed by the Head of IT. 

Purpose of the role: 

This position will act as part of the senior IT management team, reporting in to the Head of IT, helping to devise and deliver the department’s overall strategy in the short and long term.  The role will be expected to liaise with other IT functions, senior stakeholders and Business Partners to ensure that projects are delivered to the highest standards, creating visibility of the programmes of work in Retail and Head Office. 

 What we are looking for: 

  • Experience of working in a Senior Programme Manager role (or similar) in large, complex, transformational programmes 
  • Extensive experience of delivering Technology Programmes in Retail (or similar organisation) 
  • Preferably educated to degree level, appropriate Senior Programme management experience or holds a professional qualification 
  • Has knowledge of relevant project management methodologies, development life cycles etc 
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced project environment 
  • Experience managing multiple projects and ensuring status and programme portfolio visibility is clear to all stakeholders 

What we offer: 

  • Holiday Purchase Scheme 
  • Life Cover 
  • Save as you Earn Scheme 
  • Private Medical Insurance 
  • 50% clothing employee discount 
  • Annual Clothing Allowance 

A full list can be found here http://bit.ly/joulesrb 

This is an amazing opportunity for the right individual to add value to one of the UK’s fastest growing, lifestyle brands, so if you do not want to miss out on being part of something special – click ‘Apply Now’.