Furniture Designer

Location
Northamptonshire
Salary
c£25k
Posted
19 Aug 2021
Closes
16 Sep 2021
Ref
V03935
Contract Types
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Disciplines
Furniture, Product
Job Functions
Designer

This contract furniture manufacturer works closely with the leisure sector offering both their stylish range of furniture and bespoke items to meet clients' specific needs. Operating out of two factories to support their in-house design and manufacturing capabilities, they have a deep knowledge of sourcing in the wider European furniture market.

To help develop their business further they are seeking a Furniture Designer to work alongside their Senior Designer on furniture for the hotel sector. Your remit initially will be to assist on technical aspects using Autodesk Inventor, producing drawings for manufacturing and client approval. There will be the opportunity for the right candidate to develop, meeting clients and ultimately to handle projects independently.

Skills and Experience needed for the Furniture Designer:

  • Experience with Autodesk Inventor (or similar)
  • Minimum 1-2 years’ post studies experience within a design role
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Good phone manner as you will be talking to suppliers
  • Experience in designing wood / timber products 
  • Understanding of metals, plastics and fabrics and their inclusion in furniture

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