Product Designer, Wiltshire

Product Designer, Wiltshire, FILLED, c£25,000, V02672

We have filled this vacancy.

A middle-weight product designer is sought by one of the UK’s premier providers of playground equipment. You will be involved in project management, new innovative product development, re-engineering, sourcing and supplier negotiations, bespoke designs, testing, research and development.

You will be degree qualified with 3+ years’ experience designing for children or play and with good project management skills. With knowledge of manufacturing, you should be commercially aware and your CAD skills will include Solid Edge / Solid Works / Inventor and the Adobe Creative Suite 3 or later.

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

Furniture Designer, Hertfordshire

Furniture Designer, Hertfordshire, £Neg, V02664

We have filled this vacancy.

This bespoke furniture manufacturer is based in Hertfordshire uses a combination of traditional skills and the latest technology to create furniture of the highest quality. They cover a wide variety of projects both domestic and commercial as well as one off commissions and have a full time vacancy for a Furniture Project Coordinator. The role will combine design and project management including organising detailed schedule of works, procurement of materials, client and site meetings and preparing tenders.

The successful candidate will have 1 – 4 years’ experience in the furniture industry, with sound knowledge of furniture construction and manufacturing and AutoCAD and Microsoft office skills are essential. You will also need to have your own car for travelling to site.

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

Product Designer, London

Product Designer, London, FILLED, £22,000 – £25,000, V02665

We have filled this vacancy.

This National coffee company provides some of the best coffee in the UK. There are few Stations or Airports without their ‘coffee’ kiosks and counters and they also have coffee bars. They are currently looking for a designer who will be working on new concepts as well as renovation projects in the UK, Republic of Ireland and Belgium. This role is responsible for the start to finish of design layouts, concepts, mechanical and electrical schematics, manufacturing drawings, shop fit detailing and planning application preparation.

With a product design or related qualification, you will need to be fluent in AutoCAD and the Microsoft Office suite, have good site surveying and presentation skills and strong verbal and written communication skills. Experience using Autodesk Inventor or another 3D package would be beneficial along with commercial Kitchen Industry knowledge.

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

Junior Designer – Exhibitions, Birmingham (Filled)

Junior Designer – Exhibitions, Birmingham, £18,000 – £20,000, V02663

We have filled this vacancy.

This design and build company has been established for over 10 years and provide bespoke exhibition stand solutions, creating superior temporary environments for some of the Worlds most recognised brands to do business in. As part of their ongoing growth they are looking for a Junior Designer and this opportunity would ideally suit a graduate with a design related degree and relevant work experience.

The successful candidate needs to have experience of AutoCAD and Adobe Creative Suite with 3DS Max as an advantage. The candidate needs to have a strong work ethic, as well as being able to work closely with the rest of the team. They need to be organised and capable of working on several different projects at a time showing their flexibility within their role. Preference will be given to local candidates.

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

Project Manager (Interior Products), London

Project Manager (Interior Products), London, £30,000 – £40,000, V02661

We have filled this vacancy.

This British based furniture and lighting design and manufacture company along with selling to individuals, 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. Their products are produced by highly skilled craftsmen in their London workshop and are currently looking for a full time individual to join their small, friendly and creative team. Based in the office at the workshop, they will be responsible for client orders, liaising between the client, the workshop and the company directors. They will need to have a full understanding of metalworking, fabrication processes and lighting manufacture. Tasks would include: Processing client orders, creating job sheets, quality checking finished items prior to dispatch, organizing workshop material collections and undertaking visits to clients and discussing orders.

They are seeking a conscientious and self-motivated person who is qualified to degree level or equivalent, with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the lighting / design manufacture or luxury goods industry. With excellent communication and presentation skills, you will show a smart and professional personal presentation, have a can do attitude and your experience should include good project management and co-ordination skills.

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

Senior Kitchen Designer, Surrey

Senior Kitchen Designer, Surrey, FILLED, £Neg, V02657

We have filled this vacancy.

