Product Designers (Senior and Junior)

Product Designers, London, FILLED, £Neg, VB02633

This vacancy has been filled.

INCA Creative is a leading retail design and manufacturing business who are looking for both SENIOR and JUNIOR DESIGNERS to join their creative / technical design team. This is an exciting and challenging role for the right individuals to join and be involved in large projects for major blue chip retailers.

  • Enthusiastic and hardworking team player.
  • Excellent 3D modelling ability using Solidworks / Autodesk Inventor and a basic knowledge of AutoCAD a must. Solid Works experience an advantage.
  • Experience using Adobe design packages (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and 3D visualisation software (3D Studio) is also desirable.
  • Proven track record of working on retail based projects and producing engineering drawings for manufacture.
  • A product design related degree with relevant work experience advantageous.
  • Be well organised and able to work to deadlines.
  • Excellent attention to detail in all aspects of the job with the ability to manage projects from concept to installation.
  • Good IT knowledge including word, outlook and excel required.

This role will be London based but you should be willing to travel in the UK and abroad. The right candidate will be awarded a competitive salary and performance based bonus.

Please submit your CV via email to recruitment@inca-uk.com quoting job reference V02633. For further information please visit our web site www.inca-uk.com.

Design Services Director / Creative Services Director

Design Services Director / Creative Services Director, London, c£55,000+benefits, VB02627

This vacancy has been filled.

This company designs giftware for some of the world’s leading brands and are currently searching for a commercially experienced, well rounded product/graphic designer who is ready for a management position. Candidates will need to be capable of combining a hands-on design role with the daily running of a studio with the ability to stretch into a more global role, enabling the company to align its design capabilities with future international growth strategies.

Applicants will have a design degree or equivalent, solid, well rounded 2D and 3D design capabilities with several years’ experience within a relevant industry. Fluency in Apple Mac based design software applications and Microsoft Office programmes is important with freehand drawing and photography ability an advantage. You will also need the ability to liaise with external 3rd party suppliers, have excellent people management, communication and presentation skills and a strong interest in design trends and innovations. This would suit a proactive, creative individual who has a good understanding of production techniques and designing a product that can be manufactured and who enjoys a rapid and dynamic environment.

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.

 

Contract Assistant (Furniture)

Contract Assistant, London, FILLED, £25,000-£27,000, VB02631

This vacancy has been filled.

Our client has a portfolio of architecturally inspired furniture, upholstery and antiques, each one hand made by traditional British craftsmen and their clients include top international decorators, hotels, restaurants and high profile retail customers. Many designs are used in Contract and Commercial environments, including hotels, restaurants, private members clubs, retail spaces, leisure spaces and spas.

Due to the expansion of their Contract business, they are now recruiting a full time Contract Assistant who will report to the Export and Commercial Sales Manager. The main purpose of the role is to: manage costings, production and fulfilment of Contract orders so that they are delivered on time, on budget and to specification; provide administrative assistance to the Export and Commercial Sales Manager; provide back up to the Contract department as the business expands and build relationships with the company’s workshops involved with Contract orders.

You should have experience with furniture and/or lighting production techniques and experience of the luxury market and a European language would be an advantage. Highly organised with excellent communication skills and attention to detail, you will need to be able to multi-task and work proactively. Proficiency at Word and Excel is essential and you should be able to read and understand CAD drawings.

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

Furniture Designer, London, FILLED, £32,000-£35,000, VB02630

We have now filled this vacancy.

This 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 also offer interior design services, limited edition pieces and collectables, upholstery and gifts. They are currently looking for a Furniture Designer with at least 5 years’ experience to produce bespoke furniture designs, 60% traditional and 40% contemporary in style.

You will need experience of both modern and traditional furniture with excellent attention to detail as some pieces require intricate marquetry designs. You should have good listening skills, willing still to learn and flexible, able to jump between styles and projects. Fluency in AutoCAD is essential and knowledge of 3D packages also required, freehand sketching skills would be a bonus. This would particularly suit a furniture designer who is enthusiastic, passionate about design and proactive in their approach.

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

Senior Kitchen Designer, Surrey, FILLED, £Neg, VB02629-1

This vacancy has been filled.

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 but 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, be literate in AutoCAD 2D (3D an advantage) and /or SolidWorks and have a strong knowledge of bespoke joinery and cabinetry. You will also need to show attention to detail, strong customer facing skills, 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 V02629-1. For further information please visit our web site www.evitavonni.co.uk.

