Furniture Designer


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Industrial Design June 15, 2017 Artichoke Ltd Bristol, UK

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Founded in 1992, Artichoke specialises in the bespoke traditional design, manufacture and installation of fine quality kitchens, fitted furniture and architectural joinery, together with the full conversion of town and country properties. Every design we undertake is individual and bespoke to the client brief, making each project unique.

We are looking for a creative and experienced Project Designer to join our busy team based in our design studios in Cheddar, Somerset (near Bristol and Bath).

We work for financially elite individuals who expect professional and outstanding design solutions, product, and service. Candidates will therefore need to demonstrate a flair for creative solutions to design conundrums. You will need to have an acute attention to detail and be extremely thorough in the design and delivery of your projects. A good working knowledge of kitchen design and appliances would be an advantage.

The minimum requirement for application is a designer with five years’ experience in a similar commercial environment. The successful applicant will be someone who meets the following requirements:

  • Proficient AutoCAD 2D user
  • You will need to demonstrate a flair for creative solutions to design conundrums
  • Attention to detail is needed and extreme thoroughness in the design and delivery of projects
  • A good understanding of British period furniture and joinery detailing
  • An understanding of mechanical and electrical services in relation to fitted furniture, kitchens, and bathrooms
  • Excellent written and spoken English for communication purpose
  • Experience of Interior measured surveying would be useful

Pay is offered at competitive rates and will be commensurate with experience.

All applications need to include a CV, photographs or a portfolio of recent work, references and a covering letter explaining why you think you should be considered for the position.