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Project Manager - New Business Just Eat


We collaborate with all areas of the business to ensure our customers have the most effortless experience possible. This means looking after customer services, ensuring basic operations run with ease and making sure logistics are executed to perfection. The Operations team need to constantly support the continued growth and global scale of Just Eat. Our meals are usually delivered within 45 minutes and in most cases less than that. Managing that responsibility on a global scale is huge and it’s our responsibility to do just that.

The opportunity

The opportunity

Just Eat is working towards building additional sources for growth and we are looking for a Project Manager to support our Head of New Business lead our new business streams experimentation at Just Eat.

We are looking for a highly organised, methodical, action oriented and self-motivated individual who thrives in entrepreneurial businesses, taking them from an idea to a fully fledged global business. You will lead highly visible cross-functional and global initiatives that aim to unlock new growth opportunities for Just Eat in the form of monetizable products that can help address pain points within our consumers and restaurant partners.

You will work hand in hand with the product, finance, sales and marketing organizations as well as our country teams, and have direct access to our most senior stakeholders in helping shape the future of our business. You must be able to build strong relationships with teams across the group, manage varied cross-functional participants, and have hundred percent focus on execution.

Key responsibilities:

  • Define projects’ objectives, scope, timeline and requirements

  • Coordinate resourcing and onboarding of the implementation teams

  • Develop and manage implementation plans

  • Anticipate and manage risks & issues, blockers & actions

  • Ensure project visibility and communication across workstreams and business functions

  • Provide thought leadership to improve our go to market capability

Required skills and experience

Must haves:

  • Passionate about technology

  • Project Management experience leading complex cross-functional projects in either industry or consulting environment

  • Excellent stakeholder management, senior level influencing, and communications skills

  • Excellent analytical skills and commercial acumen

  • Highly organised and energetic

  • Independent thinker, proactive, able to see the big picture, and think “one step ahead”

  • Comfortable working with ambiguity within a rapidly changing, fast paced environment

  • E-commerce / consumer facing high tech / digital industry experience a strong plus

  • Strong academic background

  • Flexibility to travel up to 30% of the time