Noorhayati Abdul Hamid

  • B1-15-06, Perdana Emerald Condominium, Damansara Perdana, 47830 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Noorhayati Abdul Hamid

Retail Store Planner

Work experience

Work experience
Mar 2011 - Present

Assistant General Manager - Store Development & Engineering

Parkson Vietnam Co. Ltd, Ho Chi Minh City
  • Responsible for creating, developing and executing store environment that is aligned with management’s strategy, budget goals and time constraints.
  • Developed professional relations with internal and external teams to review and discuss document solutions delivering design intent in an optimum way.
  • Negotiated with building owner or developer to ensure building M&E services and requirements are delivered within timeline.
  • Developed precise work plans, processes and action steps supporting company’s overall strategies and achieve results.
  • Supervised and mentored design and project team and provide leadership and expertise to cross-functional teams.
  • Conducted yearly performance reviews and established goals.
  • Streamlined workflow by setting up work processes to implement successful creative initiatives.
  • Successfully opened new stores and remodeled existing stores in Vietnam and Myanmar.
Dec 2008 - Feb 2011

Design Studio Manager

Parkson Vietnam Co. Ltd, Ho Chi Minh City
  • In-charge of a design team and their responsibilities include developing the creative strategy, supervising and guiding team members, assigning tasks, taking part in key client meetings and providing ideas which increases department productivity.
  • Responsible for monitoring impact of store design.
  • Communicated with different departments involved in the design process to ensure projects complete within timeline.
  • Created concept plans and final design intent drawings (in CAD) for cost estimating.
  • Executed design and fabrication standards for department store construction and continued to investigate new finishes, details and technologies.
  • Managed both the design process and developing clear and concise construction documents.
  • Utilize organizational best practices in designing back offices, storage areas and other zones.
  • Researched current and upcoming design and industry trends, new concepts, materials and innovations.
Feb 1994 - Nov 2008

Design Studio Manager/Design Executive

Parkson Corporation Sdn Bhd, Malaysia
  • Analyze store space and layout to assess display design requirements.
  • Sourced material samples and vendors to assist in design progression and evolving concept.
  • Worked with visual merchandisers and merchandisers to develop and improve merchandise layouts.
  • Liaised with fixture, flooring, carpentry and other contractors or vendors to ensure project completion according to dictated timelines.
  • Identified appropriate work steps and processes to accomplish goals.
  • Ensured projects and finished documentations are accurate and precise.
  • Project prioritization of design, assignment and management to design team members.
  • Managed distribution and production of project workload within team.
  • Evaluate and motivate design team towards continued growth and leading design solutions.
  • Participate in departmental strategic planning.
  • Successfully opened new stores and remodeled existing stores in Malaysia.


Sep 1988 - Jun 1992

BA (Hons) in Architecture

Manchester Metropolitan University
Oct 1987 - Jun 1988

Mackintosh School of Architecture, Glasgow
Apr 1985 - May 1987


MARA Junior Science College, Seremban




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Mr Tiang Chee Sung

CEO, Parkson Vietnam Co Ltd