Head of Digital Transformation - eCommerce re-platforming programme

Posted 30 May 2024
Salary 140000-150000
Job type Permanent
Discipline Business Change & Transformation
Contact NameCharlotte Lambert
Remote working Hybrid/Flexible

Job description

Head of Digital Transformation - eCommerce re-platforming programme

Are you a seasoned digital leader with a proven track record in eCommerce re-platforming and agile methodologies? We have an exciting opportunity for a Head of Digital Transformation to join our client's dynamic team and lead a critical digital re-platforming programme. This role is pivotal in transforming this client's eCommerce sites and driving their digital future.

As the Head of Digital Transformation, you will:

- Lead and own the digital re-platforming programme for this client's eCommerce sites
- Provide comprehensive leadership and dedication to the transformation journey, ensuring successful delivery and performance improvement.
- Utilize your deep understanding of modern technology and agile methodologies to steer our team and processes effectively.
- Collaborate closely and manage Product Delivery Leads and indirectly manage a team of 50-60 professionals across various product areas.
- Navigate the challenges of transitioning a relatively new organisation to a product-based, agile-driven setup.
- Bring your extensive experience from large-scale eCommerce projects to enhance this client's re-platforming efforts, ensuring we meet and exceed our goals.

Key Responsibilities:

- Oversee the delivery of the digital transformation, addressing velocity, KPIs, metrics, feature prioritization, and more.
- Implement and refine agile practices, ensuring the team is equipped to meet the demands of the re-platforming programme.
- Lead by example, identifying issues proactively and driving solutions with a hands-on approach.
- Foster a culture of continuous improvement, learning, and innovation within the team.

What We're Looking For:

- A technical background/ experience managing engineering teams with proven experience in re-platforming or building eCommerce sites for large/ global organisations
- Strong leadership skills with the ability to inspire and guide teams through complex transformations.
- Expertise in agile methodologies, including measuring velocity and managing agile teams.
- Familiarity with Commercetools and microservices architecture is a plus.
- A track record of successful digital transformation projects, with the ability to anticipate and mitigate challenges.

If you're a transformative leader ready to take on a pivotal role in this client's digital journey, we want to hear from you.

Apply now and help this company shape the future of eCommerce. Interviews to be held as early as next week.