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Junior Furniture Designer

Location:
Syston
Hours Per Week:
40
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Advertising End Date:
15 Apr 2019
Job Description
As a Junior Furniture Designer, you will be supporting Designers by researching and sourcing new product and material trends. An ideal candidate will have to be highly creative, high attention to detail, have a passion for products and have customer orientated thinking. You’ll report to the Head of Design and be given training & support to develop your career. 
 
Responsibilities include:
  • Working on our Furniture range, including Kids Furniture, Kids Storage and Bathroom Furniture
  • Keeping up to date with current lifestyle trends
  • Creating product boards for strategy
  • Energetic and self-motivated with great time management and organisational skills
  • Up to date with the sales performance of my department products to ensure future trend packs are kept commercial
  • Experience using Adobe Creative suite, especially Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Supporting the buying and technology team in aesthetically approving products for launch
  • Actively looking for ways to keep everything we do simple, allowing time for focusing on the customer
Qualifications

What do I need to have?

  • Must have studied at Degree level in 3D Product Design - Preferably specialising in Cabinet Furniture
  • A strong understanding of timber and joints
  • Experience in adobe creative suite - Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator
  • Experience in 3D CAD tools such as Rhino & V ray
  • An interest in Homewares and retail
  • Creative flair and strong problem-solving skills
  • Great communication skills
  • A keen eye for detial
  • A great communicator
  • Must welcome constructive criticism
Benefits
 
  • Annual leave days
  • Staff discount
  • Birthday paid day off
  • Charity paid day off
  • Share save scheme
  • Peoples pension
  • Gym discount
  • Cycle to work
  • Mobile phone discount
  • Plus many more from restaurant, cinema, hotel discounts and discounts on fashion retailers!