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The Opportunity

tangerine is an award-winning London-based design consultancy, specialising in the design of mobility, products, services and build environments, for global brands on every continent.  

Job Description 

This is a fantastic opportunity for a gifted individual with genuine design and creative ability, who can lead projects and people, provide strategic design direction and inspire creative thinking within the studio.   

You will currently be working at a senior level in consultancy, with experience of handling all aspects of design direction, project management and client liaison while remaining a key design team player.   

Educated to degree level, or similar, with an exceptional portfolio, the successful candidate must have fluent English and have worked 8+ years in industrial design, ideally with experience of working in Mobility. 

Key responsibilities include 

• support the Leadership Team to deliver exceptional design 

• be responsible for the kick-off meeting with the team 

• guide and give creative direction to the design team & take decisions 

• liaise with clients throughout the project process 

• help with writing proposals and preparing pitches 

• will set priorities within the group according to the budget 

• review proposal ensuring that the team is clear about the objectives of the project 

• is the contact person that everyone goes to for guidance on work that is being carried out: creative direction and project strategy 

• will review budgets and project spend be and responsible for maintaining budgetary control and invoicing at appropriate points 

• responsible for Paprika resourcing inputs on Time Planning for your projects 

• mentor and help to develop new talent 

Desirable personal attributes: 

• exceptional creative ability 

• confidence to present to senior clients and work with them 

• leadership while remaining a team player 

• aptitude to lead multiple projects at one time 

• ability to interpret complex design briefs and RFPs 

• excellent analytical and communication skills 

• 8 years + experience in industrial design, preferably with considerable transportation experience             

• Strong working knowledge of popular 2 & 3D design packages 

How to apply

All candidates must be able to work in the United Kingdom and be prepared to travel for business.   

Please accompany your submission with a current CV and portfolio.

Salary and benefits: competitive 

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