Experienced Furniture Designer
Salary £30,000+ subject to qualifications and Experience
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Our client, based in the outskirts of Leeds, is a market leader in the residential furniture industry, working with clients such as Hilton, De Vere, Holiday Inn & Crowne Plaza. Their ethos is to provide a fun, informal, but highly professional working environment.
The role will be twofold:
1. Work with our clients customers and project managers to interpret their briefs and produce accurate manufacturing drawings for our factory to manufacture.
2. Coordinate the ideas of our designers, sales team and project managers and along with your own ideas and research, develop new ranges of contract furniture for the hotel market.
Ideally you will possess strong design skills and communication skills, enabling you to translate any brief you are given into a market leading product. Although not essential, it would be preferred if you have experience of working within the contract furniture industry in a design role. You will have a good eye for detail and be able to communicate at all levels.
You will need to possess competent CAD skills and be able to work well under your own initiative as well as being a keen team player.
Essential skills required:
Solidworks software experience
Furniture design experience
Desirable skills required:
Contract furniture experience
New product development
Sales presentation design development
Understanding of the commercial contract furniture marketplace
Furniture design qualifications
If you feel that your skills and experience match the role criteria then please send your cv by return