Junior Industrial Designer at Blond

The Opportunity

About Blond

Founded in 2015 by James Melia, Blond is an award-winning, strategy-led, London-based, creative studio that believes in conscious design. We work globally across many industries, including; technology, furniture, sustainable design, consumer electronics and consumer goods.

We create physical products, spaces and experiences for a range of clients; both large and small, from the world-leading brands to ambitious and disruptive start-ups. We offer these partners the full package, to include; industrial design, graphics, branding, UX and UI, packaging and visualisation (CGI).

The Opportunity

We are looking for a Junior Industrial Designer to join our fast-growing team.

You will be an integral part of the studio and be exposed to all aspects of a design project, being involved in every stage of the process, from research to strategy, ideation to visualization.

Day-to-day Duties

  • Collaborating with both internal and client teams
  • Support of the design team, reporting directly to the Creative Director
  • Participation in ideation sessions
  • Both desktop and field research
  • CAD and visualization

Skills and Attributes (required) 

  • One to three years of industry experience (recent graduates considered)
  • Strong administrative and organisational skills
  • Creativity and innovation-focused
  • Strong CAD skills; ideally, including Rhino (3D) and Adobe (2D)
  • Strong understanding of rendering programs
  • Able to present work beautifully, with clarity
  • Detail-oriented
  • Willingness to learn new computer programs
  • Great communicator
  • Willingness to take direction and learn from others
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English are Required
  • A strong understanding of design for manufacture
  • Interest to work across multiple sectors
  • Excellent knowledge of design
  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial/Product Design
  • Able to work in the UK

Skills and Attributes (beneficial)

  • Able to start immediately
  • Ability to speak a language other than English
  • Knowledge of Solidworks
  • Knowledge of 3ds Max and V-Ray
  • A love for dogs (we have a studio labrador)

COVID-19 Notes

In response to the current situation, our studio is adapting accordingly. We will manage the hiring process remotely, with video call interviews for the selected candidates. We are also aiming to move to a larger office which will give every employee more space in order to maintain social distances at work.

How to Apply

Please note, applications that do not follow these steps will not be reviewed:

  • Send a PDF copy of your CV and portfolio to jobs@blond.cc
  • Please title the email: Blond Junior Designer July 2020
  • No Issuu or web-based portfolios, please.
  • PDF portfolio should be no larger than 15MB.
  • No need to create a cover letter, please introduce yourself via email.
  • Within the introduction email, please clearly state your availability


Application deadline: 4th July 2020


Please note: due to the high volume of applications, we will only be able to reply to successful candidates.

Location

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Email subject: "leManoosh - Junior Industrial Designer"

To: jobs@blond.cc