Careers

Design Centre Chelsea Harbour’s Careers Service offers the top jobs available in the design industry. Dreamed of becoming an architect or an interior designer? Visit the careers page and apply to open positions today.

ABI Interiors – Sales Manager

We’re looking for an experienced Sales Manager with a strong understanding of the design industry to oversee and drive all sales activity while growing and developing our UK Sales and Showroom teams.

Colefax and Fowler – Sewing Room Assistant

Colefax and Fowler is a leading company in the furnishing fabric and wallpaper industry. The company sells fabrics and wallpapers to interior designers and retail shops in the UK. In other markets, products are promoted and sold via agents, showrooms and distributors.
The company is seeking a Sewing Room Assistant to primarily prepare, make and dispatch Hanger and Carres which will be displayed in showrooms worldwide. The department work to a weekly target based on demand, and will make and dispatch up to an estimate of 500 hangers a week. The most important attributes are experience using industrial sewing machine and over-lockers. The ability to work as part of a team is essential.

Watts 1874 – Sampling Assistant

Watts 1874 is looking for a Sampling Assistant to maintain sampling request, uphold company showroom standards and support the Global Sales Team on all requests. It is a very busy and varied role, with numerous deadlines to meet daily. Although this is not a customer facing department, sampling orders are regularly taken over the phone and, in the showroom, therefore a high level of professionalism must be maintained.

JAB Anstoetz UK – Samples Coordinator

This role would suit anyone looking to further their career within the Textiles, Interiors and Customer service area.
The individual should be organised, efficient and energetic.
It is a full time role Monday to Friday, 9-5, and entails managing the sending and ordering of interior designers’ samples and cuttings.
There are other sales and office activities such as organising the daily post and supporting the showroom with customer requests and even some face to face customer sales.
We are an active and committed equal opportunities employer which is evident in the diversity of our workforce.
The salary is £21k per year plus pension.
The applicant should be able to start within 4 weeks following a successful interview.
Please contact [email protected] or 02073486620

Ateliers London – Multimedia Designer & Photographer

Ateliers London is a leading British designer and manufacturer, specialising in bespoke luxury hard-case and upholstered furniture for leading interior design professionals and luxury projects worldwide, spanning high end residential, luxury hospitality and Super Yacht sectors.

The Role
We’re looking for someone who has a passion for graphic design, digital content and photography. There’s lots to get stuck into, from shooting furniture and products in our studio, creating assets for website, social and digital output, to packaging, and print design work. You will also be comfortable assisting with a wide range of in-house marketing tasks in a varied and challenging role.

Ben Whistler – Project & Sales Support Administrator

Ben Whistler seeks 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 for a candidate that has a flair for time management and excellent organisational skills, to join our talented team. Ben Whistler provides 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.

Ben Whistler – Key Account Manager – Sales

Ben Whistler is a well-established company that designs and manufactures Bespoke Furniture for some of the top Interior Designers and Architects. We pride ourselves in working on some of the most prestigious Hotel projects and High-end Residential properties in London and abroad.
The company is expanding at a great pace, and we are looking for committed Key Account Managers to join our dynamic sales team. Experience within bespoke high-end furniture manufacture would be essential. Working from our well-located offices at Shepherd’s Bush, to support a portfolio of existing clients as well as developing new business, benefiting from opportunities to travel, excellent opportunities to grow with the business, and working with a small, friendly team.

Osborne & Little – London Area Sales Manager

Osborne & Little, leading international designer of high quality furnishing fabrics and wallpapers has an opportunity for an Area Sales Manager in London. As the Area Sales Manager you will have a passion for design, an ability to engage with clients and the skills and knowledge to give our customers the perfect service. Reporting to the Sales Director you will be responsible for revenue growth from fabric & wallpaper sales of our brands Osborne & Little, Matthew Williamson, Nina Campbell and Missoni Home Wallpaper. If you are genuinely interested in the above position, please send your full CV and covering letter to: Antje Christiansen – Assistant Manager Sales Support Email: [email protected]

Gingerlily – Merchandising and E-Commerce Manager

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the team at an international interiors brand. The hunt is on for a key player to join this fast paced, niche organisation. Ideally looking for someone with strong, demonstrable retail experience based at the company’s London head office. Responsibilities will include: supplier and stock management; product development; e-commerce and digital marketing and sales reporting.

