Fancy joining us?
Are you the next crucial part of the Realise plan? We’re constantly on the lookout for the best – Exceptional, highly motivated individuals with a desire to be challenged and make a difference, within our growing company. If you feel you’re the right person for us, we’d love to hear from YOU! (and certainly not your employment agency).
While we have supported many interns and work experience students through their career development and believe it to be an important role to play in our industry, we have made the tough decision not to run any internships this coming year (2019) as we focus on our increasing growth as a business through permanent staff.
If you are young, bright and looking to learn then please feel free to contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org and we will keep your details on file for any future role which may arise.
Click on our current vacancies below for more info
Realise are growing!
As part of our continued growth, and to better support our clients, Realise are looking to hire a Senior Product Designer to work with our Design Director in leading one of our two project teams, and generate award winning solutions to our clients briefs.
You will excite our clients and your colleagues with your creative spirit and relentless enthusiasm for design. Your sketchbook overflows with beautiful forms and innovative solutions to tricky design problems. Clients want you to work on their project, and fellow designers want to work with you.
Your portfolio shows a balance of creative flair, rational judgement and informed decision making. You have created beautiful items people want to treasure and use. You show how you tapped into the best direction for the project, or how you found it, and you demonstrate your creative flair, engineering efficiency and aesthetic refinement with an infectious passion.
Your relationships with your colleague’s and our clients build lasting relationships. You understand that our clients are important to us and strive to make their involvement enjoyable and easy; bringing them time and again. You’re friendly, articulate, confident and comfortable discussing your solutions with an array of stakeholders. You listen intently because you know that feedback is part of getting the best from your design and product on the market. You’re egoless and empathetic, knowing when to push for change, or accept it.
Your design process understanding gives you the ability to pick up mature projects or drive the whole process as required. You will be involved in and often expected to drive product development processes: brainstorming, sketching, prototyping, CAD development, testing, validation and manufacturing preparation. Throughout, you’ll collaborate with ease and professionalism, taking guidance and direction well, owning your schedule, feedback loops and helping team members around you. The payoff? Seeing your products on the shelf, awards in the cabinet and our client’s success.
You lead your colleagues with respect, passion, and a shared responsibility for delivery. You understand the importance of both mentoring and collaboration in achieving the best result; and are keen to share your experience and hard earned knowledge with others.
What tangible skills will you need?
+ A degree in Industrial or Product Design from a reputable design school or university, topped off with experience in a commercial design agency environment.
+ Strong creative skillset and , based on your solid understanding of product design, usability, and mass manufacturing methods.
+ Experience in Solidworks (Surface and solid modelling), Keyshot, and Adobe CS+ Immaculate spelling and grammar, with an eye for detail and form.
+ A resident of, or with appropriate visas already in place to work in the UK.
+ Previous experience in line-managing a small team of designers would be beneficial.
What are we offering?
We are a forward thinking and sociable agency. We offer a chance to become a central member of our exciting and growing team, a competitive salary, company pension, bonus, and cycle to work schemes. Flexible working, creative days, beer’o’clock on Friday, and team socials.
Not to mention, we have some lovely clients and great projects!
Interested? What next…
+ Send your portfolio to email@example.com with a range of projects you believe will get us excited based on our market sectors and approach.
+ Tell us a bit about you and why you’re the right fit for Realise Design
+ Drop us a line to chat through the role, your experience and how you might fit into the team.
To discuss this role further, get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org. We regret that we are not working with agency recruiters on this role, and are only interested in candidates who reach out to us personally.
We’re looking for a crack team of Freelancer’s to support us in producing high standard work for our clients across a variety of design jobs during busy periods, and on larger projects.
If this sounds like you, contact email@example.com.