Careers at Linley Careers at Linley

LINLEY is synonymous with beautiful design for the home. With a world-renowned reputation for fusing innovative design with superlative cabinet-making, LINLEY is a place where heritage is preserved and cutting edge ideas are welcomed to create items that are unique, intriguing and built to last.


When LINLEY officially opened its doors in 1985 the abiding philosophy and brand ethos was – and remains – superlative craftsmanship, distinctive design and exemplary service. Over the years, with passion and commitment and in the pursuit of excellence, LINLEY has developed an international reputation for creating furniture, accessories and interiors that represent British designed craftsmanship at its very best.
In addition to the retail collections and private commissions, LINLEY’s award winning interior design team works with commercial developers and private clients on projects both in Great Britain and international markets.

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Project Manager

Role
This role requires the person to manage multiple projects from a pricing stage through to completion, ensuring that profitability and program is maintained and that the product fits the brief. It involves a high level of organizational skills, the management and sourcing of external suppliers and a good eye for detail whilst demonstrating a strong level of commercial awareness.

Responsibilities

• Review & understand of technical construction drawings and product specifications
• Attend internal, supplier & client meeting when required.
• Breakdown projects into components as and when required and produce costing/budgets
• Formulate project timelines
• Take part in supplier selection with the senior staff
• Produce/coordinate tender packages for pricing
• Review quotes from multiple suppliers and compare costs on a like for like basis
• Review and sign off supplier/manufacturer drawings and specifications in conjunction with technical designers/designers and sales staff
• Monitor and control supplier/manufacturers progress and costs.
• Visit workshops and clients properties to manage and review construction as and when required.
• Manage and delegate work to other staff where appropriate
• Communicate effectively with colleagues, suppliers and clients to ensure the smooth running of projects
• Complete timesheets for project work
• Maintain solid knowledge of luxury brands/trends and have an understanding of the evolving manufacturer/construction trends

Skills

• AutoCAD (2D)
• Microsoft Office including Word, Excel
• The ability to learn to use any new procurement & accounting software the company may acquire

Personal Skills

• Self-starting and proactive
• Wiliness to seek out work when quiet and to be accountability for the smooth running of owned projects

To apply, please send your CV to Steve Collins at [email protected]

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Bespoke Furniture Designer

Role
This role requires interaction with sales and design staff from other disciplines and clients when required. They should be highly creative and have a good eye for design, at the same time as demonstrating excellent detail drawing skills; ensuring work is completed to  the highest standard and meets deadlines and clients expectations.

Responsibilities
• To work from a brief either provided by the client, sales or senior staff
• Develop innovative designs for upholstery, furniture, fitted furniture, polished goods, paneling, fitted furniture, product design & hardware design in response to a brief
• Produce – Concept designs, Technical drawings & specification packages in conjunction with the technical designers, High quality renders/ sketches, Basic space planning as and when required
• Fiscal awareness of project budgets and project timelines.
• Attend internal and clients meetings and presentations as and when required
• Assisting with the review and sign off of manufacturer/suppliers drawings & specifications & visit manufacturer workshops when required
• Coordinate with Heads of Departments
• Disseminate brand values and mentor junior members of staff
• Maintain solid knowledge of luxury brands/trends and have an understanding of the evolving trends, keeping up to date with new techniques in manufacturer and design
• Complete timesheets for project work.
• Have input into store design and NPD when required
• Assist with Interior design projects and design standards

Skills
• AutoCAD
• 3D presentation software’s and hand drawing skills
• Microsoft Office including Word, Excel & Power point

Personal Skills
• Self-starting and proactive
• Wiliness to seek out work when quiet and to be accountability for the smooth running of owned projects

To apply, please send your CV to Steve Collins at [email protected]