Retail Project Manager

Date: 16 Nov 2023

Location: Canning Vale, AUSTRALIA

Company: Metcash

Metcash | Australia’s leading wholesale distribution and marketing company


We are seeking a dynamic Retail Project Manager, on a full-time basis ideally based in Canning Vale but will oversee WA and SA, who can drive the fit-out of new and refurbished Metcash stores through the coordination of the state team, retailers and suppliers.


What you’ll do 

  • Act as the client-side project manager, ensuring that the Principal Contractor delivers on time, cost and quality for new and refurbishment projects.
  • Guide and advise the retailer, and state team, through all the fit-out activities so that informed decisions can be made along the critical path.
  • When not working on significant projects, you’ll coordinate and assist with equipment requirements for retailers within our trading network.
  • Provide leadership by directing, supporting, empowering, encouraging, recognizing and rewarding results achieved across the project team.


What you’ll bring 

  • Must have previous project management experience, preferably within a similar role.
  • Experience in supermarket fit-outs with refrigeration would be advantageous.
  • Experience in retail equipment and the supplier network.
  • Networking and brand building should be second nature
  • Ability to interpret store plans.
  • Some understanding of building regulations and standards.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written and presentation skills


What we can offer you 

  • We’re not corporate. We’re human, like you. We treat you like a person, not a number. 
  • Hybrid working – flexibility is in our DNA
  • A collaborative, successful and dynamic team environment  
  • Career opportunities, your personal development is important to us! 


We’re all about celebrating success, and we’re proud to be a WGEA Employer of Choice for Gender Equality, an accredited FlexReady workplace and a Gold Standard Mental Health First Aid skilled workplace. 


At Metcash, we’re the power behind an independent Australia. For almost 100 years, we’ve proudly supported local, family-owned businesses – sticking up for the little guys and helping them become the best stores in town. Today we’re Australia and New Zealand’s leading independent retail partner and wholesaler in the food, liquor and hardware sectors. And while we may be large, we’ll always be locals at heart. 


So, roll up your sleeves and bring your best self to work, and we’ll give you the support you need to develop a rewarding career and make your mark on the future of retail.



Make your Mark!