Position: Design & Development Manager

Reference WE001


Main duties and responsibilities


  • Working alongside and supporting the sales team and other areas of business to ensure that customers design development needs and

  • requirements are met and understood

  • Producing design solutions which go above and beyond our customer’s expectations, engaging, innovative and functional

  • Direct engagement with customers to receive and understand design briefs

  • Ownership and managing the entire project/prototype process of the design

  • Working with the internal team of stakeholders and the customer to ensure that the prototype is created within project timelines, specifications and expectations


Desired experience and qualifications


  • Design computer literacy with proven skills in Autodesk Inventor and/or CAD, proven track record of delivering high quality and accurate

  • drawings, the ability to accurately communicate design engineering requirements

  • Experience in mixed materials solutions (metal, timber, plastic, glass and graphics)

  • Good hand drawings skills and be proficient with visual communication Good knowledge of the design process including current and upcoming trends, retail market together with consumer and brand insights

  • Demonstrable evidence of developing strong relationships with multi points of contact within a customer

  • Strong communications and presentation skills with a keen eye for detail Ability to provide constructive opinions and proposals

  • Very well organised with strong time management skills to manage workload and achieve deadlines

  • Self-starter, independent and self-sufficient

  • Solutions orientated with strong sense of urgency

How to apply:


Follow the link below to email us ensuring:


  • You have attached your latest CV

  • The job title is in the subject line

  • Tell us why you are applying for this position and why you think you would be suitable

  • Include your contact details

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