3 months ago
Job Title : Senior, Principal or Associate Lighting Designer
Location : Bristol - Bristol, BS32 4UB UK (Primary)
Organisational Unit : Hoare Lea -> Specialist Group -> Lighting
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Lighting
Education : Bachelor's Degree
Job Description : Senior, Principal or Associate Lighting Designer
Competitive salary + benefits
Hoare Lea Lighting Design
Hoare Lea’s Lighting Design team is responsible for delivering world leading lighting design across most construction sectors.
Our expertise combines creativity with innovative thinking, ensuring that technical issues are balanced with aesthetic and visual criteria.
We have an exciting new opportunity for a Senior, Principal or Associate Lighting Designer to join our firm, based in Bristol to support an extensive portfolio of exciting projects across the UK (and wider).
The chosen candidate will have the autonomy over their own projects and run the lighting team in the Bristol office.
What You’ll Be Doing
The successful candidates will have relevant lighting design experience and be used to working within a lighting design team on a variety of projects.
They will be able to produce conceptual lighting design information, provide detailed lighting integration information, attend meetings, liaise with the design team, present to clients and provide project support for all RIBA stages.
They will be highly motivated, passionate, enthusiastic, imaginative, and be able to demonstrate excellent design and project management skills within their current position. The ability to demonstrate good collaborative skills and to work with several different specialisms within the Bristol office and within project design teams is important. Good relationship building skills will be important as we are looking for someone who can support and nurture new internal relationships within the Bristol office and the Bristol work winning teams.
What We Are Looking For
You should have a degree in design, architecture, interior design or a similar creative discipline. With experience of lighting consultancy within a design practice, you will have an excellent working knowledge of lighting design and an ability to express ideas both visually and verbally. You will require a thorough understanding of lighting design calculation tools; Revit, AutoCAD, Photoshop and Office. Knowledge of Sketch-Up, Rhino 3D, 3DS Max and three-dimensional design tools would also be beneficial.
With excellent interpersonal and communication skills you will have proven ability in negotiating positive outcomes, accepting responsibility, meeting design deadlines and organising team members.
Your current portfolio should demonstrate your ability to conceptualise lighting designs and oversee these to project completion. Please forward CV & portfolio with application. Overseas travel will be required.
Why Work For Us
To reward your hard work and commitment we offer both core and flexible benefits, a competitive salary and industry leading training and development to support you throughout your career. Other benefits include:
• Private medical scheme
• Life Assurance
• Income protection
• Car allowance and access to a wide range of lease cars
• 25 days annual leave, increasing to 30 with length of service
• Contributory pension scheme
• Voluntary benefits scheme
• We’re happy to discuss flexible working. There is no obligation to raise this at the application stage but if you wish to do so, you are welcome to. Flexible working will be part of the discussion at offer stage.
As one of the longest-established firms of its kind, Hoare Lea employs some of the most talented people in the industry. Our award-winning expertise has been developed over many years and we pride ourselves on our unique and unrivalled service. One of our many specialist teams is Hoare Lea Lighting – a creatively focussed design group working in all sectors of lighting design.
We have a flexible approach; fostering an open and honest culture within an environment in which our people can excel as individuals. We encourage collaboration and the sharing of knowledge across specialisms and projects, as we believe that by working together, we can produce the best results.
Our accredited professional development schemes are market leading, and we are always looking at new ways in which we can develop the skills and capability of our people and the delivery of our service. We offer long-term career opportunities with no glass ceilings and we are always on the lookout for great new talent.
Hoare Lea Lighting is one of the UK’s leading lighting design consultancies with an extensive portfolio of creative design solutions within the built environment. We pride ourselves on the quality of our design work and ability to create engaging and innovative lighting solutions on a diverse range of projects around the world.
More information will be available at interview
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