Commercial Systems Director - London - Retained

Oliver Sanderson Limited
London, South East England
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Commercial Systems Director

Open to location London or Leicestershire, (based in one area with regular travel to the other)

Salary circa £80k - £95k plus car/car allowance, bonus, benefits

Main responsibilities

Our clients a global passenger transport providers are looking for a Commercial Systems Director, UK to drive innovation and technology in relation to advancing the commercial business with technology. They will be looking to you to draw upon your business experience, and understanding of technological trends to deliver commercial operational products that blend with technology solutions.

Main Responsibilities

  • Deliver a Project Plan that develops end state vision and underpins the UK commercial strategy
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Change and Transformation
  • Develop back office nationally
  • Cost Efficiencies
  • Develop capability in local teams creating 'super users’ to ensure delivery of standard operations procedures
  • Develop virtual teams to maximize resources

Person Specification

  • Excellent Leadership Skills
  • Collaborative in approach
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels form Blue Collar to Board
  • Commercially minded
  • Customer Centric
  • Strategic thinker
  • Able to work effectively in a fast-paced, changing environment.
  • Able to visualize how new technologies can create new opportunities or evolve current models
  • Solution oriented business outcomes

Qualifications and Experience

Proven track record of delivery at a Senior or Director level and knowledgeable in the areas of revenue systems

  • Track record of Project delivery
  • Strong influencing and persuasion skills
  • Strong leadership capability
  • Ability to work independently as well as through peer colleagues
  • Understanding of digital point of sale and contactless technology
  • Working in Matrix organisations

Ideally you will be educated to degree standard or equivalent professional qualification and hold membership of an appropriate professional body. You may currently be working in a fast-paced consumer environment such as FMCG, Retail, logistics or travel.

Salary circa £80k - £95k plus car/car allowance, bonus, benefits