BT Senior Capability Owner - Sales in Manchester, United Kingdom
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About this role
Do you want to design the future business and operating model of BT?
Are you looking to grow as a leader of a global Agile transformation team?
In BT Global we are creating new customer solutions on a new IT stack and, by doing so, rethinking the experience of our customers and colleagues, and re-imagining how we work end to end. IN BT Global we have organised a multi-disciplinary team of people to deliver this transformation, we call this Digico.
In order to deliver this strategy, we are organising our approach around common business Capabilities across Sales, Fulfilment, Billing, Service, Customer Interaction Channels and Finance Management. These capabilities describe how our future digital business will operate and how we deliver outstanding customer and employee experiences. These capabilities require a discrete combination of People, Process, Data, Technology and Experience.
Are you passionate about all things Sales?
Do you want to lead the implementation of a suite of Sales capabilities and experience that will define BT Global’s digital Sales experience for years to come?
Do you have a strong point of view on Digital Marketing, Digital Contracting, CPQ, Proposal management?
We want to hear from you.....
For this role we are looking for someone to lead our Sales Capability team to deliver a new digital Sales management experience for our customers when they buy from BT Global, and to provide our colleagues with capabilities across opportunity management, offer management, contract management, for example which enable them to focus their expertise on deliver standout customer engagement.
As a Senior Capability Owner in DigiCo, you will be responsible for meeting the objectives of the Sales Capability Squad:
Translate capability vision into strategic implementation roadmap for Sales capabilities
Drive the approach, scope, priorities, definition and specification of Sales capabilities
Define features and functionalities of Sales capabilities
Manage the delivery of the Sales capability feature backlog
Deliver on the measurable business outcomes linked to Sales capabilities
As a Senior Capability Owner, you will take on a leadership role within the Capability Team. You’ll provide guidance, enable and support direct reports, such as other Capability Owners, your matrixed Agile squad, of Functional Analysts and various other specialists, as well as the wider Capability team. You’ll champion DigiCo’s vision and mission, Agile and customer centric values and collaborative working practices.
You will work closely with senior and executive stakeholders in BT Global, as well as DigiCo’s Proposition and Agile delivery teams. Due to the strategic nature of these capabilities, your role will be responsible for the demand into delivery for a significant portion of Global’s portfolio investment, with high impact on several proposition areas.
You'll have the following responsibilities
Own Capability ‘Discovery’ & ‘Elaboration’ processes to identify capability enhancement opportunities, define capability features and target objective & key results (OKRs), maximising capability reuse
Lead your team of specialists and managers dedicated to and aligned with the Sales Capability Squad, including other Capability Owners, Functional Analysts, Process Designers, Solution Architects, Customer and User Experience Designers.
Represent your team, communicate and co-ordinate with other Capability Owners, DigiCo Senior Leadership teams and Executive and Senior stakeholders across BT to keep awareness of current state, risks, issues and dependencies in relation to Sales Capabilities
Define, own and continuously refine the roadmap of DigiCo’s Sales capabilities, in alignment with the portfolio and business strategy and investment priorities
Define, own and continuously refine priorities and feature level definition of Sales capability backlog, aligning priorities to the capability strategy and vision
Work with Technical Product Owners, Solution Architects and Business Analysts to define and manage feature backlog requirements and priorities
Work with Proposition Owners, Release Train Engineers and Scrum Masters to actively manage priorities and maximising value of investment in development
Work with Sales Operation, Planning and Transformation, CX, User Research and Training specialist to define organisational model principles, skills and training requirements necessary to realise process, procedure and CX enhancements.
You'll have the following skills & experience
Excellent leadership, communication and relationship building skills.
Time management, prioritisation for value
Problem solving and creative thinking aptitude.
Functional analysis skills to enable the capture and breakdown of well formed requirements and priorities.
Critical thinking skills to enable the articulation of requirements, trade-offs and priorities.
Stakeholder management: ability to manage and influence stakeholders with competing priorities
Comfortable working with distributed teams in a collaborative fashion
Ability to articulate and present roadmaps, progress, issues and risks to stakeholders.
Experience you would be expected to have
Experience of managing matrixed teams and direct reports
Experience of Agile methodologies and best practices. Working knowledge of Agile SAFe is desired
Experience as a Product Owner
Preferred experience with product management tools such as Jira, Confluence & Mural
Desired experience of Customer Experience, Service Design and user research best practices
Desired experience of facilitating Design Thinking workshops
At BT, we entertain, educate and empower millions of people every single day. We’re a brand built on connecting people – whether that’s friends, family, businesses or communities. Working here, you’ll receive an attractive salary and a range of competitive benefits, but – more than that – you’ll be joining an ambitious organisation with a culture of togetherness, collaboration and inclusivity, that takes a genuine and proactive interest in your progress and development. Benefits of working for BT include:
Competitive salary 15% Bonus
World-class training and development opportunities
25 days’ annual leave (not including bank holidays)
Discounted broadband, mobile and TV packages
Share option and pension scheme programmes
Flexible benefits to fit around you
BT is an equal opportunities employer. We’re working hard to create an inclusive working environment, where people from all backgrounds can succeed. We want to make sure your recruitment experience is the best it can be – so, if you’re selected for an interview, please let us know if there’s any adjustments we can make that would be helpful for you.
BT has a key role in British society, fostering change and leading technology innovation. From delivering the Olympics, to supporting the emergency services, to investing more into research than any other UK technology company, we take pride in everything we do - and in the people who work here.
We're now a global company operating at the forefront of the information age, employing 90,000 people in 180 countries. And we're on a mission. Guided by our core values of Personal, Simple and Brilliant our goal is to help customers, communities and businesses overcome barriers and release their potential.
So, if you're interested in the power of potential, why not join us today and release yours? You can read more here about what it's like to work at BT (https://www.btplc.com/careers)
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Job: Business services
Title: Senior Capability Owner - Sales
Location: GBR %26 Ireland-GBR-Lancashire-Manchester
Requisition ID: 156218
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