M&S Vacancies – Project Manager

Website Marks and Spencer

Job Description:

M&S Food is changing, and fast! We are undergoing one of the biggest transformations in retailing today to build a bigger, better, fresher food business.

From Percy Pig to the freshest M&S Select Farms produce, we grow, source, and develop our own products to give our customers family-ready food that’s unbeatable on flavour and innovation.

We need motivated talent who are ready to bring their whole self to work and give it their all in a fast-paced team committed to being the best. After all, this is not just food… This is M&S Food.

This is an exciting and unique opportunity to be a part of our Food transformation. Our Plan A Programme has been set up to drive the sustainability agenda across Foods with some activity involving Clothing & Home.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for delivering Plan A initiatives to agreed timescales
  • Accountable for ensuring we have realistic and robust plans for each workstream ensuring there are clear owners and timescales
  • Accountable for tracking key milestones for each initiative and raise issues quickly where required
  • Accountable for highlighting and managing dependencies between initiatives and highlighting any that are across Foods
  • Accountable for creating and managing a risks and issues log for the area
  • Create weekly management information which provides visibility of progress and issues to the Food Leadership Team
  • Work closely with internal communications teams to ensure there is a robust plan with clear and thoughtful messaging
  • Manage interdependencies with other projects and business activities ensuring alignment
  • Build and manage relationships with stakeholders to ensure the initiatives are delivered

Job Requirements:

  • Project management experience
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Able to think creatively to solve problems and drive value
  • Strong communication and influencing skills with the ability to challenge
  • Tenacious and resilient self-starter
  • Able to manage demanding timescales and work with differing priorities
  • An interest in sustainability would be beneficial but not crucia

Job Details:

Company: Marks and Spencer

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Manchester, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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