Change and Communications Manager

Last updated 16 days ago
Location:Docklands
Job Type:Full Time

About Kmart Group

The Kmart Group is comprised of Kmart and Target, Catch, ANKO and the Kmart Group Asia sourcing business. It was formed as the Department Stores Division in February 2016 and rebranded to the Kmart Group in November 2018. The division operates 520 stores across Australia and New Zealand and employs more than 44,000 team members.

Culture

You’ll be joining a dynamic team with a fantastic culture where diversity is openly celebrated, and you’ll be challenged and supported to achieve personal and business goals. Expect a work environment that is highly collaborative, fast-paced, inclusive and progressive - with no two days the same! Our values – Think Customer, Take Care, Live Integrity, Grow Together and Reach Higher will resonate with you deeply and you’ll enjoy being part of a growing, iconic Australian business that has a fantastic culture that is non-hierarchical, diverse and inclusive.

What we’re looking for?

Reporting into the National Supply Chain Optimisation Manager, the role of Change and Communications Manager is responsible for applying and embedding a structured change methodology to ensure its adoption in addition to facilitating communication across and within our DC audiences. This 12-month fixed term contract is an integral member of the Supply Chain team and will be specifically responsible for the following:

  • Applying a structured methodology and lead change management activities;
  • Develop a change management plans for relevant initiatives
  • Plan, design and develop communication strategies to support the function and the initiatives;
  • Assess the change impact across the business units and the business as a whole;
  • Stakeholder management.

About You

To meet the challenges of this role, you will have previous experience leading sustainable change, strong stakeholder management and demonstrable experience in managing a portfolio of work from a change perspective. Coupled with this experience, your amazing ability to communicate and support communications to stakeholder audiences and influence in a collaborative and professional manner at all levels, will hold you in good stead for this role.

You will be afforded autonomy and accountability in your role and have access to development opportunities across both Kmart and the Wesfarmers Group, excellent remuneration, inclusion in company bonus scheme & access to Wesfarmers share plan (both for eligible team members), free parking and benefits program including a discount card for Kmart, Coles, Target and Officeworks.

At Kmart Group we aim to ensure our teams reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate.

Candidates interested in this position should apply directly to this advertisement as we are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies.

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