Careers

Forbes & Lomax – Warehouse Assistant

We are currently looking to take on a warehouse assistant to assemble our products and to assist the team in everyday stock room tasks. We handle components which, when assembled, produce high quality light switches and sockets which we sell to a wide market both in the UK and abroad.

Key responsibilities:
• Assemble Forbes and Lomax products.
• Loading and unloading suppliers’ vans
• Assisting sending orders out – Courier preparation
• Assist in moving & Organising stock.
• Assist in receiving, moving, checking and storing incoming goods.
• Quality control – Particular eye to detail is most important as you will be quality checking the components arriving from supplier while you assemble.

Please email [email protected] with your CV and covering letter.

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Samuel & Sons – Client Services Representative for UK and France

Samuel and Sons is seeking a full-time customer service administrator predominantly for our UK Residential market to join our dynamic client services office in London. In addition to this, the role will encompass supporting our French clients making this a dual aspect role. The role will focus on trade sales order fulfilment, client relations, office administration and processing support to our
sales team and clients within France and the UK interior design industry.

Previous experience and knowledge of customer service, administration and order processing is essential. Previous experience of administration within the interiors sector, specifically trade sales, would be an added bonus. The right candidate will have impeccable attention to detail and be organised with the ability to work under pressure in this dynamic role. Due to the nature of the role, fluent English and French is required.

Samuel and Sons opened its UK flagship showroom in March 2013 having built a reputation in the USA as the go to company for trimming. As a luxury business we pride ourselves on our innovative designs and products as well as our customer service, commitment to after sales and our work ethics. We are looking for a new member of staff to join the Samuel and Sons family who is friendly, personable, is customer service driven and administratively capable with a willingness to complete any task given to them.

To apply for the vacancy please contact Emily Peacock via email ([email protected]) with CV’s and Cover Letter.

PLEASE NOTE THIS POSITION IS NOT AN INTERIOR DESIGN OPPORTUNITY.

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Samuel & Sons – Part-Time Sampling Assistant

Samuel and Sons is seeking a part time Sampling Assistant to join its dynamic client services office in London. This part time role will initially be on a fixed term contract until the end of the year with the possibility of being extended or becoming permanent a possibility. The role will focus on sample order fulfilment, sample replenishment, inventory, sample room administration and housekeeping.

Previous experience and knowledge of administration in a multi-tasking environment is required. The successful candidate would be enthusiastic with a can do attitude and a “hands on” approach. They will have impeccable attention to detail and be highly organised with the ability to work under pressure in this busy role.

Samuel and Sons opened its UK flagship showroom in March 2013 having built a reputation in the USA as the go to company for trimming within the high end interior design industry. As a luxury business we pride ourselves on our innovative designs and products as well as our customer service, commitment to after sales and our work ethics. We are looking for a new member of staff to join the Samuel and Sons family who is friendly, personable, is customer service driven and administratively capable with a willingness to complete any task given to them.

To apply for the vacancy please contact Emily Peacock via email ([email protected]) with CV’s and Cover Letter.

PLEASE NOTE THIS POSITION IS NOT AN INTERIOR DESIGN OPPORTUNITY

The Interiors House – Mid-Weight Furniture Designer

The Interiors House is looking for a Midweight Furniture Designer to join its team in London. We are seeking an ambitious and talented designer with three to six year’ experience to work on high end interior design projects in the residential sector.

This role is a rewarding opportunity for someone looking to become an essential member of a luxury furniture practice and be surrounded by a creative and passionate environment. Working within a project team, the designer will be responsible for designing the manufacture of highly detailed, bespoke furniture and lighting pieces. For this role, candidates should clearly show competent technical knowledge and have high attention to detail.

Please send your CV and a covering letter (as PDF) to: [email protected]

The Interiors House – Creative Director

The Interiors House is looking for a Creative director accountable for the design quality of all projects across the studio.
Job functions include:
– project management on multiple projects. Serving as the main point of contact for clients, external project partners and internal team
– leading design process based on client need and seeing concepts through to completion in all design phases
– managing scope, budgets and project timelines
– main client interface for the direction and implementation of the design and foster a genuine, accountable relationship with the client throughout the entire project and beyond.
– a passionate advocate for our clients, ensuring that the design vision exceeds goals and expectations.

