Product Designer

Tate Guildford
Guildford, Surrey
06 Jul 2017
04 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

*** Product Designer***



Guildford, Surrey

Free Onsite parking

International company based in Guildford, Surrey is seeking a Special Products Designer.

Design and development of special products, salesforce assistance and quotations.

The ideal candidate will be the liaison between the UK market and production, will constantly be in contact with European Headquarters and work closely to the UK Purchasing team when local conversions are required.

Duties include but are not limited to:

Managing special products by spec across the UK and Europe

Make assembly drawings for the clients

Producing datasheets

Make quotations

Speak directly with the sale engineers or clients

Make production drawings for the factory or local suppliers

Work with the buyers to find new materials, components or purchased luminaires

Coordinating the local conversion

Technical assistance to the local suppliers

Contact the headquarter to ask for information, prices, technical drawings

Coordinating the prototypes construction

Assist team in identifying process improvements

Production planning

Some administrative duties & occasional errands

Exposure to working in other departments to get a feel for how each aspect affects the business


Strong writing & computer skills

3D/2D modelling background

Interest in architectural and industrial design

High technical level

High capacity for problem solving

Interest in project management

Must thrive under pressure

Excellent telephone manner

Excellent attention to detail and accuracy

Highly organised and disciplined work habits

Must be flexible team player in accommodating overtime at short notice during peak times

Must be comfortable dealing with the sale engineers, buyers and suppliers

For further details on this vacancy, please contact the Guildford, Tate office.