Product Development Designer

Leeds
Negotiable
08 Nov 2012
06 Dec 2012
380143-UKen
Rebecca McLarty
Permanent
Full Time
The Company

A vacancy has arisen for a Product Designer to join a Product Development Team. The right candidate will be highly motivated, possess excellent project management skills and display outstanding ability in multi-disciplined project groups producing innovative designs to keep us at the forefront of the furniture market. The role will be to produce detailed drawings, costings and specifications for all products produced and procured by the company, whilst maintaining and improving the brand image of all product groups. To succeed you will have considerable design flair and a desire to influence the designs of the future.

The Role

Responsibilities:·Processing designs through prototyping and detailed drawings·Working to agreed project timescales and defined budgets·Finalising drawings for suppliers, manufacturing or customers·Generating prototype drawings for development with our skilled technicians·Creating specifications, bill of materials and costs to prove the validity of all projects developed.·Visiting exhibitions, suppliers and customers to ensure we are kept at the forefront of design and new productsThe successful applicant should have a good knowledge of our products and systems, and be able to work effectively as part of a team. Excellent organisational, numerical and communication skills and a keen eye for detail will be required, as well as flexibility. You must be confident in using Autocad and Photoshop, experience of using Autocad Inventor would be an advantage and you must be self motivated and willing to work as part of a dynamic team.You will be computer literate, able to work under pressure, maintain deadlines and be personally presentable at all times.You must hold a full UK driving licence

Salary & Benefits

Competitive salary & additional benefits Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.