Furniture Designer

Recruiter
Careers in Design
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent salary and benefit scheme
Posted
10 Nov 2017
Closes
10 Dec 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This fast growing British manufacturer of furniture, upholstery, lighting, rugs and textiles have 3 showrooms in London alongside their retail website. At the hub of activity in their Head Office they are now seeking a Furniture Designer to help expand their team and company.

The designer will be responsible for developing and designing across all their products with key responsibilities to include:

  • Design development, including new product concepts and supporting hand sketches across upholstery and cabinetry
  • Autonomous production of detailed drawings using AutoCAD
  • Creating 3D renders using 3DS Max
  • Liaising with suppliers, with the potential for supplier visits within Europe and to the Far East
  • Creating assembly instructions


Person / Experience Required:

  • A keen creative eye with a passion for furniture and design
  • Minimum of 3 years experience of producing detailed drawings of upholstery
  • AutoCAD and 3DS Max literacy
  • Able to see products through from conception to production
  • 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
  • Self-motivated with a can-do attitude


Benefits include: 25 days holiday, extra half day for Xmas Shopping, excellent staff discount, childcare voucher scheme, cycle to work scheme, free flu jab annually, pension scheme. refer a friend bonus scheme and most importantly a lush supply of fruit and healthy snacks delivered each week!


This job was originally posted as www.retailchoice.com/job/77585755