Please send your CV and a covering letter (as PDF) to: [email protected]

ijlbrown – Trade Sales Person

ijlbrown is looking for a full time Sales Person with a focus on Trade Sales to join our busy sales team at the Kings Road showroom.

The candidate is to have excellent sales skills with proven sales records within the industry.

ijlbrown was founded in 1984 and is a family run company who manufacture high quality furniture in Herefordshire, specialising in bespoke items. We sell worldwide to both trade and retail customers, interior designers and commercial ventures.

To apply email Jill Hilton on [email protected] a current CV and cover letter or for more information telephone 01432 851991.

Susan Clark – Interior Designer

We are looking for an experienced Interior Designer with project management experience to join our small interior design firm in South East London. The chosen candidate will be friendly, organised and proactive with at least 3 years experience and a track record in this field. Susan Clark Interiors specialises in full home renovations and project management. From architectural drawings, to completion, we manage every stage of a project. Whether a full build, a single room, providing joinery or soft furnishings, we assemble and manage the best teams and products. We also have a retail shop and showroom alongside our offices in Greenwich where we are open to the public and trading Monday to Saturday.

The chosen candidate will be confident to work both independently and as part of our small design team. This is an exciting full-time opportunity for an experienced designer, who is committed to delivering excellence for our clients. The role offered is for 5 days a week worked between Monday and Saturday and a level of flexibility around working hours is required. The position is currently office based.

If you are interested in applying please send your CV with examples of your work and covering letter to [email protected]

Alberto Schiatti Furniture Agency – Showroom Manager

On behalf of one of the companies we represent in UK, we are looking for a Showroom Manager to run a new Showroom that will be opened in Chelsea Harbour (London) in late Spring 2021.

Applications and cover letters should be sent to the following email address: [email protected]

Schumacher – Sales Operations Coordinator

F. Schumacher & Co., America’s leading name for designing and distributing fabrics, wallcoverings, floorcovering and furnishings is seeking an enthusiastic Sales Operations Coordinator for our brand-new business in London, UK. This person will be responsible for tracking and monitoring all product orders once they have been placed in the system to ensure our customers receive their goods in time. A passion for luxury and an unwavering commitment to beauty are woven into everything we do. Our mission is to elevate living through great design, to be a style leader within the design community, and to create a beautiful product, always.

In keeping with this spirit, we are looking to fill a multi-functional position reporting into the Director of the UK, with a focus on ensuring industry-leading customer happiness and satisfaction. You would coordinate with our sales team and various departments to expedite our sales orders for delivery to our customers and ensure their happiness. This is a highly visible position that plays an important role in supporting the company’s success in the United Kingdom.

To apply, please send a CV and Covering letter to: [email protected]

Circus 25 – Trade Sales Executive

Why You?
Are you a good communicator and a sales shark who has a passion for furniture and interiors? Do you love to work as part of a dedicated and fun team to help grow the business? Are you sales driven and work well with targets? Then we would love to hear from you!

Your role
As Trade Sales Executive at the Circus you will be responsible for bringing in new sales, build great relationships with clients to ensure repeat orders, follow up on leads, book and attend client meetings to present the Circus 25 brand, and be able to meet sales targets. Ideally you have previous experience working with Developers, Interior Designers, Hospitality Industry and Architects.

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter to: Gitte Duvander – [email protected]

Chase Erwin – Showroom Sales & Marketing Executive

Chase Erwin, an award winning textile company, is looking for a Showroom Sales and Marketing Executive to join our team to be based in our well positioned Chelsea Harbour showroom.  Chase Erwin create stylish luxury interior textiles which can be found in beautiful homes as well as iconic hotels and super yachts.  Our head office is based in Battersea and our flagship showroom is located within Chelsea Harbour Design Centre, ground floor.

