Retail Interior Designer
Head Office - Kean St, London

Job reference: 000862

Location: Head Office - Kean St, London

Closing date: 11/02/2018

Department: Architecture & Interior Design

Based in our London office, the Retail Interior Designer will work as part of a team of talented in-house Shop Designers on all shop design projects in respect of design and installation of new shops and updates to existing shop fits.  We require a skilled middle weight designer to join the growing team in order to help deliver luxury retail environments from concept to detailed design. This role will provide a positive opportunity for a designer looking for an exciting career move to work as part of a dedicated design team for a luxury British fashion brand.

•    To design and produce concept, layout and detailed drawing packages for new and existing retail projects.
•    Producing sample boards for new projects and working closely with managers in order to ensure designs meet commercial requirements.
•    Liaising with external partners including briefing manufacturers and supervising installation.
•    Overseeing the delivery of numerous franchise and wholesale retail projects in the U.K. and abroad whilst ensuring they are delivered to time-bound deadlines.
•    To keep abreast of trends, ideas and new materials with a relevance to shop design.

Essential Experience and Skills Required: 
•    A minimum of a 2:1 BA Hons Architecture Degree or Interior Architecture/Design, Product and Furniture Design or equivalent.
•    The ability to effectively work on multiple design projects at once whilst maintaining high standards of work.
•    Highly computer literate with knowledge of design packages including Vectorworks. It is also desirable to have experience in Adobe, Cinema 4D and Solidworks software. 
•    A minimum of 3 years previous credible experience at every stage of the design process from concept to completion.
•    Experience of project management in order to work effectively with manufacturers and business partners in disparate locations. 
•    Ability to think creatively and visualise design concepts in order to explain these to others.

About You:
•    Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
•    Highly organised with exceptional prioritisation and planning skills. 
•    Passion for Interior Design, Architecture and a strong interest in furniture and fashion.
•    Highly self-motivated with the ability to work to own initiative and meet key deadlines. 
•    A team member who has the ability to deal with people at all levels in order to build effective working relationships both internally and externally.
•    Well-presented and smart appearance. 

In addition to the annual salary this role attracts:
A generous Clothing Allowance
Discretionary discount on PSL goods
An annual leave entitlement of 28 days, inclusive of Bank Holidays increasing by one day per year up to a maximum of 33 days

Please note this role requires that you submit a link within the application form, to a colour portfolio containing work examples totalling no more than 10 pages. This should be available for 4 weeks after the advert closing date. 



The closing date for this job has now passed.