We are currently recruiting for a Lead Retail Delivery Manager to support the Argos Retail Investment Programs. This is a crucial role within our Retail Operations and an exciting opportunity to manage the integration of the Argos stores re-locating to our Sainsbury’s stores. .
Responsible for the end to end implementation of the Argos Retail Investment Delivery Programme activities, encompassing project planning, retail engagement, cross functional stakeholder leadership, Plan review & Go Live testing to ensure the customer journey is delivered.
Responsible for the Leadership and Development of all Direct and Indirect reports, ensuring all are best equipped to deliver the required Investment and Divestment activities to a consistently high standard.
Cross-functional lead across business areas and 3rd parties to ensure all projects are delivered to the highest standards, on time, whilst driving efficiencies.
Key interface with IS, Marketing, Supply, HR, Retail Support, Distribution, Finance and Property /Construction teams to optimise time on site and mitigate any risks and additional costs.
To ensure that operational change lands and embeds right first time for our colleagues and customers.
To lead, motivate, engage and support the development of a team of field based Retail Delivery Managers.
Responsible for delivering cross functional, strategic initiatives focused on optimising inherently related Sainsbury’s Argos’ ways of working
A strong leader as you will be leading a team of 7-8 Delivery Managers
Organised with strong planning and time management;
Confident, personable and articulate;
Strong retail and customer background;
Able to work under pressure and to strict timescales.
This is a field based role so you must be flexible to travel across different sites.
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, 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.