• Location
    • Lisbon
  • Date Posted
  • Jan. 11, 2022
  • Function
  • Product Engineering
  • Sector
  • Retail

FARFETCH exists for the love of fashion. Our mission is to be the global platform for luxury fashion, connecting creators, curators and consumers.

We’re a positive platform for good, bringing together an incredible creative community made up by our people, our partners and our customers. This community is at the heart of our business success. We welcome differences, empower individuality and celebrate diverse skills and perspectives, creating an inclusive environment for everyone. We are FARFETCH for All.

Technology

We’re on a mission to build the technology that powers the global platform for luxury fashion. We operate a modular end-to-end technology platform purpose-built to connect the luxury fashion ecosystem worldwide, addressing complex challenges and enjoying it. We’re empowered to break traditions and revolutionise, with the freedom and autonomy to make a difference for our customers all over the world.

Lisbon

Our Lisbon office is located in Portugal’s cosmopolitan capital. Mostly the teams here are focused around Technology and Store of the Future. In this office, Farfetchers like to have catch ups in the ball pit or creative moments by the grand piano!

The role

We are looking for a Software Project Manager to oversee the successful implementation of projects within this team.You will manage the complete project life-cycle, working with diverse company partners and with a diverse team of engineers, to support programs that aim to achieve our goals.

What you’ll do

  • Ensure that project scope and deliverables meet the needs of the project partners
  • Assess and identify the potential risks that may affect each project and implement strategies for its mitigation
  • Build relevant project documents (charter, scope, project plans, status reporting, RACI, RAIDs, and others) following Farfetch’s Project Management Framework throughout the project life-cycle
  • Identify and measure key success metrics of each initiative
  • Coordinate other teams for the right execution of projects
  • Coordination with all teams to guarantee proper definition and delivery of main Project Milestones
  • Evaluate all deviations and propose improvement plans/actions and measure activity performance against the baseline plans
  • Capture, document and share the lessons learned

Who you are

  • Graduated in Information Systems or related field
  • A professional with 5+ Year of working experience with at least 3 years’ experience in Project Management
  • A professional with experience in delivering and managing the implementation of large-scale technical projects
  • Able to manage multiple projects/deadlines, identifying the necessary steps and moving forward through completion
  • Easily work with the different players of the tech area, at different levels of the organization
  • A professional fluent both in Portuguese and English
  • Experienced in working in large-scale organizations on a multinational level
  • A professional with Project Management certification (PMI; Prince 2) is a plus
  • Knowledgeable in Scrum is a plus.

Rewards & benefits

  • Health insurance for the whole family, flexible working environment and well-being support and tools
  • Extra days off, sabbatical program and days for you to give back for the community
  • Training opportunities and free access to Udemy
  • Flexible benefits program
  • FARFETCH Equity plan

Equal opportunities statement

  • FARFETCH is an equal opportunities employer ensuring that all applicants are treated equally and fairly throughout our recruitment process. We are determined that no applicant experiences discrimination on the basis of sex, race, ethnicity, religion or belief, disability, age, gender identity, ancestry, sexual orientation, veteran status, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. We continue to build our consciously inclusive culture as part of our Positively FARFETCH strategy throughout our business, partnerships and communities.
  • We are looking for a Software Project Manager to manage the successful implementation of projects within FTech.