About The Role

You’ll take a leading design role on a broad range of projects in consumer, healthcare and industrial sectors. Working as a Consultant Industrial Designer, you will be responsible for developing user-centred design solutions across product, packaging, device and equipment.

Part of your role will be to contribute to proposals, leading projects and you will help support the development of our client relationships and design capabilities. You will have a keen interest in new technology and innovation and be able to generate graphical and presentation material of exceptional quality.

Here at Cambridge Design Partnership we are passionate about creating new products. Over our 25-year history our growth has been focused on building what we believe is a uniquely effective design and innovation capability.

Few companies outside the vertically integrated global market leaders can assemble innovation teams across consumer research, brand strategy, design, scientific research, engineering development and manufacturing.  Our team achieves this and that is why we are trusted by some the world’s largest companies with their most important innovations.

About You
  • A creative thinker, concept generator, and communicator with excellent interpersonal skills and a track record of multidisciplinary team working
  • Previous consultancy experience is required and you will demonstrate an outstanding design portfolio containing evidence of in-market product from at least one of the following areas – consumer product, healthcare, structural packaging.
  • Graphically exceptional, including rapid communication of ideas (from outstanding hand sketching, and full Adobe CS as a minimum), to proven 3D CAD competency (preferably Solidworks and/or Alias). Keyshot, rendering and 3D animation software expertise would be an advantage.
  • Comfortable with hands-on modelling, general workshop model-making skills and conversant with the latest Rapid Prototyping technologies
  • 2:1 or higher degree in industrial design, product or structural packaging design or a related discipline
  • Demonstrable industrial/product/packaging design experience in at least one of the following sectors: Consumer, Healthcare, FMCG, Structural Packaging.
  • Experience of Project Leadership and experience of participating in consumer and market research activities is required
About Us
We are an employee owned company with our staff at the centre of our strategy. Employee ownership allows us to maintain full control over the direction of our business and our creative culture.

We hire people with a genuine enthusiasm and curiosity for design, engineering and science so if you’re the type of person who fills their spare time designing and making things, then we’d love to know.

In return for your hard work and insightful ideas, you receive a competitive salary, discretionary bonus, 12% non-contributory pension, private healthcare and 25 days holiday