Programme Manager - eCommerce solutions


$ Competitive
Supply Chain and Logistics
Singapore - Singapore


As Programme Manager, you will report into the Head of Global Supply Chain Solutions and play an integral role in Dyson's Global Supply Chain team.


  • Working with a new PMO setting up and maintaining a high quality project management methodology (both Agile and Waterfall - depending on project).
  • Ensuring all aspects of change (both business and technical) are managed and implemented through the lifecycle of each project, working with other business teams and IT functions as necessary.
  • Contributing to transforming Dyson Supply Chain into a strategic function through ensuring Global Supply Chain programmes and projects are structured, well planned and executed.
  • Enabling the growth and success of Dyson by providing direction for all programmes and large projects including escalation path for all risks and issues
  • Oversee Project Manager's; ensuring programmes have the appropriate level of stakeholder sponsorship.
  • Helping Dyson Supply Chain Solutions work towards being rapidly scalable by ensuring all projects are clearly defined with assumptions and success criteria agreed with stakeholders in the setup.
  • Directing line management of a team of Project Managers practicing DSDM / Agile PM and PRINCE2 waterfall delivery and organising well organised 1:1s, team meetings (scrum like), quarterly, six monthly and end of year appraisals.


  • Proven track record of scoping, managing and delivering global digital platforms / transactional websites from requirements definition through to handover to BAU.
  • Rapidly able to understand the business drivers, how these relate to the programme and how to influence activities towards maximising the successful outcomes of delivery.
  • Proven success of working with multiple development parties and third party vendors (including commercial management), able to lead large dispersed teams across multiple work streams and sites.
  • Proven experience and ability to plan and implement governance and controls for large, complex digital programmes, working collaboratively with a central PMO function to embed best practice frameworks.
  • Ability to effectively manage and influence senior business stakeholders (ideally with experience across Digital/Commercial, Supply Chain/Logistics and I.T functions).
  • Proven experience in working in a logistics or supply chain environment with regard to technology delivery.
  • Must have experience of planning and implementing bespoke programme and project management methods by utilising or blending Waterfall and Agile ways of working.
  • Demonstrable expertise in driving Organisational Design, Change Management and effective Communication Planning.
  • In depth knowledge and experience of all stages of the project and programme life cycle, including development of business cases, mobilisation of programmes.
  • Deals effectively with ambiguity, deploying judgement to drive closure of items that must be fixed while accepting items that can be kept open.
  • Excellent communication / influencing skills, both written and verbal, along with effective problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work calmly and effectively under pressure in a dynamic, fast paced environment.


Dyson Singapore monitors the market to ensure we offer competitive salaries and bonuses. Beyond that, you’ll have comprehensive medical care and insurance. But financial benefits are only the start of a directorship at Dyson. New opportunities abound in a dynamic, creative environment geared to progress, innovation and realising ambition..

Posted: 08 February 2019

Closing date: 31 March 2019