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Store Development Project Manager


London, LND, GB

Explore the possibilities across our global house of brands.

Defined by inclusivity rather than exclusivity, Tapestry embraces the exploration of individuality and invests in helping you grow personally and professionally. Every individual in our global house has the opportunity to make an impact, learn and be part of our growing and unique story.

At Tapestry, we have the freedom to express ourselves and run with our best ideas across Coach, Kate Spade New York, and Stuart Weitzman. We share a profound belief in both our individual and collective potential, and know that with hard work and dedication, anything is possible.

Project Management

  • Ownership and Management of each project until complete
  • Attend property owner (landlord), meetings in order to fully understand site conditions, fit-out requirements, local codes, building conditions, timelines, approvals, etc.
  • Consolidate detail site survey package from vendor for Tapestry Architecture team to be able to accurately design each project
  • Develop critical path and timeline for each project with Microsoft Project
  • Forecast, track and manage budget (targeting coming in under budget)
  • Exercise project tendering/bidding process from various contractors/vendors
  • Consolidate cost evaluation, invoices into summary for each project
  • Manage millwork deliveries in conjunction with Tapestry supply Chain/Production team
  • Negotiate with each vendor/contractor to meet financial goals
  • Coordinate with architects/contractors to execute store design from NY
  • Review construction fit-out drawings & fixture shop drawings from contractor/vendors
  • Produce weekly status report on all projects, track all project stages from landlord’s feedback, design development, material orders, vendors/contractors progress
  • Provide site inspections for ongoing projects, produce punch lists both during and at the time of completion of each project, produce Post Occupancy Evaluation. 
  • Conclude budgetary close-out of projects within acceptable time-frames (90 Days)
  • Execution and follow-up on all construction/manufacturing warranties
  • Assist Store Operations in small maintenance projects, and provide technical support
  • Assist in developing and maintain historical construction cost data specific to region
  • Work on ad-hoc projects as and when needed


Competencies / Human Resources

  • Highly organized, analytical and decisive
  • Strong multi-tasking ability
  • Strong communication and prioritization skills
  • Protect brand integrity
  • Strategic Thinking & Influence
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Initiative & Getting Things Done
  • Analysis, Decision Making & Problem Solving
  • Adaptability & Flexibility
  • Teamwork & Team Leadership (ability to work independently as well as part of a team)
  • Strong code of ethics
  • Supporting a positive team environment


Education / Experience / Skill Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent. 3 - 5 years’ experience in the field of retail construction and fit-out management (retail projects/store opening experience is a must), retail fixture development, architecture and building/construction
  • Require extensive knowledge on CAD, Photoshop, Microsoft Project, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Ideally have language skills in Spanish, French.


Travel Expectations

  • Frequent travel throughout Europe

Tapestry, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and we pride ourselves on hiring and developing the best people. All employment decisions (including recruitment, hiring, promotion, compensation, transfer, training, discipline and termination) are based on the applicant’s or employee’s qualifications as they relate to the requirements of the position under consideration. These decisions are made without regard to age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic characteristics, race, color, creed, religion, ethnicity, national origin, alienage, citizenship, disability, marital status, military status, pregnancy, or any other legally-recognized protected basis prohibited by applicable law. Visit Tapestry, Inc. at

Req ID:  57226

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