Retail Technology Standards Co-Ordinator

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Retail Technology Standards Co-Ordinator

Date: 29-Dec-2016

Location: London, United Kingdom

Company: Burberry Limited

Req ID: 96979

Founded in 1856, Burberry today remains quintessentially British, with outerwear at its core.  Digital luxury positioning and intensive focus on design innovation, quality and heritage icons ensure continued brand purity and relevance globally across genders and generations. Burberry believes that in order to be a great brand it must also be a great company and constantly leverages the energy of its compassionate and creative thinking culture to continually innovate and drive the brand forward. Headquartered in London, Burberry is a design, marketing and retail led business with a global reputation for innovative product design, digital marketing initiatives and dynamic retail strategies.

Burberry is looking for a well organised graduate, with a passion for technology and retail to work as a Retail Technology Standards Co-ordinator. 


  • Assisting with the design of globally scalable cutting edge Retail solutions under the guidance of the Retail Technology Standards Manager.
  • Engaging with selected 3rd parties.
  • Managing proof of concepts and evaluating new technologies in the Retail Lab. 
  • Assisting with the administration and publication of the Retail Technology Standards and budget calculator.
  • Engaging with the R&D & Architecture teams to ensure prototypes and new concepts are evaluated and transitioned to store in a structured way.
  • Working closely with and supporting deployment teams globally when releasing new approved technologies to stores for roll out.
  • Ensuring technical solutions deployed to stores protect and enhance the brand, whilst remaining supportable and scalable.


  • Assisting the Retail Technology Standards Manager with various challenging and fast paced retail projects.
  • Work under the direction of the Retail Technology Standards Manager on project specific tasks, as delegated.
  • Assist with the creation and maintenance of the Retail Store Standards documentation.
  • Assist with the maintenance of the Retail Store Standards budget calculator.
  • Provide project support to members of the Retail IT Solutions team.


  • Thrives on challenges
  • Degree educated
  • Analytical problem solver
  • Passion for technology and for the luxury goods industry
  • Interest in the application of cutting edge technology in a fast paced retail environment
  • Confident with communication / Good judgement and interpersonal skills
  • Creative approach to finding solutions to business challenges
  • Drive innovation within the team and the wider group of stakeholders
  • Excellent/ advance knowledge of Excel

From the moment that you join our team we aspire to make your employment experience a memorable and engaging one. Our people are passionate and proud of Burberry and our product; this energy, attitude and spirit define us. If you are energetic, hardworking and thrive in a collaborative and fast paced environment then please apply with a CV and covering letter, stating your salary details and notice period. 

Burberry is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such, treats all applications equally and recruits purely on the basis of skills and experience.

Posting Notes: United Kingdom || Not Applicable || London || Information Technology || Solutions || n/a ||

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