head of retail format technical manager in lausanne

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lausanne, vaud
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058 242 53 96
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Randstad has over 55 years of experience in the area of HR Management. Under the Randstad Inhouse Services concept, Randstad becomes a full service supplier providing consultancy to international clients. For a long term temporary assignment for our client, the company Philip Morris International, based in Lausanne, we are seeking for an:

Head of Retail format Technical Manager

Temporary assignment

Directly reporting to Global Head of Brand Retail at PMI Science and Innovation, without direct report, but dotted line with Design team and suppliers

You will:

  • Support design team to achieve optimized design solution having in mind cost, manufacturing complexity while ensuring consistency across channels

  • Supervise construction drawings development with all furniture supplier

  • Propose proven technical and aesthetical solutions to ensure high quality customer experience across all channels

  • Support new supplier onboarding and track quality of furniture production

  • Challenge supplier base (costs, leadtime, …) and contribute to its optimization in liaison with procurement and deployment team

  • Maintain library of drawings with agency and suppliers

  • Manage supplier base : create a community and showcase IQOS as an inspirational brand


  • Strong experience in technical drawing
    development with a technical office or shop fitter

  • International global brand exposure (either from
    a client or supplier side)

  • Premium brand experience with consistency need
    across multi channels (direct, indirect and travel retail)

  • AutoCad software

  • Project management

  • Adaptability

  • Solution driven mindset

  • Multi-lingual and cultural environment

  • Strong skills on Team management, leadership,
    motivation, communication