Senior Designer needed to manage hotel and restaurant projects from start to finish. The Senior Designer will manage Mid and Junior Designers and will lead the design concept development and design information production until the handover on site. The designer will be responsible for delivering a strong design concept, matching budget and technical constraints.
Skill sets include
Develop projects from concept phase through to completion, respecting the program milestones Implements the program and plans the meetings needed throughout all the project.
Mentoring Studio individuals on how to behave towards contractors and suppliers.
Ensure the project matches budget constraints (alongside the construction team) for projects while ensuring the Studio delivers the 'best in class'.
Liaise with other relevant teams as required to ensure that projects are delivered in a timely manner.
Coordinates the suppliers and contractors on site for the design issues, alongside the construction team.
Coordinates with FF&E resources allocated on the project.
Develop concept presentations.
Lead and undertake all relevant construction documentation (drawing packages, schedules, maintenance handbook etc.) while ensuring a high level of accuracy is applied in the production of information.
Ensure the Studio standards are executed within all design documentation.
Good knowledge of UK building regulations. Knowledge of European regulations would be an advantage but is not essential.
Comprehensive understanding of construction technology.
High level knowledge of joinery, furniture and construction detailing is essential.
Awareness of current style trends as well as the wider restaurant industry.
3D spatial awareness skills.
Good knowledge of design processes and standards.
An extremely high level of AutoCAD is a must.
Proficient in SketchUp, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop and InDesign) and Microsoft Office
Strong freehand sketching abilities.
Please send CVs and work examples to Deborah D`Silva - 0207 5628282