Retail Project Manager

Obsessed with organization? Looking for a challenging role? Love retail?

We are looking for a Retail Project Manager to join our team!

This role will be hands-on will report to the Partners.  The work is as varied as our projects and will include budgeting, scheduling, planning, fabrication and shipping logistics, and quality control.

As a Retail Project Manager, your responsibilities will include, but won’t be limited to, the following:

Responsibilities:
– Project lead for the lifecycle of each assigned project. From design concept and development to product research and specifications
– Establish critical paths and key milestones for projects using Team Gantt and Excel
– Prepare and review cost for projects
– Communicate with internal departments, vendors and suppliers
– Review shop and installation drawings provided by Detailers and Production Manager
– Prepare material take-offs
– Order all required material for the successful execution of a project
– Purchase orders, prepare and monitor shop and sub-trade production, inclusive site labour and equipment
– Track project costs throughout the project and prepares post-project reports
– Travel for onsite supervision, installation, and supplier/vendor management as required

Qualifications:
– 5+ years of Project Management experience in retail environments, store fixturing, and/or POP required
– Skilled in negotiations, time management and multi-tasking
– Knowledge of scheduling software like Team Gantt, Microsoft Project, etc.
– Knowledge of basic office software like Excel, Word, Acrobat Pro, etc.
– Knowledge and interest in custom millwork/metalwork/plastic fabrication
– Knowledge of graphics and large-format print production
– Knowledge of crating and packaging and shipping logistics
– Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; Fluent in English – verbal and written
– Ability to work individually and as part of the team to meet deadlines and overachieve on goals

Other Desirable Attributes:
– You take ownership and pride in your work
– You are ambitious and have a strong work ethic
– You are passionate with a willingness to exceed expectations
– You have an inquisitive nature