The Foschini Group (TFG) is looking to hire a Project Manager to join our Group Store Development team to manage the total on-site scope of works relating to new or revamp store builds across all Trading Divisions.TFG (The Foschini Group) is a South African fashion lifestyle retailer & comprises of a number of fashion-forward brands. Our range includes some of the leading fashion, homeware, sportswear, cellular and jewellery brands in the country, as well as a host of innovative financial services. TFG houses exciting retail brands such as; @home, @homelivingpace, American Swiss, Colette, Donna, Duesouth, Exact, Fabiani, The FIX, Foschini, G-star Raw, hi, Markham, Mat & May, Phase Eight, SODA Bloc, sportscene, Sterns, Totalsports and WhistlesIn this role, you would be responsible for managing multiple projects across 6 trading divisions and negotiate with landlords/developers regarding TFG requirements.Key performance areas:Manage the total on site scope of works relating to new and revamp store builds across all TFG Trading DivisionsManage and coordinate the full delivery of store on site build including visual display requirements and all related suppliers and/or contractorsForecast, manage and reconcile budget allocated on new and revamp store builds.Source, negotiate and manage on-site suppliers and contractors.Manage all related TFG requirements to Landlord/Developers and negotiate to the benefit of TFG
Responsibilities + Skills
The ability to conceptualize store designs from CAD drawings of store design concepts.Must have a valid drivers license and passport.Must be able to travel extensively.Ability to multitask across numerous projects.Good time management, monitoring, and planning skills.Excellent numerical, negotiation, consultation and motivational skills.
Able to handle conflict situations at all levelsExcellent communication skills (written and verbal).Must be able to work independently.Good team playerPreference will be given, but not limited to, candidates from designated groups in terms of the Employment Equity Act.
Relevant 3-year qualification Architectural / Project ManagementMinimum of 2 years of relevant Project Management experience.Experience with SAP, MS Projects and MS Excel.