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Project Manager (Business Transformations)

Location: 

Corby, ENG, GB, NN17 9FH

Brand:  RS Group
Function:  Programme Management
Work Location:  Working from home

About the role

In keeping with our growth strategy and our ambition to enhance our product and service offer, our intention is to accelerate our M&A and Integration activity. Our ambition is to create excellence in our Integration efforts ensuring that any acquisitions create real and tangible value for our business.

Reporting to the Head of Value Creation and Integration - EMEA, you will be responsible for the coordination and successful delivery of our Integration strategy for all acquisitions across EMEA.

 

Key accountabilities:

  • Responsible for the end-to-end management (planning, delivery, monitoring, control and closure) of projects with focus on acquisition integration – ensuring delivery to agreed scope, time, cost, quality and benefits.
  • Provide leadership to, and facilitate the work of, cross-functional project teams. Ensure team members remain motivated and committed to the project objectives whilst balancing the demands of any Business As Usual (BAU) commitments.
  • Translate the approved Project Definition into a workable plan with an agreed budget and accountable for managing the project budget throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Agree the appropriate governance approach and ensure it is applied to the project. Plan and schedule quality reviews, ensuring the relevant people attend, project deliverables are produced on time to the required standard, and any corrective actions addressed.
  • Produce a Resource Plan and work with the appropriate Resource Managers to implement.
  • Responsible for the accurate and timely entry of data into project management software.
  • Responsible for the creation, development and delivery of key project value creation milestones throughout the project life cycle.
  • Engage fully with the relevant project Sponsor and Business Owner. Influence and manage stakeholder expectations by monitoring progress against the plan and issuing regular communications, escalating problems and issues that impact scope, time, cost, quality and benefits in a timely manner

 

 

What we’re looking for

  • Proven Project Management experience leading and managing multiple projects and stakeholders with a track record of delivering business change to achieve outcomes and benefits
  • Experience of working in the relevant business environment (Digital, Supply Chain, Distribution, Finance, Infrastructure)
  • More than 5 Years hands-on delivery experience, understands why organisations use Agile/waterfall/hybrid practices as well how to use them
  • Strong team facilitation skills - able to manage and motivate people at all levels in the organisation
  • Naturally curious about acquiring new knowledge and best practice
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills, able to work across functions, geographies, and cultures
  • Able to communicate confidently and effectively at all levels of the Business and to various stakeholder groups, both in writing and verbally

 

 

We are RS Group.

 

RS Group is a global integrated omni-channel solutions partner for industrial B2B customers who design, build, and maintain industrial equipment and operations.  We are a FTSE 100 company with £2 billion in revenue, operating in 32 countries, shipping 60,000 parcels a day to over 1.2 million customers worldwide.

Our Vision is to be first choice for all our stakeholders, and we know that starts with our people. At RS we want everyone to show up to work as themselves and know that they will be supported and encouraged to develop and grow. We want work to be a place that excites and empowers, a place where you can be passionate and challenge people to think differently. 

We want to hire the best talent, people who share our values and understand that when we act with respect and humility, we can do great things.  That’s why we’ve put our purpose at the heart of our organisation, we want to make amazing happen for a better world. We empower our people to make a difference, innovate to make more possible and deliver to make it happen.

RS Group Brands:  RS, Allied Electronics & Automation, RS PRO, OKdo, DesignSpark, IESA, Synovos, Needlers and Liscombe.

 

Are you ready to explore the possibilities?

 

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