Join our team - Furniture designer wanted in Porto

Pfeifer design furniture for manufacturing and retail brands worldwide. We create exceptional fit-for-purpose furniture on a commercial scale.

Join our team here in Porto.

Join our team here in Porto.

Established in London in 2003, the studio relocated to the Porto area in early 2019 and we are now looking for a furniture designer to join our small team here in Portugal.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate their passion for design and experience in developing furniture for production. 2-5 years work experience would be ideal.

The design position requires the following skills:

  • consistent creativity, capability in generating ideas and contributing to group ideation, working to brief and studio projects

  • excellent communication skills

  • a strong creative mind and being able to demonstrate a coherent design process

Specifically:

  • Advanced 3D modelling in SolidWorks (solids and surfaces) with experience in Blender an advantage

  • Creating renderings in SolidWorks and Visualise

  • Preparation of technical drawings in SolidWorks

  • Hand sketching skills – on paper and Sketchbook Pro

  • Adobe creative suite including Photoshop and InDesign an advantage

Other aptitudes:

  • An understanding of the process of furniture making, including an understanding of materials, construction and joinery

  • Fluent in English (written and spoken) with Portuguese an advantage

Applications emailed as A4 landscape PDF files and to include: examples of process, hand sketching, 3D modelling, rendering and production drawings as well as a design portfolio.

Send your email to karla [ at ] leonhardpfeifer.com

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