New R&J Batteries Admin Centre in Ballarat The R&J Batteries administration team are moving next door to a brand new, purpose-built administration centre. R&J Batteries are one of Australasia’s fastest growing battery companies and over the years our administration team have steadily outgrown our Head Office in Ballarat. With over 15 staff working in our Head Office team it was time to look beyond the offices above the Ballarat Store. The new Administration Centre has been custom built right beside the Ballarat store. The building will feature a reception, on-site parking, a large boardroom, workstations and plenty of office space. It was also constructed with staff health and well-being in mind with disability access, fully operational kitchen and a staff gym. Finance, Marketing and Administration will all move to the new centre, as well as some members of HR and Operations. Our staff have been very patient with the limitations of the current offices and are looking forward to shifting into the bigger, more modern complex. “We have been looking for a bigger home for our Head Office team for a while now. Having the property next door become available was a fantastic opportunity for us to custom build a facility to suit our needs, with easy access to the Ballarat store. This new centre will provide a great working environment for our employees while also allowing us to give even better service to our customers.” – Ray Robson, Managing Director Our customers across [...]
10 February, 2020
5 September, 2019
R&J Batteries Win 2019 Federation Business School Business of the Year Recognised for our Hard Work and Outstanding Customer Service We did it and we couldn’t be prouder of our achievement! We were hopeful of winning the Ballarat Community Health Customer Service Award but to also take out the Federation Business School Business of the Year Award is truly amazing. “It is a massive honour to accept the Business of the Year award on behalf of R&J Batteries. The origins of our story typify the hard work that the founders and our team do. It is what makes this family owned business a success. It is a wonderful feeling. It is affirmation of the hard work that Ray Robson, our founder and Managing Director does and that we are doing ok and will continue to do so. Winning Business of the Year gives us a lot of pride. We will celebrate it. It’s a morale booster for everyone.” – Stuart Hamilton. Both the Ballarat Community Health Customer Service Award and the Federation Business School Business of the Year Award are wonderful recognition of the hard work and outstanding Customer Service the Ballarat team give each and every day; well done Ash and the team! Achievements and recognition like this don’t happen overnight, it takes a continual focus on delivering the best possible service and making sure we do everything to the best of our abilities. Our Ballarat store is our founding location and for almost 25 years the Ballarat [...]
24 July, 2019
R&J Batteries 2019 Federation Business School Commerce Ballarat Business Excellence Awards Finalist We are thrilled to announce that our founding Ballarat store has been selected as a finalist of the 2019 Federation Business School Commerce Ballarat Business Excellence Awards. Recognised for our steadfast commitment to truly excellent customer service, in the Ballarat Community Health Customer Service Award. “I was humbled to be able to accept this finalist certificate on behalf of R&J Batteries. We have a team of dedicated, loyal and service orientated staff that have earned this recognition for all their hard work. The Ballarat store represents the roots of R&J Batteries and we’re proud to be recognised for providing exceptional customer service, as it is one of our founding principles.” – General Manager, Stuart Hamilton. With the support of the entire R&J Batteries family, we celebrate the success of our committed and dedicated Ballarat team. With 12 expert team members servicing the needs of the greater Ballarat community, our Ballarat site is also the home of our 15 strong head office team including our operations, marketing, admin and finance departments all servicing our entire Australian and New Zealand networks. Judging for this prestigious local award takes place throughout July and August with winners announced at the Gala Presentation Dinner on the 29th August. We look forward to the announcement and are hopeful that we are among those that are successful.