• Permanent
  • Corby, Northamptonshire
  • Applications have closed.
  • £27,000 - £35,000
  • Jaimini TailorBBBH4538

Project Manager – Retail Design

Job Title: Project Manager – Retail Design
Contract Type:
Location: Corby, Northamptonshire
  • £27,000 - £35,000
  • Contact Name: Jaimini Tailor
    Job Published:
    REF: BBBH4538

    Job description:

    Vanilla Recruitment

    On behalf of a leading local retail design agency we are looking for a talented Project Manager with a passion for delivering innovative and creative display solutions.

    Working alongside the design team and reporting to the Account Director, the successful candidate will use their POS/POP industry expertise and excellent project management skills to organise and deliver a fantastic final installation. You will be responsible for delivering assigned projects on scheme, within budget and to the highest standards.


    Duties and responsibilities:

    • Managing and running the fast turnaround of projects for luxury and high-profile brands, keeping to a specified timescale, quality and budget
    • Taking responsibility for retail projects from design through to installation
    • Recording, costing and managing projects and variations of the project as they change
    • Producing work programmes and schedules
    • Liaising with and booking contractors and other external resources
    • Negotiating with suppliers
    • Liaising with the design team, installation team and all other key departments
    • Attending client meetings and site installations to oversee project completion
    • Ensuring all required administration and Health and Safety documentation is correct throughout.


    Skills and experience required:

    • Extensive experience in a similar Project Management role within a retail design and installation business
    • Thorough, in-depth knowledge of the retail design sector, with an up-to-date awareness of trends and industry developments
    • Sound understanding of the design and manufacturing processes
    • Experience of using AutoCAD would be an advantage, although not essential
    • Skilled at carrying a project through its critical path, reliably meeting deadlines
    • IT proficient, with a good knowledge of MS Office
    • Self-motivated, with a “can-do” approach to any challenge, and a commitment to finding solutions
    • A full, clean driving licence is necessary for the requirements of this role


    Hours of work:

    • Monday to Friday, 9.00 – 5.00pm
    • Occasional evening and weekend work may be required; this is paid overtime


    Salary and benefits:

    • £27,000 – £35,000
    • Car parking
    • 20 days’ annual leave (+8 bank holidays)