Store Design Manager
The role As the Store Design Manager, you will be the creative inspiration for the premium, luxury retailing environments David Jones aspires to be for its customers. Reporting to the Head of Store Design, you will lead a small yet innovative team, collaborating with Visual Merchandise, Marketing and Merchandise functions to deliver designs dedicated to quality. Partnering closely with Real Estate and Construction teams, you will focus on new store departments and fixture designs that are imaginative in their functionality.
Key responsibilities Develop and curate creative designs for new fit out, refurbishments and store designs Manage a high potential design team to realise the innovative capacity that they possess Work with cross functional teams including store operations to understand creative brief Ensure designs are commercially viable while meeting the high expectations of our customers Understand global design trends ensuring David Jonesâ€™ place as ANZâ€™s premium retail destination Challenge design status quo to inspire true creative retail design thinking The Ideal Candidate will have: Extensive experience in retail store design, ideally locally and internationally Highly innovative and creative design approach Appreciate of luxury retailing with a focus on in-store experiences highly beneficial Appreciation for commercial management within a creative design role Exposure leading teams Ability to collaborate with and influence diverse stakeholder groups Appropriate tertiary qualifications preferred Why work for us? A competitive remuneration package, including incentives Generous discounts across our David Jones, Country Road, POLITIX, Trenery, Witchery and MIMCO products. Excellent career progression including diverse project work and on the job development A genuine, open and high performing culture Involvement in our Corporate Social Responsibility program supporting our community partnerships About Us David Jones and the Country Road Group is Australasiaâ€™s largest department store and fashion retail group comprising of iconic brands such as David Jones, Country Road, POLITIX, Trenery, Witchery and MIMCO. Our Values include being Customer Obsessed, Collaborative, Inspirational, Responsible and Dedicated to Quality.
We are looking for highly motivated and passionate individuals to be part of the Groupâ€™s evolution and support each brand to realise their full potential..