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Current Vacancies

Interiors Sales Consultant - Flagship Homestore

Location: Kings Road, Chelsea
Apply Before: 12th toukokuu 2021

We are looking for a full-time (40 hours, 5 days per week), dynamic, sales driven Sales Consultant to join our team at our flagship store in Chelsea.

Applicants must have relevant sales experience and a knowledge of and interest in soft furnishings. Experience of dealing with fabrics in a retail environment is an advantage. You will be expected to promote sales, advise customers on interior decoration and maintain the high standards required by the company. A keen interest in contemporary design and furniture is a bonus.

Please apply in writing including a CV and accompanying letter stating both current and expected salaries to Anna-Lisa Moon or via email to  [email protected]

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.

No agencies, please.

Financial Controller

Location: Head Office, London W10
Apply Before: 26th toukokuu 2021

We are looking for a commercially astute Financial Controller to manage the accounts department.

The ideal applicant will possess excellent management skills and be technically strong with a flair for numbers and analysis. The ability to communicate at all levels in the business coupled with a highly organized work method is essential for this role along with the ability to think both commercially and creatively.

The principle responsibilities of this role include the following:
Ownership of management accounting - P&L & Balance Sheet
Ownership of month – end close and producing monthly management accounts (including P&L & balance sheet)
Responsibility for monthly variance analysis including working with budget holders throughout the business
Management of finance department
Management of the annual audit preparation and relationship with the auditors
Statutory accounts preparation
Annual budgets.
Cash flow monitoring
UK VAT returns and other external reporting, intrastat, French VAT
Liaison with foreign accountants

Qualifications/ Experience
This role will suit someone with a strong academic background and a good degree plus an accountancy qualification (CA, ACA, ACCA, CIMA or overseas equivalent), PQE in finance leadership/controlling in a medium sized business (£30m to £70m). Retail / wholesale experience preferred.

We will offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience.

Please apply in writing including a CV and accompanying letter stating both current and expected salaries to  [email protected]

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.

No agencies, please.

French Speaking Customer Service Coordinator - maternity cover

Location: London, W10
Apply Before: 28th toukokuu 2021

We require a bright, intelligent and flexible person to join our French Customer Service team to deal with our French agents and trade customers.

This is a maternity cover position and expected to last for a minimum of 9 months.

Along with the drive and initiative and the ability to work under pressure, excellent administration, organisation and customer services skills are required as well as very good language skills in written and spoken English as well as fluency in French. You will be working within a small team and will need to be a great team player; you will also need to interact with other departments within one of the most exciting design companies in the UK today.

At least one year's experience in an office environment is required.

Please apply in writing including a CV and accompanying letter stating both current and expected salaries to  [email protected]

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.

No agencies, please.

Textile Designer

Location: London, W10
Apply Before: 18th toukokuu 2021

We have an exceptional opportunity for an experienced interior home textile artist/designer to join our West London based design studio. A flair for original hand painted or drawn artwork is essential for this role.
Whilst the role is ideally based in our studio, we will consider applicants from freelance designers or applicants looking for part time or flexible/project based working.

Proven experience in designing specifically for wallpapers, printed and woven home furnishings will be a distinct advantage. We will be unable to consider purely CAD based designers for this position.

Applications without portfolios will not be considered and due to the high volume of applicants expected, please note that any design work sent as hard copies cannot be returned.

Due to the current lockdown restrictions, we will conduct the first stage of interviews via Microsoft teams/Zoom and only successful candidates will be contacted.

Please apply in writing including a CV and accompanying letter stating both current and expected salaries to  [email protected]

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.

No agencies, please.

Designers Guild is an expanding global company famous for its innovative, creative designs in home furnishings and interior design.

For over 30 years our reputation and distinctive image has been developed and as we grow we continually seek to recruit dynamic, motivated and committed employees. We value individual talent and have exciting opportunities within a wide range of jobs.

Designers Guild strives to be an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, sex, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief, age, marital status, national origin, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

We offer competitive salaries and benefits. We will also provide you with training and development to help you succeed. To find opportunities that interest you, please look at our current vacancies on this page, which will also show details of how to apply. We will only contact those persons selected for further consideration.

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