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Assistant Manager, Architecture


New York, NY, US

Come, be part of our Tapestry. Defined by inclusivity rather than exclusivity, Tapestry is a global house of brands that embraces the exploration of individuality. Every individual in our global house has the opportunity to make an impact, learn and be part of our growing, beautiful, 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.

Primary Purpose: The Assistant Manager, Global Fixture Development in Architecture, is responsible for supporting the team in the development of millwork initiatives and maintaining our millwork library for all three Brands. This individual will work closely with internal and external partners in Production, Procurement, Construction, Visual Merchandising, and our Global Vendor Base. 


 The successful individual will leverage their proficiency in Architecture and Store Design to...

  • Manage visualization needs for all global projects.
  • Support team with development of design proposals for new fixture initiatives and store concepts.
  • Participate in reviewing shop drawings, finish samples, and prototypes; Ensure feedback is provided in accordance to timelines provided.
  • Maintain finish & fixture library. Ensure millwork documentation is current and available to cross-functional teams.
  • Develop detailed millwork design drawings.
  • Actively participate and produce presentations for weekly design meetings.


The accomplished individual will possess...

  • Knowledge of millwork level detailing and materials.
  • Strong design and 3D presentation skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills as well as flexibility/adaptability to work in dynamic environment.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously with condensed timelines.
  • Ability to set priorities with strong initiative.
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams.


An outstanding professional will have...

  • Professional degree in Architecture or Industrial Design.
  • 3-5 years relevant experience in millwork design, retail store design, architecture and construction.
  • Proficiency in SketchUp, SketchUp Layout, Adobe Programs (Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design), AutoCAD, and Excel. 

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 #Li-mh1

Req ID:  60627

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