Sr Designer | Store Planning

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Employer
Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Posted
Jan 25, 2017
Closes
Feb 26, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time
With general direction, assumes responsibility for design, approval, coordination and implementation for all projects assigned. Projects may include concepts, new stores, remodels, special assignments, quality assurance checks, and/or prototype updates.

Use your skills, experience and talents to be a part of groundbreaking thinking and visionary goals.  As a Sr. Designer, you'll take the lead as you…

  • Assume responsibility for design, approval, coordination and implementation for all projects assigned with general direction. Projects may include concepts, new stores, remodels, special assignments, quality assurance checks, and/or prototype updates
  • Design, produce, and document Feasibility, Schematic, and Design Development documents for all projects. Coordinate plans/documents with Target India for in a timely manner. Manage assigned projects from conception through the construction implementation phases.
  • Facilitate the development of project scope, schedule milestones and costs with Construction, Architecture, and other Target Properties team members
  • Adhere to CAD and design standards
  • Create and maintain accurate numerical data on all projects
  • Coordinates, collaborates and maintains strong relationships with partners (architecture, engineering, procurement, operations, construction, merchandising, presentation, marketing and finance) to develop scopes, schedules and cost estimates.
  • Strong understanding of and advocacy for Target Brand and Store Design Aesthetic.  Strong ability to leverage trend information and inspiration to develop clear and compelling direction and designs.
  • General understanding of the business (financial impacts).
  • Create and present projects throughout the project lifecycle to project teams, leadership and/or enterprise partners.  Comprehend the nuances of both what was said and how it was said; synthesizes complex information, communicating the appropriate amount of details.

Requirements

  • 4 Year accredited degree (interior design or architecture)
  • 4-6 Years relevant experience (retail preferred)
  • Excellent communication, presentation, organizational and project management skills
  • Strong analytical skills in relation to programming, space allocation and planning.
  • Manual drawing skills to develop preliminary solutions to design problems, individually or in a team environment.
  • High proficiency in CAD or Microstation and Microsoft Office
  • Ability to work well with others, while thinking strategically and conceptually.
  • Self motivated and high level of accountability to coordinate multiple projects, develop and adhere to schedules, prioritize workload, work in a fast paced, challenging and continually evolving environment.