Senior Executive – Store Design, Travel Retail APAC



Senior Executive - Store Design, Travel Retail APAC

Ready to bring passion into your career?


A global leading skincare and make-up company, Clarins group is the embodiment of a committed family history, with a fierce passion for innovation and spirit of independence. Its raison d’être is "making life more beautiful, passing on a more beautiful planet".

Operating in more than 150 countries, we are now the number one skincare company in Europe and are accelerating our development on all other continents, particularly in Asia and the Americas.

Because our 8,000 talents are unique, we are committed to promoting diversity in all its forms.

Do you want to help write the next chapter of our story? We are looking for a Senior Executive - Store Design, Travel Retail APAC based in Singapore.



The Role:


What You'll Do:


Store Design Roll-out

  • Prepare zoning plans for internal discussion with key stakeholders
  • Generate design proposals for all TR counters, proposal includes detailed floorplan, elevation(s), 3D visualisations
  • Establish standard design details and provide support on material specifications as mandated by Global A&M to shop fitters.
  • Review and approve technical drawings from shop fitters.
  • Follow-up with shop fitters on the development & construction of projects, paying close attention to design, timing (delivery) and quality.
  • Coordinate with VM team to order display items needed for store opening
  • Ensure each installation is compliant with retailer/mall design and construction guidelines.
  • Develop snag list for each installation to ensure design compliance and resolve sub-standard construction.
  • Upkeep existing project trackers to establish clear communication of project milestones to stakeholders.


New Design Development

  • Collaborate with TRVM to develop locally led design initiatives based on TR APAC-specific business needs.
  • Explore use of new material, technologies and/or finishing
  • Prepare design proposals for discussion within internal TR team and Global/Regional team
  • Innovate on design process and presentation to speed up stakeholder alignments with a high degree of precision.


Special Trade Projects

  • Conceptualize and/or project manage external agency on the design of large scale trade projects.
  • Work closely with Marketing and Commercial team to ensure all business needs are met.
  • Review and approve technical drawings from appointed shopfitter.
  • Follow-up with shopfitters on the development & construction of projects, paying close attention to design, timing (delivery) and quality.

Other responsibilities may be added to the above for the Senior Executive – Store Design, Travel Retail APAC position depending on potential for growth, and work capacity.


You Have:

  • Min. Diploma/Degree specializing in Design, Architecture, Visual Merchandising, Industrial Design, or relevant background.
  • 3+ years of experience in store design, preferrably with experience in the Travel Retail industry.
  • Software knowledge in SketchUp, LayOut, and the Adobe CS Suite are crucial.
  • Knowledge in Vectorworks and CAD software are good to have.
  • Confidence to do sketches for quickily communicating your designs is a must have.
  • Fluent in English, being able to communicate well in Mandarin is a plus.
  • Display a high degree of responsibility, integrity, and attention to detail.
  • Entrepreneurial mindset, challenging the status quo, curious, seeking perfection.
  • Good time management, able to prioritise work, ability to balance ad-hoc demands and ongoing commitments.

We Have:

  • Close to 70 years of expertise in beauty and spa, with the Clarins and myBlend brands
  • Unique products and innovative services 
  • A commitment to Social & Environmental Responsibility embedded in our raison d'être 
  • A caring and inclusive corporate culture 
  • Development and training opportunities
  • Attractive compensation and benefits 
  • A flexible work environment, with up to 2 days of remote working per week


If you have a curious mind and are always questioning how things can be done better, the ability to take risks and accept new challenges, join us!



If you have a curious mind, a thirst to go further and the drive to boldly take on new challenges, join us.


At Clarins Group, we believe in making life more beautiful for our employees and our customers. Inclusion and diversity are firmly grounded in our core values, which are part of our DNA. We strive to achieve inclusiveness and we foster an equal-opportunity culture where everyone can reach their full potential and do their best work. We welcome applications from all backgrounds. 


To learn more about our group and our commitments to people and the planet, visit

Senior Executive – Store Design, Travel Retail APAC
  • Marketing & Communications
  • Singapore
  • Permanent
  • 08 3月 2024