Design Manager

Location
England, Surrey
Salary
cĀ£40k plus bonus, pension, healthcare and employee perks
Posted
28 Apr 2017
Closes
26 May 2017
Ref
V03470
Contract Types
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Disciplines
Furniture, Interior, Other, Product

This company is a market-leading designer and manufacturer of playground, sport and fitness products including park and urban furniture for public environments. They are now entering a phase of vigorous and profitable growth and seek a creative professional to join them as a Regional Design and Proposals Manager.

They are looking for an individual who can bring in a fresh approach to the company, who will be managing a regional team of office based designers and sales administrators to deliver compelling design and sales proposals to their clients.

Person / Experience Required:

  • A team leader and people manager with an engaging and flexible approach to work and life plus the ability to inspire others
  • Commercially astute with an understanding of the selling process
  • A design background and the ability to create compelling design work, with an understanding of how design presentations impact sales
  • A strong working knowledge of commercial environments or design in the B2B sector
  • A knack for finding solutions by looking at the problem in a way others might not
  • A proficient user of Autodesk, Adobe Creative Suite & Microsoft software applications

Salary / Benefits:

Attractive salary + performance bonus
Pension scheme + private medical scheme + employee perk schemeĀ 
Full induction and continuous personal development programme