Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE : RL) is a global leader in the design, marketing and distribution of premium lifestyle products in five categories : apparel, accessories, home, fragrances, and hospitality.
For more than 50 years, Ralph Lauren's reputation and distinctive image have been consistently developed across an expanding number of products, brands and international markets.
The Company's brand names, which include Ralph Lauren, Ralph Lauren Collection, Ralph Lauren Purple Label, Polo Ralph Lauren, Double RL, Lauren Ralph Lauren, Polo Ralph Lauren Children, Chaps, and Club Monaco, among others, constitute one of the world's most widely recognized families of consumer brands.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Jointly responsible for the Creative Direction and Planning for all channels of business (FS / Pop Up / Outpost / Showroom)
Show initiative and actively contribute to all stages of the creative design process for all window installations, pop up and outpost requirements
Produce relevant sketches and drawings to effectively communicate ideas, including, but not limited to concept sketches, moodboards, design development drawings and construction drawings (Skilled use of AutoCAD is a must)
Work together with contractors to resolve design details for final design and produce detail drawings and provide input where necessary.
Monitor creative production of window sets / props / pop up and outpost construction and ensure quality and specifications are met
Assist with sourcing, buying and / or producing relevant props
Assist team with any other creative design work when required
Execute window installations for stores including but not limited to construction of window sets / interior setups, on-site prop handling and prop placement
In keeping with visual calendar, prepare for next installation or floor change
For each installation, responsible for procuring / compiling creative and aesthetic elements for floor, including : any decorative prop elements, furniture, fabric, etc.
Execute interim display strategies for critical vacancies (outposts, pop ups, provide creative input and assistance with marketing events)
Partner with store management and Visual Merchandising
Hire and manage freelance consultants during installations and changeovers as necessary
Experience, Skills & Knowledge
Degree holder in Interior Design, Architecture or equivalent
Minimum 2 years Visual Merchandising and / or Visual Presentation / Display / Fine Art / Fashion styling experience, preferably throughout Asia Pacific
Demonstrated ability to balance maintenance and installations on a rolling calendar.
Ability to conduct installations outside of standard working hours and with international vendors at various locations
Project Management / Organization skills : proven ability to prioritize, work to a punchlist, and hit aggressive deadlines with minimal direction
Communication skills : ability to communicate effectively both in writing and in verbal conversation with peers, supervisors and direct reports
Computer proficiency with strong skills in design software such as AutoCAD, Photoshop, Illustrator, MS Word & Excel.
Proven ability to understand RL aesthetic
English and Cantonese is a must (Mandarin beneficial)
Please provide portfolio of works
Creative Coordinator (CAD Designer)