Senior Designer – Furniture & Product
Reading, South West | £45,000 - 60,000K | Ref: RG-5000858
Based Reading, Bracknell
You will be the Senior Designer within the team with responsibility to manage the output of the design team, whilst developing and mentoring less experienced colleagues.
The key focus of the role is to design and develop contemporary, innovative, affordable products to launch into target growth categories. Working within our 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.
You must have 7+ years’ experience in a product design / furniture role.
Good commercial awareness and the ability to design / work with commercial pricing parameters and discuss value engineering where required.
Strong knowledge of furniture construction, materials, finishes, structural and performance properties.
We regret that due to the volume of applications, only successful candidates will be contacted.