Business Manager - Direct to Consumer Textile Recycling - Melbourne

Updated: Aug 4

The dream role for any sustainability aficionado's - based in Melbourne's South East this is YOUR chance to join a business that truly embodies innovation and action in textile recycling.

Who are we? The world’s first direct to consumer textile recycling company – this pioneering fashion brand is on a mission to generate a radical intervention in the fast fashion industry - to reduce waste in landfill and increase the life cycle of textiles.

Since the launch of their game changing initiative, they have already reversed their impact on landfill.

But they can’t do it alone – we are now looking to add to their team with a Business Manager.

What’s the role?

In this newly created role, your role will enjoy breadth and diversity, work across key projects simultaneously and take the lead in administration and metric reporting for the business. You will work directly with the founders and can have a big impact in a small team and start-up environment.

We are looking for someone who thrives in an innovative environment, is happiest working on multiple projects, and can bring their extraordinary organisation skills to the role. Supporting the CEO on ad-hoc project work, your role will mainly be focused around the day to day administration of this business as they move through some time critical, and brand changing initiatives. We need someone who has previously worked in a small environment and has proven experience of implementing processes including reporting around key business metrics.

· Project management - accountability and progress tracking

· Office Administration

· Weekly Reporting on revenue, WIP update on projects, and key reporting metrics

· Maintenance of database and systems – ensuring accurate data integrity

· Financial reporting

· Ad-hoc duties

A little about you:

This is a hands-on role suited to someone who has a strong Administrative background and experience with Xero ideally. We are flexible with the industry and background of this candidate – but a real interest in sustainability would of course be a big plus!

In addition:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Well-developed organisational and time management skills

  • Good numerical and analytical skills

  • Clear verbal and written communication style

  • Proficiency with Xero accounting software would be great but not essential

  • Productivity software including Asana, Monday or Trello (or similar)

  • Work within an environment with conflicting priorities, and adapt working style to meet changing needs

  • Effective management of internal and external relationships and ability to work in a team environment

  • Previous experience creating and implementing reporting on business metrics

  • Enjoy being hands on, reactive and tactical in solving problems.

This role will be a remote role for the foreseeable future and then based in the Mordialloc office, and we are open to part time employees and full time!

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