Product Designer

Recruiter
Amazonia Recruitment Ltd
Location
South Ruislip
Posted
15 Apr 2018
Closes
16 May 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a sucessful family run business specialising in product design and supply of high high end luxury goods and accessories to the Hotel and Hospitality industry.

Currently undergoing expansion - opening new offices in the USA and UAE are on the horizon they now seek a talented product designer ideally you will have a degree in product design or HND equivelent qualification

Responsibilities

They are looking for someone to play an essential role in product design for their range of home ware accessories

    • research new product opportunities that may benefit the business
    • use yourdesign skills and technical knowledge to improve the way that existing products work and look, and/or produce them at a lower cost.
    • you may also be involved in designing entirely new products.
      • be creative with an eye for shape and colour
      • understand different materials and production methods
      • have technical, practical and scientific knowledge and ability
      • be interested in the way clients choose and use products.
      • Responsibilities can vary, but are likely to involve:

        • meeting clients or colleagues to discuss the design brief
        • working closely with model makers, sales and marketing staff
        • understanding technology, production methods and materials (such as textiles, metals and plastics)
        • working within budgets
        • working to deadlines
        • researching similar products and developing ideas
        • making sketches of ideas by hand or computer, and developing the most effective ideas into detailed drawings using specialist computer software
        • presenting their ideas to colleagues and clients at various stages of the design process
        • modifying your ideas according to the feedback they receive at these sessions
        • making presentations to potential clients in order to win new contracts.

    - creative flair, originality and a strong visual sense

    - computer skills:

    • Rhino
    • Keyshot
    • Adobe photoshop
    • Adobe In design
    • Adobe Illustrator ( helpful but not essential)

    Be creative and have an interest in accessories would be a bonus

  • Able to work on multiple tasks and projects at one time
  • Excellent communication skills with colleagues and management
  • Excellent written English

based in Ruislip, Middlesex the hours of work are 9am-6pm benefits include free lunch daily and free car parking

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