Job Title: Freelance Lighting Designer
Line Manager: Senior Designer
Location: London (Old Street) plus flexible working
Contract Type: Freelance - up to 3 months. September start.
At MADE.COM we believe that everyone should have access to great design. So, we’ve taken a unique approach to making and selling furniture - no middlemen, no agents or importers and no high street stores. Instead we work directly with designers and manufacturers so we can offer high-end furniture at attractive prices.
It’s not an easy task – it takes a creative and dedicated team to make it happen where everyone has an important part to play. We combine our individual passions and skills to create innovative work that’s as exciting and unconventional as the business itself. It’s a place where all ideas are listened to, where brainstorming means job titles get left at the door and where a self-starter can really make their mark.
We are seeking a freelance designer for a fixed term contract to work on our lighting department.
You’ll be working at the MADE office at least part of the time, working with the Senior designer on the lighting category to complete briefs to tight deadlines
You will provide concepts, 3d models of final designs and compile clear briefing documents to be sent out to suppliers along with supporting on any other additional ad-hoc projects.
2 or more years’ experience in designing for retail, particularly on the fields of lighting and home accessories
Technical lighting knowledge would be a plus
Qualification or degree in product/furniture design
Flexibility to work on different briefs at the same time
3D Software and Adobe Suite skills
proactive and enthusiastic attitude
Excellent time management skills
A fast-paced, creative and fun office environment
Great opportunities to make the role your own and get involved with exciting projects
A supportive, diverse company with a brilliant culture
Hot and cold drinks and free breakfast provided in the office – (including fruit for the healthy people)
Regular work drinks along with many social and company events