Sonae is Portugal’s largest retailer with a success story of more than 30 years. We are looking for talented technologists to help us in Sonae BIT, to revolutionize the whole shopping experience both in physical and digital touchpoints with our customers.
If you want to make a difference and add value in a retailer company, join us! We are looking for a bright Program Manager responsible for leading the delivery of transformational programs that drive strategic benefits and organizational growth.
Main responsibilities :
Assures program value delivery, managing different stakeholders from different business units;
Manages the delivery and guarantees the alignment between business and technical teams, ensuring long-term company goals;
Drives project from concept through handover to production, acting as a single point of contact;
Leads the operational roll out and provides leadership and direction for the teams involved, identifying creative ways to overcome obstacles and meet the schedule despite the setbacks;
Implements and manages changes and interventions to ensure project goals are achieved;
Outlines strategy, scope, schedule, resource requirements, and cost targets;
Defines and drives tasks to be performed by the cross-functional team, prioritizing teams project work and tracking status of project and action items against the schedule, and
Analyses and foresees program risks and reports to management and stakeholders.
5 or more years of experience in program management, managing complex and strategic IT projects;
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Math or related technical field;
Strong verbal and written proficiency in English;
Experience leading cross-functional projects and managing company-wide programs;
Strong analytical skills, experience in strategic planning, change and risk management;
Ability to integrate autonomous teams and achieve results through collaboration; and
Effectiveness in conflict management, negotiation and problem solving.
We believe that the root of our success lies in our people, so we will be truly committed with your professional success and happiness.
You’ll be in the forefront of innovation every single day.
We offer a unique workplace, combining the typical benefits of a large corporation with an informal and energetic startup environment;
Life and Health insurance;
PC and phone included;
You can also benefit from our Flex It Up Program, that includes :
extra off days;
reduced working hours;
and, unpaid leave!