Careers at Innovate Product Design

Design Placement – Digital and Print Student 20/21

Innovate Product Design is looking for enthusiastic and hardworking placement students who want to learn more about working in the design industry.

Innovate Product Design specialises in helping individuals to develop and prototype new product ideas, providing a complete service including design, prototyping, manufacture and IP protection. As a fast paced consultancy, our in-house expertise help our clients to take ideas from paper to product, providing inventors with the best chance of success to market.

We are looking for enthusiastic and hardworking placement students to join the Digital and Print section of our design team. We need to find designers who want to learn more about working in the design industry.

You will be exposed to all aspects of the design process, work on live projects and will be aiding in the daily running of the studio, helping to drive a dynamic development schedule to completion.
By the end of the placement you will have experience of working in a fast paced consultancy with professional designers and have a further understanding of creating relevant and innovative design.
In the Digital and Print team you will mostly be creating board game prototypes and app prototypes. Training will be provided for Adobe XD

Requirements:
• Adobe suite (Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
• Solidworks
• Keyshot
• Desire to learn that can be demonstrated through personal projects, tutorials etc.

Salary: to be confirmed
Working Week:37.5 hour per week Monday to Friday – 9am to 5.30pm with 1 hour for lunch

How to Apply:

To apply, send a Covering Letter, CV and Portfolio Extracts, in PDF format, to Barbara@innovate-design.com. Email attachments must total less than 10MB.

Emails must be very clear, please add your name and job title in the subject line as well as save all of your work in your name.

barbara@innovate-design.co.uk

Business and Market Researcher

Innovate Product Design help individuals to develop, protect, prototype and market their new product ideas and inventions. We are looking for a business and market researcher to join our team.

The role involves:

  • Researching companies for our clients to present their new idea and inventions
  • Pitching new product ideas to potential buyers
  • Taking part in setting up trade events
  • Organising market research feedback

Full training provided

Ideally you will:

  • Be confident and articulate
  • Have a desire to learn about business and retail distribution networks
  • Have a good knowledge of how the consumer retail business works

To apply please send your CV together with a cover email to barbara@innovate-design.co.uk

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £20,000.00 to £25,000.00/year