Head of Strategy & Planning

Location
England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
Salary
£80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted
10 Jul 2018
Closes
24 Jul 2018
Ref
13935699/001
Contact
Susan Black
Position/Level
Senior Management
Responsibilities
Business Development
Sector
FMCG / Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

Our client is looking to build it's senior leadership team with the appointment of a Head of Strategy & Planning who will support the development of strategy, lead individual projects and facilitate strategic planning activities.

Client Details

Household name with multiple business lines.

Based in Manchester.

Description

Reporting into the Chief Commercial Officer, this is a high profile role and as such, our client is looking to recruit a high calibre individual. The Head of Strategy & Planning will help shape the strategic agenda; providing relevant and timely internal and external analysis, identifying strategic opportunities and making recommendations to the Executive. The Head of Strategy & Planning will support strategic and business improvement projects, as well as ensuring that any strategy is then translated into meaningful action. They will enhance the strategic decision making process by developing financial business plans and implementation plans as part of each project.

Profile

To be successful in your application, you must demonstrate the following qualifications, experience and skills:

  • Graduate calibre, ideally with an MBA
  • Proven experience of operating in a strategic role within a large, complex and commercial organisation
  • Proven experience of strategy development, ideally within a service-led organisation or top tier management consultancy
  • Experience of managing the delivery of strategic projects
  • Proven commercial and financial experience
  • Excellent stakeholder management

Job Offer

up to £85k + bonus + benefits

Based in Manchester

Flexible working