AesopEmployer: Los Angeles, CA, USLocation: Wed, Aug 27 '14Posted on:
Reporting to the Director of Store Development & Construction, the Construction Project Coordinator will facilitate construction projects from construction commencement to project completion for retail doors and counters on the American West Coast. This role will coordinate American West Coast store and office maintenance and improvements. Additionally, this role will assist in the development and improvement of retail planning and development strategy, systems and processes. The role will ensure that Aesop’s design philosophy is paramount, whilst maintaining sensitivity to project budgets, timelines and operational needs. Based in L.A., the role will require travel approximately 40% of the time.
Bachelor degree in architecture or construction management, or equivalent experience
Knowledge of construction software (e.g. AutoCAD 2007 (or more recent), Microsoft Office Suite + Microsoft Project, Rhino 3D, Sketchup 3D)
2 or more years of project coordination in the US retail environment
High attention to detail and understanding of Aesop’s design aesthetics
Analytical with a proven ability to proactively present and escalate ideas, suggestions and problems
Self-disciplined, organized and able to effectively coordinate and collaborate with contractors and vendors
Strong written, graphic and verbal communication skills
Spanish skills desirable
We require all applicants to send a resume with a cover letter addressing the role responsibilities as outlined. We also ask that you answer the following questions in your cover letter:
Why is Aesop a brand for which you would be proud to work?
How do your interests align with Aesop?
When has your energy and enthusiasm paid off professionally?