Operations Manager

Location:Cairns
Job Type:Full Time

Leadlease is one of the world's leading property and infrastructure groups. Our vision is to create the best places not just for our clients and communities, but especially for our employees. In Australia, we have owned and managed shopping centres for more than 40 years, where we provide centre management, leasing and other property management services for our portfolio of industry-leading centres.

An exciting opportunity has opened for an experienced Operations Manager to join the team at Cairns Central, to take charge of the Retail operational functions and manage the delivery of the best outcomes for retailers, stakeholders, and the community. Cairns Central is the retail heart of the Far North Queensland and the largest retail centre in the region, boasting the only department store.


Reporting to the Centre Manager, you will be required to take responsibility for the management of day to day operational issues, contractor management and safety and compliance relating to all essential services, in line with operational budgets. A proven ability to drive the presentation and curation of public amenity is a must.

The successful candidate will demonstrate strong facilities management experience in the Retail or Property Operations area. You will have sound and practical understanding of Building Codes, Australian Standards, Essential Services Authority and Statutory requirements, and WHS legislation as they relate to operations. Your proven ability to build strong relationships and your impeccable communications skills will see you succeed in this role.

No matter where your office is, you will be a part of a company that cares about the same things you care about. We've always understood that employee welfare is integral to company performance, which is why we've had frameworks around employee and community wellbeing since 1983. At Lendlease, we invest in you professionally and personally because we want to ensure you perform to your full potential to leave behind positive legacies in years to come.

Inspired to experience and create the best places with us? Apply now and see where this opportunity takes you!