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Strategy & Transformation Programme Manager

Summary

Salary
Competitive
Team
Project Management
Location
Muntinlupa, Alabang, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore

About us

The next few years are going to be Dyson’s biggest and busiest yet. All thanks to a £2.5 billion commitment to its future technology pipeline. This growth will need the support of more new people across other functions around the world, including the Philippines. We have c. 6,000 engineers and scientists worldwide and we are now looking to recruit more in the Philippines. With this pace of growth, these ambitious plans, and the complexities of global expansion, it is natural that Dyson is now thinking about the best ways to organize itself globally and manage its exciting new product ranges to best effect. With APAC now our biggest growth region, we need to question where and how we invest to underpin the future. Our plans for the Philippines are ambitious and we are looking for talented people to join our Research, Design and Engineering families!

About the role

  • What is the function of the team
    • The PD Integration & Architecture team sits within Global Engineering & Operations and develops and executes strategic plans to deliver change and process improvements for the Product Development organisation.
  • Where will this role sit within the team structure
    • The role draws upon resources across the whole Team, and from across Dyson PD, IT, Facilities, HR and other functions as necessary.
  • Who is this role reporting in to
    • The role reports directly to the of Head of PD Integration & Change
  • Role objective
    • This is a senior role responsible for leading change programmes, and is required to drive cross-functional change, driven by technical and business needs, through people, process and systems dimensions.   

About you

  • Primary role duties
    • Identify and communicate the need, obtain sponsorship from senior leaders, develop briefs, scopes and objectives. 
    • Identify appropriate resources required and develop a project or programme plan to achieve the vision/brief. 
    • Use best-practice change management methods to drive change, build adoption and manage communications, cross-functionally.
    • Lead senior stakeholders across the Business to converge and agree the right approach to business and technical problems.
    • Build robust business cases where expenditure is required and present to appropriate steering committees or decision-makers
    • Run several projects and programmes simultaneously as business need determines.
    • Lead effective project or programme teams to deliver successful business outcomes.
  • Secondary/additional role duties
    • Contribute to Team portfolio reviews, resource balancing, governance of projects and programmes and input to strategic direction of the Team where appropriate.
    • Provide advice and build change project and programme management skills within the global Team.

Skills

  • Previous work experience
    • Technical background in engineering, product development or similar.
    • Extensive product development experience of complex products, preferably physical products, but not essential.  Could include software development, manufacturing development, customer experience solutions or similar.
  • Specific technical qualifications/exposure
    • Technical qualification in engineering or similar
    • Further experience and/or qualification in a business discipline such as MBA, Programme or Project Management, MSC Business or Change Management, for example.
  • Behaviours necessary for success
    • High-energy self-starter with a strong ability to form an initial hypothesis or idea and excite others to join the journey.
    • Positive outlook and strength of character to work through ambiguous business and technical problems with multiple and varied stakeholders.

Benefits

Dyson Philippine monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries, allowances and bonuses.   Beyond that, you’ll enjoy a transport allowance and comprehensive medical care and insurance. But financial benefits are just the start of a Dyson career. Professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to fuelling and realizing ambition
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Interview guidance

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