Project Designer. London. 6 Month Contract. £160-£170 per day.

Our client is seeking a Project Designer. The role will be varied and challenging; you will be required to work across several briefs to create compelling and original design work for their potential future clients’ needs. You will need to be able to use your initiative to work without close supervision and reach tight deadlines, both alone and part of the wider design team. You will be presentable, confident with good client skills as you will be required to meet and discuss briefs with potential clients during the sales pitching process. Strong skills in AutoCAD, Sketch Up, InDesign and Photoshop are essential.

Key Objectives

-To work as an integrated and compelling member of the creative pitch team, supporting, assisting and learning from other designers in order to create outstanding design solutions which fulfil our potential client’s needs and stretch their imaginations.
-To use all your sensory skills to consistently produce very high quality creative responses to their clients’ briefs, in order to be appointed on every pitch in which you participate or originate.

Key Responsibilities

-To support and work with the project pitch team.
-To learn and share creative ideas with the designers and strive to grow the level of design quality.
-To stretch the imagination and consistently produce creative responses to pitches.
-To space plan using Autocad and to become an expert with significant speed and dexterity.
-To introduce new products, finishes and trends to the entire team.
-To take client briefs and document for the project team.
-To present design solutions to clients either on your own or as part of an integrated team.
-Production of presentation montage boards, ensuring good liaison and co-ordination for the designs that you are responsible for, with other team members specification details and budgets.
-The presentation of design requirements interpreted as design schemes in the format of presentation boards, montage boards and visuals to support the sales team’s successful award of projects and retention of clients.
-To consistently raise the standard of presentations both through design content, material and technology
-To consistently learn, to visit exhibitions, furniture show and product launches.
-To develop the use of Photoshop and other electronic presentation media within the business.
-To offer our clients exceptional client service of speed, transparency and honesty.
-To be budget aware when creating a design.
-To openly share your views with the wider team and participate in the success strategy of the business.

Required Skills and Experience

-A strong working proficiency in AutoCad, Photoshop and InDesign
-At least 3-5 years of relevant experience as Project Designer
-Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential
-Provide support to the project pitch team to deliver winning concepts
-To consistently learn, to visit exhibitions, furniture shows and product launches
-To stretch the imagination and consistently produce creative responses to pitches that challenge themselves and their clients.
-To consistently raise the standard of presentations both through design content, material and technology.
-Consistently offer their clients exceptional service of speed, transparency and well-considered designs.
-To openly share your views with the wider team and lead a successful design strategy that delivers on the company’s core values.
-Production of presentation montage boards, ensuring good liaison and co-ordination for the designs that you are responsible for, with other team members specification details and budgets.
-Some knowledge of the legislative issues within the industry
-Creative skills that are focused and can work to tight deadlines in a fast-paced industry
-Skills in showing ideas through hand sketches preferred, or the use of Sketch Up to express ideas to collaborate with Visualisation and Precontracts
-Confident personality, with team player attitude
-Eager to learn, collaborative attitude
-Advanced level of English language skills, both written and verbal
 

 

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