Design Assistant

Design Assistant, Surrey, FILLED, £Neg, VB02629-2

This vacancy has been filled.

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 design assistant 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 required to support our team of senior designers with their day to day duties.

You should have a design based qualification or equivalent relevant experience, be literate in AutoCAD 2D (3D an advantage) and both SolidWorks and 3D Studio Max would be beneficial. Your knowledge / experience of interiors, bathroom and/or kitchen design should include all technical aspects. Experience of bespoke furniture design would be a distinct advantage. You will also need to show attention to detail, the ability to time manage and to 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 V02629-2. For further information please visit our web site www.evitavonni.co.uk.

Kitchen CAD Designer

Kitchen CAD Designer, North London, FILLED, £20,000-£24,000, VB02617

This vacancy has been filled.

This company has been a highly regarded and respected supplier of quality floor coverings, sanitary ware and kitchens to the construction and retail markets across Europe and the World since the early 70’s. They are now currently recruiting for a Kitchen CAD Designer to work as part of the Design Team responsible for supporting the contract sales department within the South East Region. You will be producing designs to illustrate client ideas including CGI images, product information, colour schemes and samples, project managing kitchens installations, undertaking occasional site visits and representing the company at trade shows when required.

Personal attributes will include excellent people skills, smart personal appearance, a clear and positive communicator and proven ability to meet deadlines and targets. Your qualifications and experience should consist of a design based qualification, kitchen industry knowledge and work experience using Planit, previous sales experience would be a distinct advantage. They are based just South of the M25 with good road and transport links. 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.

Production Specialist – Lighting

Production Specialist, Berkshire, FILLED, £30,000-£35,000, VB02615

This vacancy has been filled.

This small, innovative and creative company designs contemporary lighting, handmade in England, combining beautiful materials with simple designs. They are now looking to recruit a Production Specialist who can take on the responsibilities of managing the day-to-day relationships with suppliers, stock control and delivery schedules, providing CAD and design support on custom projects and be involved in the whole project lifecycle from concept through to installation and photography. This will also involve the installation of exhibition stands, showroom displays and photography sets.

You will need at least 4 years’ experience in the manufacture of high end decorative lighting, furniture or other high quality products, have excellent organisational skills and be proficient in CAD. With a practical, can-do attitude you should be good at problem-solving and have a full, clean driving licence. They are based in a beautiful area of Berkshire within close distance of the M4. 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 3D Designer (Filled)

Junior 3D Designer, Essex, FILLED, £18,000-£21,000, VB02614

This vacancy has been filled.

This company has more than 20 years of adapting and developing their specialist skills to deliver a total solution for the retail trade from design, manufacturing, consolidation and supply chain services to fit-out, installation and store opening. They work in partnership with many of the biggest retailers in the UK and Ireland and are now recruiting for a junior member of their design team to work on 3D POS and retail design, visuals and artwork.

With a degree in a product design related course you should be fluent in Solidworks and the creation of visuals, able to use the Adobe Creative Suite. You should have between 1 to 2 years’ relevant experience. 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.

CAD Technician

CAD Technician, Essex, FILLED, £Neg, VB02610

This vacancy has now been filled.

This creative, leading edge specialist foodservice consultancy has built a reputation over the last 30 years for creating some of the most inspiring and successful hospitality operations across Europe, Middle East and Africa. Passionate about food they concentrate on delivering innovative foodservice solutions with a sound practical base. Their clients are the world’s premier corporate, hotel and leisure operators. Due to a steady increase in business they are now seeking two CAD technicians to support the design team in the production of drawings efficiently and to the highest professional standards reporting to the head of department. They are seeking both an experienced technician with experience preferably from their sector and a junior technician who could be a recent graduate. Based in the greenside of Barking in attractive offices and with direct travel routes and plenty of parking, they offer great career prospects and room to develop. There is also the possibility of more creative work if design flair is shown.

The main tasks of job are to create and develop schematic and equipment layouts and updates; produce services drawings from layout drawings and fabrication elevations and sections; produce builders work requirements drawings and maintain and update symbol and literature library.

You will need previous working experience of producing CAD drawings, a good understanding of Maths and English, trained in the use of AutoCAD and competent in preparing technical drawings from sketches. A team player you should have good communication, hand writing and interpersonal skills, articulate and with excellent personal presentation.  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.