Job Description

Colour and Materials Designer

Our Automotive client based in Warwickshire are looking for Colour and Material Designers to join their team.

Position Description:

Responsibility for designing and developing colour & materials from an interior and exterior point of view from Concept through to Job 1 and beyond.
Responsible leading the development of interior/exterior body and trim finishes and surface materials in terms of colour, aesthetic and tactile qualities and the selection and application
A collaborative approach will be required to build on program ideas as projects as they move from Creation to Realisation, influencing the design direction of a project with a high degree of creativity and solutions that can be analyzed, developed and lead independently
Negotiating against cost and feasibility issues to achieve customer satisfaction and detailed liaison with Interior / Exterior Designers, Sales and Marketing, Engineers and Suppliers
Responsible for agreeing design changes and communicating direction to team and suppliers and for coordinating suppliers to deliver on time.
Flexibility to carry out work on different programme activities dependent on business needs.
Ability to coach and mentor junior team members and interns
Skills Required:

Design Degree
Automotive C&M Design experience
Experience Preferred:

Global studio experience / Presentation skills, proficiency
***These roles are inside IR35