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Senior FF&E Designer - Bristol/Bath

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  • Location South West England
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary £40,000 - £45,000
  • Ref 12255
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Senior FF&E Designer Job in Bristol/Bath

A Senior FF&E Designer (Maternity Cover) job is now available with a well-known interior design studio. This is a hybrid role, offering the opportunity to work remotely 4 days a week and one day office-based. The successful candidate will work for private and commercial clients and will benefit from a salary of up to £45,000.

Established over a decade ago, this design practice has become one of the most trusted and respected in their industry, combining interior architecture, interior design, and project management within one concept-to-completion, fully bespoke service. Thanks to their traditionally luxurious yet relaxed style, the practice is regularly featured in the House and Garden list of 100 leading interior designers.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Responsible for translating the clients initial brief into creative concepts alongside the Design Director and Associate Director
  • Working on general arrangements, mood boards and other supporting documentation to fulfil both the brand and clients design vision
  • Effectively lead assigned client design meetings and all communications to the client and internal team.
  • Building client relationships and delivering exceptional service
  • Responsible for recording design and specifications. Help manage other members of the project team to ensure you are delivering the project seamlessly
  • Assisting with bespoke furniture for all client projects and supplier collaborations
  • Responsible for research and selection of appropriate materials that fit within the concept design brief and budget
  • Build supplier relationships and look for creative and sustainable new approaches
  • Working with the procurement team to ensure the project is specified and delivered in time and on budget
  • Communicating with external contractors, suppliers and internal project teams to ensure a consistent and accurate flow of information
  • Reporting to the Design and Associate Director and providing flexible support on day-to-day functions and client projects

Required Skills & Experience

  • 5+ years’ high end residential experience
  • A knowledge and passion for all-things FF&E including fabrics, finishes and materials
  • Self-motivated, pro-active with ability to take initiative
  • Comprehensive knowledge of joinery, detailing, furniture & construction
  • Proven experience working on/overseeing projects across all stages
  • Experience liaising with contractors and third parties on site
  • Ability to work well under pressure; prioritising and meeting deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organisational and multitasking abilities
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD, InDesign, Photoshop, and SketchUp

What you get back

  • Salary of £40,000 – £45,000 per annum
  • 28 days annual leave


If you meet the criteria above, send us your CV and portfolio. We receive a large number of applications so if you do not hear back within 7 days consider your application unsuccessful this time. We will keep a copy of your details on file for future vacancies.

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Senior FF&E Designer Job in Bristol/Bath – Your Interior Design Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: Gaby Montero Job Ref: 12255)

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