Position: Mid Weight FF&E Designer
We have a client based in London who are looking for an Midweight FF&E Designer to join the studio team - they are based in central London
Experience in delivering FF&E packages for large-scale commercial projects (e.g., hotels/cruise ships) is essential, as well as impeccable organisational, research and communication skills. Experience or a background in procurement would be a definite bonus.
The ideal candidate must be able to demonstrate the following:
Proficiency in Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Excel, and confidence in using an Apple Mac computer. Familiarity with navigating Vectorworks a bonus but not essential.
An extensive understanding of finishes, furniture, and lighting, with a knowledge of contract furniture suppliers.
Experience completing specifications to a high standard of clarity.
Ability to generate and manage FF&E and OS&E schedules and keep track of the supply chain (lead times, quantities, certifications etc).
An ability to create sample boards for client presentations to a high standard.
An ability to work as part of a larger team, but also independently on projects where required.
An ability to hit the ground running and be self-motivated, supported by their previous experience taking ownership of the FF&E on projects.
A personable, positive, confident, and grounded demeanour.
Excellent written, visual, and verbal communication skills, for succinctly communicating concepts and information to a variety of people involved in the project: in house, external 3D visual artists, clients, and contractors. Strong English is essential.
A positive attitude towards mucking in is required, as the FF&E team all help with keeping the library and layout area tidy and functioning! It is also essential that the candidate can travel (often at short notice) to locations within the UK and abroad.
As well as a full cv can you please send 5 or 6 examples of work that we can present to the client, the best way to do this is on a PDF document all in a single folder no more than 5-9mb in size.
Please make sure that your full address and details are included in your application for this role.