Delivery Lead

Coles Supermarkets  Melbourne 


Requisition ID: 21396 

Employment Type: Full time 


Good things start here


This could be the very first step towards an exciting new career with us – a fresh beginning. At Coles Group, these are moments we live for.


Starting good things is what drives our purpose: to sustainably feed all Australians so they can lead healthier, happier lives. With a team of 120,000 people and an iconic portfolio of Australia’s most trusted brands, we’re perfectly positioned to turn a promising start into a whole lot more.


About the role

By combining the fast-paced culture of retail with the ever-growing world of ecommerce, Coles Online takes the time and effort out of grocery shopping. With services such as Home Delivery, Click & Collect and smart lockers, we’re always working on new ways to make life a little easier for our customers – no matter where they are.


Our eCommerce function is currently going through an exciting period of transformation and growth and as part of that growth we are looking for multiple Delivery Leads to join the team. You will lead the delivery of digital Apps projects aligned to the business strategy whilst leading a project team through the entire project delivery lifecycle, demonstrating the key values and behaviours of a successful Delivery Lead. If you are interested in being part of a major digital transformation and want to contribute to the future of digital retailing at Coles, then do apply now.


Please note we are open to considering candidates based in Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane.



What you’ll be doing

The Delivery Lead is a dual-purpose role. Firstly, as the Iteration Manager or Scrum Master, the Delivery Lead ensures that the delivery teams are enabled and also supporting and guiding the team and their stakeholders in understanding and applying the Scrum / Kanban framework as well as other agile tools, methodologies and frameworks. Secondly, ensuring that the delivery teams are delivering business outcomes in both technology change and application support through effective planning and oversight incl financial management


You’ll have

  • Coach Product Owners and stakeholders to appropriate levels of ownership and collaboration
  • Ensure that delivery inception activity, planning, story mapping, daily stand-up and retrospectives are well facilitated
  • Ensure that expectations are aligned with regards to the goals, scope and timelines for product delivery
  • Ensuring that delivery teams follow our defined agile approach to delivery and that activity is coordinated accordingly
  • Commercial mindset and also experience working in a mixed environment of team members.
  • Preferably experience working in the eCommerce space.


Good things you’ll need

The delivery leads will work with the Business Engagement & Delivery Managers when planning and committing business change to ensure that the delivery teams can meet those commitments.


You’ll also have

  • 3+ years in project management or senior delivery roles
  • Manage medium to large complexity digital projects greater than $2m
  • Successfully managed projects ie. projects that involve multiple functional areas, multiple technologies, multiple external parties (including vendors), working with dispersed teams, cost and duration of project and considerable levels of change and uniqueness
  • Has managed large components of large-scale rollouts



Why Coles?
We’re committed to making this a great place to work, from day one. From flexible working arrangements to discounts across all our internal brands (including 5% off at Coles supermarkets!), there are plenty of reasons to love working here. Explore all this and more at our Coles Careers website.


For everyone who shares our passion
We encourage applications from people of all ages, nationalities, abilities and cultures – including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the LGBTQI+ community and people living with disability. We’re happy to adjust our recruitment process to support accessibility needs – so reach out to us at www.careers.colesgroup.com.au > Careers for everyone > Disability employment.


We’d love to meet you
If you have the skills, experience and motivation to succeed in this role, please take the next step and submit your application.