Full time -

Interior Architect – H/F

At MALHERBE PARIS, our independent creative agency at the crossroads of art and commerce, international leader (Paris, Shanghai, Hong Kong and New York) in retail design and digital creation, we work with major global brands on design and retail strategy (Hennessy, Dior, Sephora, L’occitane, Krug, Cartier, etc.). For 28 years, we have been asserting the difference of a French culture and imagining new shopping experiences by combining a creative approach based on elegance, innovation and freedom of expression, applied to a multitude of retail professions: cosmetics, jewellery, department stores, shopping centres, mass distribution, food & beverage, travel retail, etc.

To find out more: https://www.instagram.com/malherbeparis/

We are looking for an experienced Interior architect to work alongside a retail team on the developement and delivery of a best-in-class design projects. You will work on commercial projects, from pop ups, to malls and flagships with a team of designers, art directors and 3D artists.

  • Role requirements

    • Participate in the brief / debrief sessions
    • Produce architectural drawings in line with the art direction of the project: store layouts, plans, elevations, sections etc
    • Produce schematic designs or design development phases
    • Develop plans for prototypes (furniture, etc.)
    • Find technical solutions to carry out a project taking into account all the constraints (technical, legal and budgetary…)
    • Keep in mind construction and safety standards
    • Research materials and new vendors to build our library and references
    • Participate in storechecks to align on creative output and ideas
    • Adapt and develop the creative output of the team into reality
    • Research and engage with contractors and identify stakeholders on behalf of the client
    • Master’s degree in Architecture, Interior Architecture or DPLG
    • 5+ years of experience in an similar role
    • High level of proficiency in autocad, iIllustrator, Indesign, Photoshop, Sketchup
    • Knowledge of technical constraints, safety and regulatory standards (ERP, PMR, etc.)
    • Experience in retail design
    • Professional English, another language an asset
    • Autonomous, proactive and ressourceful
    • Ability to represents the company externally on technical and architectural questions
    • Comfortable meeting with clients and all the technical stakeholders of the project
    • Strong sense of aesthetics and knowledge of aarchitectural culture
    • Experience following-up on construction, aesthetic execution
    • Enjoys team work and collaboration
  • Please attach a portfolio for review, we look forward to seeing your work !