Our client is a prestigious and luxurious retail group and market leader within the industry with significant influence across the luxury market;
currently looking for a Senior Store Design Manager to primarily emphasis on overseeing and managing the store design & strategy team, ensuring the execution of their retail stores design and innovation.
The Person will be responsible for :
Guiding & Motivating project team members, consultants and contractors, influencing them to take positive action and accountability for their assigned workCreative approach to daily duties is adoptedTime efficiency, priorities, quality, consistency, cost control are duly achieved
The person will oversee : Quality control throughout the Store Design life cycleCost analysis management making sure works are competitive, within the market range and ultimately within the overall approved budget.
The person will establish and satisfy : Instructions & Briefings by his / her senior team membersLocal requirements, ongoing local drawing stages & approval as well as monitor the material selection process and suggests / provide alternatives where necessaryTo demonstrate a good understanding of Architecture, Interior and Design trends of the luxury retail industry in Hong Kong and worldwide.
Able to incorporate these ideas into the design process to ensure the group has innovative concepts
The person will handle and manage : The entire design life cycle from conceptualization, construction process and workmanship & quality checking, handover and after care maintenance in accordance with the company's strategic business plan and development.
The project development from beginning to end, including post analytical studies for future improvementsThe whole project plan, timelines, milestones and lead the implementation of it;
Changes in project scope, identify potential crises and define contingency plan
The ideal candidate will satisfy the following :
University (Interior Design & / or Architectural background)
Experience : Luxury, Fashion RetailLuxury, Boutique Hotels & ResortsReal Estate / Architectural firm and Design StudioHigh End Contractor / Millworker / Supplier
Specific competencies : able to work both independently and in team, collaborative spirit is essentialable to cope with shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem solving capabilitiesable to react to project adjustments and alterations promptly and efficientlyable to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high pressure environmentable to foresee circumstances which may threaten the project timetable and budget (personnel problem, rate hikes by suppliers, changes requested by clients, etc)familiar with CAD software
Professional experience : Luxury Retail Design (6-10 years)Interior Design and DecorationArchitecture
Languages skill : English (required)Cantonese (required)Mandarin (required)
Required interpersonal and behavioral competencies : Good presentationExcellent writing and communication skillsEnthusiastic and engagedHigh level of integrity, loyalty and confidentiality