The position would suit a well-organised and capable candidate with minimum three year industry experience and ideally with marketing experience and that can work independently.  The role offers exciting opportunities to work in the luxury textile industry and would suit a friendly and personable creative person.

To apply for the role please send your CV and cover letter to [email protected]

George Spencer Designs – Showroom Assistant

George Spencer Designs is an international supplier of wallpapers, fabrics and trimmings. Our busy office in Chelsea Harbour is now in need of some extra support, and we would like to recruit an Assistant whose main role would be to manage the smooth running of our sample department. It will include sending samples out to designers, co-ordinating delivery of new sample wings to our overseas distributors, working closely with our showroom manager.

Other duties will include answering the phone, stationery replenishment and keeping the showroom tidy. Please apply if you like colour and design, are prepared to work hard, are willing to learn and enjoy working as part of a team. This roll is full time Monday to Friday with very occasional weekend work working from our Chelsea Harbour showroom.

To apply for the vacancy please send a CV and cover letter to: Jo Hughes; [email protected] 

PLEASE NOTE – there is no interior design work done at George Spencer Designs

Emma Pearson Design – Procurement Administrator

Small but busy Fulham based Interior Designer needs a Procurement Administrator for 6 – 8 months,

Temporary position, to assist with Estimate and Purchasing for existing and new projects

Design and budgets are sometimes fluid therefore this person must have

previous experience.   Be prepared to negotiate with suppliers, be used to working with

Designer and the office team.  Experience on Estimate Package, a must.

Days and hours to be agreed, references needed

Salary negotiable depending on experience

Please apply via email to: [email protected]

Ben Whistler – Project & Sales Support Administrator

Ben Whistler seek to appoint a Project & Sales Support Administrator to join a design-led manufacturer who provide bespoke furniture solutions within the high end residential and hospitality fields. Due to continued and sustained growth we are looking to for a candidate that has a flair for time management and excellent organisational skills, to join our talented team. Ben Whistler provide a great working environment and the opportunity for career advancement.

We are looking for a Support Administrator to assist with project and sales activities, ranging from simple tasks to high level communication with clients. You will support both Project & Sales departments to help manage schedules, support with quotations and relevant client communications to all team members as well as across departments.

On a day-to-day basis, the key responsibilities will typically involve maintaining project & sales documentation, such as estimates, quotes and general enquires; managing new enquiries; communicating general progress to team members and other stakeholders; and assisting with the flow of project & sales information between BW and Client.

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter to: [email protected]

Bella Figura – Showroom Manager

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years sales experience within the interior design sector specifically with experience in the lighting, furniture, or luxury kitchen industry. A large part of business involves custom or bespoke work so knowledge in this area is essential. Most importantly must have a positive, enthusiastic can-do attitude as you will be client facing and the brand ambassador. Proficient in using MS Office with the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.

If you’re passionate about excellent customer service and looking for a rapidly growing company that has the feel of a start-up and the foundation of an established business, Bella Figura may be for you!

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter and salary expectations to: [email protected]

Chase Erwin – Sales Administrator

Chase Erwin, an award winning textile company, is looking for an Administrative Executive to join our team.  Chase Erwin create stylish luxury interior textiles which can be found in beautiful homes as well as iconic hotels and super yachts.  Our head office is based in Battersea and our flagship showroom is located within Chelsea Harbour Design Centre.

The position would suit a well-organised and capable candidate with 1- 2 year industry experience.  The role offers exciting opportunities in a busy friendly atmosphere. The position is based at the head office in Battersea, Monday to Friday 9am – 5.30pm.

To apply for the role please send your CV and cover letter to [email protected]

Dedar – Showroom Manager

Key responsibilities

  • Accountability for showroom performance (sales and service) in all areas
  • Achieving sales targets for Showroom allocated clients.
  • Growth of client base, assisting with new trade accounts and helping public enquiries.
  • Proactive planning and follow through on showroom activities, such as events, entertaining, general marketing initiatives.
  • Social media and image management, posting and growing local Instagram account.
  • Analysing and reacting to the needs of the business via the Showroom, investigating top and least sellers.
  • Maintenance of showroom through Dedar Brand standards, and co ordination of all display issues
    (including loans to clients etc).

