Design and Projects Manager - Product Engineering

Location
England, Gloucestershire
Salary
£45000 - £55000 per annum + car / car allowance, phone, pension
Posted
13 March 2017
Closes
11 April 2017
Ref
V03460
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A Design and Projects Manager is sought by this designer and manufacturer of seating for auditorium and concourse venues. They offer a wide range of market focused and design-led products delivering prestigious projects both in the UK and overseas.

This role involves the day-to-day management of departmental issues; delivering project design proposals; managing the production of prototypes and samples; project managing the expectations of each job and leading the design and project team.

The successful candidate will need to have a high degree of capability in design (preferably in a furniture related area), project management and customer liaison.

Other requirements are:

  • Degree in Mechanical / Industrial / Product Design with a strong technical bias and experience in building interior products / furniture.
  • Qualification or extensive experience in Project Management.
  • 5 years' experience of successfully managing a design team and delivering complex projects.
  • Strong knowledge to industry standard of 2D and 3D CAD; preferably SolidWorks and AutoCAD and the ability to present design proposals.


This role would suit a proactive and technical individual who has strong team leadership skills and would relish the chance to take on a new evolving role with good career prospects.