Store Design & Development Manager

Jivaro

A newly created Project Manager role focusing on new multi-site store roll out, as this company prepares for national expansion.

  • Opportunity to join a well-known multi-site Australian business
  • Business going through a national growth phase
  • Modern office based in a central Sydney location
About the role & the business
A well-loved Australian business is going through a national growth phase, and looking to appoint the newly created role of Project Manager, to lead the planning of a number of new site store openings over the next year, with ambitions to expand internationally in the near future too.

The business is looking for a hands-on, strong team player who can manage working in a fast-paced environment, and confident in managing multiple senior stakeholders across the business.  

The key responsibilities of this role will involve:
  • Overseeing and managing the projects end-to-end, mainly new store openings, as well as refurbishments. 
  • Daily management of project trackers, regularly communicating and updating key stakeholders internally and externally of the business.
  • Tendering and supplier negotiations regarding procurement of fixtures and fittings.
  • Research and development of appropriate documentation. 
  • Developing and fostering long term relationships with landlords, service providers and suppliers.
  • Budget management.
  • Mobility to visit sites for inspections regularly and ongoing. 
  • Assess and review existing store network to identify potential needs for refurbishment. 
The successful candidate will need to possess the following key skills and experience:
  • An established Project Manager specifically with store build/fit experience in retail or food and beverage industries (commercial)
  • A strong communicator with the proven ability to foster relationships
  • Strong organisation skills and time keeping, being able to manage a large, growing workload.
  • Resilience and calm nature.
  • A team player who is hands-on, with a can-do / problem solving attitude.  
On offer to the successful candidate is:
  • Competitive remuneration package 
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities 
  • Working for a leading brand with ambitious growth plans
  • A bright, modern working environment with a fully stocked fridge of  beers for Friday afternoons! 
  • Onsite yoga and meditation classes
  • Remote working access and flexibility in the office 
  • Located in the Sydney CBD with great public transportation links 
  • No onsite car parking 
Please submit your confidential application of interest using the link below.
You can rest assured that your resume will not be shared with anyone else without your prior consent. 

Role posted by Clare Hackman.