What we are looking for in the ideal candidate

  • Experience with textiles and wallpaper (a deep understanding technically and aesthetically)
  • Enthusiasm and innovation skills in growing a strong visitor client base
  • Passion for providing, and deep understanding of what real customer service is all about.
  • You are likely to have at least 5 years’ experience in the interior design and supply industry.
  • Demonstrable self-motivation skills
  • Ambition and desire to grow into a leadership role.

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter to: [email protected]

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Samuel & Sons – Design Consultant

Samuel and Sons is seeking an enthusiastic and sales orientated Design Consultant with a can do attitude and a passion for interiors. The role will be based in the Chelsea Harbour Design Centre in
the Samuel and Sons showroom and requires previous experience in a sales or customer facing role ideally with textiles and/or interiors knowledge. The role will focus on promoting sales and
customer service, assisting our clients with their design schemes, sampling needs as well as supporting the showroom administration.

Samuel and Sons recently opened its UK flagship showroom in March 2013 having built a reputation in the USA as the go to company for trimming. As a luxury business we pride ourselves on our
innovative designs and products as well as our customer service, commitment to after sales and our work ethics. We are looking for a new member of staff to join the Samuel and Sons family who is
friendly, personable, has a natural flair and passion for interior design and is sales driven with a willingness to complete any task given to them. The right candidate will have impeccable attention
to detail and be organised with the ability to work under pressure in this dynamic role.

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter to: [email protected]

Oficina Inglesa – Sales Consultant

Location: Oficina Inglesa, Chelsea Harbour Design Centre

Address: 302 Design Centre East, London, SW10 0XE

Purpose of work: To work as a member of a team of showroom assistants in a retail showroom primarily selling pieces from the Oficina Inglesa furniture collection and assisting clients with the commission of bespoke furniture.

Main Duties / Skills required: We are looking for a new member of staff to join our team of Sales Consultants in our showroom in London. The new member of the team should be personable, well-spoken, reliable and thrive in a busy and proactive environment.

Goal:

  • To ensure customer satisfaction with polite, friendly and efficient service at all
  • To be able to handle and convert enquiries in a timely and professional manner

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter to: [email protected]

Altfield – Sales Executive

Altfield are looking for a talented Sales Executive to join their dynamic sales team on the road.  This is an exciting opportunity for an individual with a passion for interiors and experience within this field to work with a wide variety of high end clients from hospitality & residential to super yachts.

Please send your CV to [email protected] for further information.

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Phillip Jeffries – Temporary Sample Assistant

Phillip Jeffries has emerged as the industry leader in natural, textured and speciality wallcoverings. A family-owned company founded in 1976, it works hand in hand with skilled artisans to create the interior design world’s most beautiful and sought-after wallcoverings.

Job Description: Temp Sample Assistant / Librarian in our Harbour Yard office

General duties and responsibilities

  • Register new projects and prepare sample requests.
  • Own sample replenishment process.
  • Maintain organization of memo inventory.
  • Organize existing sample catalogs and memos.
  • Assist with seasonal roll-out of new collections.
  • Assist with customer service responsibilities by inputting client sample orders / courier tracking numbers and communicating with clients, agent, partners and sales team  via phone/email
  • Support Inside/Outside Sales team by following up on sample order and offering alternatives where applicable.
  • Detail– oriented, organized and able to multi task
  • Knowledge of Excel and Word
  • Able to communicate using Teams and Zoom
  • Support the Sample Department with daily tasks

To apply, please send a CV and Cover Letter to: Natasha Naess Operational Manager – [email protected]

 

Soane – US Sales Support & Logistics Assistant

Soane Britain, led by Founder Lulu Lytle, designs and makes exceptionally well-made furniture, upholstery, lighting, fabrics, wallpapers and interior necessities that consistently reward the investment, adding joyful atmosphere to any interior. Every Soane Britain design is made in Britain in small workshops that excel in traditional crafts, such as iron forging, rattan weaving, chair making, precision engineering and saddlery. Soane Britain’s client list includes international interior designers, decorators and architects with Soane Britain’s designs found in many important private houses, chalets and yachts around the world as well as hotels, restaurants, members clubs, boardrooms and retail spaces.

