Senior / Brand Project Manager, Store Planning - DFS9112646 in Hong Kong at DFS

Date Posted: 7/8/2019

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Job Description

The Brand Project Manager’s primary responsibility will be to manage the process of coordinating design development for branded boutique and personalization projects at all DFS locations, from issue of design criteria packages through design approval, in support of merchandising initiatives for designated merchandising categories. The Brand Project Manager will be the main point of contact with assigned brand partners and DFS merchants. They will be responsible for overseeing a specific DFS category of business (Beauty) supporting all aspects of the store development process.

Key Responsibilities:

• Report to the VP, Brand Store Planning
• Support team with with on-going strategic initiatives
• Support all store planning needs of the DFS merchant team (based on category assigned)
• Assist with the coordination and issue of vendor criteria packages
• Liaise with DFS departments, divisions, and external contacts
• Establish positive rapport with vendors and external consultants
• Coordinate project status report for department
• Maintain and update store block plan and photo archive

Key Requirements:

• Bachelors Degree in Architecture or Interior Design or related field
• Minimum 2-3 years Project Management experience required
• Proficiency with computer programs (Word, Excel, Outlook and Adobe Acrobat)
• Working knowledge in AutoCAD, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop
• Knowledge of retail design, store fixtures and vendor coordination a plus
• Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects in a fast-paced environment
• Highly organized with strong attention to detail and the ability to prioritize and multi-task.
• Excellent oral communication skills; good written communication skills; interpersonal and followup skills.
• Willingness to work in a Corporate environment.
• Able to adapt to changing priorities and work on multiple projects.
• Able to hold sensitive and confidential materials in strict confidence