We are Chalhoub Group, a leading familybusiness in the world of beauty, fashion and gifts. We have blendedour Middle East expertise and intimate knowledge of luxury to offerservice excellence to all our partners and a unique experience toall our customers for over60 years
As wecontinue to grow, it’s our vision to become a hybrid retailer,bringing luxury experiences to the fingertips of customerseverywhere.
Our passionate teams drive our visionforward, without them, we couldn’t create luxury experiences forour customers. Through opportunities, development and support, weempower each and every employee to achieve their career goals andbeyond.
It’s an exciting journey we’re on, and one you could bepart of.
We are hiring ahighly motivated and structured hands-on technical / Digital ProjectManager to join ourteam.
Our idealcandidate will have a talent for designing, developing anddelivering complex Technical / Digital projects from earlythought / vision stage to completed roll-out.
Weare looking for someone who is passionate about deliveringworld-class digital products and has the necessary technical andanalytical skills to drivesuccess.
Whatyou'll bedoing :
Managetechnical Technical / Digital projects in terms of scope,pre-requisites, risks, quality assurance, execution andacceptance
Lead the comprehensive analysis(incl. user interviews, system requirements etc.), planning,development and implementation of customer facingapplications / application systems / infrastructure and other relevanthigh complexity technical projects (both for web and mobile whereapplicable)
Run the business and technicalanalysis of project ideas, determine required resources and ensurethat all specifications are structured, aligned and documented.
Validate proposals, ensure feasibility and explore executionoptions
Understand customer, business andstakeholder needs, define priorities and propose technicalsolutions (scope, dependencies, risks, budget,schedule etc.).
Create RFPs for UX design,development / coding agencies, and / or consultancies; initiate serviceprovider / vendor selection, evaluate opportunities, negotiate andselect
Manage 3rd party expertise / teams incl.coders, designers and consultants.
Deliversuccess as per scope / schedule / plan / budget, minimizing andmitigating project risks
Analyse projectfeedback and enhancement requests; ensure business goals are metwith heavy focus on UX, quality and timelyexecution
Track project status and supervisethe development / coding progress on a regular basis; ensure thequality of the work completed
Create anddeliver status reports on the projects
Consultthe business internally on technical projects as subject matterexpert
Whatyou need to succeed in thisrole :
Good command ofEnglish
Display of integrity in personal andbusiness life
Strong team player; the abilityto work independently while also successfully collaborating withpeers
Vast knowledge of current / emergingTechnical / Digital technologies, software and relevantprocesses
Degree in computersciences / engineering with a project management certification (PMP;additional PMI-ACP or PMI-PBA is highlyappreciated)
6-8 years worth of completedTechnical / Digital projects as project lead; great track-record inhandling both back-end and front-
end project streams as teammanager
Comfortable planning and managinglarge-scale technical / Digital projects hands-on, with rolled-upsleeves
Excellent time and resource managementskills; can manage multiple projects simultaneously withoutdifficulty in various geographic locations ifnecessary
Advanced communication skills : responsible for ensuring the smooth collaboration between UXdesigners / product owner / coders / agencies and furtherstakeholders
Solid knowledge of Agile / Scrumapproach with the proven ability to lead development efforts indifferent settings
Perfectionist in execution,high attention to detail and ownership
Enjoyshigh pace, demanding, performance drivenenvironment
Bonus, but not required : technicalconsulting or technical project execution experience with acorporate highly appreciated;
project experience in the GCC;language skills for interacting with different development teams(Arabic / Russian / Turkish / Polish / Bulgarian / Hungarian / Romanian etc.
orUrdu / Hindi / Punjabi etc)
Readyto join our exciting transformation to become a hybrid retailer,bringing luxury experiences to the fingertips of our customerseverywhere?
Now’s your chance. By being part of our journey here atChalhoub Group, you can make a real impact on customers and some ofthe finest brands in the world.
In return, you’ll have everythingyou need to innovate yourcareer.
Whatwe can offer you
We will helpshape your journey with us through enriching experiences, learningand development opportunities and exposure to different assignmentswithin your role or through internalmobility.
Our Group offers the opportunity tosupport careers that may span different teams, different job roles,different categories and even different countries.
We offerdiverse career paths for those who show drive and passion as wellas the desire to learn andgrow.
We recognise the valuethat you bring, and we strive to provide a competitive benefitspackage which includes health care, life insurance, child educationcontribution & exclusive employeediscounts