Architect or Interior Designer (m/w/d) international retail projects, 100% Zurich

  • Contract type Temporary Assignment - befristet
  • Place
  • Reference zurich-9977-568117
  • Assignment start date nach Vereinbarung
  • Sector Watch making
  • Publication date 23.03.2023
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We are currently seeking a highly skilled and experienced Retail Project Manager to join our client in the Luxury Watch industry, for a role as a multi-disciplinary architect, interior architect, and designer. As a Retail Project Manager, you will be responsible for managing the construction process, project schedule, cost control, and coordination for new store openings and remodels globally. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of creating next-generation retail environments. Please note, this contract is limited for one year.

Architect or Interior Designer (m/w/d) international retail projects, 100% Zurich

Your assignment

Your responsibilities will include creating layouts and developing the design of new stores and shop-in-shops for one of our key clients globally.
You will lead internal and external project stakeholders, including architects, contractors, suppliers, consultants, and internal teams, to ensure overall project objectives are met.
You will also play a key role in supporting design and procurement in the technical evaluation of new suppliers and products, lead and manage price negotiations, and provide necessary information for calls for tenders.
Additionally, you will be responsible for ensuring architectural, quality, and experiential intent are met at the highest standards.  

Your profile

To qualify for this position, you must have a degree in architecture or a similar field, along with 3-5 years of experience as a project manager and with experience in bidding and negotiation.
You should be highly motivated, capable of working in a self-driven, fast-paced environment, and possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with a strong attention to detail and a holistic view approach.
Having working knowledge of architecture-specific design tools such as Vectorworks / Archicad, Adobe CS, and project management software is mandatory.
Fluency in English with strong written and verbal communication skills is a must, and knowledge of German and/or French is a plus.
Experience in planning and implementing luxury retail boutiques is also an advantage. Join the dynamic team and create visionary projects in an exciting work enviornment.


Luca Reichmann will be happy to provide you with further information about the position. You can reach him at the phone number 058 307 31 84 or by email at [email protected]

About Manpower
Manpower Switzerland offers its customers more than 55 years of experience in the recruitment, selection and placement of permanent and temporary staff, as well as in HR solutions. Its network of 50 branches active in all linguistic regions, 20,000 temporary staff, 1,500 permanent placements and over 5,000 clients – including small, medium and large companies – in all sectors of industry make Manpower one of Switzerland’s leading providers of workforce management solutions.
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Luca Reichmann

Löwengasse 2 / Vorstadt 29

T: +41 58 307 31 81

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