Purpose of the Position:

This is an exciting role within the Sales Support department that has been created to support Soane’s growth in the United States. This junior position is perfect for someone with 0-2 years of experience.  The primary role is to provide administrative support to the US based Account Managers in three office locations (New York, Atlanta and San Francisco).  Due to the high quality of our workmanship and complexities with international shipping, we are looking for a support assistant to manage and process US orders, logistics requests, as well as working with shippers to deliver orders to clients on time.

Using your knowledge of Soane’s products and customer service skills, you will act as a liaison between clients, sales and manufacturing, as well as building relationships with our trusted shippers. The challenge will be to build these multi layered relationships working in a fast-paced environment.

To apply, please forward your CV and cover letter  to [email protected].

Schumacher – Showroom Sales Representative

F. Schumacher & Co., America’s leading name for manufacturing and distributing fabric, wall covering, floorcovering and furnishings is coming to London! And we are seeking a Showroom Sales Representatives for our showroom at the Chelsea Design Centre. The Showroom Sales Representative will be responsible for selling high-end fabric, wall covering & furniture lines as well as specific sales support functions as designated by the Territory Manager. As a part of the inside sales team, this person will reinforce brand positioning within the marketplace and provide key service for accounts within the London territory.

A passion for luxury and an unwavering commitment to beauty are woven into everything we do. Our mission is to elevate living through great design, to be a style leader within the design community, and to create a beautiful product, always.

To apply, please send a CV and Covering letter to: [email protected]

A Rum Fellow – Design & Production Assistant

A Rum Fellow is a design studio dedicated to artisan made rugs and textiles founded by partners Caroline Lindsell & Dylan O’Shea based in north London. Known for intricate pattern and abundant colour A Rum Fellow designs are crafted to the highest quality and with upmost integrity by artisans in Guatemala, India, and Nepal. Visit our website arumfellow.com and Instagram for further insights.

Purpose of the Position:
To assist the creative director Caroline Lindsell across all aspects in the design and production of A Rum Fellow products.

To apply for the position, please email CV and covering letter to: [email protected]

RWD FF&E Designer

RWD are seeking an FF&E designer to initially fill a 12-month Maternity cover position. As a fast-paced yacht design studio, we are looking for someone who is passionate about luxury yacht and/or very high-end residential interior design, integrates well within the team and for whom quality of work is
everything. The successful candidate will need to be adaptable and enthusiastic to play an important role in our busy and unique studio. RWD is a stimulating and award-winning company to work for; we have a genuine team ethic where work is demanding and rewarding in equal measures. The studio is idyllically located in the New Forest for a great life/work balance. There may be frequent international travel to visit our global client base and shipyards.

Zuber – Sales Assistant, Part Or Full Time

Zuber is a world-renowned manufacturer of hand-made wall-covering, fabric, leather and paint. For over 220 years, the brand’s products have embellished the most refined interiors, owing to their quality and the company’s outstanding customer service. Still manufactured in the original factory in France, the Zuber products are exported worldwide, with showrooms in Paris, London and New-York.

Based in our London branch on Pimlico Road, you will be assisting our head office in France with the UK sales enquiries, answering the client requests and if necessary forwarding them to the relevant services.

As Sales Assistant, you will be expected to:

  • Understand the clients’ needs and suggest relevant solutions with the support of the sales team in France
  • Present our wide panel of products to the customers requesting it
  • Keep the head office informed of the activity of the branch through a daily report

If you are interested and believe you would be suitable for this position, please send your CV and cover letter to [email protected]