Furniture Production Designer

Careers In Design
£28000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
22 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
This company designs, manufactures and installs bespoke furniture and interiors for the high-end residential market. They work with architects, interior designers, project managers, quantity surveyors and private clients who demand the highest quality and specification. They are now seeking a Production Designer who understands furniture construction and comfortable in working within the high end residential market . The role is to be catalyst to getting the design and development into production. You will be the co-ordinator of each element of the project which can vary greatly so you will be an excellent communicator being the interface between the project manager and all suppliers, manufacturers and sub-contract teams. The role involves preparing each element of the project for manufacture and will involve regular trips to sub-contract teams around the UK. Person / Experience Required: A cabinet making background is essential The ability to convey accurate instructions and communication and drive design for manufacture Must have a clear understanding of AutoCAD and have good drawing capabilities for manufacture Experience of procurement and handling suppliers Production management knowledge would be beneficial 3D modelling using Inventor or a similar package will be needed This job was originally posted as