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We have attracted a talented group of people with a richly diverse range of skills and experience who believe that they too can follow their heart, trust their judgment and do it with joy.

If you believe that great design can effect social change and you are excited by the possibilities of following your heart, we would love to hear from you.


Office Assistant

Purpose of this role:

To support the company operations by maintaining office systems and creating a cohesive, energetic work environment.

Outcomes:

  • Maintains a well-oiled, smooth running, functional and fun office environment

  • Maintain the Directors diary accurately

  • Maintain appropriate levels of office supplies, stationery and office equipment including printers and photocopiers and maintenance issues

  • Monitors office and showroom maintenance through coordination of the Building Managers - EK Nominees and Koskela’s Storeman

  • Coordinates functions and team meetings ensuring catering, staff, guests and room hire is booked

  • Assists with any HR, admin and IT requirements necessary in accordance with Koskela procedures

  • Organises and co-ordinates corporate travel and accommodation in accordance with the Koskela budget

  • Is an active member of the social committee team working with our People and Culture Consultant

  • Generally assist with any administrative tasks the team may require.

Competencies:

  • Organisation and planning – ability to organise, plan and schedule and have a passion for administrative tasks; sound knowledge of both Microsoft Excel and Windows is essential

  • Relationship builder – be a people person, develop great relationships internally and externally

  • Efficiency – be able to produce significant output with minimal time

  • Teamwork – collaborative approach to reaching goals

  • Flexibility – ability to juggle competing priorities successfully

  • Initiative – the confidence to use initiative where appropriate and the judgment to know when to seek additional approval

  • Persuasive communication – professional, engaging communication style, both written and verbal

  • Tech savvy – posses a good understanding across a wide variety of computer programs and devices – mainly Apple products.

To apply send your CV and cover letter to careers@koskela.com.au.


General Manager

This is a new role within our business and will see you effectively managing and running the day-to-day operations of the business. With Finance, Retail, Sales and Production reporting into yourself, you will be responsible for strategically delivering on the vision of the organisation and ensuring our growth targets.

What can you expect from Koskela:

  • The opportunity to shape and make this role your own

  • Join a B Corp organisation.

  • Be an integral part of an exciting growing business.

  • An awesome, focused and passionate team

  • Managing a multi-functional company: Commercial, Retail, Design and Delivery

What we expect from you:

  • You will have high levels of integrity, honesty, be hardworking and willing to learn.

  • You will be extremely dependable, fair, honest, and interested in the success of our company.

  • Our perfect GM is someone who can take the ideas of plans of our founders (our vision), break them down into actionable steps, and ensure that they're done efficiently.

  • You will love details, do what you say you’ll do, and you will love creating systems to make our company operate better as a whole, whether you are physically in the building or not.

  • You will utilise strategies based on data-driven decisions and use actionable metrics to effectively evaluate and set goals.

  • Previous experiences where you have taken an organization from its infancy to higher growth

  • You will be passionate about what we stand for as an organisation.

  • You will be an excellent communicator, able to quickly gain the respect of the team, be able to communicate our strategic vision with our managers, and get their buy in.

  • Be able to communicate with our founders with total honesty and transparency.