fbpx
We rely on advertising revenue to support the creative content on our site. Please consider whitelisting our site in your settings, or pausing your adblocker while stopping by.

Get the Magazine

Please note that this has expired and is for reference only. See our active listings for more jobs.

Mejuri is seeking a Store Design Manager to join their team in New York City to support the creative development, oversight, and technical execution of their retail store design. Projects have the potential to range from small and retail needs, to large (store design) and activations and workplace design. You will work independently and cross functionally with leasing, experiential designers, architects, construction & facilities managers, merchandising and retail operations departments to ensure our store aesthetic reflect our brand ethos and our store design supports day to day operations.

Store Design Manager Duties

  • Support the ongoing development of the retail store design, with a focus on execution; ensuring the aesthetic & functionality of the retail store reflects our brand and enables store teams to maximize revenue. This includes store layout, fixture design, finish selection etc.
  • Effectively collaborate with key functions of the business to gather feedback to drive continuous improvement within store design
  • Collaborate with construction team to ensure spaces are designed economically
  • Partner with selected architects and designers to ensure design standards are met.
  • Review drawing sets for each location (demolition plan, floor plan, interior & exterior elevations, paint and wall schedules etc)
  • Source and select materials specs
  • Lead design review meetings to ensure stakeholder alignment and to achieve ongoing improvement and redevelopment of our store design.
  • Act as the primary contact between architect & construction team members/contractors.
  • Support a broad project scope including new, expansion, relocation, renovation, closure and pop up spaces.
  • Manage multiple projects ensuring all deliverables are achieved on time & on budget. This role will oversee up to 15 stores/year.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Continuously seek to develop repeatable & scalable tools and processes to support rapid growth and international expansion
  • Accountable to achieving the budget provided by Expansion Manager and drive cost savings through smart design
  • Perform site visits as required.
  • Creative oversight and management of creative elements including graphics, florals, and creative elements within the store.
  • Partnership with VM and design partner to store elements as needed
  • Up to 25% of time spent on non-retail store openings, including visual merchandising product display form design, creative campaign brainstorm and design integration at retail, window display design, activations, events, workplace design, and other design needs.

Skills

  • Demonstrated experience in retail design and architecture
  • 2+ years operating as Project Manager
  • Design and manage millwork design and shop drawings.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design or Architecture or related field
  • Proficient in SketchUp, AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite
  • Strong Portfolio
  • Strong verbal communication skills & graphic presentation skills
  • Ability to multi task across various projects
  • Excellent knowledge of the retail industry across North America and internationally.
  • Is creative and stays ahead of design trends.
  • An entrepreneurial spirit who thinks outside the box
  • Proven experience delivering large scale projects on time & budget.
  • Detail-oriented and capable of managing projects with excellent follow through and accuracy
Apply Here
We rely on advertising revenue to support the creative content on our site. Please consider whitelisting our site in your settings, or pausing your adblocker while stopping by.
See more in Jobs