Strategy & Programs Manager
In this newly created Strategy & Programs Manager role, you will play a leading role in ensuring Country Road Group continues to be forward thinking in its digital roadmap strategy. Reporting to and partnering closely with the Head of Digital, you will lead on key existing strategic initiatives while identifying, scoping and recommending what is next for the Group. As the key subject matter expert, you will liaise with senior leaders and inspire cross functional teams to execute on key projects while also fast tracking the overall strategic thinking of the group.
This role is best suited to a driven, highly intelligent and fast paced individual who is not afraid to have a voice and get their hands dirty across a variety of crucial strategic projects. What does the role involve? Drive forward thinking in and execute on delivery of the group digital strategy Identify, re-shape and deliver improved reporting and metric transparency on key projects Review project management ways of working specific to digital strategy initiatives Collaborate, influence and lead internal senior stakeholder groups on project delivery Facilitate and lead the development of the 5-year digital strategy including modelling for future growth opportunities Build detailed financial models to support business case develop for key strategy initiatives Analysis, assess and report on competitor/market trends Who are we looking for? An intelligent, highly focused and ambitious strategic professional A proven ability to influence and collaborate with senior leaders An entrepreneurial spirit with an ability to inspire those around them Proven commercial and financial acumen with a high attention to detail Ability to adapt your communication style and approach to win hearts and minds Ability to work at pace, adapt to changing priorities with a strategic problem-solving approach Experience within a strategy/management consulting firm will be highly regarded Why work for us? A competitive remuneration package, including an annual bonus incentive Generous employee discounts across David Jones and Country Road Group Support community partnerships through our Corporate Social Responsibility program Flexible working rhythms to suit your lifestyle Be a member of a company committed to sustainable practices Ongoing training and development to pursue individual ambitions An ability to make a lasting and strategic impact with one of ANZâs most progressive retailing groups Want to know a bit more about us? David Jones and the Country Road Group is Australasiaâs largest department store and fashion retail group comprising of iconic brands such as David Jones, Country Road, POLITIX, Trenery, Witchery and MIMCO. Part of Woolworths Holding (SA) our values include being Customer Obsessed, Collaborative, Inspirational, Responsible and Dedicated to Quality.