Store Planner

Deerfield, IL
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Hourly Rate
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Posted By:
Anne Baesemann

Job Description:

Aquent's client is looking for a dynamic Store Planner to work on-location in Deerfield, IL. This role must be onsite (no remote or work from home) - the candidate must be able to work in Deerfield Office regular business hours M-F.

This role will be working in a fast paced Store Planning role, on both new stores and current store refreshes. 

• Up to date knowledge of AutoCad + retail design process, procedure and software needed! 

This role will be 
• Responsible for executing assigned work consistent with the Brand Standards for stores.
• Need to comply with quality control procedures for all Store Planning 
• Develops knowledge building architecture, interior design guidelines and protocols according to state and local jurisdictional mandates, company standards and best practices to ensure appropriate design of retail and non-retail buildings. 
• Develop store sales, inventory plans, and new merchandise strategies as determined by team 
• Help company to develop a holistic view of formats within our portfolio 
• Review individual store layouts and, utilizing our format encyclopedia as a reference, document existing formats for all components within our store – i.e. Front register format, photo format, # of gondola runs, stock SF, building size, etc. 
• Weekly reporting on progress and risks to goal deadlines 
• Provide format summaries for misc. requests while assessments are in progress 

*AQUENT offers Benefits (Health Dental Vision) + 401k after 4 weeks. As well as weekly paychecks via direct deposit. 


• At least 3 years of experience in Interior Design, Store Planning, and/or Architecture
(if you have had a great internship with CAD experience please apply)

• Portfolio or samples of past Store Design preferred (online link or PDF samples under 10mbs)
• Up-to-Date Knowledge of Retail Interior Design standards 
• Up to Date Knowledge of AUTOCAD
• Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Word + Excel  (for example: using SUM function, setting borders, setting column width, inserting charts, using text wrap, sorting, setting headers and footers and/or print scaling).
• Experience in retail / healthcare industry.

• Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Engineering or Interior Design.