We have an opportunity as a Programme Support Manager to support a growing change team within Sainsbury’s Argos Head Office in Milton Keynes, that takes accountability for the governance of all Central Ops programmes, projects and work-streams.
This role will require interaction with a diverse group of stakeholders from Senior Manager’s down, across the breadth of Central Operations and other business areas in both Sainsbury’s and Argos.
What you’ll do:
Maintain and update the programme plan providing timely and accurate status reporting from central ops programmes, projects and work-streams
Deliver consistent stakeholder engagement across Retail Operations to ensure alignment of activity across work-streams
Support the Retail Operations Programme Manager in the governance of all central ops programmes, projects and work-streams
To succeed in this role, you’ll;
Be organised and able to plan and prioritise own workload and others
Have excellent Microsoft Office and 365 skills - Excel, word, PowerPoint and Sharepoint
Have a sound retail background and good understanding of programme management
Demonstrate the ability to think differently and create the opportunity to challenge status quo
Use sound knowledge and your own experience confidently take calculated risks and deliver at pace
In addition to a competitive salary and an exciting working environment, other benefits include a holiday allowance which starts at 24 days per year (which increases with service), share save scheme, discretionary annual bonus (max.7.5%), staff discount in the Argos/Habitat/Sainsbury’s stores and company pension scheme. You’ll also have the potential to develop your skills in a way that fits with your own aspirations.
Argos is currently leading the way as a multi-channel digital retailer. With over 800 stores, one of the most visited websites in the UK and our Fast Track proposition, Argos currently is at the forefront of the retail world with a market leading proposition. Now Argos is part of Sainsbury’s there has never been a more exciting time to join the business. With so much opportunity now is the time to apply and start your new journey with us.