Industrial Designer

Saifi Village, Beirut District

Purpose of the position

 

To create a strategic approach with the goal of successfully establishing a unique item or product. Understanding the specifications, plans, parameters, costs, activities, processes and the knowledge of how to create and execute the required vision or idea.

 

Job description: 

  • Developing initial ideas and acquiring key information about potential projects, discussing requirements in detail with clients (the brief) and setting project schedules;
  • Understanding clients' needs and the needs of the people using the building and space, developing design concepts in consultation with the client and establishing final briefs;
  • Considering materials and costs according to set budgets and negotiating project fees; 
  • Conducting feasibility studies for projects;
  • Researching and gathering information and photographs relating to the project;
  • Producing 'sample' or 'mood' boards for presentation to clients;
  • Sourcing products, e.g. fittings, furniture, lighting, finishes, decoration and dressings, and providing samples for clients;
  • Preparing detailed working drawings, designs, plans, models and schemes, often using computer-aided design (CAD) software;
  • Surveying buildings;
  • Working in a team with other designers;
  • Supervising work at the design stage and on site;
  • Working closely with quantity surveyors to establish costs and work schedules on larger projects, with architects and other design professionals to determine the best use of space, and with manufacturers and contractors;
  • Identifying new business and selling services to potential clients;
  • Keeping up to date with new developments in the design industry
  • Customer Service  (welcome, interact and assist all clients)
  • Must represent V World in a professional and responsible manner at all times
  • Seniors must be able to guide, motivate and manage co-workers
  • Encompass tasks and projects with ownership and accountability

 

In addition, an interior designer may also sometimes act as a project manager for the client throughout the construction stage. This can involve coordinating the design on site and even managing the construction team.

 

Necessary key skills for V World Industrial Designer 

 

  • Excellent IT skills
  • Exceptional creative flair and design
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • An understanding of the latest trends and their role within a commercial environment
  • Proven competence in design and image processing software
  • Professional approach to time costs and deadlines.

 

 

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