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james patterson, randstad
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State Team Leader NSW (Windows Furnishings)

Be part of Australia's leading player within the furnishings industry, this exciting Area Manager role is both fulfilling and exciting!

Passionate about retail? Great at managing teams? Join one of Australia's most iconic retailers in this leadership role.

Visible salary: Attractive salary, $12,500 vehicle allowance), great incentives

NSW State Team Leader (Windows Furnishings)

  • Informal, collaborative, professional team environment
  • Highly successful retail business going from strength to strength
  • Be part of a fast growing, Australian owned big box retail business

An exciting opportunity exists with our client, a privately owned retailer with a strong national and international presence with the business is poised for further growth and prosperity.

Reporting to the General Manager, this is a vital role which focuses on enhancing the current and future growth of this leading Window Furnishings business.

The role works with the in-store leadership teams to coach, mentor and manage Sales consultants and Installers. It also works with the furnishing departments to support and coach them with a view to grow sales and improve gross margin.

This is a leadership role, with emphasis on maximising the customer relationships, and on coaching and mentoring the furnishing in store teams, on-road consultants and fitters across the state.

Key areas of responsibility include:

  • Coach, train and develop the in-store teams in systems, processes and products
  • Recruit, coach, train and manage Sales Consultants
  • Recruit, coach, train and manage Installers (contractors) in conjunction with store leadership
  • Reviewing Sales consultant bookings with a view to maximise leads and sales
  • Build strong and productive relationships with local and national suppliers
  • Plan, maintain and Monitor merchandising standards including the furnishings departments in store
  • Work with all stakeholders to familiarise the Furnishings strategy and implement it across the state.
  • Cyclical store visits to liaise, train and assist in-store furnishings Team Members and encourage continuous improvement
  • Plan and organise supplier product training

To succeed in this role, you will have:

  • Knowledge of retail operations and retail merchandising
  • Knowledge of commercial furnishings
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills
  • Willingness to travel domestically as required
  • Proven experience in managing people and performance
  • Strong experience in managing consultative selling teams

It is desirable that you have:

  • Multisite management experience highly desirable
  • Trade experience

In return we can offer you:

  • A varied, fast paced and interesting retail environment as well as a high level of autonomy
  • Fully maintained vehicle, phone, laptop and etag provided
  • An attractive Incentive scheme paid quarterly
  • Leverage your passion for home furnishings and people management

On offer is not only a terrific opportunity to join a growing business with a great culture but also the attraction of joining a company that enjoys promoting from within and can offer excellent career progression.

To apply in confidence for this position or similar please hit the "Apply Now" button below or contact Lindsay Smart by emailing james.patterson@randstad.com.au OR 0438 023 513 for a confidential discussion.


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educational requirements

Primary School/Junior High