Right now at Homebase, there really are a number of fantastic opportunities to join the business at a significant time of investment since our acquisition by Bunnings, the leading retailer of home improvement and outdoor living products in Australia and New Zealand.
One area of the business that is especially exciting to be a part of is our Business Transformation team in which we have a number of exciting projects and opportunities. We currently have a number of Project Manager vacancies in the team which are a real opportunity to play a key part in leading the delivery of a variety of projects at Homebase.
Under the new ownership, Homebase is committed to offering customers a wide range of home improvement and garden products at ‘always low prices’. We are looking for Project Managers to work on some of our business critical transformation projects in areas such as stock, loss prevention, greenlife and supply chain. The roles will directly drive delivery of key aspects of the FY18 plan. They will all contribute significantly to increased sales or margin or reduced costs
Ensure project outcomes are delivered in full, on budget and within agreed timescales.
Create detailed plans and approaches to execute the project and deliver key business results.
Ensure support from key stakeholders
Take ownership for key deliverables and coordinator all stakeholders as required working with senior sponsors and establishing peer group relationships
Establish clear and appropriate reporting and governance controls
Maintain a strong grasp on risks and issues related to the project
Proven track record of delivering projects and business analysis and consulting
Project management of projects in excess of £500k budget and projects teams of at least 5 people
Significant project management skills including planning, stakeholder management, understanding of how to resource projects, managing teams and presenting to senior stakeholders.
Excellent communicator who can quickly build business relationships.
In February 2016 Homebase was acquired by Bunnings the leading retailer of home improvement and outdoor living products in Australia and New Zealand. With huge investment being made into the business and its people, we have exciting changes ahead.
It’s the start of a brand new chapter for us and a truly exciting time to join the business as we begin this new journey with a key focus on offering our customers the widest range of products at the lowest process.
What we offer:
On top of a competitive salary and a variety of benefits, Homebase has won awards for its development programmes, so you’ll be in good hands. From the outset, we’ll ensure you have all the training you need to do your job and support you in creating a development plan that puts you in charge of your professional growth.