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Colour and Materials Designer 37996

  • Location: Warwickshire
  • Salary: £32.27 - 32.27 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Function: Creative design & styling
  • Contact: Rachel Meacham
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446112
  • Duration: contract
  • Start Date: asap
  • Expiry Date: 29 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 61837

Title: Colour and Materials Designer - 37996

Division: Design

Contract Position based at: Gaydon

Rate: up to £32.27/hr LTD umbrella rate

Position Description:

Colour and Materials Designer required to design and develop colour & materials for the Core (Creation and Realisation) and SVO programmes from an interior and exterior point of view from Concept through to Job 1 and beyond.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the 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
  • Responsible for 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, Knowledge and Experience

  • Design software competency Photoshop/Illustrator/VRED Automotive
  • C&M Design experience
  • Automotive C&M Design experience
  • Design software skills
  • Proven Years Experience

Experience Preferred:

Global studio experience

Presentation skills, proficiency

Education Required:

Relevant Design Degree

Additional Information:


A Portfolio is required to support your application (no greater than 10MB)

To apply please send your CV to

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.