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Graduate Technology Project Manager - 2020 at The Hut Group
Manchester, GB

Do you want to help us build the world's best e-commerce technology platform?

Due to continued growth and investment across all areas of our Technology function, we are looking for multiple Technology Project Managers who can come in to help deliver our award-winning technology to both internal & external stakeholders.

This is an area where you will get to be heavily involved in both the business & technology teams, meaning you will be able to speak to different people globally daily to really help shape the future of THG.

About THG:

THG is one of the world's fastest growing and largest online retailers. We have over a decade of experience building and growing brands in the Beauty and Wellness sectors, in over 160 markets. We create brilliant digital brand experiences and our in-house team design, develop and build a bespoke proprietary technology platform that is used by hundreds of millions of people worldwide.

With a world-class business, a proprietary technology platform, and disruptive business model, our ambition is to be the global digital leader.

Our culture is fast-paced and ambitious - we like to move twice as fast others believe to be possible. This belief is a fundamental part of the DNA that has supported our incredible growth. Our people are our strength. Our 6,000+ employees represent 108 nationalities and work across 11 cities worldwide.

To support our ambitious growth, we are looking for commercially astute, ambitious individuals that can bring fresh and innovative thinking to THG and play a part in driving the Group forward on its truly exciting journey.

About the Technology Division:

Technology is at the heart of the business, core to the growth and internationalisation of all brands that sit under the THG umbrella. Our platform currently supports 177 international sites, in 47 different languages and 23 payment methods. From hosting, all the way through to logistics, we power it all through efficient and scalable technology which has been developed in house!

With 600+ technologists globally, we are squarely focussed on bigger ideas with innovation, creativity and outside of the box thinking. We look for individuals with a passion for creating robust and cutting-edge systems that help our business' and our clients grow their ecommerce presence.

Requirements:

    A Degree (Classification 2.1 or above) in Computer Science, Technology, Business, Engineering / Maths.
    Problem Solving Skills
    Collaboration & Communication Skills
    Good Understanding of Project Management
    Passion for Technology
    Any previous experience within project or process management would be advantageous

Join THG as a Technology Project Manager and you will gain a lot of support from the senior team to learn how to:

    Run projects from the initial stages, through to the delivery of the project.
    Ensuring all projects are resourced, planned and controlled correctly
    Working with both internal and external stakeholders (Both Technical and Non-Technical) to define the scope and solutions of projects
    Identifying and engaging all project stakeholders
    Working directly with appointed technical leads and project team members to provide support and direct as required, contributing towards the overall objectives of the project
    Following delivery, providing lessons learned and activity based actions to improve the department's delivery capabilities
    Deal directly with technical functions including architecture, software development, test, release management, database, network, platform and IT operations
    Grow a knowledge of project management terminology, tools and techniques
    Plan and balance priorities whilst working towards deadlines
    Work within a large IT function specialising in the delivery and management of complex projects
    Work within an Agile Methodology in a fast-paced business
    Gain qualifications in Project management

Benefits

We offer:

    Competitive Salary, plus a performance-based bonus
    You'll be joining a growing, intelligent team that will drive business change
    You'll have the opportunity to make an impact within the team, applying the skills and methodologies you've learnt
    You'll be working for a company with an excellent culture, in a friendly and fast paced environment
    Company Pension Scheme
    Onsite Doctor & Physio
    Employee discounts




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