Business Change Lead
Job no: 549720
Contract type: Permanent
Categories: Project / Change Management
This is a great opportunity to join our growing Business Change Team as a Business Change Lead. You will develop and implement a Business Change Methodologies, standards, tools and templates providing a consistent, effective and measurable approach to change management.
You will play a key role in ensuring projects (change initiatives) meet objectives on time and on budget by increasing employee adoption and usage.
You may find yourself:
- working across a portfolio of projects supporting their Business Change delivery;
- leading a Change Project in its entirety (such as the development and deployment of a Change Methodology), thus wearing ‘two hats’ acting as a the Project Manager and Change Manager; or
- working on a large programme specifically within the Business Change workstream
You will have extensive experience of change management best practice and methodologies, successful delivery of change management projects/programmes and stakeholder management.
We are looking for someone who has experience of delivering change.
A bit about us:
At Whitbread, we are fully committed to growing legendary brands through building a strong customer heartbeat and innovating to stay ahead. Our winning teams delight customers so they come back time and time again which, along with our focus on everyday efficiency, drives profitable growth.
Every day our fantastic team members serve up great memories in our restaurants and wow guests through a great night’s sleep in our hotels. We pride ourselves on providing consistent quality and service. We’re continually innovating to meet our guests’ evolving needs whilst being committed to creating a great place to work for our team members.
Premier Inn and hub by Premier Inn currently have over 750 hotels across the UK offering over 70,000 rooms. Our aim is to make this 85,000 by the end of 2020! We have hotels in the Middle East and having opened our 1st hotel in Germany with more sites in the pipeline.
Our much loved restaurant brands include Beefeater, Brewers Fayre, Table Table and Whitbread Inns. Alongside these, our new propositions Bar + Block and Cookhouse & Pub are both growing at pace. We have over 420 restaurants across the UK offering the highest level of service.
We have recently celebrated our 275th anniversary when Samuel Whitbread founded our business on a set of principles and although our core business has changed over the years we stay true these with our values:
- Genuine - we really care about customers
- Confident - we strive to be the best at what we do
- Committed - we work hard for each other
We are excited about what the future holds and would love you to join us on this exciting journey!
Whitbread is an inclusive employer, strongly believing that everyone is unique and there should be no limits to ambition. We welcome your application whatever your background or situation. We are open to flexible working and, where possible, will try to support this.