Matter is looking for a full time Senior Product/Industrial Designer, to bolster our design team in Bath, UK.
We are designers, committed to making a difference. A creative studio of ambitious thinkers and makers, inspired by what we can achieve for a positive future. For the people who experience our products, for our partners whose businesses we transform, for the world we live in. We are Matter. Difference, made.
We design category defining products and experiences. From start-ups, to blue-chip internationals and some of the best loved brands in the world. Our services include industrial design, packaging design, foresight and strategy, concept visions, visualisation and prototyping.
We need to strengthen our talented design team with a Senior Product Designer, a creative thinker and maker looking to challenge and be challenged. You will have creative instinct, technical wizardry, a meticulous eye, strong design-thinking and share a similar passion in all we do.
Every project requires a unique approach, and we’re looking for a fresh, creative mind to bring strategic thinking, project leadership, practical hands and design talent to join our team and help keep our clients and partners amazed.
You will be working across our holistic, hands-on product design approach, including industrial design, experience design, packaging design, brand strategy, foresight and trend, concept visions, visualisation and prototyping. You will collaborate with a wider network of first-class engineers, in-house design teams, manufacturers, brand gurus, illustrators and digital developers to bring products to life and make a difference in every creative challenge.
You’ll have the opportunity to drive category defining products and experiences across a diverse range of sectors including, food and drink, home care, beauty and personal care, health and wellness, pet care, domestic devices, work and homewares.
Successful candidates will be brave energetic individuals with infectious creativity who display real passion in all aspects of their work. We expect you to be incredibly self-motivated, with the ability to deliver tangible and meticulously iterated design. Creative and technical to the core, yet structured and strategic in your process. You will require a resourceful ‘can do’ attitude and a ‘hands on’ approach, balanced with advanced 2D (Adobe/Office) and 3D skills (Advanced Solidworks/Rhino/Keyshot) supported by extensive manufacturing/prototyping experience. Confidence in yourself will be vital to effectively communicate your thinking, lead a team, projects and drive even the most challenging of briefs to market.
A strong 5+ years successful consultancy and FMCG experience will be an advantage. Creative and strategic thinking are essential. Good humour, project management and leadership skills are a must. More importantly we need people who will inspire, mentor and provoke the team and our work at Matter.
Although a full-time studio position we support flexible working from home/hours. We offer a competitive salary, Vitality Health Insurance and support a healthy work/life balance. The design team look forward to welcoming you to the South West.
To apply (and in addition to natural design genius) please send:
_A top CV and a portfolio (Pdf please) that clearly communicates the best aspects of you and captures how you like to work (Please include development work – please do not include confidential or sensitive work)
_A short pitch. Shout why this opportunity is for you clearly stating your availability and salary expectation.
_Please title the email Matter Senior Product Designer 0122
_Successful shortlisted initial interviews will be remote with final candidates invited to the studio.
So if you are already in the southwest looking for a new challenge for 2022, or are looking to move for a change of lifestyle, then react to [email protected] or the apply link below.
_Application deadline: 23rd January 2022
_Apologies, and however we try, due to the high volume of applications we can only guarantee a reply to successful shortlisted candidates.
_Candidates who are not permanent residents need to have authorisation to work in the UK in order to apply.