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Store Manager - Carlton

  • Do you have a passion for premium designer stationery and lifestyle accessories?
  • Do you love original, authentic premium brands?
  • Do you love chasing targets to deliver exceptional sales results with a winning attitude?

Milligram has been loved by our online customers for over 10 years and is one of Australia’s most exciting new stores.

We offer premium stationery & lifestyle products sourced throughout the globe including Moleskine, Lamy, Milligram Studio, Kinto and Rifle Paper Company, to name a few.

As we grow our retail stores, we have an exciting opportunity for a sales-driven and focused Store Manager to develop and lead a high performing team at our Carlton Lygon Court store.

The Role

Reporting to the National Retail Manager you will develop and lead the Carlton team to drives sales performance and results.

To be considered for this exciting opportunity the following skills are required:

  • Previous experience in retail sales with exceptional sales results
  • Previous experience managing a team to achieve store and individual KPI’s
  • Maintaining exceptional store presentation standards, including VM & cleaning standards, with an eye for detail
  • Inspiring, coaching and motivating the team to deliver exceptional results and customer service
  • Rostering for results and management of wages within the budget
  • Stock management and shrinkage control
  • High standards of organisation, training and communication to ensure store teams have a clear understanding of product and business expectations
  • Excellent ability to communicate ideas and suggestions to improve results & ranging

The Successful Applicant

To be successful in this role you will:

  • A strong passion for sales and customer service, with proven results
  • Excellent people and communication skills
  • A positive, flexible, ‘can do’ attitude with high energy and a winning focus
  • Proven ability to motivate & train a team to deliver exceptional sales and other KPI’s
  • A curious mind, always wanting to learn more about our amazing brands and sharing this passion with your team and customers
  • Excellent drive and work ethic
  • Being self-motivated and enjoying working autonomously and leading by example
  • Professional, polished personal presentation to reflect a premium branded environment

Why you will love working with us

  • The chance to drive the success of your store team with an exciting, emerging retailer
  • Fantastic team culture and working environment with passionate, talented and hardworking team members
  • We provide an environment of growth and opportunity for our talented team
  • Generous staff discounts across all our range

To apply:

Please apply with your resume and a cover letter addressing the key criteria and outlining why you think you're a good fit for this role via SEEK.


Visual Merchandiser/Retail Operations Support

  • Share your passion for design and creativity working with exceptional global brands
  • Showcase your eye for visual merchandising
  • Be a super organised support to our stores

At Milligram, we share your passion for design and creativity by bringing you the world’s best tools for living to make the functional exciting. We are an established online, retail and distribution company showcasing exceptional design stationery and lifestyle products sourced from across the globe. With 4 retail stores across Melbourne, we are one of Australia’s most exciting new retailers, with plans to expand our retail presence. We have an exciting opportunity for a talented visual merchandiser and retail operational support person to be part of our growth.

The Role

This is a unique opportunity to apply your visual merchandising expertise across our Milligram retail stores and wholesale business (Telegram Co) on a full-time basis. You will be spending your day working with beautiful stationery and homewares from the best of local and international designer. Your creativity and attention to detail will be key to presenting our brands in a way that connects our customers with our products. You will also provide operational support to the retail stores.

Visual Merchandising

This is a hands-on role that will require you to travel from store to store. In particular, you will primarily be responsible for outstanding visual representation of our products through:

  • Establishing and maintaining installations/displays to best practice standards
  • Managing plans and timelines to ensure displays are in place across multiple stores to support seasonal initiatives and marketing campaigns
  • Contributing to, and maintaining visual merchandising guides to support consistency of presentation
  • Providing training with store team members on product and visual merchandising techniques
  • Supporting general merchandising requirements across the business including our HQ showroom, trade fairs etc.

Retail Operations Support

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Provide day-to-day operational support to stores
  • Coordinate the creation and maintenance of the Retail Operations manual to support consistent processes across stores
  • Supporting the National Retail Manager to deliver projects

The Successful Applicant

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have demonstrated visual merchandising experience in the retail industry in a hands-on capacity. Qualifications/training in visual merchandising will be highly regarded
  • Have experience or confidence in training/coaching teams and working across multiple stakeholders
  • Be a creative and innovative thinker who can bring ideas to life
  • Have passion for design and creativity with interest in our products and brands
  • Have ability to plan and work towards a schedule and meet deadlines
  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills
  • Have exceptional attention to detail
  • Be able to work autonomously (including willingness to travel from store to store) and as part of a team

If this sounds like you, please apply now including your resume and a cover letter.

Why you will love working with us

Whilst we have a ten-year history, we are a growing team and business, so you'll get to make a huge impact on the Company as a whole. We offer a great work environment and our team is filled with talented, hard-working people. As a company we believe in nurturing talent and providing opportunities. In addition, all staff qualify for significant discounts across our range of design stationery and homewares.

Our dog-friendly office is located in Collingwood.

To apply:

Please apply with your resume and a cover letter addressing the key criteria and outlining why you think you're a good fit for this role via SEEK.