Head of Strategy Planning and Execution Mr Price Group -Mr Price Vacancies 2022

  • Full Time
  • Durban
  • Posted 2 months ago

Mr Price Group

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Head of Strategy Planning and Execution

Our Group strategy assists the Executive leadership team in researching, creating, and executing a proactive and aligned business strategy across the key strategic pillars identified in the new group strategy. 

Reporting to the Group Strategy Director, you will lead and manage distinct strategic and operational projects across the Group ensuring alignment and the successful implementation across the organization. 

You will also support the Group Strategy Director in research, the preparation of industry reports, business intelligence, and other executive reports and ensure the Group’s strategy is executed and measured via aligned KPI’s

Facilitate Strategic Alignment:

Promote alignment between the Group and Divisional Strategies to ensure that the Group delivers on its vision. Ensure alignment between Group and divisional KPI’s. Monitor KPI performance. Highlight areas of underperformance to ensure continuous improvement

Opportunity Assessment:

Assist in the development of business cases for organic growth concepts. Assist in the assessment and due diligence process of acquisition targets. Project Management and Co-ordination of opportunity assessments.

Monitoring and reporting:

Ensure that the content and the spirit of the strategic plan are being implemented and tracked accurately to facilitate robust business discussions and informed decision making.


Gather internal and external (market, industry, competitor, customer) data and translate it into useful and actionable insights for informed strategy formulation. Conduct research on strategic trends, i.e., Political, Economic, Social, and Technological and analyse these trends and determine the impact on the future of the organisation.

On-going Strategic Project Execution

Assist and support in the delivery of strategic projects on an ad-hoc basis

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Business Science/Economics our you are qualified CA(SA) or have qualified as a CFA
  • 3-5 years’ commercial experience within a fast-paced retail business. Previous M&A experience would be an advantage.
  • You have a mix of strategic thinking, strategic and financial analysis, project management and project execution with an understanding of the macro-economic environment and the retail market.
  • The following skills and attributes will support your success: Analytical and logical thinking; Presentation skills; Communication skills (written & verbal); Critical thinking; Problem-solving; Interpersonal skills; Relationship building

The People’s Value Champion | Cash-Based | Omni-Channel | Fashion-Value Retailer

The Mr Price Group retails in more than 1400 stores in sub-Saharan Africa and parts of Africa through our 8-trading divisions Mr Price, Mr Price Home, Mr Price Sport, Mr Price Money, Miladys, Sheet Street, Power Fashion and Yuppie Chef.

Mr Price Group is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to Employment Equity.


Location : Durban

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