Property & Development Manager


  • Full-time parental leave replacement role until Feb 2022
  • Join a fast-growing and stable retail company
  • Attractive salary package with generous benefits and discounts

About Beacon

At Beacon, growth and development is always on our mind, which is why we are continually looking for ways to expand the business through new store fitouts and construction of new retail sites as well as keeping our stores in tip-top shape. Having been in operation for more than 50 years, Beacon boasts 113 retail stores across Australia, 2 Distribution Centres and a Store Support Centre. The Group also encompasses numerous brands outside of the retail stores, including Beacon Lighting Commercial, Masson For Light, Beacon International, Light Source Solutions and Custom Lighting.


These are just a few reasons why we are known as Australia's leading lighting retailer!


The Role

As a result of impending parental leave, we are currently seeking a Property & Development Manager to join the Property team at our Store Support Centre in Mulgrave. This full-time role will be for a fixed-term period until February 2022.


Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, this role will be responsible for ensuring all projects, fit-outs, refurbishments and constructions from the Property department are completed within budget and time constraints. Key responsibilities include:

  • Assisting with development and execution of property strategies
  • Managing new store development, relocations, refurbishments and national roll outs of special projects
  • Liaising and coordinating tenders and contracts with key stakeholders, ensuring positive and productive relationships are established and maintained
  • Identifying operational efficiencies and suggesting ideas for improvement
  • Ensuring regulatory compliance and adherence to company values, code of conduct, policies and procedures


About You

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Previous experience and/or qualifications in maintenance and facilities management (multi-site retail or large multi-retail complex experience highly regarded)
  • Previous experience in managing small to medium size retail site construction.
  • Contract and tender experience with an understanding of building codes
  • Strong organisational and time management skills with the ability to multi-task
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills (in person, on the telephone and in writing)
  • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Office skills (Outlook, Word and Excel)
  • Experience with facilities and maintenance scheduling programs highly regarded


Benefits

The successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive salary package, generous staff discounts, flexi hours, on-site parking, a great team environment and ‘bring your pet to work Fridays’.


How to Apply

Click on 'Apply Now' and follow the process to complete your application. Please ensure you include a cover letter outlining why you are the best person for this role.