Job Location: Luxembourg
Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in more than 50 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? 38,767 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them.
Ferrero is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our people are equally talented in their own way. In nurturing the curiosity and natural abilities of our employees, we provide them, generation after generation, the means to succeed personally and professionally, enabling them to craft their journey at Ferrero. The diversity of our talents is what makes our work environment multicultural, innovative and highly rewarding.
About the Role:
For the Area APAC-MEA Business Coordination and Development team we are currently looking for a Digital Project Management Officer (PMO) to be in charge of ensuring the sustainability of the digital projects of the Area having a full overview of the project plan, timing, staffing and resource required.
As Digital PMO you will be in charge of prioritizing the projects and programs based on the group’s priorities and business strategies. You will be making the risk and back-up analysis for these projects and programs. You will be ensuring the implementation in terms of scope-cost-timing, balancing the different projects, managing the interactions with the key stakeholders and the group management as well as escalating any arising issues which might negatively impact the business strategies.
Moreover, you will be the focal point to collect and update the project progress (time plan, budget, staff, main milestones, main constraints) as well as identifying the overlaps or conflicts. In case of issues, you will be the focal point to facilitate the conversation and to solve issues.
Additionally, you will be prioritizing the different projects, ensuring the program remains sustainable or estimating additional resources to overcome limitations. You will as well maintain the alignment with all project leaders, managers, and stream leaders, as well as subject matter experts involved. If necessary, you will engage external experts.
You will be presenting the progresses of the projects preparing consolidated information and giving visibility on program implementation state.
Who we are looking for:
- BSc. or MSc in Business Administration, Management or related;
- 4-7 years of experience
- Previous experience in CPG Markets (FMCG) or consultancy working with Digital/Online/E-commerce;
- Strong interpersonal skills (e.g. cross functional working, team management and client persuasion);
- Advanced project management & presentation skills;
- Strong analytical skills;
- Understanding of Field and Merchandising Processes is a plus;
- Fluent in English;
- Mandarin is a plus,
- Excellent skills in MS Office.
How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero:
Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are - dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world.