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Brand & Store Design Manager - London (Head Office +Travel)

Job Title: Brand & Store Design Manager - London (Head Office +Travel)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93645
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 23, 2013 19:38

Job Description

A unique and exciting opportunity has arisen within one of UK’s largest retailers. My client is now looking for a Design & Brand Manager for their retail estate to plan and implement design & store format ideas. The role will cover all aspects of the stores within fixture, fitting, signage, managing site surveys and Project managing any new marketing & branding and be able to lead different teams accordingly. The role is head office based with travel to stores also. You will take over the following responsibilities: * Manage within budget and timescales. * Ensuring that brand standards are applied into the store plans to deliver an engaging and easy to shop stores for their customers. * Ensure the timely delivery of brand documents and standards from partner design/brand agencies & signing off branding proposals. * Manage the delivery of site surveys and produce reports on time, quantity and budget for each project. * Review the implementation of all brand applications and provide feedback and recommendations for improvements. * Interaction with Key stakeholder with credibility and presence – this includes all levels of management, contractors, 3rd parties and teams. The ideal candidate for this role will have the following qualifications: * Experience in Brand Marketing & Design Management within retail store formats. * Experience in store planning & Project Management in essential. * Background in Architecture would be advantageous. * Strong project and people management experience. * Strong commercial acumen. * Client (past or present) rather than Freelance /contract experience is desirable but not essential. * Excellent communication skills. * Flexible in approach - Head Office 2/3 days and visits in stores. For this crucial post, the rewards are reflective of a blue-chip business, but also an opportunity to further develop and have a large influence in this organisation and the chance to work towards lucrative bonuses for completions of projects. If you think that you are qualified for this position from reading the above, please send us your CV today quoting the reference Q93645 . We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.