MW/Senior Furniture/Cabinetry Designer - leading brand

Recruiter
RHR
Location
London
Salary
£35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
01 Aug 2018
Closes
29 Aug 2018
Ref
JTSFD
Contact
Jenny Taylor
Function
Design
Job Type
Permanent
Reporting to the Head of Design and Buying my client is looking for a Senior Furniture Designer oozing with inspiration! You will be responsible for developing and designing across all products, as part of a small but perfectly formed team.

Must have cabinetry experience to be considered!

Key Responsibilities:
●Design development including new product concepts and supporting hand sketches across upholstery and cabinetry.
●Autonomous production of detailed drawings to the highest standard using ANY 3D software.
●Liaising with suppliers and capturing development notes to ensure work is being made as specified, with potential for supplier visits within Europe and the Far East.
●Creating assembly instructions.
●Supporting internal teams on ad hoc design queries.

Skills and Experience Required:
●A keen creative eye with a passion for furniture and design.
●Experience within a design team producing detailed drawings of upholstery and/or cabinetry, seeing products through from conception to production.
●Flexibility and adaptability to work to tight deadlines.
●Ability to work autonomously and on multiple projects simultaneously.
●A good understanding of furniture production methods and materials and the UK furniture market.
●Strong written and verbal communication skills.
●A determination for developing high quality products.
●Maintaining a high level of consistency with quality of work.
●Good organisational skills.
●Self-motivating with a 'can-do' attitude.