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Colour and Materials Designer 37779

  • Location: Warwickshire
  • Salary: £38.15 - 38.15 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 2 months ago

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Function: Creative design & styling
  • Contact: Rachel Meacham
  • Contact Email: Rachel.meacham@jonlee.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446112
  • Duration: contract
  • Start Date: asap
  • Expiry Date: 23 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 61158

Title: Colour and Materials Designer - 37779

Division: Design

Contract Position based at: Gaydon

Rate: up to £38.15/hr Ltd (PAYE option also available)

Position Description:

Colour and Materials Designer

Responsibilities:

  • Designing and developing colour & materials for Core (Creation and Realisation) and SVO programmes from an interior and exterior point of view from Concept through to Job 1 and beyond.
  • Development of interior/exterior body and trim finishes and surface materials in terms of colour, aesthetic and tactile qualities and the selection and application
  • A collaborative approach will be required to build on program ideas as projects as they move from Creation to Realisation, influencing the design direction of a project with a high degree of creativity and solutions that can be analysed, developed and lead independently
  • Negotiating against cost and feasibility issues to achieve customer satisfaction and detailed liaison with Interior / Exterior Designers, Sales and Marketing, Engineers and Suppliers
  • Agreeing design changes and communicating direction to team and suppliers and for coordinating suppliers to deliver on time
  • Flexibility to carry out work on different programme activities dependent on business needs.

Essential Skills and Experience:

  1. Software competency: Photoshop/Illustrator/VRED Automotive C&M Design experience
  2. Experienced as a Designer with proven experience or examples in portfolio of colour and material design application. Proficient in adobe creative suite: Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign

Experience Preferred:

  • Experience working with luxury lifestyle brands.
  • A good understanding of automotive design and delivery processes.
  • Must be able to multi-task and work on several projects simultaneously.
  • Confident communicators and comfortable presenting to internal and external stakeholders
  • Successful candidates will have modern luxury taste level and design execution

Education Required:

Relevant Design Degree Design, ideally BA or equivalent - Textile, Fashion, Graphics, Product, Automotive design or similar.

Additional Information:

** THIS POSITION IS DEEMED TO BE INSIDE IR35 **

PORTFOLIO / CASE STUDY OF WORK: All applicants must provide a Work Portfolio and/or examples of experience development studies/case studies to their application to be considered. This file must be no larger than 5MB

To apply please send your CV to rachel.meacham@jonlee.co.uk

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.