Store Design Project Leader


Le Locle

Store Design Project Leader

Introduction de la société

Tissot has been growing and developing its tradition of innovation since 1853. From the early days to the present, in its home in Le Locle in the Swiss Jura mountains, Tissot has translated craftsmanship and precision into stylish timepieces now sold in over 160 countries around the world. Special materials, advanced functionality and meticulous design detail join forces to create the luxury of accessibility. Today Tissot is a member of the Swatch Group, the world's largest watch producer and distributor of Swiss watches. The tradition of innovation lives on, keeping closely in touch with the times.

Description du poste

We are currently recruiting for a Store Design Project Leader to join our International Merchandising Department. As a part of the Retail Design Team you will be required to create, develop and coordinate implementation of our boutiques and shop-in-shops.

Your mission

  • Design of Tissot boutiques, shop-in-shops, kiosks and pop-up stores following the brand's design & technical guidelines
  • Creation of a full set of technical drawings and 3D renders for every project
  • Provide creative and technical guidance to local teams and professionals on Tissot retail concepts
  • Propose innovative solutions to improve standard furniture menu with the latest trends, materials, lighting and digital technologies
  • Communicate with Visual Merchandising and dedicated project managers as well as the Retailer's technical department in order to ensure that all designs are approved by all parties involved, within a set time schedule and budget
  • Liaise with the contractors, as well as the internal and external teams in order to control and approve construction drawings and materials, pilot the project to ensure successful and well-executed installations
  • Travel on site for the important projects in order to check the quality of the build


  • Design or architecture background
  • Knowledge of shopfitting, construction, materials
  • Excellent interpersonal and project management skills
  • Autonomous and at ease working on multiple projects with tight deadlines
  • Proactive and open collaborative mindset
  • Attention to details
  • Creative and not afraid to propose out of the box ideas and improvements
  • Interest in retail design and visual merchandising, curious about competition and latest trends in the industry. Interest and experience in Digital retail solutions is a plus

Compétences requises

  • Minimum of 2-3 years' of experience in a similar position
  • Proficient computer skills in 3D modelling & rendering (Rhinoceros 3D, VRay), technical drawings (Rhinoceros 3D, AutoCAD or other), Adobe Photoshop (Illustrator & InDesign are a plus), Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint
  • Education in interior design, architecture, industrial design or/and visual merchandising


French and English - excellent oral and written knowledge

Lieu de travail

Chemin des Tourelles 17, 2400 Le Locle

Personne de contact

Chemin des Tourelles 17 2400 Le Locle