Furniture Director - Midlands - Fit Out Interiors
Do you want to work for a company that have won awards for their excellence in the industry AND for being a best company to work for? Look no further I am currently working with the UK's industry leading fit out contractor that are seeking a Furniture Director to join there £60million turnover company. The company are renowned for their award winning environments within Commercial, Education and Retail markets. Worked with well known corporate companies such as M&S, Adidas, Jaguar & Capita. Offering an end to end service that is highly respected in the interiors industry, this company have consistently accelerated their growth year on year for the last 20 years Their company culture is incomparable as they invest extensive time, training and support to their employees whilst sticking to their word of 'we want our people to have fun at work' Location Based out of their modern, 3 storey office space and covering UK wide. You must be based within 1 hour of East Midlands. Package £50,000 - £60,000 basic Bonus paid yearly extra holiday incentives Car allowance 20 days holiday rising to 23 days 8 bank holidays Pension Additional tools for the job The role - Managing a small team within the furniture department - providing training and ongoing support to the team - Maintaining a broad knowledge of office interiors at all times communicating this with clients to offer a turnkey solution - Understand the clients project brief and being able to offer suggestions and ideas on the best suited furniture products - Absorbing the brief and overseeing the project from start to finish, working closely with design, sales and estimating teams - Managing a network of relationships with leading furniture manufacturers to maintain a good knowledge of their products and brand - Attending meetings across the UK and carrying out presentations to clients - Acting as the professional front for the company and the furniture department - Working closely with the procurement direct to negotiate best pricing - Responsible for overseeing 4-5 projects at one time Requirements - It is essential that you have a broad knowledge of the furniture industry and understand the key trends - Looking for someone from a Furniture Dealer or Fit Out background so that they have experience working with a wide range of furniture manufacturers - Proven track record in the furniture market with experience working on office interior projects - Experienced carrying out presentations - Ability to manage multiple projects at one time - Experienced managing, training and developing a small team of sales people - Confident communicator who is well networked within the industry - Outgoing and friendly professional who is a team player - Experience working in a hands on role offering turnkey solutions to client Must have UK driving license as the role requires UK wide travel daily Must be able to be at the head office for 8am as and when required Does the client tick all your boxes? Do you tick all their boxes? Great - To apply please send your CV demonstrating why you are a suitable fit for this position.