This is an exciting opportunity to work in one of the highest priority programmes in Marks and Spencer’s Food Group. The Lowering Costs Programme has been set up to reduce the cost base of the business to allow strategic investments into the future of Foods. We are looking for experienced Value Optimisation Manager (V/O) who is able to deliver value to the business quickly. The successful candidate will work as part of a central team which includes three other V/O Managers tasked with ensuring these savings are delivered. The role is broad, with huge exposure to both internal and external stakeholders. The role will provide great insight into how a Food retailer works from end to end and will provide exposure into the costs and processes of Food manufacturing and Food Supply Chain
In this role you’ll deliver the M&S Lowering Costs Programme annual target through the generation and execution of cost saving initiatives to agreed timescales.
Key accountabilities and measures
Delivery of the M&S Lowering Costs Programme Target
Supporting the delivery of strategic business initiatives
Changing the Mindset to a Lower Cost Operator
Food Manufacturing Experience