Sales and Design Consultant
An opportunity has arisen to join a contemporary furniture showroom as a Sales and Design Consultant. The company represent a range of contemporary furniture brands from Cassina and Carl Hansen to Vitra and Knoll and many more. The company is looking for someone who really has a passion for contemporary designer furniture and who possesses a good knowledge of the brands history and the story behind the creation of the designs.
The role will be based in the showroom and will involve working with clients to design their home interior projects. Clients use the company’s services to assist with the design of living rooms, storage space, kitchens and home offices as examples. The Sales and Design Consultant will need to have good experience of designing interior room layouts and who can suggest suitable brands from the showrooms collection that suit the clients tastes and lifestyle.
Key Responsibilities will be to:
Develop design proposals for architects, designers and retail clients by way of space planning, furniture and lighting selections, designing bespoke rugs, modular storage and media systems, selecting fabrics, finishes and accessories
Produce quotations and design presentations including floor plans, technical drawings, 3D renders and image galleries
Sales negotiations, site visits, surveys, project management, snagging and after sales service
Candidates will need experience of:
AutoCAD and Sketch-up preferably
Strong sales and negotiation skills
Availability to work weekends
Design related degree or equivalent
A passion for furniture, interior design and/or architecture and an interest in materials and manufacturing processes
The company is offering a competitive basic salary up to £31,000 plus commission taking the package to approximately £42,000 (uncapped) The role will require some weekends and you will be working 5 days a week with 2 days off.
Please get in touch for further information.