Furniture Designer - Six Month Contract
Zachary Daniels are delighted to be partnered with a highly desirable retailer based in the North West, who are looking to appoint an experienced Furniture Designer to join their in house design team on a 6 month freelance basis. Responsible for driving the design and development of new furniture ranges across several of our clients furniture categories, including living and dining, BedCabs, kids furniture, beds and garden furniture. You will work hand in hand with the Buyer in driving this in line with the wider business strategy.
It will be your responsibility to produce design briefs and packs supported by hand sketches, 3D models and renders as well as technical drawings and you will regularly conduct competitive shops to monitor new product launches, reporting any key finds or missed opportunities back to the business.
The successful Furniture Designer will regularly liaise with suppliers and sourcing teams, reviewing and refining samples with the wider teams prior to product launch. You'll be expected to make regular trips to Europe and the Far East.
It is imperative that you possess a good knowledge of Solidworks 3D modelling packages, able to produce renders and detailed drawings for design brief packs. You'll be fluent with Adobe Creative Suite, Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign and will have demonstrable experience designing trend focused, inspiring furniture ranges, seeing them through from inception to production. You'll be a self-motivated individual with the ability to prioritise your workload whilst working on multiple projects at one time.
Sound of interest? Apply today to find out more!