In accordance with the Global Brand architectural concepts, creative strategies and guidelines, designs, adapts, develops, renders, details and specifies retail design regional projects in free-
standing stores, department stores and perfumeries.
Collaborates with internal (Local affiliates, Regional Brand team, Visual Merchandising, Indirect Procurement, Education.
Is responsible for all aspects of projects including zoning, prelim pack, presentation, final pack, technical specification drawings review, and when necessary supervision of installation on site.
Store Design Responsibilities
Be a dedicated Brand Ambassador and protect Brand Equity
Apply & Adapt Global Store Design & VM Concepts guidelines to regional projects & constraints within timing and quality
Drive innovation at store level, Build in store brand consistency worldwide
Produces concept sketches, presentation drawings, technical drawings, specification and artwork layouts as required to communicate design intent.
These materials are used for internal approval, external retailer approval and for project implementation by other Estee Lauder teams or outside contractors.
Draft 2D and 3D plans (Strong ability in 2D and 3D software mastering sktechup for internal use is sufficient)
Coordinate external / internal project validation
Establish or reviews complete Construction Drawings Set
Participate in Technical Guidelines development and quality control of execution details
Control project installation budget and schedule
Analyze and report market needs and specificities to support optimization of Architectural (Store Concept) Guidelines
Identify and suggest areas of improvements to increase visibility and brand presence at POS.
Generate competitive intelligence à Ensure up-to-date analysis of competition as well as current and upcoming fashion trends across the Market
Communication and Organization
Maintain constant contact with Global & Affiliates, SD & VM teams, Engineering, IP Department and Process & Development Department
In particular, collaborates with VM team to assure successful integration of VM needs in navigation, display and collateral elements
Ensure Constant optimization of work tools, processes and communication
Establish a list of preferred and reliable freelance consultants to unsure workload smoothness
Comprehensive knowledge of store design, store planning and construction methods
Creative skills & Work experience at a Store Design field
Experience in Visual Merchandising a plus (permanent , launch and event merchandising elements)
Written and oral communication skills
Knowledge of the regional and local Points of Sales specificities (FSS, Department stores, Perfumeries)
Creativity and open-mindedness to Contemporary Art world, knowledge of architect profession, strong willingness to discover novelties, acute artistic erudition
Proactive, organized and detail oriented
Collaborative, Positive, enthusiastic
Ability to work in fast-paced environment under tight deadlines, handle multiple tasks and varied personalities and cultures
Decision-making and Self-reliance
PC / MAC software : AutoCAD or Vector Works basic 3D rendering skills (sketchup photoshop) - Adobe Creative suite a plus -
Job : Creative / Design
Primary Location : Europe, Middle East, Africa-FR-J-Paris
Travel : No