Unit 5 Mead Business Centre

176-178 Berkhampstead Road

Chesham Buckinghamshire

HP5 3EE

T: +44 (0)1494 786 560

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G2 Design logo image; G2 Design or is a Product Design Consultancy based in buckinghamshire near oxfordshire, hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, cambridgshire and just outside London

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G2 Design Ltd

Product Designer

Buckinghamshire, UK

About us:

We are an award-winning design consultancy, specialising in consumer product and structural packaging design. We offer a wide range of design services, from creative conceptual design through to commercial launch.  G2 has a versatile approach to all client design projects and a thorough understanding of their commercial needs. We are equipped with model making facilities in-house, and create highly finished presentation models and development prototypes.

 

The role:

We are looking for a highly motivated and proactive individual with a passion for design. As a product designer, you will be responsible for delivering creative concepts through to detailed design for manufacture; contributing towards some of the most respected brands in consumer products and packaging.

As an integral part of the team you will:

  • Engage with projects from conception through to completion

  • Build and manage your own client relationships

  • Be the architect of your own career

 

 

We would expect you to:

  • Be a talented and experienced 3D CAD ninja, Photoshop wizard, master model maker and design engineer

  • Contribute as an active part of the design team

  • Apply your design skills in the development of consumer products and structural packaging design

  • Incorporate product design, human factors and usability considerations as well as the ability to incorporate novel mechanisms and robust engineering

  • Liaise with clients from around the world, interact with a team of talented designers, deliver innovative solutions

  • Plan and conduct client presentations

  • Understand marketing needs and prepare proposals

  • Generate innovative consumer product and packaging from concepts to working prototypes and manufacture

  • Apply a balance of form, function and user experience to deliver sophisticated design solutions

  • Be an ambassador for the G2 team

 

 

Your assets:

  • 1st or Upper 2nd class degree within Product Design / Industrial Design

  • 1-3 years industry experience

  • Experience of model making in workshop environment

  • Excellent SolidWorks solid and Surface modelling skills

  • Excellent knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite

  • Skills in human factors and usability of products

  • Confident communication with great story telling ability

  • Proven track record of delivering elegant design solutions

  • Great sketching abilities, from quick communication to presentation standard

  • Knowledge of ergonomics, design research, engineering and user experience

  • A drive to succeed, to continuously improve the quality of your work and to develop new skills

  • A willingness to take increasing responsibility

 

If you are interested in this role, please email your CV and a mini-portfolio to:

Barry Hawkes at barry@g2.design

 

N.B:  Please provide details of your availability to start the position.

Package: A competitive and rewarding salary and package.

 

Published: 09/11/16