Senior Manager, Business Services Portfolio and Delivery Lead

Job reference: 138976BR Previous
Location: Nottingham Support Office
Function area: IT
Shift pattern: Full-time
Contract type: Permanent
Hours per week: Over 35 hours per week
Senior Manager, Business Services Portfolio and Delivery Lead

Joining the Global Business Services Platform team, you will be working closely with WBA functional teams, such as Finance/Tax/Treasury, Human Resources, Corporate Communications, Workforce management, Asset/property management and Procurement.

Key Responsibilities
• Serves as a Global Business Service Platform’s business customer/stakeholder executive-facing point of contact
• Accountable for managing an assigned portfolio of projects which enable our stakeholder’s strategic objectives
• Provide delivery leadership to ensure the assigned portfolio of projects and other key initiatives are delivered with quality
• Effectively manage internal/external partner relationships

A bit about you…
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Must be able to effectively work with various customers, from senior leadership to 3rd party vendors
• The ability to rapidly understand the business, commercial and technical requirements to build solutions is vital
• Proven track record of technology enablement and platform modernization that enables execution of business process improvement, digital transformation and robotic process automation
• Astute technology leader, with leadership gravitas and experience to engage key stakeholders in business strategy discussions and effectively manage internal/external partner relationships

A bit about us…
OneIT is at the centre of what we do at WBA. You will be joining one of the first global platform teams supporting our retail businesses in US and UK. This is a really exciting time to join OneIT as we deliver one of WBA’s four strategic pillars “Accelerating Digitilisation”.
The Business Services Platform currently supports our Finance, Treasury, Procurement, HR and Corporate Services teams in both Walgreens and Boots and as the platform develops we will expand our scope to include our businesses in Chile, Mexico, Thailand and Hong Kong.
We place so much value on our IT team – if you want to build a career that will keep developing with your skills, there’s no better place to do it.
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What we can offer you:
• Competitive Salary
• 25 days annual leave, plus statutory bank holidays
• Annual discretionary bonus plan
• Generous staff discount scheme including Boots Opticians - frames and contact lenses
• Competitive company pension scheme
• Flexible benefits scheme available ranging from private medical insurance, holiday buying, cycle to work scheme and many more
• Onsite Staff Shop, Opticians, Gym, Costa, Canteen, Dry Cleaning and more.
• 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. We offer a number of flexible working options to suit our colleagues’ needs including job share and part time working. Our website shows examples of colleagues enjoying different working patterns. If this interests you, please talk to us about it.

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