Position title
Project Manager (Retail Industry)


Our client is looking for a highly skilled and focused individual to join their project team.

The right individual will have experience of delivery of a wide portfolio of projects with varying complexity. They will be experienced in many delivery frameworks (Agile, Waterfall) and be able to glue these frameworks together to deliver exceptional quality – on time, and on budget.

These projects will touch multiple technical teams, business teams and customers. They will be high profile in nature and have senior sponsorship.





  • Proven project management experience
  • Clear evidence of delivery of complex – cross functional projects
  • Ability to blend multiple teams with different delivery frameworks
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in senior governance forums
  • Strong reporting and presentation skills
  • Ability to multi-task and manage various projects / work streams simultaneously




  • A leader
  • Strategic thinker
  • Delivery focus and mentality
  • Highly detailed
  • Collaborative
  • Analytical
  • Problem solver
  • Strong relationship management skills
  • Agility


  • Degree / diploma
  • Proven delivery within Agile and Waterfall methodologies
  • Relevant business knowledge
  • 5+ years relevant PM experience




  • Able to travel


  • Full ownership of:
  • The delivery and execution of projects and initiatives from conceptualisation phase through to PIR phase and own delivery of the business case within budgeted time and cost
  • Delivering on scope as approved
  • Budgets and costs (CAPEX / OPEX)
  • Managing project risks through to resolution
  • Ensuring smooth delivery of project into operational spaces with zero impacts on stores / operational teams
  • Co-ordinating and managing a team of diverse stakeholders
  • Running and leading ops comms and steer comms
  • Producing regular reports and updates to EXCO members
  • Accountable for:
  • Ensuring that the plan is continually updated and accountabilities, responsibilities, etc. are correctly allocated
  • Compliance with WW PM methodology
  • Quality of all deliverables
  • Report on project status internally
  • Co-ordinate activities between business and technical teams
  • Including:
  • IT and product
  • Change management and training
  • 3rd party partners
  • Detail business and technical team member roles and expectations
  • Ensure appropriate project closure and facilitate business hand-over (including PIR)
  • Understand and manage key stakeholders expectations relative to project execution
  • Additional responsibilities:
  • Provide input to into one year operating plan and projects priority plan in line with strategy and relevant business requirements


021 461 1369

Employment Type
Duration of employment
12 months
Retail Industry
Job Location
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Date posted
February 28, 2024
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Position: Project Manager (Retail Industry)

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