Project Manager

Location: FURN HO Support
Posted on: 09 February 2017

Reporting to the National Sales Manager - Furniture, you would be responsible for the overall direction, implementation, and completion of specific projects, on time and within budget.


Some duties and responsibilities would include but not be limited to:

  • Lead the planning and implementation of key projects
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables
  • Participate in the preparation of proposals and quotes to customers
  • Develop full scale project plans
  • Assemble and coordinate project staff
  • Manage project budget and resource allocation
  • Plan and schedule project timelines
  • Track project deliverables using appropriate business tools
  • Report on project progress, problems and solutions to key stakeholders
  • Project evaluations and assessment of results
  • Work to ensure relevant systems, processes and policies relating to James Richardson Integrated Management System (IMS) are adhered to


In order to be successful in this role, you will have:


  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate 
  • Proven successful delivery of projects on time, within scope and budget
  • Proven skills in negotiation and conflict management 
  • Well rounded interpersonal skills, including both written and verbal communication skills
  • A strong sense of urgency
  • Advanced Microsoft Office package skills


ABOUT JAMES RICHARDSON James Richardson, established in 1892, has a long and rich history. A family owned business, with our Head Office being in Melbourne. JR has diversified interests as a major duty free retailer with stores in every State of Australia as well as internationally and an importer of commercial furniture and fabrics, as well as having a significant property and investment portfolio. JR/Duty Free is listed as one of the World's Top 10 Duty Free Companies.

We promote a very positive working culture within the business and ensure we all contribute to delivering exceptional customer service throughout the business - be it internal or external. If successful, you will be joining an amazing company that thrives on taking care of their biggest asset, their employees.

If you are a self starter and self motivated individual ready for a new challenge within a company that provides great opportunities and support to their staff, we would love to hear from you.