Programme Manager (Programme Delivery Lead)
Technology is at the heart of YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP and is the driving force behind its success. Our in-house technology team allows The Group to give customers and brand partners the best possible experience across content and commerce, and to continually innovate and lead the online luxury industry.
Role Purpose :
The Programme Delivery Lead will be working within the Strategic Programme Team, coordinating with all of our Technology Global Teams.
The successful candidate is a problem solver in an agile project environment and his / her main goal is to ensure the Strategic Programme deliveries, removing impediments that slow down the project delivery and impede the Technology Programme team from achieving their objectives accordingly to Business’ guidelines.
Key Responsibilities :
Planning and co-ordination of all activities related to managing End-to-End delivery of the Business outcome Including, but not limited to managing cross team dependencies and coordinating with Delivery and / or Project Managers.
Coordinating with the Release Manager in order to agree on a release plan
Co-ordination of environment usage with the Release Manager and Test Managers
Facilitate pre-production and production environment requirements by coordinating with Infrastructure and E-commerce Operations teams
Plan testing phases for the Strategic Programme by coordinating with the release Testing Team
Coordinate with Migration Leads, Service Readiness and Business Readiness to empower bringing the new Platform into production
Build all of his / her activities into the overall Strategic Programme plan and track progress
Skills and Experience :
Strong Project / Programme Management background
Seniority equal to 3+ years of experience in a Programme management role
Previous e-commerce related experience within a Company or a Web Agency
Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills
Result-oriented, proactive and spirit of initiative
Excellent accuracy and attention to detail
Good comprehension of business logics and needs
Good command of both Italian and English language
Knowledge of agile practices and project management tools (i.e. Target process, Jira, Mingle, Pivotal Tracker, Ms Project, Confluence, Clarizen...)
Strong verbal, written and presentation skills combined with the ability to lead group discussions and explain complex solutions
Location : Zola Predosa, Bologna