Careers at Taylor Howes

Over the past 27 years, Taylor Howes Designs has built a reputation as a leader in the interior design field. We pride ourselves on our ability to create cutting edge interiors, in a team environment that is friendly and approachable.

Senior InteriorDesigner

Over the past 27 years, Taylor Howes Designs has built a reputation as an industry leader in the interior design field.  We pride ourselves on our ability to create cutting edge interiors, in a team environment that is friendly and approachable. We are currently in search of an experienced and dynamic Senior Designer to join our London office.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Design and develop elements on large scale projects under the guidance of a Director
  • Act as Project Leader on a portfolio of smaller scale projects, fully develop design, manage team and see through to fruition
  • Check that thorough administrative records are being maintained
  • Produce project programmes, monitor financials, timesheets and resources
  • Check schedules and design intent package to ensure brief is being met
  • Design and cost up FF&E projects in line with brief
  • File weekly project reports on status of projects
  • Review and check FF&E design, furniture plans and pricing on major projects ready for sign off
  • Develop project knowledge and technical skills
  • Identify successful details and lessons from projects for TH DNA
  • Develop project knowledge, attend trade fairs and attend supplier meetings

 

Knowledge / Skills

  • Relevant Interior Design Qualification
  • Proven track record of designing and managing large scale projects at the high end of the market with very limited direction
  • Ability to interface with clients interpreting and delivering their requirements
  • Experience of training and coaching Junior Designers
  • Proficient in managing and tracking projects to create a smooth flow of work within the practice
  • Knowledge of high-end residential FF&E Procurement processes
  • Knowledge of technical design
  • Experience in AutoCAD and SketchUp
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite

 

Qualities

  • Excellent attitude – an appreciate of the Company’s ethos and ways of working
  • Confident in acting as Project Leader on small scale projects
  • Can operate with little direction & support

 

To apply please submit a covering letter with your CV and a link to your portfolio to careers@taylorhowes.co.uk. Applications will not be accepted without submitting a portfolio.

Mid-weight Interior Designer

Over the past 27 years, Taylor Howes Designs has built a reputation as an industry leader in the interior design field.  We pride ourselves on our ability to create cutting edge interiors, in a team environment that is friendly and approachable. We are currently in search of an enthusiastic and conscientious Mid-Weight Designer to join our London office.

 

Role & Responsibilities

  • Design and develop elements on a portfolio of projects under the guidance of a Senior Designer and Director
  • Check that thorough administrative records are being maintained
  • Assist with schedules and design intent package to ensure brief is being met
  • Assist with designing and costing up FF&E projects in line with brief
  • Assist with FF&E design, furniture plans and pricing on projects ready for sign off
  • Prepare and develop presentations, drawings, mood boards and other concept materials
  • Develop project knowledge, attend trade fairs and attend supplier meetings

 

Knowledge / Skills

  • Relevant Interior Design Qualification
  • 3+ years’ professional design experience
  • Track record of designing a portfolio of projects at a high level
  • Ability to interface with clients interpreting and delivering their requirements
  • Knowledge of high-end residential FF&E Procurement processes
  • Knowledge of technical design
  • Experience in AutoCAD and SketchUp
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite

 

Qualities

  • Excellent attitude – an appreciate of the Company’s ethos and ways of working
  • Hard working, conscientious and highly organised approach with an eye for detail
  • Ability to work well within a team
  • A flexible and good-humoured approach whilst keeping calm under pressure
  • Approachable and professional manner with clients and suppliers and ability to build and maintain relationships

 

To apply please submit a covering letter with your CV and a link to your portfolio to careers@taylorhowes.co.uk. Applications will not be accepted without submitting a portfolio.