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Commercial Project Light Designer

Reference:
IM-41739
Location:
Portsmouth, Hertfordshire
Salary:
£30000.00 - 50000.00
Job Type:
Permanent
Date Posted:
06/07/2017

Commercial Project Light Designer

SUMMARY OF ROLE
Key responsibilities include delivering commercial lighting design and scheme work to high standards within tight deadlines. This position requires a diligent and professional commitment to project management through the entirety of a project.

The successful candidate will be involved in all aspects of project management from technical support, project design support and verification, on-site installation advice, commissioning verification and after sales consultations. This is an important role involving close liaison with the workshop, QA, production control and sales teams.

The company has been established for over 20 years, has an excellent reputation in the fields of lighting within various sectors of the market and is growing strongly. This is a unique opportunity to become involved in all aspects of the product range, gain a broad cross section of the business, and offers fantastic scope to become a key part of a growing business.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

*Supporting the creation of the Lighting Scheme to meet the requirements of the Client, Architect, Interior Designer, Installer and producing a Quotation to supply.
*To maintain constant communication with all parties to enable the clear flow of information.
*Thorough project management pre and post order, where necessary involving site visits and meetings.
*Dealing with general Sales and Technical telephone and email enquiries as necessary.
*Quoting for Specials and working with the product design team to ensure timely and accurate development of project specific products.
*Ensuring profitability is maintained at project, sales order and product level.

SCOPE OF POSITION
Work Pattern - shift, hours, overtime, and standby8½ hours p/day (42½ p/week) Expected to work as required to meet project deadlines
TravelUK Travel to visit Clients, and sites often required

PERSON SPECIFICATION

EssentialDesirable

Key Skills
*At least 2 years' project management experience
*A good understanding of Microsoft Project and project management methodologies and approaches.
*Results driven and passionate about improving performance, you should also be skilled at leading people and assessing risks.
*A confident communicator, you will enjoy working collaboratively and building strong relationships with senior leaders as you initiate, plan, monitor, control, deliver and close all kinds of different projects.
*Understanding of Technical Drawing techniques
*AutoCAD or similar software experience
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills (internally & externally)
*MS office software experience
*Excellent self organisation, time management with a disciplined and professional approach to work

Knowledge/
Experience*Understanding of different lamp types and lighting techniques
*Previous experience creating lighting designs to client briefs
*TLC product knowledge
*Other manufacturers product knowledge
*Understanding of manufacturing techniques

Personal Attributes
*Presentable appearance
*Self motivated
*Willing to learn
*Ability to work to deadlines

Qualifications
*Design based degree qualification

Hammond Recruitment Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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