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CAREERS AT FREEDOM KITCHENS

The following are the current job openings available at Freedom Kitchens at the moment:

Software Development Manager

Key Selling Points

·       A great opportunity to work in Somersby on the Central Coast!

·       Freedom Kitchens is proud to be the official Kitchen Supplier for the BLOCK!

·       A fast paced environment in a company that is growing rapidly

Take the next step in your career! Join an established brand on a trajectory of exciting growth. A great team! Be part of this amazing journey!

Freedom Kitchens is a progressive business, where new ideas and initiatives are encouraged to be shared. As an established leader in the kitchen industry due to our superior quality of products and services, we offer detailed flexible design solutions coupled with our industry reputation in relation to Australian standards and excellence.

We are seeking an experienced Software Development Manager to take a hands on approach and lead our IS Software Development Team. This is a great opportunity to take our legacy bespoke systems to their next iteration, delivering against a varied and exciting roadmap for CRM, ERP and Manufacturing. You will be responsible for a team of passionate and skilled Software Development and Business Systems Analyst resources, with a minimum of 5 years experience managing development teams. You will have extensive experience in platform architecture, delivering software solutions to solve complex business scenarios and managing multiple projects simultaneously. You are responsible for driving the relative IT processes in the department, ensuring Kitchen Groups Intellectual Property is protected and in a known state.

A fast paced environment in a company that is growing rapidly, a rare opportunity to be involved in shaping the future. Work on the beautiful Central Coast, just off the M1 at Somersby, a great chance to work closer to home or commute against the traffic.

Key Responsibilities:

·       Provides leadership, technical mentoring and staff development

·       Sets and manages team KPI’s

·       Manages the execution of the Information Systems project portfolio

·       Partners with the business in understanding requirements and translating to systems solutions

·       Aligns architecture, design and implementation of software systems using relevant tools, based on requirements and company standards.

·       Plans and prioritises task execution for the team

·       Manages the Agile process

·       Ensures the information systems environment are in a known state, solutions are documented and that the intellectual property of Kitchen Group is protected

·       Owns the change and release management process for Kitchen Group’s information systems

·       Ensure lights on support is executed in line with service level objectives

·       Monitor operational efficiency of systems, and ensure efficiency is maintained

·       Sets and enforces code standards and architectural principles for Kitchen Group information systems through peer review

·       Drive platform maturity through problem management, seeking customer feedback and staying abreast of emerging technologies

·       Maintains all aspects of platform technologies are within support from suppliers and align to current industry best practices

·       Liaise with Head of IT on current issues, progress, and priorities.

About you:

·       +5 years managing development teams

·       +8 years in platform architecture roles

·        Extensive C# experience

·       SOA / Multi-tier experience

·       Software design experience

·       SQL experience

·       Database design experience

·       HTML / JavaScript / ASP.NET / ASP.NET MVC / XML / JSON

·       Experience with commercial ERP/CRM platforms

·       Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or similar

·       Background in manufacturing industry strongly preferred

·       Ability to analyse, troubleshooting complex systems, self-organise and self-start

·       Ability to manage team members

·       Able to adapt to change and implement change management

·       Excellent communication skills, able to communicate at all levels

·       Strong multi-tasking, able to manage workload based on priority

·       Highly detailed and analytical

·       Keen to learn all aspects of our business

·       Focused and driven, exceptionally hard working

·       Empathetic

What we offer:

·       A fun and exciting company culture

·       Ongoing training and career development

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, we would love to hear from you! Please send your resume to jobs@freedomkitchens.com.au

By applying for roles with us you will be consenting to complete relevant background checks and you have the appropriate working rights in Australia.

SPECIAL PROJECTS CO-ORDINATOR

  • Join this dynamic business in growth!
  • Freedom Kitchens is proud to be the official Kitchen Supplier for The Block!
  • We offer a competitive Salary and Car Allowance.

Freedom Kitchens is a progressive business, where new ideas and initiatives are encouraged to be shared. As an established leader in the kitchen industry due to our superior quality of products and services, we offer detailed flexible design solutions coupled with our industry reputation in relation to Australian standards and excellence.

About the role:

An incredible opportunity has become available for a highly skilled Special Projects Co-Ordinator to join our team, based in our Head Office located in Chatswood. Reporting to the Special Projects Operations Manager, this opportunity is suited to an experienced co-ordinator with a trade background coupled with the ability to complete projects from inception to completion.

