Full Job Description
Interior Designer-2Harrods Interior Design has an immediate vacancy for a highly driven and talented Interior Designer with over 3 years’ experience to join its studio in London.
The successful candidate will work exclusively on high end residential projects within the UK and internationally.
Harrods Interior Design is a multidisciplinary practice of designers, architects and stylists committed to delivering outstanding luxury interiors. We strive to give every client an exceptional experience and a unique and tailored design.
As the world’s luxury emporium, we deliver a magical, memorable experience for customers. This makes us uniquely challenging for creative minds, to protect and grow our brand demands extraordinary composure, creativity and commerciality. Harrods’ global brand offers uniquely exciting challenges, and we nurture a supportive environment where creativity, resilience and commercial awareness make anything possible.
As Interior Designer, you will assist in delivering a wide range of luxury projects from concept design, preparing high-quality rendered presentations and though to installation. An in-depth knowledge of FF&E products and suppliers is a requirement, with a creative flair and love of researching new products and finishes.
Assists the Senior Designer in the delivery of large projects from concept through to completion and capable of autonomously and efficiently leading smaller FF&E projects.
Excellent time management, planning and organisational skills.
Turn around design presentations and sample mood boards to consistently high standards and with tight deadlines.
Prepares detailed drawing proposals and schedules including FF&E specifications and bespoke joinery drawings.
Assist with the development and curation of the materials library and assist building contacts with suppliers and fabricators.
Carries out site, quality control and snagging visits to ensure design intent and quality is maintained to the highest level and reports accurately and adequately, following Company processes.
Qualifications and experience
Formal qualification from an accredited architectural or interior design institute.
Minimum 3 years’ post graduation experience working in the high-end residential sector.
Vast knowledge of FF&E products, finishes and suppliers.
Strong design skills with a flair for client presentations.
Strong technical knowledge (joinery and detail design).
Experience designing contemporary, California-style interiors an advantage
Must have a high level of proficiency in AutoCAD with minimum 3 years’ experience.
Must have a high level of proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite.
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel for programming and project schedules.
Proficiency in 3D modelling and freehand sketching skills an advantage.
Our promise to you
We pride ourselves on challenging conventional thinking and making the impossible possible. If you share our positive approach, this is a career move that will open doors for you. You will gain experience across the business while working at the heart of a fast-paced and prestigious team.
For our part, we will recognise your ideas with excellent opportunities for long-term career progress, plus a strong package. This includes generous pension and life insurance, staff discounts of up to 33% on Harrods’ products, 25 days’ holiday and your birthday off.
At Harrods we believe the personality and authenticity of our people sets us apart. We celebrate and invite applications from all cultures, backgrounds, tastes and experiences and are proud of our culture where people from all walks of life can grow and thrive. What makes you unique makes us exceptional.
If you want to know more about our people and our culture, search #TogetherHarrods on LinkedIn, Facebook or Instagram.
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