Senior Designer

  • Job Reference: EMMADES
  • Date Posted: 18 June 2024
  • Recruiter: Genesis Employment Services Ltd
  • Location: Coventry, Midlands
  • Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations, Sales & Marketing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Emma Driver
  • Email: emma@genesisemployment.net
  • Telephone: 02476553553

Job Description

Well established middle weight or senior designer who can focus on detail, guide designers & assist the design manager with checking drawing packages & present to the client. Mainstream workload for Costa Coffee’s refurbishment programme.

The programme is deadline focused, so the candidate must thrive from fast paced working.

The salary would be £35,000 to £40,000 dependant on the persons skill set.

I have noted the key aspects regarding the role below.

The candidate must have a design eye but has exceptional attention to detail. Someone who pick up an established brand quickly, check drawings to ensure consistency.

  • Learn & adopt working with a brand design quickly
  • Learn SEA standards & ensure these standards are being kept
  • Work towards design briefs & also input design guidance, advise & detail knowledge
  • Brief & guide designers on projects for schematics, full packs & checking
  • Present drawing packages on design review calls with the client twice weekly
  • Feedback to team on changes & guide where required
  • Work alongside the design lead to assist where required  

The person would need to have the following attributes

  • Knowledge of other programmes such as Photoshop & Acrobat
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Lateral thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to multitask & strong time management skills 
  • To work efficiently within a team on brand roll out programmes
  • Ability to analyse and problem-solve, adapting existing concepts into different non-standard sites
  • Attention to detail and consistency in drawing work, to produce high quality drawings
  • To work well as part of a team and also independently
  • To thrive in a fast-paced environment, working to tight deadlines with a great attitude.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Lateral thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to multitask & strong time management skills 
  • To work efficiently within a team on brand roll out programmes
  • Proficiency in Autocad 
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, especially InDesign, in collating presentation documents such as Design guides
  • Knowledge of other programmes such as Photoshop & Acrobat

Need cv’s and portfolio of work.