Retail Technology Project Manager - International Luxury Brands

Expiring today

England, London, City of London
£65,000 - £75,000 per annum
08 Mar 2019
22 Mar 2019
Lamar Joseph
Senior Management
Contract Type

This position includes the management of issues, risks and project change requests to ensure successful and on-time project delivery. The role will contribute to process improvement initiatives with the end goal of improving project delivery.

Client Details

Market leaders in Retail Property Management



  • Manage a portfolio of technology initiatives in centres covering IT infrastructure, shopping centre systems (e.g. Wi-Fi, Access control, Kiosk, Building Management Systems etc.) and and data analytics
  • Full project life cycle ownership: successful project delivery will include full implementation from initiation to deployment for several initiatives simultaneously
  • Manage day-to-day project activities, resources and chair Steering Committee meetings
  • Manage project scope and changes
  • Report on project success criteria results, metrics, test and deployment management activities to key stakeholders
  • Prepare estimates and detailed project plans for all phases of the project
  • Work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment demonstrating teamwork, innovation and excellence
  • Utilise retail technology expertise to support how solutions will address business goals while maintaining alignment with industry best practices
  • Demonstrate understanding of inter-dependencies between technology, organisation (People) and processes
  • Develop and manage all aspects of project and programme engagement from planning, external vendor relationships, communications, resources, budget, change, risks and issues
  • Participate in and drive feasibility studies: vendor selections and proposals for evaluation by appropriate key stakeholders
  • Delegate tasks and responsibilities to appropriate personnel


Education/ Qualification:

  • Degree calibre
  • Professional qualification in IT
  • Prince 2 Certified (Practitioner)


  • Ability to lead demonstrating diplomacy and motivational skills
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment demonstrating teamwork, innovation and excellence
  • Ability to prepare and present documentation to non IT business people
  • Build and maintain relationships by engaging business leaders to establish credibility, solve problems, build consensus and achieve objectives
  • Experience of influencing and gaining buy-in from executives sponsors, team members, stakeholders and peers
  • Self-motivated, decisive, with the ability to adapt to change and competing demands
  • Research best practices within and outside the organisation to establish benchmark data and use continuous process improvement disciplines to achieve results
  • Track record of successful IT project management (infrastructure/technical and business systems) and delivery
  • Solid background on IT technical skills/systems
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills : MS Project, Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Strong experience in IT project management (such as Infrastructure/Data Warehousing/Analytics/Digital/Wi-Fi projects)


Experience in the property and/or retail industry

Job Offer

Competitive Salary between £65,000 - £75,000 + Great Bonus & Package

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