Business Manager and Relief Business Manager

Job No: 123278
Location: Melbourne

  • Unique opportunity for a sales-driven Business Manager and Relief Business Manager at StoreLocal's MASSIVE Thomastown facility!
  • Enjoy a great work/life balance with permanent full-time or part-time hours!
  • Varied, fulfilling, customer-facing work!

About StoreLocal

StoreLocal is an Australian owned and operated company that has set the highest standard in storage. Taking pride in their service, they have solved countless storage problems for people with excess furniture and goods whilst building, renting, moving house or transferring both interstate and overseas.

StoreLocal offers a wide range of temporary and permanent storage solutions for Residential and Business needs. With over twenty years of experience and facilities across five states, StoreLocal remains the best choice for self-storage in Australia.

About the Opportunity

Busier than ever, StoreLocal has two new opportunities for a Business Manager and a Relief Business Manager to join the team at their Thomastown facility in Melbourne.

The Business Manager will be working up to 40 hours a week, whilst the Relief Business Manager will be working up to 6 hours per week, depending on scheduling, with opportunities for additional hours at StoreLocal's Northcote facility.

In both roles the successful applicants will be predominantly focused on sales, in addition to carrying out day-to-day operations, providing customer service, administrative support, facility maintenance and a hands-on approach to working within a small team and covering a diverse range of tasks.

More specifically, the day to day duties will include (but not be limited to):

  • Ensuring customer inquiries are captured and followed up with appropriate and timely action;
  • Engaging customers and driving the conversion of inquiries into sales;
  • Prioritising daily tasks such as incoming phone calls, emails, dealing with customers and deliveries;
  • Actively promoting the sale of services, packaging materials, merchandise and all add on sales;
  • Parking and retrieving caravans and boats for StoreLocal clients;
  • Maintaining customer records, ensuring that all details and charges are recorded accurately and reconciled; and
  • Reporting safety incidents and hazards, and maintaining the cleanliness and presentation of the store.

About You

To be successful, you will have previous experience in a sales role with exceptional communication skills and the ability to grow and cultivate genuine professional relationships with internal and external stakeholders. Operating within a busy, high demand environment you must be capable of learning processes quickly with minimal direct supervision in order to hit the ground running.

You will be energetic, personable, and confident while conversing with customers both interpersonally and over the phone to determine their requirements.

A former submarine construction warehouse, the Thomastown facility is HUGE, as such the strength of your resolve coupled with your ability to manage competing priorities calmly, professionally and efficiently will go a long way to ensuring your success.

Most importantly, your previous sales experience will mean you are acutely aware of situations when there is the opportunity for a sale, asking for the business, and then finalising the deal, with the skills necessary to successfully operate within a market that can sometimes be slow moving and tricky to navigate.

You will be self-motivated, organised, have high attention to detail and take pride in your appearance and that of the workplace.

Please note: A current open drivers license and access to a reliable vehicle is essential.

About the Benefits

For your hard work and dedication, you will receive an attractive hourly rate circa $30.00 (commensurate with skills and experience) plus super, uniform and free onsite parking.

You will be joining a fun and dynamic business who work hard to provide a supportive and encouraging environment for all employees. You will also have access to ongoing training and development as well as opportunities for career progression.

StoreLocal is committed to giving back to the community, and you will benefit from an additional days leave to take part in your choice of community service or event, plus another extra day for your birthday!


If you are driven to achieve results and would like to work in a friendly, dynamic and customer-focused environment - Apply Now!

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