Sr. Specialist, Store Development & Operation, Retail

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization
Manage the fixtures for both own retail and wholesale stores to ensure all global and fit-out guidelines are followed, and maintain a high-quality store environment

Key Responsibilities

  • Produce schematic drawings, fixture list and construction drawings for store role out.
  • Align with APAC CE & HUB team on new concept development and key stores. 
  • Consistently update fixture list aligned with APAC and local vm/ocm team.
  • Manage to organize relevant training / workshops and design approval process and aligned with APAC guideline.
  • Organize training/workshop with local vendors to ensure store roll out for per required adidas guideline.
  • Manage Design Approval Process : from Local Stake Holder to APAC CE, from market division head to market GM and to APAC SMT.
  • Get Approval For all contract(Interior, Signage, Lighting etc) before store construction takes place(Ariba) and settle payment once construction is done.
  • Propose layout and other local design element to improve store circumstance according to Global guideline.
  • Conduct site survey and evaluate if architectural condition meets adidas standard.
  • Manage construction schedule, cost, quality and appropriate business measurements to agreed guidelines. 
  • Building work process and constructions by adopting global & regional guidelines and specifications.
  • Inspect and review projects to monitor compliance with safety codes, and other adidas H&S guideline.
  • Review architectural structure & submit to relavent organization for permits.
  • Attend design briefing by landlord /department store and other required technical meetings. 
  • Store visit to check quality assurance of construction based on budget & expenses.
  • Search new equipments(HVAC, Refrigerants etc) to maintain top energy efficiency class. 
  • Develop store environment in Eco-efficiency standards & governance(e.g. 100% LED, LEED certificate etc)
  • Search for healthy material, new technology to meet brand quality : sustainability, eco friendly and digital.
  • Maintain the best store environment & fixture quality.
  • Report Energy Data & Eco Score card for all Retail store opening.(to Property Strategy & Portfolio Team, Global)
  • Execution and Track M&R (Maintain and Repair) program with general contractors 


Key Relationships
Retail and Sales dept /Central Procurement/VM dept /Trade Marketing dept/ Interior contractor/ Local architect


Knowledge Skills and Abilities

  • Experience or knowledge in interior design
  • Fluent in English and Korean
  • Strong negotiation skills to have the best store design and cost efficency
  • Structured, organized and process orientated
  • Strong retail design experience in a recognised top tier interior company is preferred
  • Over 5 years’ experience in interior design and construction management
  • Over 5 years’ experience in real estate property management


Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Architecture or Interior Design or  Art Associate Degree
  • High proficiency of MS office (Outlook / Word / Excel / PowerPoint) 
  • AutoCAD / Adobe Photoshop / Adobe Illustrator

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Job Title:  Sr. Specialist, Store Development & Operation, Retail

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Seoul
TEAM:  Retail (Back Office)
State:  11
Country/Region:  KR
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  300661
Date:  Feb 16, 2021