Completed Permanent United Kingdom - Global

The Company

Our client is a large, leading consumer goods company with top international brands underdoing a major transformation and entering into new markets. A specialised team has been created to deploy a corporate lean enterprise/startup-based framework that designs and delivers workshops, as well as coaching of project teams, on design thinking and lean start up principles.

The Role

This London based role will be responsible for partnering with and supporting local and functional management teams of key priority markets and central functions in designing and rapidly implementing their rollout plan to equip the business for immense change. Pivotal in supporting business to learn agile project tools and instill new mindsets in line with the new company vision.  

The Individual

The ideal candidate will be a Transformation and change leader who has experience in Design Thinking or Lean Start-up/Enterprise and has a strong consultative approach. Needs to possess gravitas in order to quickly gain credibility of senior leaders. Likely to have experience in consulting, venture capitalist, start-up or incubator environment.

Posted on 26 Nov 2018

At a glance

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Job function
Talent Management
Consumer Goods
International Coverage
Global HQ
Global revenue
US$10-100 Billion
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Potential upsides
Opportunity to be part of one of the industry’s greatest transformations, work with the company’s top profit markets and be on a team of highly skilled specialists.
Potential downsides
This would suit someone who performs well under pressure and can travel extensively.