Digital Innovation Manager

England,Greater Manchester,Manchester
£60000 - £70000 per annum + 10-20% Yearly Bonus
28 November 2018
26 December 2018
Sean Kerr
Job Function
Contract Type
Full Time
As a Digital Innovation Manager based in Manchester; lead the Digital Innovation function and enjoy technical input into product development at Global Market Leading Company built on collaboration and innovation.

Client Details

This Company is a great place for a Digital Innovation Manager to challenge themself and take their career to the next level. It is a global leader that prides itself on its world-class learning and professional development opportunities, whilst leveraging diversity and inclusion in everything it does.


Purpose of the Job:

* Lead the digitalisation journey of the Company from the Manchester office
* Identifying trends in the market and provide input into Company digital strategy
* Liaise with internal stakeholders to identify product development opportunities
* Responsible as Technical Regulation & Standardisation Officer in accordance with the Corporate TR&S strategy
* Develop supply chain strategy for both high and low volume products to be brought into the product portfolio
* Lead the strategic technical and standardisation activities for the Global businesses

Key Tasks:

* Engage and lead colleagues on digitalisation journey
* Develop digital product roadmap and platform in accordance with technology and market requirements
* Ensure processes and systems are LEAN, effective and as efficient as possible through process management and re-engineering
* Research into key, relevant future trends through internal and external sources
* Provide technical input into product development meeting company strategy


* Exemplary communication and collaborative skills
* Able to persuade and influence at all levels of internal and external organisations to drive projects forward
* Shows an ability to drive for results
* Ability to manage and lead change
* Project management skills, in both planning, management and implementation
* Negotiating skills
* Ability to delegate and empower
* Cultural awareness and ability to learn about and adapt to different cultures
* Commitment to results orientation

Job Offer

Competitive basic salary, plus a wealth of benefits, as well as excellent career opportunities in Top Tier Company in Manchester. On top of this, the successful candidate will benefit from the following:

* 26 Days Holiday, with the option of buying three further days, plus eight bank holidays
* Working hours: 08.30 - 16.30 Mon - Thu, 08.30 - 12.30 - Fri
* A long term plan for personal development
* Career progression opportunities
* The opportunity to manage a team with autonomy
* A highly varied role that will keep you on your feet and engaged
* Pension
* Autonomy over campaigns from start to finish
* Childcare scheme
* A work environment where your creativity is valued
* Flexible work hours and working from home options

More searches like this