Designer – Furniture & Product
Reading, South West | £35,000 - £45,000K | Ref: RG-5000859
Based Reading – Bracknell
This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic fast growing & award-winning omni-channel furniture brand. This position is for a creative and commercial designer who displays passion and pride in all aspects of their work and approach.
This role requires furniture and product design experience within the retail sector. Working within their product team, you will be responsible for developing contemporary furniture; taking a brief and developing products from initial concept through to samples and final products
- Working within the product team and working to a brief this role is to design and develop contemporary furniture for categories including (but not exclusive to) upholstery, dining room, bedroom, living and garden. •You will be involved in the whole process from initial sketching through CAD development and sampling.
- Discussing designs and critiquing technical and functional capabilities, as part of the design process
Ideally having experience of an in-house design / manufacturing environment with exposure to supplier liaison and manufacturing processes. You must possess a relevant Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Product Design, Industrial Design or Engineering. With good commercial awareness and the ability to design / work with commercial pricing parameters and discuss value engineering where required.
We regret that due to the volume of applications, only successful candidates will be contacted.