Within the Sainsbury’s Argos Commercial function, we are looking for a Commercial Synergy Controller to join the team. This role is vital in supporting the Commercial Synergy Manager to plan and deliver wider business initiatives to deliver against the synergy plan. You will support the Commercial teams to identify and deliver wider synergy opportunities outside of product alignment.
This role will champion synergy delivery across Sainsbury’s Argos and provide support to key stakeholders across Commercial Trading teams.
What will you be doing?
Assist the Commercial Synergy Manager in identifying wider synergy opportunities across the Commercial function
Conduct impact analysis of product-level decisions on broader business initiatives and engage relevant stakeholders in the management of this impact
Take ownership for supporting the delivery of multiple commercial synergies, from conception to realisation, whilst maximising the commercial benefit
Facilitate workshops with the commercial teams to support synergy delivery
Work with relevant cross-functional stakeholders to help deliver synergy opportunities
Work closely with the Product Synergy team to support the progress of identified initiatives
Support in the preparation and issue of programme initiative briefs
Support the Synergy Manager in identifying possible failings and resource requirements for each initiative, and support the Commercial Synergy Assistant in tracking these
Support in the creation of key documents
What I need to know?
Previous experience in a Commercial environment
Proven experience managing a project, involving the conception, development and delivery
Highly numerate with the ability to draw conclusions from large sets of data
Confident in delivering and presenting to a wide audience
Experience of managing complex processes involving large amounts of information and multiple stakeholders
Proven ability of stakeholder management
Understanding of internal business structures and cross functional dependencies of each division
Strong communication and presentation skills
Ability to work in an ambiguous environment