HOULES – AREA SALES REPRESENTATIVE

Established in 1928 HOULÈS is an internationally recognized brand in the design and decoration industry. HOULÈS is most known for our trimmings for which it is recognised as a world leader.

This is an exciting time at HOULÈS as we ramp up our new product development and make considerable technological advancements which we believe are going to take our business to a new level. This presents a unique opportunity for the right candidate to join our team in the UK as an Area Sales Representative.

George Spencer Designs – SHOWROOM SALES AND ADMIN ROLE

George Spencer Designs are a prestigious independent fabric, wallpaper and trimming supply company looking for a member of staff to join our small, friendly team. This is both an admin role and customer-facing. Previous customer service experience is essential.

Phillip Jeffries – Sales Support Specialist

Phillip Jeffries is looking for a Sales Support Specialist to join our London team!

Our Customer Experience (CX) team aims to “WOW” our customers! We are searching for a customer-centric team player that is committed to providing the world’s best service. In this role, the qualified candidate will lend specialized support within the CX Department and provide exceptional service to the luxury interior design community. The Ideal candidate must be self-motivated, team oriented. This role will report to our Assistant Manager of Customer Experience (CX) Operations and located in our London office.

Claremont Furnishing – Showroom Administration Assistant

Established in 1931, Claremont Furnishing Fabrics Co Ltd are looking for an organised, well presented Showroom Administration Assistant to join the team full time in our trade showroom & head office in the heart of Chelsea. You will need to be a highly organised confident administrator, whilst also demonstrating creativity, excellent client facing skills, and a sense of humour. A candidate with work experience within the interior design industry would be desirable but not essential.

Fromental – Junior Client Account Manager

Tim Butcher and Lizzie Deshayes Launched Fromental in 2005, intent on making the world’s most beautiful wallcoverings, fabrics, and accessories. Combining the finest skills together with luxurious fabrics, we have become known for our elaborate and hand embroidered designs.

Our London team has enjoyed successful growth over the last 5 years and is looking to expand our team. This is an excellent opportunity to work as part of a dynamic and committed team based in our London head office.

Hector Finch Lighting – Sales Administrator/Showroom Assistant

Hector Finch Lighting is one of the UK’s top lighting brands with showrooms in Wandsworth Bridge Road, Fulham and across the USA. We are looking for someone with a meticulous eye for detail and a friendly personality to join our London showroom team from September. Knowledge of lighting or architectural hardware would be an advantage but the ability to multi task, think independently and acquire detailed product knowledge is essential.

Forbes and Lomax – UK Showroom Sales Administrator

Forbes & Lomax are looking for a showroom sales administrator to join their UK team in Clapham Junction, London.

Forbes and Lomax have been supplying top quality decorative lightswitches to architects and interior designers since 1987 and are the pioneers of the Invisible Lightswitch®.

As a luxury brand, we pride ourselves on our excellent customer service and after sales care.

The position will suit someone who has exceptional customer service skills and attention to detail and will relish the chance to see how a successful design led company operates.

Bella Figura Ltd – Junior Sales Advisor

We are one of the world’s most exclusive decorative lighting companies. We specialise in working with the world’s leading interior designers, decorators, architects, luxury hotels, property developers and yacht builders.
We have an extensive product range and our designs cover the entire style spectrum from retro to transitional – through to modern and ultra-contemporary. Our products are all made out of the very highest quality materials and they are all produced to our design and specification by small family businesses in England and Italy.

The Design Archives – Showroom Administrator

We are looking for a full time Administrator to assist with the daily running of our Chelsea showroom. This will include:

– Managing all sampling
– Dealing with daily enquiries
– Processing orders
– Liaising with our external PR
– Creating and scheduling social media content

We are looking for someone with good administrative skills and a great telephone manner, basic marketing and social media skills, and knowledge of the Microsoft Office package. Sales and accounts experience and a good knowledge of textiles is preferred.

Savoir Beds Ltd – Sales Operations Administrator

Savoir have spent over a century perfecting the art of sleep, using time honoured techniques and the finest natural materials. Resulting in a collection of beds that can be fully tailored to a client’s exacting specifications. Savoir offers a range of luxury that begins with extraordinary and ends with, the best beds in the world.

