Technology is at the heart of YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP and is the driving force behind its success. Our in-house technology team allows The Group to give customers and brand partners the best possible experience across content and commerce, and to continually innovate and lead the online luxury industry.

Role Purpose:

The Programme Delivery Lead will be working within the Strategic Programme Team, coordinating with all of our Technology Global Teams both in London and Bologna. The successful candidate is a problem solver in an agile project environment and his/her main goal is to ensure the Strategic Programme deliveries, removing impediments that slow down the project delivery and impede the Technology Programme team from achieving their objectives accordingly to Business’ guidelines.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Planning and co-ordination of all activities related to managing End-to-End delivery of the Business outcome. Including, but not limited to: managing cross team dependencies and coordinating with Delivery Managers and/or Project Managers.
  • Coordinating with the Release Manager in order to agree on a release plan
  • Co-ordination of environment usage with the Release Manager and Test Managers
  • Facilitate pre-production and production environment requirements by coordinating with Infrastructure and E-commerce Operations teams
  • Plan testing phases for the Strategic Programme by coordinating with the release Testing Team
  • Coordinate with Migration Leads, Service Readiness and Business Readiness to empower bringing the new Platform into production
  • Build all of his/her activities into the overall Strategic Programme plan and track progress

Skills and Experiences:

  • Proven Project / Programme Management background, ideally at a senior level
  • eCommerce or similar industry experience
  • Knowledge of agile practices and project management tools (i.e. Target process, Jira, Mingle, Pivotal Tracker, MS Project, Confluence, Clarizen)
  • Strong verbal, written and presentation skills combined with the ability to lead group discussions and explain complex solutions
  • Results-oriented, proactive with an initiative spirit
  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Good comprehension of business logic and needs
  • We’re an English speaking business but travel will be required to our Italian based offices so Italian language skills are useful

Reports to: Strategic Programmes Director
Location: YNAP TechHub, London; international travel will be required
Hours: 37.5 hours/week

YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is an equal opportunities employer, if you require any reasonable adjustments for your interview please do not hesitate to advise us accordingly.