Harrods is seeking a senior designer to join its team in London.
As a senior designer, you’ll deliver a wide range of luxury projects from concept development and liaising with the stakeholders to manage and execute the design on time and budget. You’ll responsible for delivering the defined activities and projects from the HID strategy through the team by monitoring work, redlining corrections and ensuring that the approved processes and procedures are followed. You’ll actively oversee and be involved in the design, production and delivery of all bespoke items, including carrying out technical delivery and accurate drawing packages in line with client brief. By working closely with procurement team, you’ll ensure products are fully specified, on budget and within the lead times agreed.
As the world’s luxury emporium, we deliver a magical, memorable experience for customers. This makes us uniquely challenging for creative minds, to protect and grow our brand demands extraordinary composure, creativity and commerciality. Harrods’ global brand offers uniquely exciting challenges, and we nurture a supportive environment where creativity, resilience and commercial awareness make anything possible. As a senior designer, you’ll build and nurture key relationships across Harrods, suppliers and clients to leverage opportunities and raise the profile of Harrods interior design.
You’ll have an in-depth knowledge of interior architecture and FF&E products and finishes, their fabrication techniques and operational applications. You’ll possess superb organisation skills, proactive in approach and have strong attention to detail. You’ll demonstrate a high degree of time management skill and constantly seek to streamline processes and procedures to increase quality and efficiency. You’ll have great communication skills to coordinate and liaise effectively with all internal and external parties. By demonstrating excellent leadership skills, you’ll be overseeing, inspiring and mentoring the team. Technical skills to include AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, SketchUp and Microsoft Office applications.
Our promise to you
We pride ourselves on challenging conventional thinking and making the impossible possible. If you share our positive approach, this is a career move that will open doors for you. You’ll gain experience across the business while working at the heart of a fast-paced and prestigious team.
For our part, we’ll recognise your ideas with excellent opportunities for long-term career progress, plus a strong package. This includes generous pension and life insurance, staff discounts of up to 33% on Harrods’ products, 25 days’ holiday and your birthday off.
At Harrods we believe the personality and authenticity of our people sets us apart. We celebrate and invite applications from all cultures, backgrounds, tastes and experiences and are proud of our culture.