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Senior architectural, interiors and FF&E designer
at Barlow & Barlow

Barlow & Barlow is seeking a senior architectural, interiors and FF&E designer to join its team in London.

Barlow & Barlow are looking for a creative and organised individual who will work alongside Lucy and Joshua, Barlow & Barlow’s directors. To lead numerous high level design led and FF&E residential and commercial projects throughout the UK and overseas.

The ideal candidate must be confident running a project from conception through to completion, a forward thinker, loyal to the studio, a team player, creative and upbeat person who can hold their own with clients, suppliers and project teams alike and have a passion for architecture, interiors and art.

Skills and qualifications:

  • graduated with an architectural or interior design degree
  • at least five years’ post-graduate experience in the residential market
  • commercial project experience would also be an advantage
  • full proficiency using Autocad, Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Suite
  • experience using Estimac would also be advantageous
  • experience working on all aspects of design and FF&E projects
  • a clear understanding of a project’s timeline and most importantly deadlines
  • project budgeting and forecasting
  • good supplier and product knowledge
  • fluent in spoken and written English
  • impeccable and concise communication and presentation skills, verbal and written
  • an exceptional eye for detail, colour and knowledge of FF&E suppliers

Job description:

  • strong knowledge of both Interior Architecture and FF&E, with the technical understanding to support working across both sides of the business
  • together with the other senior designers, lead and direct the creative and conceptual stages of the project
  • ability to push the team, inspire new ideas, helping to source new furniture, antiques and art and bring original and fresh thoughts to the studio
  • ability to deliver a strong pitch or presentation with confidence in public speaking
  • overseeing middleweight designers across various projects
  • confidence and experience in skilled space planning
  • experience in managing large and complex FF&E budgets, procurement and installations
  • attending regular internal design team meetings and assisting the designers on the conceptual and technical side of the design process
  • establishing detailed project timelines with internal milestones and leading kick-off meetings at each design phase/wrap-up meetings on handover
  • able to respond effectively to complex questions whilst working and switching between various projects
  • able to develop detailed specifications
  • manage and check information produced by sub-contractors

Please submit your covering letter, CV and portfolio via the ‘apply’ link below.

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