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Aarhus

Senior furniture designer

Tilmeldingsfrist 10. juni 2019

Are you passionate about furniture design? Can you handle the challenge of being creative in a high paced environment? And do you want to work in a commercial context and help design amazing furniture for clients all over the world? Apply now and become part of a thriving furniture design studio…

 

The Job

We are on the hunt for an amazing furniture designer that will fit seamlessly into our fast-paced studio. You thrive when brainstorming fresh ideas, presenting conceptual sketches and developing designs in 3D. All of this, while meeting required deadlines. You master the necessary tools needed to own the development process from idea to final design. Moreover, you will be responsible for developing inspiring and market-oriented furniture designs. We expect that you have a passion for furniture trends, that you will keep pushing ideas to new levels and we wish that you will keep challenging our perception. You understand the fine line between design, market and production, as we are a commercially driven design studio. It is important for us that you become an active part of an ambitious team. We are currently a team of five skilled designers and you will play a crucial role in our continuous growth where your main responsibilities will be to:

– Research and spot international trends

– Translate briefs into tailored designs

– Create convincing design presentations

– Develop approved concepts into realizable products

 

Requirements

– Excellent sketching and Rhino skills

– Minimum 5 years of experience from a similar position

– A proven track record of designing commercial furniture

 

A fast growing studio

SAYS WHO was founded by Kasper Meldgaard and Nikolaj Duve in 2010. SAYS WHO is roosted in the traditions of scandinavian design, inspired by Nordic minimalism and driven by a desire to create thought through solutions.

We are on a mission to make beautiful designed furniture accessible to a wider audience! We are driven, we work fast and make things happen. We use the latest technology, such as 3D printing and VR and create tailored designs with short time to market.

We are a successful furniture design studio with a growing amount of national and international clients ranging from upper main market retailers to high end brands. Clients such as John Lewis, Bolia, Actus and ILVA.

 

The studio

is located in Egå by the harbour, just outside Aarhus, Denmark. The office has an industrial and

down-to-earth atmosphere with a magnificent sea view. Here you will be working with like-minded colleagues that are passionate about furniture design. We believe good working conditions and great people create amazing results. We help each other out and constantly strive to better ourselves both professionally and personally. We also offer lunch, health insurance and pension.

We look forward hearing from you.

 

Do you have what it takes? Is this the job for you? Then we can’t wait to hear from you!

Kindly send your application including CV and portfolio to Nikolaj Duve at nd@sayswho.dk

no later then June 10th 2019.

Expected start of employment is 2nd of September