We are looking for a high potential candidate, with a flair for design, an understanding of office space and an appreciation of what the work environment can bring to an organisation in terms of brand-fit, culture and ultimately, retention and results.
We are searching for a unique individual to join the operations team, in a Technical/Procurement capacity. Ideally, you will have workspace / office fit-out experience and therefore, be able to demonstrate an understanding of design, manufacturing, fittings, material sourcing, be able to interpret technical drawings and perform within a strict process driven, constantly evolving environment.
You will be logical in thought, driven, ambitious and have high standards of work and attention to detail. A quick learner, a good listener, with a professional approach to everything you do.
In return, you will be mentored by true professionals to develop in each of the following areas to ensure you are able to fully perform in this varied, challenging but rewarding role, within a fantastically dynamic, developing and highly successful organisation with a presence spanning the UK, US and Europe.
- TECHNICAL PURCHASING:
Create panel lists / metal work, snag list / upholstery orders;
Source unique items, as per design / liaising with new suppliers;
- NEW ORDER SCHEDULING:
Assign Project Manager to new job;
Schedule tasks / create timeline / set installation date;
Update schedule as required;
- STOCK CONTROL:
Perform initial stock check of orders / re-order stock materials;
Complete paperwork / Co-ordinate shipping for parts required internationally;
- Previous experience of furniture design and manufacturing;
- Knowledge of furniture assembly, manufacture, materials and fittings;
- Basic understanding of engineering drawings and materials - wood, stone, glass, fabrics, laminate, etc.
- Good proficiency with Excel and Word.
- AutoCAD is advantageous
May & Stephens acts as an "employment agency" in relation to this vacancy
May & Stephens Recruitment is committed to equal opportunities and actively seeks applications from all sectors of the community irrespective of sex, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, or disability.
- Furniture Design