Store Planning Project Lead

Store Planning Project Lead

MECCA | Melbourne, Victoria, AU

Posted 20 days ago

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We have an exciting , newly created role available for a strategic Store Planning Project Lead to come and join our Retail Transformations team. If you are experienced project lead with a passion for retail, store improvements and developments as well as partnering with multiple departments and stakeholders, then you may just be our next superstar…

The Role You Could Play:

Reporting into the Store Renewals Manager, you will work with cross functional departments and stakeholders to ensure that we are continually advancing our stores presence through the new store opening process and renewals pipeline.
You will have a strategic and hands on role to play, which focuses on developing improvements that align to industry best practice and can be introduced to the current MECCA store transformation process.
This is an amazing opportunity to innovate and partner with our retail teams to deliver store projects that excite and provide experiences to our customers like no other!

Your responsibilities will include:

Leading and managing the store renewal (new stores, store flips, store closures, store pop up) critical path process’ with frequent cross functional collaboration
Optimizing the performance of all store renewals by developing project manager frameworks and building internal documentation that create efficiencies and provides clear internal communication and guidelines
Lead working in progress and project update meetings in line with MECCA new store critical path requirements
Ensure all relevant project financials are managed & delivered within budget
Provide in field support to the on-site set up team to ensure that the store opens/closes as scheduled & in line with expectation
Liaise with, build & foster strong relationships with external suppliers and contractors as required through the NSO process when required

What you will bring:

Excellent communication skills with an ability to influence, engage and inspire other stakeholders to drive collaboration and alignment
Ability to work independently, efficiently and take initiative
Strong analytical skills, attention to detail and problem-solving abilities
Excellent Microsoft Office proficiency and intermediate to advance MS Excel skills
An overall passion and commitment to ongoing continuous improvement

Your Life At MECCA   

Whilst we are singularly focused on our #CustomerFirst mantra, we know that wouldn’t be possible without an incredible team that is guided by our MECCA values and motivated each and every day to be solutions focused, innovative, collaborative and adaptable, and have a bit of fun along the way! 

Some of our other team member benefits include:

Professional development programs and first-class digitised learning offering
Health and well-being initiatives 
Reward and recognition programs 
Access to bonus and incentive programs
Quarterly product allowance
Unlimited 40% discount

There are also so many other ways in which you’ll be made to feel part of the MECCA story as we love to celebrate, surprise and delight our team along the way.

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