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Space Planning Manager

Apply now Job no: 503087
Work type: Fixed Term Full Time
Location: VIC Metro
Categories: Merchandise - Planner

About Kmart

With more than 235 stores and employing over 34,000 people, Kmart is proud to be one of Australia and New Zealand’s largest and most successful retailers.

Serving the needs of Australian and New Zealand families is at the core of who we are as a business, that’s why we are driven to be the place customers rely on for low prices and making every day living brighter.


You’ll be joining a dynamic team with a fantastic culture where diversity is openly celebrated, and you’ll be challenged and supported to achieve personal and business goals. Expect a work environment that is highly collaborative, fast-paced, inclusive and progressive - with no two days the same! Our values – Think Customer, Take Care, Live Integrity, Grow Together and Reach Higher will resonate with you deeply and you’ll enjoy being part of a growing, iconic Australian business that has a fantastic culture that is non-hierarchical, diverse and inclusive.

What we’re looking for?

Reporting into the New Formats Merchandise Manager, the Space and Layouts Manager will be responsible for developing a new, innovative and efficient approach to space management in Kmart’s new format stores.  With the conversion of Target Country stores to Kmart Hubs, this 12 month fixed term contract role will be primarily responsible for defining the guidelines and principles to execute these conversions in an efficient and innovative way.  This role will ensure commercial return on space whilst ensuring the visual space representation is adequate to support each of the product categories.

This role will see you working collaboratively with the Space team, Merchandise, IT, Visual Merchandising and store design to ensure an engaging and optimised product presentation standard that reflects our customer buying behaviour is developed.

About You

To meet the challenges of this role, you will possess the following skills and experience;

  • Demonstrable experience developing innovative store layout and space solutions

  • Amazing influencing and communication skills enabling you to engage with stakeholders across the wider business

  • Exceptional problem solving skills and the ability to analyse an issue and make a decision to ensure the problem is resolved;

  • Ability to know what takes priority, whilst managing your workload and meeting agreed delivery timelines.

You will be afforded autonomy and accountability in your role and have access to development opportunities across both Kmart and the Wesfarmers Group, excellent remuneration, inclusion in company bonus scheme & access to Wesfarmers share plan (both for eligible team members), free parking and benefits program including a discount card for Kmart, Coles, Target and Officeworks.

At Kmart we aim to ensure our teams reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate.

Candidates interested in this position should apply directly to this advertisement as we are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies.







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