Senior Transformation Manager - Opticians

Job reference: 128217BR Previous
Location: Nottingham Support Office
Function area: Opticians
Shift pattern: Full-time
Contract type: Permanent
Hours per week: Over 35 hours per week

The role purpose is to translate our purpose, vision and business strategy into action to effectively enable and coordinate the business to deliver shared customer and business strategic outcomes.

Key Responsibilities:

• Driving strategic outcomes for the business, defining their outcomes, measures and targets (and aligning stakeholders around them)
• Proactively identifying trade-offs and dependencies and equipping leadership and the Change Steering Group with the information needed to make informed strategic and commercial decisions
• Coordinating the business to scope and develop the change activity that will deliver the desired outcomes and leading cross-functional ‘discovery’ where necessary
• Ensuring the change activity ladders-up to the strategy and is translated into clear plans that everyone can understand
• Coaching and supporting project leads in setting-up and executing change brilliantly

A bit about you:

• Deep strategic and critical thinking to shape strategy and translate it into action that will deliver customer and business outcomes
• The ability to prioritise and focus effort on the things that drive the biggest customer benefit
• Highly collaborative workstyle with the ability to engage and mobilise teams around common goals with the ability to influence senior stakeholders and challenge effectively where required
• Curious mindset, never settling for the status quo and championing continuous improvement
• An outcome focused self-starter, with a can-do attitude, who approaches change with energy and drive that inspires others

A bit about us:

The Opticians Support team continually improve processes to make a difference to our patients and customers. Supporting and implementing systems across the business, this fast paced function builds great relationships with our Opticians to ensure they can meet the ever changing needs of our patients and customers. You will provide world class support and knowledge.

In return, we will build a personal development plan with you that helps you develop and further your career.
Boots Opticians is one of the leading optical chains in the UK and we’re still growing.

We’re all about enriching the lives of every person who walks through our door; including yours. Bring your skills to a business that offers genuine career progression thanks to sheer diversity of practices and roles – and expect to be supported and developed from day one. You can learn more by visiting]

What we can offer you:

• 25 days annual leave, plus statutory bank holidays & option to buy an additional 5 days annual leave
• Annual discretionary bonus plan
• Market leading staff discount scheme including Boots Opticians - frames and contact lenses
• Competitive company pension scheme
• Flexible benefits scheme available ranging from private medical insurance, cycle to work scheme and many more
• Onsite Staff Shop, Opticians, Gym, Costa, Canteen and Dry Cleaning
• Boots Benevolent Fund - a registered charity that can offer support to eligible current and former colleagues in the UK, as well as their immediate relatives and dependants, at times of financial hardship

Diversity and inclusion is at the centre of everything we do. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.