Project Manager, Wholesale Eu

Ralph Lauren

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Job title

Project Manager, Wholesale Eu, Ralph Lauren

Location

New York, United States

Level

Manager

Function

Wholesale

Posted

Contract

Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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Job Description

The candidate for the position of Project Manager of Store Planning will report to a Director of Wholesale Store Planning. Candidate will be heading part of a team that is responsible for the store design process from design, planning, project management through completion for all wholesale store projects across multiple Ralph Lauren brands. Candidate must be competent in handling and organizing a large volume of projects and interfacing with all levels of management at Ralph Lauren, with wholesale partners, millworkers, general contractors, and vendors and suppliers.

  • Partner with Business/Sales, Merchandising & Retail Teams in development of projects.

  • Work with a team of project managers who are responsible for the day to day management of new store projects as well as renovation projects for RL Wholesale.

  • Oversee/support/Maintain project schedules for multiple project at the same time.

  • Produce schematic design and design development packages for new wholesale stores and renovations.

  • Responsible for project management including; design, construction, millwork shop drawing review, budget and schedule maintenance.

  • Coordinate project’s program requirements with Polo in-house departments: Decorative, Retail Development and Senior Management of the various businesses. * Maintain constant dialogue with vendors, accounts and directors

The Ideal Candidate

  • Degree in Architecture or Interior Design, and 3 - 5 years of experience in retail design or high end/custom residential architecture/interior design.

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD 2007 (or more recent version).

  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, Microsoft Project, and internet.

  • Familiarity beneficial in Adobe applications (Photoshop CS4, Acrobat X Pro) and Autodesk applications (Buzzsaw 2011, Design Review 2011, DWG TrueView 2011).

  • Must have a high level of design skills; ability to sketch and hand draw.

  • Knowledge of millwork standards, details and construction.

  • Analytical skills, attention to detail, ability to manage multiple projects. * Excellent negotiation and communication skills, both written and oralAD1

About Us

Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL) is a global leader in the design, marketing and distribution of premium lifestyle products in four categories: apparel, home, accessories and fragrances. For 50 years, Ralph Lauren's reputation and distinctive image have been consistently developed across an expanding number of products, brands and international markets. The Company's brand names, which include Ralph Lauren Purple Label, Ralph Lauren Collection, Double RL, Polo Ralph Lauren, Polo Ralph Lauren Children’s, Ralph Lauren Home, Lauren Ralph Lauren, RLX, American Living, Chaps and Club Monaco, constitute one of the world's most widely recognized families of consumer brands.