Retail

Fulltime
Print this Job Refer a Friend Apply for this Job!
Job# 5504 BH# 220964
Contact# 5237027

Store Planning and Construction Manager

European Luxury Company seeks a Project Manager, Store Planning and Construction Executive.
 
-Responsibilities:
~Manage architects, contractors, other consultants & retail partners for all Store Planning projects in order to maintain corporate policies & procedures
~Effectively implement and reinforce brand design, construction & maintenance project standards
~Read construction documents to produce take-offs for owner supplied materials and to maintain standard operating procedures & established construction timelines & budgets
~Coordinate and manage all phases of new or temporary store construction and remodels including overseeing of quality control, budget proposals and final account settlements
~Track all project deadlines, budgets, deliverables including owner-supplied items
~Proactively manage changes in project scope and devise contingency plans/options when applicable
 ~Work in conjunction with internal IT, Security and Finance departments for all construction projects
 ~Perform periodic site visits and inspect progress of construction projects
~Ensure completion of punch lists and proper close-out of all projects.
~Support repair and maintenance responsibilities and budgets for existing store network
~Assist in benchmarking local sourced materials, vendors and contractors
~Help build, develop & grow existing and new local suppliers’ network and business relationships
 
Profile:
~Ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of strong retail construction experience in a luxury goods environment.
~Architectural knowledge is a must.
~Prior Project Management experience including budgets & negotiation skills
~Must have excellent computer skills and be proficient in Microsoft Office with experience in AutoCAD, Adobe PhotoShop and Acrobat
~College Degree in related areas is preferred.
~Excellent interpersonal, communication, organization, follow up and problem solving skills are required.
~Creative ability; able to “think out of the box”.