Key responsibilities:

  • Working closely with the Special Projects team
  • Co-ordination and supervision of contractors and suppliers
  • Collaborating with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Ensuring all WPH&S requirements are met
  • Assistance in the planning of projects and timelines
  • Manage progress of work in accordance with project  schedule
  • Measuring sites and reporting accurately
  • Installation and assistance on site

About You

  • Kitchen Design and Installation/ Joinery experience
  • Prior project management experience
  • Understanding of the planning and scheduling process
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Excellent  written/verbal communication
  • Extensive interstate travel will be required
  • Drivers Licence and own vehicle is essential

What we offer:

  • A dynamic and exciting company culture
  • A competitive Salary and Car allowance
  • Ongoing training and career development

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, we would love to hear from you! Please send your resume to jobs@freedomkitchens.com.au

By applying for roles with us you will be consenting to complete relevant background checks and you have the appropriate working rights in Australia.

 

KITCHEN SALES DESIGNER

  • Trusted Australian Brand – Official Kitchen Supplier for The Block!
  • Excellent Contract Opportunity!
  • Full Training Provided

Are you motivated, creative & pride yourself on outstanding service with a passion for sales?  Be part of the team who design kitchens for The Block!

The Opportunity

Freedom Kitchens has established its position as the leader in the kitchen industry, resulting in its industry reputation for Australian standards and excellence. This is driven by the superior quality of products, exceptional service and flexible design solutions for today’s lifestyle needs.

The Successful Contractor will be required to:

  • To attend confirmed design and sales appointments in client’s home or showroom.
  • Measure and design kitchen plans in consultation with client, meeting budget, design and service expectations.
  • Build and maintain relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.
  • To be driven and determined to exceed sales targets and benchmarks.

You will be able to demonstrate:

  • Polished professional communication and presentation.
  • An eye for detail with a commitment to producing high standards of work.
  • A creative flair, outstanding communication skills and an entrepreneurial spirit.
  • Computer literate
  • Full training and ongoing support is provided.

As a contractor you will be required to apply and/or provide evidence of your ABN, relevant business insurances, driver’s licence and own transportation.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, we would love to hear from you! Please send your resume to jobs@freedomkitchens.com.au

By applying for roles with us, you are consenting to complete relevant background checks and that you have the appropriate working rights to be contracted in Australia

 

 

SALES TEAM LEADER – NSW

  • Join this fun dynamic business in growth!
  • Freedom Kitchens is proud to be the official Kitchen Supplier for the BLOCK!
  • Exciting ongoing incentives based on performance!

Take the next step in your career! Join an established brand on a trajectory of exciting growth. A High energy team! Be part of this amazing journey!

Freedom Kitchens is a progressive business, where new ideas and initiatives are encouraged to be shared. As an established leader in the kitchen industry due to our superior quality of products and services, we offer detailed flexible design solutions coupled with our industry reputation in relation to Australian standards and excellence.

About the role:

An incredible opportunity has become available for a Sales Team Leader to join our team, based in our Head Office located in Chatswood. Reporting to the State Manager, this opportunity is suited to an enthusiastic sales professional, where you are ready to take the next step in your career. You will be driven by your passion to exceed business excellence while, driving superior customer service through your team.

Key responsibilities:

  • Working collaboratively within a driven passionate team.
  • Developing a strong dynamic team of designers
  • Focus on creating and developing strong sales opportunities.
  • Driving marketing campaigns and promotional initiatives.
  • Reporting on your outstanding sales results
  • Coaching, development and encouragement of your team.

About you:

  • A true passion for exceptional customer service/experience.
  • Ability to manage a high energy team while sustaining optimum engagement.
  • Strong time management skills with the ability to remain calm under pressure.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Kitchen industry, direct sales and/or CAD skills well regarded

What we offer:

  • A fun and exciting company culture
  • Chill out and recreational area
  • A competitive Salary
  • Commission based on performance KPI’s
  • Ongoing training and career development

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, we would love to hear from you! Please send your resume to jobs@freedomkitchens.com.au

By applying for roles with us you will be consenting to complete relevant background checks and you have the appropriate working rights in Australia.

 

KITCHEN SHOWROOM CONSULTANT – NSW

  • Join this dynamic business in growth
  • Freedom Kitchens is proud to be the official Kitchen Supplier for The Block!
  • Be rewarded for your effort. Incentives apply

Are you passionate about renovation? Are you creative? Can you sell the dream? Utilise your creative flair & join this established brand.

Freedom Kitchens are searching for consultants across Sydney. This role is an integral part of the journey for our customer, where your exceptional customer relations skills will be imperative. This is an exciting time to join this established brand!

About the role:

  • Exceptional Customer service skills
  • To have the ability to develop and maintain relationships, with a focus on the customers vision.
  • Flexibility a MUST, with the ability to work across a 7 day roster.
  • Be proud to maintain your showroom professionally at all times.

About you:

  • A customer-centric approach
  • Professional presentation and manner
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Active Listening skills

If you are passionate about exceptional customer service, we would love to hear from you! Please send your resume to jobs@freedomkitchens.com.au

By applying for roles with us you will be consenting to complete relevant background checks and you have the appropriate working rights in Australia.