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Business Manager - Digital

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Recruiter: Kingfisher
Listed on: 16th December 2021
Location: London
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

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We're Kingfisher. You might know us as B&Q, Screwfix, Castorama, Brico Depot or Koçta?. We're made up of over 79,000 passionate people, call over 1,300 stores home and operate in 8 countries. That's right, we're big, but we have ambitions to become even bigger and even better. We want to become the leading home improvement company and grow the largest community of home improvers in the world. And hopefully that's where you come in!

We are looking for passionate, digitally minded pioneers to come and join our fast-growing Digital team! Here you'll discover an environment where creators and innovators come together to craft the future of home improvement. Our teams bring together passion, forward-thinking design and ground breaking technology. The last 12 months has been an exciting ride as we've launched lots of new tools and services across the group.

The purpose of this role is to directly support our CCDO (Chief Customer Digital Officer) on their agenda, strategy direction setting, strategy initiatives, key meetings, key stakeholder interaction, external communication, and engagement with the broader Executive Leadership team.

This position is a great career catalyst with outstanding learning opportunities for professional and personal growth - and one of the core drivers of transformational change for the whole of the Kingfisher Group. Some of the Key Accountabilities:

  • Supporting the CCDO on functional and regional e-commerce/commercial/tech agenda, including:
  • Assisting and communicating on decision-making, program management, and initiative implementation.
  • Preparation of strategic digital topics for the Executive Leadership team and Board of Directors.
  • Serving as liaison between staff, senior leaders, and Operating Company teams, regarding project updates, proposals, and planning.
  • Forming relationship with all key employees in the Customer & Digital organisation for increased efficiency to help monitor and deliver on the strategic planning delivery - including communicating and resolving in case of risks.
  • Serve as a subject matter expert, handling inquiries and developing action plans to address them, and assisting with the preparation and dissemination of communications.
  • Driving strategic initiatives in the newly established Customer & Digital Organisation within Kingfisher Group.
  • Strategic adviser to the Executive Leadership team member (CCDO - Chief Customer and Digital Officer) and their leadership teams, supporting them in crafting and delivering their holistic Customer & Digital agenda across all functions of the Kingfisher group.

What experience and qualifications are we looking for?

  • Superb communication skills, allowing you to structure documents and quantitative analysis into compelling documents for executive level interaction.
  • Significant experience from a top-tier management consultancy or similar relevant experience.
  • Experience in Digital, Ecommerce, Online or related Digital topics.
  • Have top-notch quantitative and analytical skills that allow you to extract logic, insights and meaningful conclusions from complex business problems.
  • Superb communication skills, allowing you to structure documents and quantitative analysis as well as PowerPoint presentations for executive level communication.
  • Result orientation - consistently deliver quality work to support and drive strategic change in the CCDO agenda.
  • Strategic orientation - holistic thinker that's able to extract logic, insights and meaningful conclusions from complex business problems and drive disruptive and transformational strategic projects.
  • Agile way of working - ability to run projects in agile way and in a constantly evolving environment.
  • Fluent in written and verbal English is a must, fluency in spoken French is a plus.

Bring your strategic and digital expertise to the table and help transform and shape how the Kingfisher banners interacts with their consumers across the entire digital ecosystem.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our global business. In return, we provide an inspirational working environment, a competitive benefits package, and opportunities to stretch and grow your career. Interested? Great, we can't wait to hear from you.