- Organizational Skills
- 3ds Max
GENERAL SUMMARY & SCOPE
The ideal candidate will have a strong background in retail design from either working in house for a national retailer or a retail design firm. They will be a team player and contribute to the overall dynamic of the team. The candidate should possess the ability to adhere the Ulta Beauty design guidelines and standards in the development of new fixture plans along with new fixture design concepts. They should have a strong understanding of the visual merchandising process and how it relates back to the Ulta Beauty store design team. This person should be quick on their feet and easily adapt to the fast-paced nature of working within a retail environment while pushing the limits on great design. The understanding on how fixtures are designed and built to fit into a retail environment is a must.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES (*Essential Functions)
Develop fixture plans for new, relocation and remodel locations adhering to Ulta Beauty design standards.
Work closely with internal and external business partners (real estate, vendors, construction, store set, visual merchandising) from the initial site selection phase through store opening and beyond to ensure a success store rollout.
Develop, designs and create presentations using rendering and 3D CAD software of new store design and fixture concepts.
Ability to brainstorm and think “out of the box” on new fixture and store design concepts while staying on brand and being budget conscious.
Develop architectural and fixture details to support prototype design.
Communicate designs and details with fixture manufacturers, architects and internally within the organization.
Ability to research new products while managing the Interior Design resource library and FF&E vendors.
Assist senior staff in design project management including task prioritization, coordination and workload management.
BA in architecture, interior design or related field.
Must be a team player.
Minimum 5 to 7 years of experience at a full service, high volume architectural firm or retail store design department.
Experience in “high image” retail store development.
Must have high taste level and ability to communicate successfully.
Must have strong organizational skills to meet deadlines and coordination of drawings.
Proficient in AutoCAD, 3dsMax, SketchUp or other Rendering Software.
Expected 40 hour work week. Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Occasional visits to local stores and visits to stores in other markets.