Store Design Manager

  • Company: Loro Piana Italy
  • Location: Italy
  • Business group: Fashion & Leather Goods
  • Contract type: Permanent Job
  • Function: Design & Creation
  • Experience required: Minimum 10 years
  • Reference No.: LORP00336
  • Date of publication: 2018.02.27


Together with the WW Store Planning Director is responsible for the Loro Piana store concept and design (in terms of materials research, technical study, value engineering, costs etc.) and its evolution.

It is responsible for the Brand architectural image, to be consistently applied to our Retail Network, Offices and/or any Special Project etc.

·         Support  the WW Store Planning Director in:
-  studying new concepts adaptation for different LP stores
-  developing  a Store Concept that can successfully represent the essence of Loro Piana While ensuring our design is always representing/interpreting the Loro Piana culture of Luxury Craftsmanship

  • Identify and manage external Consultants/Partners and Agencies
  • Analyse and monitor competitors store concepts, trends to propose new idea for Loro Piana
  • Guarantee coherence and consistency of LP stores in terms of design guideline, environmental creation, materials and furniture quality WW
  • Liaising with all the internal stakeholders and external Consultant/Partners support the study of all new concepts desig (i.e.: stores, offices, special projects etc.)
  • Responsible for the coordination of all the impacted internal stakeholders (i.e.: VM, Communication,  and other departments)  on cross-functional projects
  • Responsible for the new concept design implementation and therefore for the feasibility and functionality analysis and for cost controlling and timing
  • Liaising with Internal Stakeholders, develop and maintain processes to ensure effective projects implementation
  • Develop and update of the Store Concept Book
  • Collect and organize information related to the actual network archive (i.e.: Layout & Photo Book, Store database, WW SP Dashboard)
  • On a regularly basis, review, update and share the documents related to the new technical database (i.e.: construction details, materials, etc.)
  • Be in charge for scouting new materials and suppliers in his/her area of responsibility and liaise with the Procurement Team for the assessment and final validation of new suppliers


  • Bachelor in Architecture
  • 8/10 years of experience in Luxury Retail and at least 4/5 years of experience in the role
  • Strong teamwork and collaboration skills
  • Ability to work across the organization
  • Creativity, excellence orientation
  • Flexibility and operational effectiveness
  • Fluent in English
  • Software: Autocad, Microsoft package

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