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A luxury retail brand is seeking a Retail Design Concept Architect to join the Paris team on an 18 month contract, with the probability to go permanent for the right person.

Retail Design Concept Architect

For a luxury retail brand in France


Salary Guide: £60,000 – £90,000


A luxury retail brand is seeking a Retail Design Concept Architect to join the Paris team on an 18 month contract, with the probability to go permanent for the right person.

The role would be full-time to work on early stage, amazing design led conceptual permanent and pop up shops across the world. The company has delivered a range of outstanding international and national retail projects from flagship stores to pop up venues.

For this exciting position, the new team member will be:

  • Reporting to the directors to assist on the expansion of stores globally
  • Accountable for meeting deadlines on design and opening of new retail stores, globally, across the full design process – with a flair for concept and designs of creative projects
  • Working within a team on technical packages for high-end retail stores, from 300sqm to 3000sqm
  • Working alongside the Global Director, providing project timelines and attending initial meetings with new clients, providing information and drawings for the presentations
  • To deliver work to the highest level of professional competency and industry standards
  • Building and managing new and existing client relationships and meetings
  • Ensure project work is of a consistently high standard

Skills necessary:

  • At least 5+ years’ professional qualified Architectural experience (ARB / RIBA / DPLG)
  • Technical (detail) knowledge through to the practicalities of the construction stage
  • Must have experience in luxury retail or hospitality projects
  • Languages would be a bonus, but French is not essential
  • Proficient in AutoCAD, Sketch-Up, Adobe Cs and Microsoft Office; also, a bonus with experience in Rhinoceros
  • A good design eye, and well presented portfolio, including hand drawings and good eye for presentations
  • Ability to interface with clients, interpreting their requirements and translating these into the technical aspects of schemes
  • Must have excellent communication skills

About the company:

  • A worldwide presence with an extremely high caliber of clientele, to work on award winning bespoke projects
  • Competitive salary and pension rates, including a generous annual bonus scheme and profit share
  • Vibrant co-working central Paris based studio
  • A brilliant holiday allowance, typically 6 weeks per annum
  • Extremely talented team with a highly creative environment.
  • Opportunity to join a growing standout luxury design label

One last thing…

If you fit the criteria of all skills, characteristics, and software knowledge, for this Retail Design Concept Architect role; please apply below and attach your CV and a portfolio with detailed samples of work related to this role. In addition, if you have a friend or colleague who you know is looking for a similar role; refer them over to us and take great advantage of our referral scheme as mentioned below.

Article25 is our registered charity of choice. Refer someone for this job and we will give them and you £150. Of course, we can also pay the £300 directly to you for you to spend or donate where you would like.

Job # 18066

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