Blond is a London-based, process led, family sized studio, founded in 2014. We create contemporary products, spaces and digital experiences for a diverse range of brands; from startups to global leaders.
Our name is inspired by a colour of wood - a subtle, muted and unobtrusive colour. Our philosophy is hidden within this. We believe that good design answers questions, is intuitive and brings benefit to the user; without shouting. We strive for simple solutions to what are often complex problems.
Our employees are our focus. We believe that a healthy work-life balance results in happy designers, good design work and in turn; satisfied clients. We avoid late nights with careful project planning. This is one of the foundations the studio has been been built upon.
We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic junior/mid-weight designer to join our small but fast growing studio. You will be working closely with the two directors and expected to participate in all aspects of a project. The position is permanent, with room to develop and progress as the company continues to grow.
You should be
To become a member of the Blond team, you should:
be a perfectionist, driven by doing your best work and meeting the high creative standards expected from Blond
be a team-player and eager to contribute to positively to the studio culture
have the ability to bring innovative and fresh ideas to each project
be comfortable working on a broad spectrum of projects at a fast pace and able to quickly adapt to different processes
be able to effectively demonstrate your ideas via; sketch, CAD and 3D mock-ups
be comfortable following a client’s brief and always mindful of the timeline, deliverables and scope
be keen to build professional relationships with clients and suppliers
To be eligible to apply, you must:
have a degree in BA product/industrial design or BA furniture design
have at least two years professional experience designing consumer products, iideally electronics
have a strong creative portfolio including a diverse range of projects
have an understanding of materials and processes
be proficient with Rhino, other 3D programs a bonus but not a necessity
have strong 3D rendering abilities, ideally 3D max and VRay
be skilled with Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator
be fluent in English, both written and spoken
be eligible to work in the UK
Salary: depending upon experience
How to apply
Please note, due to a high volume of applicants - applications that do not follow these steps will not be reviewed:
Blond is a London based design studio, founded in 2014. We create contemporary products, spaces and digital experiences for a diverse range of brands, ranging from boutique start-ups to global businesses. Our multidisciplinary design team has experience collaborating with brands across the world, spanning sectors such as Consumer Products, Toys,…