JOB TITLE: Assistant Interior Designer

REPORTING TO: Interior Designer

Purpose of Role: 

Support the development of strategic Product Roads working within team interior designs for new product within demanding timescales achieving timing and quality targets.

Follow industry trends and select interior design schemes for EHG UK products. Manage the change from first concept through to final implementation. Manage the retailer meetings to assist with the soft furnishings & graphic selection process leading to ultimate customer satisfaction.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Keep up to date with the latest interior design trends and innovations available.
  • Monitor and critique interior design trends and developments in the leisure vehicle industry.
  • Assist from selection through to final implementation:
    • Complementary lighting, design features and colour schemes covering the main vehicle habitation areas (lounge, kitchen, bathroom, bedroom).
    • Soft furnishings and fabric designs, styles and make-up of upholstery, cushions, curtains, bedding and floor coverings.
    • Styling and colour schemes for ovens, hobs, fridges, microwaves, worktops, vanity units, wallcoverings and exterior graphics.
  • Creating Product Designs in 3D and detailed 2D drawings
  • Work closely within multi-disciplined teams to ensure customer requirements are achieved and projects are delivered on time and to the required quality level.
  • Meeting with suppliers to maintain excellent working relationships with current and potential suppliers of fabrics, materials, furnishings, and fittings.
  • Advise the product retailers throughout the fabric and graphic selection process to final specification.
  • Available to travel in the UK and abroad for supplier or retailer meetings & events.

This job description is not exhaustive and is subject to continuous change, in consultation with the postholder.

QUALIFICATIONS

Essential: 

Further education (FE) Interior design or similar qualification

Desireable: 

Educated to degree level (or equivalent knowledge/experience)

KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE

Essential: 

Experience in the use of a 3D CAD package
Experience of handling multiple tasks/projects
Knowledge of manufacturing processes and materials as they relate to design and manufacturing.

Desirable:

Prior experience using Autodesk Inventor
Experience using Vault PDM Software
3ds Max

SKILLS

Essential: 

Excellent verbal, written and   presentation skills
Self-motivated with a high degree of creativity and initiative.
Lateral thinking with the ability to provide realistic and innovative design solutions.

PERSONAL 

Essential:

Creative flair.
Excellent attention to detail.
Ability to prioritise own workload.
Good organisational and communication skills.

Normal Working Hours:

Mon,Tues,Wed & Thurs - 08:00 to 17:00

Fri - 08:00 - 13:00 

The post holder would be required to work the hours necessary to fulfil the requirements of the role.

Rate: Up To £22,429 dependent on experience 

How to apply: Please forward a cover letter and up to date CV to recruitment@erwinhymergroup.co.uk

Closing Date: 14th December 2021