Requirements - Corp/Field Mgmt
Building Design & Criteria Development Senior Manager
JC Penney Company, Inc.
Coordinates and assures the development, maintenance and communication of all Construction Services design and building construction criteria. Stays current with industry trends and seeks out new and/or improved building and design components, method and technology. Develops and ensures exterior building designs express the company brand.
Manages the development and maintenance of criteria and specification of all facilities, including architectural, structural, mechanical and electrical elements, as well as store interior planning criteria.
Assures that all developed criteria is compatible with approved company programs and objectives.
Maintains an awareness of industry trends as it relate to building design and construction methodology.
Works closely with industry representatives, architects, engineers, contractors and suppliers in seeking new building materials, components and technology for adaptation to company criteria.
Coordinates with applicable members of design and merchandise staff to assure that standards and concepts of application for presentation and store interior planning are properly developed and communicated.
Develops and maintains a standard format and library of specifications and details for all facilities.
Develops and maintains prototypical A/E and planning documents for all types of facilities.
Works with Architectural & Planning Services Manager, Planning Project Coordinators, Pre-Construction Manager, Real Estate representatives and Developers to develop exterior building designs that are compatible with shopping center and city design requirements while maintaining the company brand.
Core Competencies & Accomplishments:
Bachelor’s degree in architecture is required and must be a current registered Architect
10-12 years’ experience in architectural design and construction document production with emphasis on retail is preferred.
Must be capable of managing multiple projects at one time and have excellent leadership skills.
AutoCAD proficiency required. Revit, Adobe Acrobat, 3D rendering, and SketchUp is highly desired.
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