This company has an unrivalled reputation and knowledge of interior architecture for historical and period properties. They work directly with their clients who come to them for their expertise and beautiful pieces of furniture, joinery and workmanship. They currently have an opening for an individual who has both a creative and organised mind and who understands high-end and bespoke furniture and joinery. A very generous (negotiable) salary, well above the average for the area, is on offer for the right person.
The role of the Concept Designer will include: Putting together a concept package which comprises of floor plans and layouts which are then colour washed to give depth and visual impact, material palette and mood board, furniture drawings, equipment lists; Working with the team to provide costings and a budget; Taking part in client meetings and making modifications to the concepts; Liaising with the production team and project designers.
Commercially minded and numerate together with a furniture, interiors or arts degree you’ll have a minimum of 3 years’ design experience with bespoke furniture and/or joinery. You’ll need knowledge of different materials plus a creative, enquiring mind and an interest in historical research of architecture and period properties. Strong hand drawing and illustrative skills and the ability to use AutoCAD and ideally SketchUp or other graphical packages will also be needed.
Salary is in the range of £30,000 to £45,000 plus pension If this job opening sounds of interest please contact Pippa Baker on 01920 486125 for further details, or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org.