RWD is looking for an FF&E designer to join its team in New Forest, UK.
Original British yacht designer RWD are seeking an FF&E designer!
As a fast-paced design studio, we are looking for someone who is passionate about luxury yacht design, integrates well within the team and for whom quality of work is everything. The successful candidate will need to be adaptable and enthusiastic to play a significant role in our busy and unique studio. RWD is a stimulating company to work for; we have a genuine team ethic where work is demanding and rewarding in equal measures. The studio is idyllically located in the New Forest for a great life/work balance. There may be frequent international travel to visit our global client base and shipyards.
Reporting into the head of FF&E, the FF&E designer will prove a key team member on FF&E projects and assist in the development of the clients’ vision, including the selection of materials and finishes. Joining each project at an early stage, you’ll work closely to ensure full understanding of each design brief.
A key role within the organisation, duties will include, but not be limited to:
- interpretation of the client brief
- FF&E concept design development
- production of specification documentation
- constant liaison with client and shipyard to ensure compliance of materials
- close collaboration with project management to provide documentation in a timely and efficient manner
- attendance at events to source new suppliers and expand the supply library
The ideal candidate for this role will be an established creative, with five+ years’ experience in FF&E design and specification in either yacht, residential or very high-end commercial interiors. Outgoing and passionate about what you do, you will be comfortable working closely with clients and also other team members. Above all, your clients’ needs must be your highest priority and an ability to uphold your project brief at all time will be
This is a great time to join the team at RWD, a team offering excellent long term career potential and a chance to work on some incredibly high profile projects. Based in the New Forest you will be offered an excellent working environment, salary package and further benefits.
If you’d like to be considered, please submit an updated copy of your CV and a portfolio of current/previous projects using the ‘apply’ link below.