At Kmart, we are where families come first for the lowest prices on everyday items and our vision is to make everyday living brighter for all of our customers, every time and everywhere they shop with us.
As Australia’s brightest retail star, we have experienced great success in recent times but for Kmart this is just the beginning of our exciting journey ahead! We have big plans in place to ensure we deliver our vision and significantly expand our business. With another 50 new stores opening across Australia and New Zealand, the growth of our online business and expansion into new markets, we are on a mission to improve the Kmart shopping experience for all our customers, who are at the heart of everything we do.
There has never been a more irresistible time to join Kmart!
With a focus around our store presentation and customer experience, we now have an opportunity for an Experiential Store Designer to join our team during an exciting time of growth. This newly created role will be a part of our Architectural/Design Standards team and work on evolving our store formats.
Reporting into the Architectural/Design Standards Manager, this role is much more than your average store designer role. The Experiential Store Designer will take designs from brief to concept and final design presentation. They will assist in evolving and developing strategies and design concepts of the generic store format. The ultimate purpose is to reach Kmart’s target market through a Brand experience with seamless design between 3D (built environment) and 2D (graphics).
This is a role where you will never be pigeonholed and is busy, varied and diverse. You will never get bored in this role, as every day is different!
Our team operates like a studio, which includes collaboratively working with visual merchandising, space and category management and part of a broader team including branding experts.
Expect to work within a multidisciplinary team where your knowledge of appropriate 2D/3D design skills will be critical in bridging and developing holistic design concepts.
Joining Kmart at this time will mean that you will work in an innovative team and challenge yourself!
The ideal candidate will have;
- Experience in store design, including fixture and fittings
- Experience in Graphic Design & Adobe CS
- 2D (graphics) and 3D (built environment) experience
- Solid BIM or 3D visualization skills
- Good understanding of new design trends (locally and internationally)
- Architecture, Interior or Exhibition Design background
- Retail experience (would be highly regarded)
You will benefit from joining an amazing business and a dynamic team who are all committed to the success of Kmart and providing our customers with a great shopping experience. Our values – Think Customer, Take Care, Live Integrity, Grow Together and Reach Higher will resonate with you deeply and you’ll enjoy being part of a growing, iconic Australian business that has a fantastic culture that is non-hierarchical, diverse and inclusive. Your work environment will be highly collaborative, fast-paced and progressive, with no two days the same!
You will be afforded autonomy and accountability in your role and have access to development opportunities across both Kmart and the Wesfarmers Group, excellent remuneration, an uncapped bonus scheme & access to Wesfarmers share plan (both for eligible team members), free parking and benefits program including a discount card for Kmart, Coles, Target and Officeworks.
So if this sounds like the perfect role for you – apply now!
At Kmart we aim to ensure our teams reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate.
Candidates interested in this position should apply directly to this advertisement as we are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies.