Retail Experience Manager Auckland

  • NZ Safety Blackwoods
  • Wiri, Auckland, New Zealand
  • 25 Jun, 2021
Fixed Term Admin and Office Retail

Job Description

It’s an exciting time to join NZ Safety Blackwoods! We are growing and opening up several Trade Centres throughout New Zealand!

This fixed term role, covering parental leave where your time will be spent between stores, our office in Wiri and travelling nationwide for store fitouts. We are pleased to offer flexible working arrangements including working from home where appropriate.

The role responsible for managing store-based projects to help us set the benchmark for trade retail in New Zealand. This includes managing a rollout of store refreshes and new store openings, ownership of fixtures and fittings, planogram development and driving an improved instore experience.

The role will be heavily involved in project work including ​concept store development, with an element of visual merchandising. The ideal candidate will have strong retail experience including a background in retail projects such as store openings.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead rollout of our store refresh program and provide hands on support
  • Assist with redevelopment of store layouts and internal branding
  • Assist stores to create a visually appealing retail displays & layouts that maximise sales
  • Manage fittings and fixtures across the network, including development of new displays
  • Drive a culture of consistency & high standards across our network

Our Ideal Candidate:

  • Experienced Retailer or Visual Merchandiser
  • Exceptional time management & organisational skills
  • High level of attention-to-detail with a process-driven mind-set
  • Ability to build genuine relationships and embrace our team and culture with passion and dedication
  • Physical fitness and the ability to lift and move display fixtures safely
  • Be willing and able to travel frequently, including regular overnights
  • Creative, innovative, analytical & consistent

About Us:

NZ Safety Blackwoods is the country’s leading supplier of industrial products, personal protective equipment, packaging and work wear, as well as industry specific training, testing and consulting services.


  • A competitive remuneration package including Company vehicle
  • Great staff discounts on a wide variety of products
  • Free on-site staff parking


This is a great opportunity for the successful applicant to expand their professional skill set in a friendly, tight knit and supportive team environment. Apply now and tell us why it is you that we should be welcoming into our NZ Safety Blackwoods family!

NZ Safety Blackwoods promotes and adheres to the principles and practices of diversity. We are also very proud to be an official partner of the KidsCan raincoat programme