Furniture Designer, South West England

Furniture Designer, South West England, £neg, V03123

WE HAVE FILLED THIS VACANCY.

This company designs and makes of the finest quality bespoke kitchens, fitted furniture and architectural joinery. Everything they design is completely bespoke, and their team of designers, cabinet-makers, project managers and fitters are all dedicated to making furniture of the topmost quality, delivered with outstanding service, discretion and integrity.

They are now seeking a Furniture Designer to design bespoke projects from a client brief, but as it is all about the individual and their capabilities then they might consider instead a more junior designer or production engineer. If this were the case then additional training and support can be provided.

This is a role for an individual who thrives on attention to detail and excels creatively. The successful candidate will be fluent in interior space planning and the design of fitted furniture, kitchens and bathrooms with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in high-end design projects. You will need the ability to manage project financials, obtain quotations and manage external suppliers such as bespoke metal work and stone suppliers. You’ll need good knowledge of historical furniture and architectural details as well as a flair for contemporary design.

Other skills required include a basic knowledge of building structure, mechanical / electrical services and site surveys. You’ll need to be AutoCAD and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) proficient with good literacy and communication skills, both verbal and written. If your skills are less creative then strong AutoCAD, SketchUp and / or Inventor will be needed to match a more technical role.

Salary is negotiable. 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.

Colour and Design Manager, Nottingham

Colour and Design Manager, Nottingham, £Neg, V03106-1

NOW FILLED.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the team involved in a brand new project for one of our major blue chip clients. A global brand and market leader in the decorative paints sector they are widely recognised for being the colour authority. Help us build on that position as part of the team responsible for launching and delivering a new, live, colour and interior design e-consultancy service through social media and other digital channels.

Location – The service is due to launch in Summer 2015 and will be based at our Nottingham offices.

We’re looking for talented, creative individuals with previous design and management experience to fill the following role Colour and Design Manager / CDM

Working hours – we will be operating extended opening hours across seven days so you must be prepared to work shifts including weekends. Full-time and part-time opportunities are available for the right candidates. Salary is negotiable.

Excited by the prospect of leading a team and building our reputation as the authority on colour and interior design? Then please send your CV and covering letter to…..

Colour and Design Consultant, Nottingham

Colour and Design Consultant, Nottingham, £Neg, V03106-2

NOW FILLED.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the team involved in a brand new project for one of our major blue chip clients. A global brand and market leader in the decorative paints sector they are widely recognised for being the colour authority. Help us build on that position as part of the team responsible for launching and delivering a new, live, colour and interior design e-consultancy service through social media and other digital channels.

Location – The service is due to launch in Summer 2015 and will be based at our Nottingham offices.

We’re looking for talented, creative individuals to fill several roles as Colour and Design Consultants

Working hours – well be operating extended opening hours across seven days so you must be prepared to work shifts including weekends. Full-time and part-time opportunities are available for the right candidates.

Excited by the prospect of joining our team and building their reputation as the authority on colour and interior design? Then please send your CV and covering letter to…….

Kitchen Designer, London (FILLED)

Kitchen Designer, London, £20,000 to £25,000 + commission, V03101

WE HAVE FILLED THIS VACANCY.

This fast growing bespoke joinery / interior design and build company designs and manufactures award winning kitchens, freestanding furniture and luxury residential refurbishments. They have grown a reputation for developing innovative but practical designs, with ambitious use of materials. They are currently looking for a creative kitchen designer to initially work out of their West London showroom, but able to travel around London when needing to see clients.

The ideal candidate will be creative and passionate about fabrics, colours and interiors with 3+ years’ experience within a high-end / bespoke kitchen or furniture company. You’ll be able to build relationships with clients and have excellent communication skills both written and verbal (fluency in English is essential). CAD skills needed are AutoCAD or AutoKitchen in both 2D and 3D, as well as the ability to use Microsoft Office including Excel.

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 Interior Designer / Design Manager, London (Filled)

Senior Interior Designer / Design Manager, London, £45k to £55k, V03096

We have filled this vacancy.

This design led bespoke interior design and build company creates award-winning kitchens, freestanding furniture and luxury residential refurbishments. Their client base is mostly in London and on high-end prime properties.

A new role has arisen out of their growing business, particularly on residential refurbishments and integrating their different divisions under “one roof”. This role is for a senior interior designer / manager who can take an overview of all the design work being undertaken in-house throughout the company spanning kitchens, bathrooms, joinery and interior design. This will be to guide and advise, ensuring all the work meets their design standards and fits in with the profile of the company. In other words, managing the “brand”.

With a degree in Interior Design or similar, you’ll need at least 6 years’ interior design experience to include residential properties in the London marketplace and excellent communication and interpersonal skills. They are looking for an ideas person who can help drive the business forward and able to look at the broader picture.

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.

Design Engineer – Lighting, Essex

Design Engineer – Lighting, Essex, £25,000 – £30,000, V03094

WE HAVE FILLED THIS VACANCY.

This company is one of the UK’s premier designers and producers of contemporary domestic and hotel lighting and have a reputation for innovative designs, high quality manufacture and reliable performance. Recent growth of over 35% in the past year means that they need to add to their 5-strong design team and are looking for a talented individual with imagination and ambition. They are looking for a candidate who is happy to start at the end of May / beginning of June 2015.

The successful candidate will be degree qualified with at least 2 years’ product design engineering experience, lighting design would be an advantage. You’ll need a thorough understanding of product development and engineering and a good knowledge of a variety of manufacturing processes plus experience of SolidWorks or other similar CAD software. This is a chance to work in a forward-looking company that has high ambitions and offers above average remuneration and a non-contributory pension scheme.

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.

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.