Strategic Project Manager

City:  Copenhagen V
Country/Region:  DK
Application Deadline:  31. July 2024

Are you a strong talent with excellent analytical and strategic thinking abilities paired with a passion for creativity and design? .. If so, this could be the new role you’ve been looking for!!
 
Our SC&D (Store Creative & Design) team is looking for a Strategic Project Manager to lead key strategic projects that require a close cross functional collaboration and alignment with Pandora’s executive leadership team. 
 
This person will drive the process to ensure projects meet our quality standards, are within budget and delivered on time for the markets to execute with excellence. As a Strategic Project Manager, you will work directly with the leadership team and creative and functional experts within SC&D.
 
Furthermore, you will collaborate and build relationships with other Marketing functions, suppliers, key business stakeholders, and market teams, to ensure best-in-class project management.
 
The SC&D team is part of Pandora’s Global Marketing Organization. It plays a key role in the company’s growth strategy by designing desirable brand environments and creating the most memorable experiences for our customers. 


Key Responsibilities;

  • Lead project from kick-off and brief to implementation and testing in collaboration with a cross functional team
  • Ensure project scope and plan are defined and aligned with functional experts and key stakeholders
  • Prepare business cases to evaluate the benefit, cost and risk of alternative options
  • Oversee the development and facilitate cross functional collaboration and problem solving in a timely manner to meet project deadlines
  • Maintain a full overview of SC&D projects and status tracker for clear stakeholder communication and alignment
  • Establish and role model good project management practices and governance within SC&D
  • Provide key findings, recommendations, test results and budget updates to senior stakeholders to keep projects moving forward

 

To be successful as a Strategic Project Manager, strong influencing and communication skills are required. Ultimately, the Strategic Project Manager should be extremely well organized and be able to oversee complex projects that depend on multiple functional experts and stakeholders in both Global office and markets.

 

Experience required

  • Minimum 5-8 years of experience in (Strategic) Project Management within Marketing/Retail, or in Management Consulting/In-house Strategy & Business Development
  • Managed complex projects with strategic importance within Commercial/Marketing/Retail
  • Strong analytical foundation based on quantitative and qualitative skills e.g. for creating business cases
  • Demonstrated ability to work with leaders of varied disciplines to integrate their teams and responsibilities into the overall success of the project
  • Experience from jewellery, retail, fashion or FMCG industry
  • Experience working in a global organization

 

Did we get your attention? 
If you see yourself in the position and would like to become a part of the Pandora’s future, please do not hesitate to apply as soon as possible. We encourage you to attach a CV and Cover Letter into the application. We look forward to hearing from you! 
  
We process applications on a continuous basis, which is why we encourage you to send your application as soon as possible. You can also read more about Pandora on our corporate site - www.pandoragroup.com 
  
Icing on the cake   
You will be working out of our beautiful Head Office in Copenhagen V, established in 2016 and designed to unite and inspire our teams. Besides our beautiful interior design we are also proud of our LEED Gold Certification for Energy and Environmental Design. This means that we use as few natural resources as possible and that we use them with respect. The result is a professional and dynamic space that is unique, comfortable and inspirational – and delivers a true Pandora experience to anyone who works here or comes to visit.  
  

About Pandora
Established in 1982, Pandora designs, manufactures and markets hand-finished jewellery made from high-quality materials at affordable prices. Pandora’s products are available in more than 100 countries on six continents through more than 6,500 points of sale, including around 2,500 concept stores.

 

Headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark, Pandora employs 32,000 people worldwide and crafts its jewellery at two LEED certified facilities in Thailand, using mainly recycled silver and gold. The company plans to be carbon neutral by 2025 and has joined the Science Based Targets initiative to reduce emissions across its full value chain. Pandora is listed on the Nasdaq Copenhagen stock exchange and generated a revenue of DKK 28.1 billion in 2023. 

 

At Pandora, we believe that creating an inclusive and diverse workplace and reflecting societal diversity in our customer engagement is essential to delivering on our company purpose: to give a voice to people’s loves. We dedicate ourselves to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of inclusion and diversity where everyone feels respected and valued.