Building a family of brands, for the world to love, generation after generation
Pentland is the name behind some of the world’s best sports, outdoor and fashion brands.
We own Berghaus, Canterbury of New Zealand, Speedo, Boxfresh, Ellesse, KangaROOS, Mitre, Prostar and Red or Dead. We are also the global licensee for Lacoste Chaussures and Ted Baker footwear, the UK licensee for Kickers, and are shareholders in other companies such as Hunter, Butterfly Twists, Heidi Klein and Tracksmith.
We’re a third-generation, family-owned business – and we retain strong family values. We care about people, and that’s what drives our day-to-day work. Last year the Great Place to Work® Institute recognised Pentland Brands the 11th Best Workplace in the UK and the 16th Best Workplace in Europe. Our global headquarters is in the UK and we employ 2,000 people across 20 countries around the world.
We believe that doing business the right way, with respect for people and the environment, is essential for ensuring our long-term sustainability - generation after generation. The Pentland values are at the heart of what we do and how we interact with the world around us.
For further information, please visit www.pentland.com.
Key kurpose of the job as a Project Coordinator:
This role is a key enabler within an exciting strategic project to redesign the future of work at Pentland. The Project Coordinator will coordinate the overall project, ensuring appropriate planning is in place, project templates used effectively, and timelines met. In conjunction with the Project lead(s), you will ensure that the project team is undertaking the right thinking, connecting the dots, and working towards overall project goals.
The Workplace of the Future (WPOTF) project, is a key strategic initiative, focusing on the Physical, Technological and Cultural aspects of the workplace to ensure that Pentland is an engaging, collaborative, creative and innovative place to work – no matter where in the Pentland world you are located.
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