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Senior Creative Designer

Senior Creative Designer
Perm - Salary £Competitive
Central London
 
Our Automotive OEM in central London is seeking a new Senior Creative Designer to join their Design Studio.
 
Overview of Job Role
To provide modern innovative exterior and interior designs which reflect the requirements and expectations of the Company product planning brief.
 
Main Responsibilities
Create, develop and deliver, from parts to full product all through a program 
Provide trend boards, concept sketches, styling feedback and final illustrations to team and management
Support in the modelling activity, via manual clay or digital 3D CAD (incl. Alias) and other software systems, pending the model phase completion. Own knowledge and ability in Clay and Digital modelling to support the holistic design process. 
Strong awareness of engineering requirements with the ability to negotiate and/or incorporate feedback into design proposals to meet required feasibility level.
 
Key Tasks Defined
Create and prepare sketches using manual and CAD (incl. Photoshop) techniques, demonstrating clarity and creativity
Actively participate in technical and styling reviews and plan when necessary
Proactively assist in the creation/collaboration of current and future designs and trends
Communicate with Digital/Clay Modelling teams to transform designs from 2D to 3D successfully and with minimum supervision.
Communicate with cross-function departments including the project team to ensure Best Practice is maintained
 
Skills and Attributes Required
Creative and innovative, with a proactive approach and understanding of team work
Drawing skills, including manual and photoshop techniques coupled with an understanding of perspective and technical drawings
Confident active understanding of form/sculpture practices
 
Qualifications or Knowledge Required
A degree in Automotive Design or equivalent is essential 
Strong automotive technical knowledge
An understanding of product materials and social and product trend knowledge
 
Experience
Solid experience in a design studio environment is essential 
Minimum of 5 years’ experience. 
 
To apply please send us a copy of your MS Word formatted CV for our review.