Based at Savoir’s head office and Bedworks in NW London, we are looking for a bright and motivated administrator to work as part of a small, busy sales operations team.

Responsibilities: General office tasks, data entry, export documentation, liaising with showrooms & suppliers, raising & monitoring orders, organising couriers.
Requirements: Excellent organisational, time management, attention to detail and communication skills and a passion for design.

Wemyss – Area Account Manager

We are looking for an enthusiastic, hard working, Area Account Manager for the territories London, Northern Home Counties & East Anglia, to join our busy friendly team.

Beaumont & Fletcher – Brand Ambassador/Sales Representative

We have a rare opportunity to join Beaumont & Fletcher, world renowned for creating the finest traditionally hand crafted furniture, lights and mirrors, and coveted couture embroidery.

This sales focused role requires an exceptional individual to drive revenue from existing clients, and build prosperous relationships with the very best interior designers around the world, bringing about opportunities to showcase our unique designs.

OCHRE – Production Technician (part time)

Ochre is a British-based furniture, lighting and accessory design company with trade showrooms in London and New York, with a closely-knit team of approximately 20 at each location. We work closely with reputable interior designers and architects from all over the world and assist in creating warm, luxurious and elegant interiors.
Due to the needs of the business, we are looking for an enthusiastic production technician who can work within the operational division of the business.

As well as stock control, production coordination and internal logistics responsibilities, the role is expected to support the Ochre Production team in their ongoing manufacturing, operations and business processes.

Madeaux Ltd – Digital Content Executive

Established in 2011, Madeaux is a Sussex-based brand designing high-end fabrics and wallcoverings, wholesaling to interior designers and architects worldwide through a network of showrooms and representatives.

The Digital Content Executive will be responsible for creating content across our social media channels and brand website, as well as designing high quality digital and printed assets. You will be supported by our Media Manager and our Creative Director to ensure the digital growth of the brand.

The role is suited to someone with a passion for, and an understanding of, the interiors and textiles industry, has a creative eye, and who can work independently. You will be adaptable, hands-on, familiar with the Adobe Creative Suite, and can prioritise work to create great outcomes.

JAB Anstoetz UK – Area Account Manager – UK East and Midlands

To strengthen our high-performance subsidiary in United Kingdom, East and Midlands region for our brands JAB Anstoetz Fabrics & JAB Anstoetz Flooring, we are looking for the earliest possible date for a new Area Account Manager – East and Midlands UK.

Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour – Personal Shopping and Designer Sourcing Assistant

The Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour is the world’s premier destination for design and decoration excellence. Home to 120 showrooms and over 600 of the world’s most prestigious luxury brands, it is the largest of its kind in Europe.  You will be based in the Executive Offices within the Personal Shopping and Designer Sourcing team, often liaising with internal Marketing, Events and Digital teams.

 We are looking for a highly motivated individual who will assist in the management of international design projects from concept to delivery. You will build and maintain relations with clients, as well as internal showrooms and suppliers, staying up to date with new showroom product and collections. You will manage the department’s social media channels, creating exciting, regular digital content.

The ideal candidate will be highly organized, have strong client relation skills, sound computer skills (word, excel, powerpoint and Sketch up is an advantage) and a good knowledge of social media.  They should also be familiar with the showrooms at the Design Centre and have a real interest in/ or previous experience in the Interior Design industry. To apply please email [email protected]

O&A Design LTD – FF&E Procurement Manager

Over the past 20 years, dynamic business partners Oleg Klodt and Anna Agapova have developed an invaluable reputation for creating elegant, sophisticated and timeless interiors for private and commercial clients across the globe. The two designers launched their own product line in collaboration with the most reputable heritage brands such as Holland & Sherry, Preciosa and Riviere Rugs.

Ateliers London – Trade Sales Support

Ateliers London is a leading British designer and manufacturer, specialising in bespoke luxury hard-case and upholstered furniture for leading interior design professionals and luxury projects worldwide, spanning high end residential, luxury hospitality and Super Yacht sectors. As part of our exciting growth plans, we are now looking for a presentable, professional and experienced individual to join our friendly team. Confident, calm and organised, you will provide support to the Trade Sales department, communicating with A&D clients, processing enquiries, order management and coordinating day to day with the production team, whilst providing exceptional customer service at all times from within our offices and Trade showrooms.