Trainee Designer/ Technical Administrator

Posted 31 January by ST Selection

Company - Leading manufacturing company.

This is an excellent opportunity for a candidate with qualifications in design, along with office administration experience to join the team of a leading manufacturing company based in Coventry.

This is an administrative support/ trainee design role, with potential to progress to full Designer position within the company.

Duties include:

  • Effectively communicating with customers in a professional and friendly manner, building strong relationships
  • Responding to queries via phone, e-mail
  • Supporting the technical design team with administrative duties
  • Drawing information from technical drawings.
  • Carrying out administrative tasks such as data input, processing information, completing paperwork and filing documents.
  • Updating of CRM information to management system
  • Making follow-up calls and emails
  • Follow up delivery schedules, identifying products required by the customer and ensuring queries are dealt with in a proactive and timely manner
  • Writing up accurate and grammatically correct correspondence
  • Attend meetings as and when required
  • Work to designated personal and team targets
  • Be part of a strong team with a stronger team spirit


  • Design based qualification - product, architectural, CAD, industrial design or similar.
  • Minimum of 12 months administration/ customer services experience (ideally manufacturing or technical industry).
  • Experience and understanding of technical drawings (desirable).
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Excellent telephone manner.

Location - North Coventry

Salary - £18-20K

Hours - 8.30am-5.00pm Monday to Friday

We welcome approaches from candidates interested in design, customer support, customer services, client support, customer service administrator, technical administrator and sales administrator vacancies.

Required skills

  • Administrative Support
  • CAD
  • Customer Service
  • Manufacturing
  • Product Design

Application questions

Do you hold a design qualification?
Have you experience of technical drawings?
Do you drive and have your own transport?

Reference: 37176718

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