Are you ready to advance your Store Planning & Development career in a role with PURPOSE!
Bring your creativity, outstanding project management skills and passion for Christian resources to our successful retail operation. Koorong is Australia’s leading Christian retailer with 14 stores Australia-wide and a thriving online business. This is an exciting time to join Koorong as we plan to expand our operations and open new stores.
We are recruiting a dynamic individual for the role of Store Planning and Development Manager to help us continue our success and growth. This is a unique opportunity for an individual with solid retail store planning & development experience who is looking for the next challenge in their career.
Responsibilities will include:
Reporting to the Chief Retail officer, this full-time role will:
Plan and manage store & café facilities, including oversight of replacement of store fixtures and fittings (refurbishments)
Manage the store maintenance program to ensure standards and safety is maintained
Lead and coordinate new store designs and Pop-up Store projects
Manage and develop the Signs function and team (this role has 2 direct reports)
Oversee and coordinate store merchandising in line with Marketing guidelines
Efficiently manage relevant contractors, suppliers and key stakeholders
Liaise with Store Managers regarding new in-store experience initiatives, changes and other relevant communication
Manage the distribution quantity of in-store advertising and the implementation of other partnership material in the stores
Work closely with Marketing and Buying teams to ensure the In-store experience and store development projects are successfully met and aligned with the organisation's goals
At least 3 years’ experience in a similar role or are looking to progress into a senior retail Store Planning role
Qualifications in business / merchandising / retail buying or operations experience
Strong planning and time-management skills with the ability to work independently and manage own workload
Experience leading a team to achieve shared goals
Commercially minded with solid analytical skills
High degree of attention to detail and problem solving skills
Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills who is committed to the values and mission of Koorong
A dynamic, exciting, and challenging role working with a friendly and innovative team
Flexible work arrangements
Staff discount available at our Koorong stores
Opportunity to work with a purpose supporting the mission of Bible Society Australia including Eternity News, Centre for Public Christianity, Koorong and Acorn Press
How to Apply:
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Koorong is Australia’s leading Christian resource centre. With 14 stores Australia-wide and a thriving website, we provide the largest range at the best prices. We strive for excellence in customer service with a servant heart. Join us in the exciting privilege of providing Christian resources to your local community and beyond, with life changing possibilities! Koorong is part of Bible Society Australia Group.
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