SMC-Design is looking for a talented and experienced Creative Designer to join our London studio.

At SMC we work on high-end marine interior design projects, liaising with suppliers and working to a client’s needs and aspirations. Experience in delivering drawing and detail packages for large-scale commercial projects (e.g., hotels/cruise ships) is essential, as well as impeccable organisational, research and communication skills. Experience or a background in commercial, retail and hospitality design would be a definite bonus.



You should be educated to a relevant degree or diploma level with 6+ years’ post graduate experience. Applicable knowledge of creative design methodologies and processes necessary.



Must have evidence of strong hospitality/retail design.

Must have evidence of minimum 6+ years relevant experience.

As a creative designer you would have successfully led designs from inception to completion, demonstrating your proven skills at delivering exceptional design, with experience of working independently or as part of a team.

The creative designer will be able to show and provide portfolio evidence of constantly improving the success of projects, development of ideas and their execution backed up with relevant narrative to justify their design. You will be able to show expert concept layout skills as well as creativity and the ability to adhere to SMC brand ideals.



Ability to create and develop conceptual designs including the skill of using colour and texture

Experience in using CAD software fluently in 2D and 3D

Knowledge of Vectorworks would be advantageous

Advanced skills in Photoshop, SketchUp and MS Office

Knowledge of FF&E selection (materials, finishes, detailing and scheduling)

Self-confident and receptive to constructive feedback

Ability to manage time, generate/manage schedules, and workflow of projects efficiently

Excellent communication skills including verbal, written and visual

Exceptional attention to detail

Ability to understand and generate plans creatively using sketches and CAD software

Excellent communication skills & ability to present at a high level.

Skilled in the use of Microsoft Office especially Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Strong people skills, detail oriented and able to manage and coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously



Proactive when managing internal deadlines and standards of design.

Visualisation and explanation of concepts to others

Developing detailed designs and choosing materials

Delivering design with strong narrative linked to brand ideals

Working in both 2D and 3D to communicate design intent

Preparing visual packages for visual artists

Managing the creative process on assigned spaces through to finished CGI

Competitive salary dependent on experience

We will only consider applicants who provide CV, portfolio, and salary expectations. Please email with your cv & portfolio, salary expectations, current location and UK right to work

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