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Position: Kitchen Designer
Salary: £20-25k Basic + Commission
We are delighted to be recruiting for an award winning, bespoke Independent whose ethos is one of reliability, craftmanship and durability. They offer contemporary designs and truly bespoke solutions for the heart of the home; the kitchen.
As a well-established company they are growing their creative team and have an opportunity for a Kitchen Designer to join the business. They are looking for a passionate and confident designer who has great project management skills, a creative eye, attention to detail and a natural sales ability. Working with high-end clientele you need the confidence to hold your own.
The Role: Kitchen Designer
A kitchen designer works with clients to discuss all aspects of creating, remodelling, or updating the kitchen area of their home. Basic knowledge in discussing building materials, themes, colours, patterns, and room layout with a client is required. Sketches needs to be produced and drawings based on what the client tells you he or she wants, which will serve as a basic plan for the remodelling of the kitchen.
The role includes annual sales of kitchens with an annual target of £350K.
Working with supervision, shadowing senior designers, small projects to be run independently.
A designer will form relationships with the customers and manage projects from initial concept to completion.
You will participate in taking a brief from the client, assist in the drawing and help to prepare the presentation. You will sit in on presentations, assist in doing amendments and strategize on how to close the client alongside the senior designer.
A designer will have help to produce contracts and to put kitchens into production. You will assist in the checking of orders and contracts, to start to get more experience in pricing and profit margins.
The Candidate: Kitchen Designer
Basic knowledge in appliances is required to describe differences in features and functions with clients.
Skills and experience required:
•Experience in designing kitchens to retail customers in the UK as a Technical designer or similar role.
•Interior design, Product design or architectural background.
•Ambition to work to and meet sales targets
•Excellent written and spoken communication skills.
•Well organised and good attention to detail is essential.
•You will have an outgoing and positive personality with confidence in your own design and ability.
•Be able to use CAD software to design the kitchens, this is essential
•Other skills required: Sharp, creative eye; good listening, drafting, layout skills and architect scales, administrative skills.
If you are excited by this opportunity and feel you have the experience and attitude to become part of our clients team then please get in contact with Gemma Creasey on 01435 873941, email email@example.com or apply online.