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Lead Designer - Store Design

Apply Now Job ID: R0000068393 schedule: Full time Location: 33 South 6th Street, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55402-3601;

About us:

Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America’s leading retailers. Target’s distinctive brand love is infused throughout its many physical locations .

A role in Store Design means the opportunity to apply your innovative and sustainable design and technical expertise. Your work will ultimately help define the physical experience. The interactions and connectivity between the physical, digital and human elements Target develops for our guest, will evolve the brand image in store and ultimately support Target’s business strategies. You’ll interpret program and scope details to integrate them with interior and exterior site design and aesthetic for new stores, remodels and innovation projects.

As a Lead Designer, we are looking for a self-motivated and team orientated individual who is looking to work and lead in a challenging, ever-evolving and fast paced environment. In this role you will help drive, develop and coordinate design across multiple programs, develop and adhere to schedules, and prioritize workload. An excellent ability to synthesize complex information, a strong knowledge of design, competitive insights and design trends, be able to lead and present design concepts as well as think strategically in 2D and 3D.

In this role you will lead in the coordination and development of area specific or total store designs, tools and/or criteria (e.g. Prototype) to ensure efficient and successful deployment of new stores, remodels, and special projects. Lead partners in cross functional work streams (e.g. Construction, Sourcing/Procurement, Store Operations, Merchandising, Marketing, etc.) to ensure project scopes align with the company’s strategic priorities (Scope, Schedule, Budget). You will Lead, Drive and Collaborate with partners (external or internal) across teams, projects, and programs through informal and formal plan reviews, training, and mentorship to ensure design intent is maintained as new designs strategies are implemented. Job duties can and will change at any time due to evolving business needs.

About you (education, experience, skills and abilities):

  • 4 Year accredited degree in Interior Design, Architecture, Engineering, Industrial Design or similar field.
  • Excellent design and technical skills (e.g. sketches, CAD, 2D and 3D software, Microsoft Office) to aid in the development of design proposals that align with new and evolving business strategies

  • 8+ Years relevant experience (retail preferred)

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.

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