With a desire to create the perfect environment, whether through a luxurious collection of fabrics, classic bedding, elegant accessories or a complete interior design experience, evitavonni offers a world of quiet elegance, subtle and ageless, but with a contemporary edge.

A unique opportunity for a senior designer has arisen to join this innovative luxury brand. Our design team offers kitchen, bathroom and interior design services for high-end residential clients. The successful candidate would be responsible for kitchen and furniture designs and an aptitude for interior design would be a distinct advantage. The position would suit a candidate with 5+ years’ experience of kitchen / interior design.

  • You should have a design based qualification or equivalent relevant experience.
  • Literate in AutoCAD 2D (3D an advantage) and / or SolidWorks.
  • Have a strong knowledge of bespoke joinery and cabinetry.
  • You will also need to show attention to detail, strong customer facing skills and the ability to time manage and work under pressure to tight deadlines.

A competitive salary, team incentive and company discount are among the many benefits on offer. Hours are full time Monday to Friday 9.00 – 5.00. The showroom is based in Normandy, Nr Guildford, Surrey and due to our rural location own transport is essential.

Please email your CV and a brief covering letter stating why this is the role for you to careers@evitavonni.co.uk quoting job reference V02657. For further information please visit their web site www.evitavonni.co.uk.

Production Assistant / Project Manager, London

Production Assistant, London, FILLED, £Neg, V02656

We have filled this vacancy.

This company has a wide portfolio of architecturally inspired furniture, lighting and antiques hand made by British craftsmen. Their clients include top international decorators, hotels, restaurants and high profile retail customers. Due to the expansion of the business, the company is looking to recruit an additional Production Assistant / Project Manager. The role is will be responsible for the different sales channels and managing the production of orders and project work through these. This includes managing all sales contracts, maintaining relationships with workshops and suppliers, managing their stock control system and finding solutions to production issues.

You will need knowledge of production within the luxury end of the marketplace gained from the furniture, lighting or interiors marketplace, have good organisation skills and attention to detail coupled with excellent communications skills.

Please contact Pippa Baker 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, Surrey

Interior Designer, Surrey, FILLED, £30,000-£35,000, V02654

This vacancy has been filled.

As one of the biggest “Quick Service Restaurants” in the world, this company has over 800 restaurants throughout the UK and Ireland and over the next five years they are planning to increase both the number and the pace at which they open them. They are currently recruiting for an Interior Designer to work all the creative aspects of their restaurants including checking layout plans, creating 3D visuals and colour schemes, FF&E and drawing specs.

With relevant qualifications, you will also need at least 3 years’ design experience within retail or hospitality, be literate in AutoCAD and in the Adobe Creative Suite able to create visuals. A team player you will need excellent communication and negotiation skills and able to work to tight deadlines. Process orientated you will need a current driving licence and be prepared to travel in the UK and Ireland and spend time away overnight during the week.

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

Furniture Technician, Surrey

Furniture Technician, Surrey, FILLED, £Neg, VB02641

This vacancy has been filled.

This furniture and interior design company uses both traditional skills and the latest technology to create the most inspiring designs for the modern day. The team comprises experienced designers, cabinet makers and french-polishers as well as all the other skilled trades people needed to make furniture and interiors for every room. From bedrooms and bathrooms, to sitting rooms and guest rooms, they manage the whole project from initial concepts right through to completion. Extremely busy, they are in need of a furniture technician to join the team.

With a background in bespoke furniture construction and excellent draughting skills you need to be literate in Inventor software and be able to jump in straightaway.

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

Junior Product Designer

Junior Product Designer, Essex, FILLED, £18,000-£20,000, VB02640

This vacancy has been filled.

This company is one of the UK’s premier designers and producers of contemporary high-end domestic and hotel lighting and their headquarters incorporate state-of-the-art equipment based in Essex near to both the M11 and M25. They are very busy with projects and need a junior designer to assist the team.

As a graduate in Product Design or Engineering degree you will need an understanding of product development and engineering and a knowledge of a variety of manufacturing processes. An all-rounder, able to work as part of a team, you should be fluent in Solidworks and be prepared to assist the senior designers and pitch in on a variety of jobs.

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