Digital App Development Manager

St Gobain Building Distribution Ltd
Newbury, UK
19 Aug 2019
02 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Digital App Development Manager

Competitive Salary - Based in Newbury

Saint-Gobain - Winners of 'TOP EMPLOYER UK AND GLOBAL 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019'

A truly exciting time to join us here at Saint-Gobain as we prepare to embark on our new Digital Transformation project. Saint-Gobain is a global leader in the construction industry with a presence in over 67 countries. As a Digital App Development Manager you will be responsible for the development of all consumer-facing (B2B, B2C & B2B2C) Digital assets, including websites, eCommerce, mobile apps, IoT & specialist applications) to support new revenue generation through diversification.

The successful candidate will deliver new Digital concepts for products and services that meet SGBD's strategic goals in order to deliver a world class customer experience and a digitally engaged workforce, working with both your own team and partners.

So if you...
  • Have significant experience of delivering enterprise-grade digital solutions in a national or international multi-site business.
  • Have extensive experience and understanding of agile methodologies - able to demonstrate continuous improvement within teams and regular high-quality deliverables.
  • Demonstrable experience of delivering digital development projects as a scrum master, project manager, or a work-stream lead through the entire delivery lifecycle.
  • Have essential experience working with and managing external partners/suppliers and with product owners to deliver using agile delivery methods. Familiarity working with nearshore or off-shore resources in blended teams to deliver planned work to target is a core competence.
  • Hold a deep understanding of digital technology and a genuine interest in eBusiness trends in the marketplace, as well as a track-record of integrating front end digital solutions into a range of integrated services to drive rapid benefit realisation and business performance improvements.
  • Can demonstrate a proven track record of working collaboratively, including influencing and negotiating with suppliers, stakeholders and partners to define and deliver a demanding roadmap.
  • Have a strong understanding of Digital technologies and tooling, including the latest Javascript frameworks, CSS, optimisation tools, MVT and A/B.
  • A good understanding of CRM and master data management - would be highly relevant.

...we may just be the right fit for each other! First and foremost we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we're agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we're supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

We also offer some fantastic benefits, including:
  • Competitive Salary.
  • A defined contribution pension scheme.
  • 33 days holiday (including bank holidays).
  • Flexible Holiday buy-sell scheme (allowing up to 3 days holiday to be bought or sold).
  • As an employee you are automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance Scheme.
  • Staff discounts on high street and leisure activities and various other benefits.

If you're up for a new challenge, we would love to hear from you!

Saint-Gobain encourage and welcome diverse applications AND ARE COMMITTED TO SUCCESS THROUGH OUR DIVERSE COLLEAGUE COMMUNITY. We're committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of ethnicity, colour, race, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, neurodiversity, taste in music, fashion sense or any other characteristic that makes you unique. If you have a disability or special need that requires support or adjustments to working or interview arrangements, please let us know.

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