Project Manager – Retail Design

An experienced Project Manager is required for this multisite Retail Design operation.     

SALARY: £30,000 - £35,000

LOCATION: Thetford

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Thetford, Bury St Edmunds, Ely, Cambridge, Norwich


Do you have experience as a Project Manager within the Retail Design sector?

Are you looking to expand your knowledge and work in a fast paced, stable and professional environment?

Are you looking to work for an organisation who actively promote from within?


We are looking for a Project Manager to ensure successful project management to provide timely delivery of cost-effective site installations in accordance with agreed customer requirements.


* Establishing and communicating operational timelines throughout the supply chain process to ensure a timely execution.
* Planning, managing and defining the scope of multiple projects under your control.
* Generation of installation plans as appropriate to facilitate timely project management installations.
* Performing site surveys and reporting the findings back into the design process.
* Attending site meetings to quantify customer requirements and ensure smooth running of projects.
* Appropriate handover of projects to production and to site fitters ensuring all necessary documentation are available and explained fully.
* Performing periodic site visits to ensure quality, safety and timely completion of work.
* Ensuring quotes and appropriate written authorisation – and where appropriate photographs, to bill for all requested additional work, design changes and “non-fault” remedial work.
* Management of any snagging issues on site with close liaison of the Senior Fitter
* Risk Analysis creation and management of risk issues.
* Responsible for quality assurance on site and completion of appropriate documentation.
* Creation of the Operation and Maintenance manual for the client on completion of the project.
* Ensuring appropriate standards of Health & Safety on site with close liaison of the Senior Fitter/Supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS - Project Manager – Retail Design

In order to be considered for this role you will need the following skill sets and ideal experience:

* Project Management skills gained through qualification (e.g. Prince) or relevant experience.
* Analytical and problem-solving skills in order to be able to evaluate factual information
* Communication, influencing and diplomacy skills in order to be able to achieve the right outcome
* Experience of working with AutoCAD/Revit
* Relevant background in preferably fitting furniture industry and/or shop fitting industry as project manager, designer, site manager or technical estimator or equivalent

It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services:  Project Manager / Project Assistant / Shopfitter / Estimator  

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Glen Brooke quoting Project Manager – Retail Design reference GGB1801-87 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683317 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.