Find a Career You’ll Love at Burlington Stores Inc.

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Burlington Manager Architecture - (REMOTE East Coast) in Falls Church, Virginia


Bring your 7+ years of retail architectural experience to a growing Fortune 500 retail company and certified Great Place to Work! Burlington Stores is a nationally recognized retailer of high-quality, branded merchandise at everyday low prices, with over 840 stores in 45 states and Puerto Rico.

Burlington is growing rapidly and our store innovation team is seeking a Manager of Architecture to join them in supporting that growth. As a Manager of Architecture - East , you’ll be responsible for the development, coordination and execution of architectural functions related to: Prototype Development, Architectural Exterior Branding & Facades, New Stores, Remodels, Capital Projects, and Non-Retail/Corporate Facilities in your assigned territory.
This remote role can be based in the Atlanta, Washington, D.C., New York City or Boston markets.
The successful candidate will have 7+ years of directly related retail architectural experience, either in-house with a fast-paced growing retailer, or with a large retail-focused architectural firm. This role requires flexibility to travel: to meet with our real estate team and landlords & their architects at potential sites; to supply timely on-site guidance during the construction process; and to conduct market research as needed.
Responsibilities include:

  • Independently provide a full range of architectural services for retail and non-retail/corporate facility projects. Includes refining and further developing design concepts started by others.

  • Develop site specific Façade and exterior branding

  • Lead architectural functions and drive development of store specific budget and fee proposals

  • Lead architectural activities and participate in overall project closeout

  • Mentor and partner with team members within Store Planning and Construction throughout the documentation process

  • Manage and ensurethe Landlord’s Architectand design team execute accurate construction drawings per Burlington prototype and specific lease agreements

  • Manage the production and delivery of full sets of CDs (construction drawings & specifications) from external partners

  • Facilitate the construction document review and tracking process

  • Organize and lead meetings involving internal & external clients/partners related to architectural development

  • Approximately 20% travel required; may increase as needed

  • Evaluate qualifications and job performance of Architectural, Engineering and Design consultants; coordinate the proposal and selection process for same

  • Develop and maintain KPIs (Key Performance Indicators), and deliver year/year performance improvement

  • Review contractor questions and submittals to ensure compliance with design intent and design solutions

  • Evaluate, select and/or approve construction materials and products

Outstanding communication and presentation skills are required for this cross-functional strategic and tactical role. AutoCAD & SketchUp expertise and Microsoft Office proficiency are a must. Microsoft Project proficiency preferred.

Come join our team. You’re going to like it here!

You will enjoy a competitive wage, flexible hours, and an associate discount. Burlington’s benefits package includes medical, dental and vision coverage including life and disability insurance. Full time associates are also eligible for paid time off, paid holidays and a 401(k) plan.

We are a rapidly growing brand, and provide a variety of training and development opportunities so our associates can grow with us. Our teams work hard and have fun together! Burlington associates make a difference in the lives of customers, colleagues, and the communities where we live and work every day. Burlington Stores, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.

Pay Range: $83,000 – $109,000


Posting Number 2022-176963
Address 3755 Carmia Dr
Shopping Center SW #110
Zip Code 30331
Additional Locations US-VA-Falls Church | US-MA-Billerica | US-NY-New York
Workplace Type Remote
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Posted Date 4 months ago (8/9/2022 3:26 PM)
Career Site Category Corporate
Position Category Real Estate/Store Development
Evergreen Yes

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