The Estee Lauder Companies Senior Store Designer (Bobbi Brown/La Mer/Jo Malone London) - Asia Pacific Design Centre in Singapore

Senior Store Designer (Bobbi Brown/La Mer/Jo Malone London) - Asia Pacific Design Centre

Brand: Estée Lauder Companies Corporate Departments

Description

PRIMARY FUNCTION

Responsible for interpreting Global designs, preparing construction documentation, detailing and regional roll-out of Bobbi Brown/ La Mer / Jo Malone London, at point of sale for Asia/Pacific domestic retail distributions. Assists Manager and Directors to ensure consistency and quality across all APAC executions.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide design solutions, technical drawings and specifications for Bobbi Brown/ La Mer / Jo Malone London distributions in Asia Pacific region.

  • Facilitate the construction process with shopfitters, internal and key stakeholders.

  • Review shopfitters’ shop drawings and progress developments.

  • Educate new and existing shopfitters, update them on new techniques, details and directions for store design.

  • Develop “Punch List” (list of deficiencies) for each installation to ensure compliance with global standards and resolve sub-standard construction in order to maintain a high level of quality.

  • File and keep clear, understandable records of all stores for future reference. Manage design workflow and status.

  • Assist Manager and Director in creating studio/design standards and guidelines for the team and Region.

  • Provide guidance to junior, interns and new joins partners in the region on detailing and methods of construction.

  • Interact with Indirect Procurement on cost optimization and price templates. Investigates, evaluates and qualifies new shopfitters for future markets and projects as needed.

  • Consults with local Brand Managers and local team/design centers to analyze traffic flow to guarantee customer interaction; analyzes architectural features that may enhance or distract from location; inspects sites to ensure cohesive design and speeds approval process.

  • Document and facilitates communications with Global/Regional design groups on store appearance; informs all parties involved of any updates and / or revisions to standard details.

Qualifications

REQUIREMENTS

  • College/University graduate in Architecture and/or Design preferred or creative with formal training in architecture and/or interior design & detailing.

  • Experienced on CAD/CAM software (preferably Macintosh VectorWorks). Able to design & detail scaled working construction drawings. Adaptable to new computer technology.

  • Minimum of four (4) years experience in construction documentation (Architectural & Detailing).

  • Shows good understanding of :

  • material, colour, light, texture, and finish.

  • retail environment design requirements including traffic flow, human scale, and branding.

  • interior construction detailing.

  • Demonstrates good time management skills.

  • Able to communicate effectively with all levels both verbally and through drawings.

  • Experienced in graphics, layouts and interior signage.

  • Works well with other designers, across functions and all levels.

  • Presents him/herself in a professional manner; has an understanding of appropriate image and conduct.

  • Excellent verbal and written English skills, fluency in one other regional language is an added advantage.

Job: Creative / Design

Primary Location: Asia Pacific-Singapore

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1st (Day) Shift

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

Job Number: 174705