Delivery Manager

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Date: 09-Jan-2021

Location: Bucharest, RO

Company: British American Tobacco

Country: Romania
Function: Global Business Services
Appointment Type: Permanent




BAT is evolving at pace - truly like no other organization.

To achieve the ambition, we have set for ourselves, we are looking for colleagues who are ready to live our ethos every day. Come be a part of this journey!





LOCATION: Bucharest




The role is responsible for moving up on the value curve and expand beyond transactional services and accelerate the transformation in BAT and GBS to enable more value creation through using technologies and boosting performance. We are looking for a professional with solid project management skills who will be responsible for the coordination of projects delivery activities for the relevant function including detailed planning and utilizing the vital resources and skills, within agreed parameters of cost, time scales and quality in order to ensure the delivery of projects’ objectives and targets.

Reports to: Portfolio & Innovation Lead

Reporting Level: Management

Geographic Scope: GBS ENA




  • Develop and handle a realistic and comprehensive implementation plan that ensures the delivery of project objectives on-time, on budget and of quality.
  • Working closely and effectively with relevant functional/regional teams to ensure the delivery of the project /initiative’s goals and targets;
  • Prepare and submit regular status updated to the Relevant Portfolio Management Lead highlighting any risks and potential mitigation actions, issues or support needed;
  • Maintain positive and ‘can-do’ teaming relationships across the Regional Transition Team and with members of other teams within the business (GBS, EM, Centre);
  • Ensure compliance to set project management standards and methodology and that all governance requirements are in place and closely followed;
  • Provide proactive support in order to solve difficult issues & support with seamless integration of new GBS team;
  • Provide consistent and effective communication between GBS and partners;
  • Identify and co-ordinate continuous improvement initiatives i.e. lessons learned from previous transitions & apply process standard methodologies with BAT globally.
  • Experience in working in agile teams/agile environments and handling sophisticated, high risk projects to improve performance and deliver service and validated experience of using Agile Methodologies e.g: Kanban/SCRUM/Lean;
  • Strong project management skills Prince2 or PMO certified;
  • Excellent analytical skills and ability to look beyond the numbers to identify trends and insights;
  • Rational decision making and problem-solving ability is crucial;
  • Experience of identifying and implementing opportunities for process improvement
  • Ability to prioritize multiple projects in a fast-paced environment;
  • Business planning acumen and ability to translate business information requirements to the source data requirements;
  • A strong analytical focus to use information to support the decision-making process within the business.
  • Proven knowledge in Business Process Modeling is considered an advantage;
  • High level of commercial awareness.
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  • Brands sold in over 200 markets, made in 44 factories in 42 countries
  • Newly established Tech Hubs building world-class capabilities for innovation in 4 strategic locations
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  • Seal Award winner – one of 50 most sustainable companies




Collaboration, diversity and teamwork underpin everything we do here at BAT. We know that collaborating with colleagues from different backgrounds is what makes us stronger and best prepared to meet our business goals. Come bring your difference!


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British American Tobacco is one of the world’s leading multinational companies, with brands sold in over 200 markets, made in 44 factories in 42 countries.

We are proud that we are consistently among the top 5 companies on the London Stock Exchange.

Our portfolio includes our world-famous Global Drive Brands – Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall and Rothmans – along with many other leading international brands, such as Vogue, Peter Stuyvesant and State Express 555.

Alongside our traditional tobacco business, we are also developing products that offer consumers potentially less risky alternatives to regular cigarettes. Our Next Generation Products are already leading the way in the Industry of vapour and tobacco heating devices. We continue to develop a solid portfolio of consumer solutions which already include well known global brands like Vype, glo and Voke.

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