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Colour and Trim Designer

Job Title: Colour and Trim Designer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: United Kingdom
Industry:
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: 26103
Contact Name: Chakil Soobratty
Contact Email: chakil.soobratty@pioneer-selection.co.uk
Job Published: December 16, 2019 08:51

Job Description

Key responsibilities:

1. Work on a broad range of color and trim topics as part of a growing, multinational team of highly creative people 

2. Continuously explore and develop interior and exterior colors and materials

3. Maintain an awareness of trends and developments in furniture, fashion and architecture design, and apply that knowledge to automotive design

4. Closely collaborate with UI/UX and geometry designers  

5. Understand and meet brand, marketing, manufacturing, cost and regulatory requirements

6. Create visual presentations for each project by taking into consideration the aesthetic and functional qualities and incorporating innovative design solutions 

7. Oversee the development of materials and finishes from concept through to production 

8. Ensure consistency of colors and materials by color tuning and material mastering prior to production

9. Coordinate the release of master samples 

 

Skills and qualifications:

1. Photoshop, Illustrator, VRED software experience

2. Willing to continuously learn and step outside one’s comfort zone, thriving on new, complex challenges and wanting to make a difference

3. Proactive and self-motivated, able to work as part of a team in a fast-paced studio environment 

4. Able to deliver under tight time constraints

5. Exceptional verbal and visual communication skills 

6. Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Industrial Design, Fine Arts or equivalent with specialization in fashion, textiles or a related field 

7. 2+ years of work experience in an international company, preferably in the automotive sector

 8. Strong knowledge of and interest in consumer trends in color and material preferences 

9. Good color vision and color perception

10. Fluent in English