redfish solutions ltd

Mid-Weight FF&E Designer - Hotels - £Neg - London

£Neg + package
07 Jun 2013
05 Jul 2013
Job Type

We have a new opportunity for a Mid-Weight FF&E Designer working on Hotel projects based in London.

Our Client is a leading Interior and Architectural Design practice specialising in Hospitality Design worldwide. They have numerous new projects on their books and they are on a constant growth arc, which is the reason for the new vacancy.

The successful Designer will be required to work on Hotels and Hospitality projects in London. You will therefore need a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience of working on UK Hotel and Hospitality projects.

Essential Skills

  • Direct and review purchase order process to ensure completeness and accuracy (as required).
  • Co-ordinate FF&E installation with all parties involved.
  • Work with Project Manager and Client to develop schematic FF&E design, based on project criteria (brief), programme and budget.
  • Develop and maintain FF&E budget.
  • Develop FF&E specification for documentation.
  • Serve as principal contact with Purchasing Agent.
  • Review samples, strike-offs, etc for compliance with specifications and design intent
  • Direct and review furniture and installation plans for content and accuracy and ensure that they are fully co-ordinated with architectural and other consultant’s drawings.
  • Co-ordinate selection and presentation of artwork and accessories (purchasing if required).
  • Attend and review site installation of all FF&E items (depending on project requirements)
  • Work with Job Captain and Project Manager throughout project to help formulate staff utilisation / work plan, task assignments and allocation of fees.
  • Co-ordinate with Project Manager in producing finishes schedules.
  • Direct education of Junior FF&E Design staff in office standards, policy etc.
  • A basic knowledge of AutoCAD is desirable.
  • Prepare task assignments for assistant designers.
  • Allocate and adjust FF&E budget in co-ordination with Client and Project Manager.
  • Review and modify if necessary all specifications, schedules, purchase orders (where required) and installation plans for accuracy and design intent, and request changes as required.


  • Review interior architectural plans in conjunction with the Project Manager to ensure conformity with FF&E design.

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