Retail & Sales

Retail Concept Interior Planner Lead

Gothenburg, Sweden

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Retail Concept Interior Planner Lead

Let us describe the challenge we offer

Polestar has a new take on automotive retail, unlike conventional car dealerships or showrooms, Polestar Spaces are carefully designed, unique retail environments. Our Spaces are centrally located, staffed with product specialists, and echoing the design language of everything Polestar.

We are now looking for a new colleague to a leading role who will be a part of our Retail department, and this position is based at our HQ in Gothenburg, Sweden.

    What you'll do

    In this role, you will lead and coach our interior and architect team, and together proactively think of constant improvements to develop Polestar retail formats concepts and guidelines. You will have an active role in ensuring our retail interior design concept is developing to make sure that it stays relevant, cost effective and sustainable. You will be budget responsible for the architecture/design work and plan resources (both external and internal) to enable company growth and ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope, within quality and on brand.

    Further on, your tasks will also involve:

    • Ensure that existing guidelines are maintain/update and available to necessary parties in an understandable way facilitate implementation
    • Together with your team implement the Polestar store design, plan layouts and execute potential retail stores according to the Retail guidelines and timeline
    • Managing projecting of drawing deliveries
    • Coordinate internal resources, suppliers, consultants for different projects
    • Communication with right stakeholders to ensure smooth project executions
    • Evaluate Polestar Spaces that opened/are under construction
    • Understand, support and find custom made solutions for challenges in the markets

    Who you are

    We are looking for an influential leader with great project management skills, with a passion for retail concepts and design! To be successful in this role, we wish you to have proven working and leadership experience (minimum 5 years) in Interior Design, preferably in Retail. You have an international work life experience and a BSc degree in Interior Design or a related field.

    Additionally, we expect you to:

    • Have experience from leading a team in concept, design and implementation process
    • Have experienced leading meetings with different stakeholders. Both for presentation of concept, design and implementation phase in construction/building meetings
    • Knowledge and experience in layout, coloring, lighting, materials selection, custom furniture and installations
    • Be proficient in AutoCAD, Sketch Up, Photoshop, Illustrator or similar design programs
    • Be proficient in Microsoft Office programs (Excel, Outlook)
    • ‪Knowledge and understanding of architectural drawings

    At Polestar, you will be part of a cross-functional and international team, with English as a natural language for written and spoken communication. Since Polestar is in a scale up phase you thrive by working in a fast-paced environment.

    People at Polestar

    Passionate about sustainability, every single one of us play a key role in driving change. Our uncompromising commitment to become climate-neutral by 2040 is just as important as us being inclusive, diverse, and courageous. Together, we are igniting to create a transparent and collaborative community, to shape the future of mobility.

    We are an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in.


    Is this you? If you are interested in joining the Polestar family, don't wait with submitting your application. We apply a continuous selection process and the job post will be open until the position is filled.

    Are you ready for the journey? Which is electric by the way...

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