Project Designer, Hertfordshire (Filled)

Project Designer, Hertfordshire, £18,000 to £20,000, V03085

We have filled this vacancy.

This specialist design led design and installation company, provides an all in one package for solar shading solutions nationwide. From initial concept through to installation, they offer the skills, experience, drive and client awareness required to complete any project to their customer requirements. Their comprehensive range of standard and bespoke designs include Solar Shading Systems Louvres, Walkways, Canopies and Balustrading.

They are currently seeking a Junior Project Designer to work on a variety of projects at any one time, which will include design carried out using AutoCAD / Inventor, some site surveys, procurement of materials and general project management to ensure each project is within budget and on time. This will evolve with further responsibilities taking their own project from initial brief to installation. Full product training will be given but an understanding of the construction industry would be preferred. This role would suit either a recent graduate or a 2nd jobber early on in their career with an enthusiastic personality, looking to grow their project management skills.

The ideal candidate will be a Graduate in Product Design / Industrial Design with good AutoCAD skills. They also use Autodesk Inventor so knowledge of this would be an advantage. You’ll have some basic project management skills and some experience within the construction / architecture / product design industries. They are looking for someone that is pro-active to help to grow their business.

Please contact Anetta on 01920 486125 for further details, apply using the link below or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.

Interior Designer / Project Co-ordinator (Client Advert), Nottingham

Interior Designer / Project Co-ordinator (Client Advert), Nottingham, Neg, V03084

We have filled this vacancy.

Amazing talent and sparkling personality? We need you!

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing design studio and support one of our major blue chip clients. Working on some high profile interior design projects, you will be an integral part in delivering design projects of the very highest quality for one of the UK’s leading brands.

A global brand and market leader in the decorative paints sector our client is widely recognised for being the colour authority. Now you can help us build on that position as part of the team responsible for expanding and delivering its interior design service.

There are a number of interior design opportunities available for this busy commercial design environment specifically for the hospitality, workplace and large residential sectors.

The service is UK wide, but successful candidates will be based at their Nottingham offices.

Project Manager – Fitted Furniture, London

Project Manager – Fitted Furniture, London £38,000 to £42,000, V03081

We have filled this vacancy.

This British Design company has established a reputation for creating distinctive bespoke furniture, accessories and interiors of the highest quality and prides itself on its dedication to the pursuit of excellence in both design and creation. They are experimental and innovative and are currently looking for a Project Manager for their fitted furniture division.

This role requires the person to manage multiple projects from the pricing stage through to completion. It involves a high level of organizational skills, the management and sourcing of external suppliers and a good eye for detail whilst demonstrating a strong level of commercial awareness. You’ll be reviewing technical construction drawings and product specifications and responsible for the breakdown of projects into components, producing costings / budgets and formulating project timelines. You’ll take part in supplier selection, produce / coordinate tender packages for pricing and monitor / control progress and costs. You’ll visit workshops and clients’ properties to manage and review construction, review internal work hours, seek out new suppliers and review existing supplier performance and report on project profitability.

As a self-starting and proactive team player having previously had accountability for the smooth running your own projects, you’ll have site experience with the ability to deal with main contractors and other trades on site. As well as computer literacy (Microsoft Office including Word & Excel) knowledge of AutoCAD (2D) would be preferable. You’ll also be able to learn to use and utilize any new procurement & accounting software that the company may acquire.

Please contact Pippa on 01920 486125 for further details, apply using the link below or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.

Assistant Designer and Design Assistant, London (Filled)

Assistant Designer, London £22,000 to £24,000, V03080

We have filled this vacancy.

Our client is an international interior design consultancy with offices worldwide and handles high-end residential and large scale commercial projects. The London studio comprises mainly of the Design and FF&E teams and the company has been established for over 30 years. They are looking to fill two roles.

1. Assistant Designer – FF&E

To assist the development of concept and production of presentations, development of schematic design up to and including FF&E design. Also to liaise with suppliers, assist in the production of drawings, specifications and FF&E, and assist in the preparation of listings for the FF&E scope.

You’ll be a recent graduate in Interior Design (or similar) with 6 to 12 months experience within residential design / fabric showrooms / interior furnishings. Good communication and organisational skills and the ability to draw and put together sample boards will be needed. You’ll also need to carry out administrative and office duties in a friendly and enthusiastic manner.

Please contact Pippa on 01920 486125 for further details, apply using the link below or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.

Senior Furniture / Product Designer, North Yorkshire (Filled)

Senior Furniture / Product Designer, North Yorkshire, £35,000 – £45,000, V03072

We have filled this vacancy.

This sub-contract metal fabrication company specialises in the design and manufacture of systems office furniture products and upholstered office screens supplied to an extensive portfolio of blue chip end users around the world. Operating from a modern comprehensively equipped factory, the Company’s passion for design and engineering coupled with an unwavering adherence to the principles of design for manufacture, have helped them to achieve an impressive unbroken sales growth.

They are now looking for a talented designer who can help design / engineer new furniture systems and provide project specific technical support to the sales team. The successful candidate should be passionate about design / engineering, have a thorough understanding of how things are made and a practical hands on approach.

A working knowledge of any or all of the following would be a distinct advantage but not essential:- Office furniture design, tubular and sheet steel fabrications, extruded aluminium profiles, plastic injection moulding, woodworking, upholstery, bills of materials and costings together with the generation of sales literature and technical brochures.

Commercially focused, the ideal candidate will hold a minimum 2:2 (or equivalent) in a relevant degree and be a confident Solidworks, Excel and Word user. You’ll need to be a good communicator both verbally and via hand drawn sketches, have good listening skills and be able to manage your work load to achieve deadlines. A full UK/EU driving licence will also be needed as well as a god sense of humour.

This job offers the successful candidate a great opportunity to escape the rat race, live in a beautiful uncongested part of the world with excellent schools and a higher quality of life, whilst working on a varied range of interesting, contemporary furniture related design projects.

Please contact Pippa on 01920 486125 for further details, apply using the link below or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.

Production Assistant (part-time, contract), London

Production Assistant (part-time, contract), London, £12/hour, V03070

We have filled this vacancy.

This British based furniture and lighting design and manufacture company have their workshop and office premises in North London. Along with selling to individuals they partner with interior designers, architects and other retail companies to assist in creating unique lighting and furniture for their clients. Every piece is made to order and they offer a finishing and restoration service to the trade. The role will include creating new job briefs using the company software, responding to customer order enquiries, organizing shipping and deliveries, creating purchase orders, liaising with suppliers and assisting in management of daily flow of the workshop. This is a 4 day week role for maternity cover for approximately 4 months.

Degree level or equivalent, you will need at least 1 years’ experience in lighting design manufacture or the luxury goods industry and good international / cultural knowledge. Fluent in English, you should have a smart and professional personal presentation and confident telephone manner. Independent and self-motivated, this role will require a conscientious, calm manner and great attention to detail.

Please contact Pippa on 01920 486125 for further details, apply using the link below or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to recruit@careersindesign.com.