Design Studio Manager

  • Experience 4 Years
Job Description

About Us

Milliken is a design leader in commercial flooring, with a 40-year history throughout Australia and New Zealand. Our expertise covers design, manufacturing and supply – dedicated to creating unique and inspirational interior spaces in the Commercial, Education, Health & Aged Care, Hospitality and Retail sectors. As a member of the Milliken family of companies, Milliken can harness global resources to implement world’s best flooring solutions. From environmental sustainability to manufacturing excellence, Milliken’s commitment to making ‘a positive impact on the world’ drives our innovation and production process. Milliken is proud to be part of one of the world’s most sustainable and ethical companies.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead, mentor and support day to day activities of our Design team
  • Maintain and build working relationships with clients
  • Manage all aspects of a customer design projects in collaboration with the Design team and the Sales and Production teams
  • Ability to manage projects through assessing, prioritising, navigating and quickly adapting to complex situations
  • Managing multiple customer design projects with ability to balance and move project quickly and efficiently
  • Contributing creative input for design and marketing initiatives and strategic design discussions
  • Design and presentation to clients to promote design services
  • Ensure design solutions fit manufacturing criteria for quality installations

Skills and Experience

  • Leading a design team
  • Creative ability with particular regard to colour and design trends
  • Possess strong interpersonal skills
  • 5+ years Design experience
  • Design Qualifications
  • Excellent computer skills specifically, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator), MS Office (Work, Excel, PowerPoint) and Outlook Proficient in PC Sketch and New Graphics

What We Offer

  • Located at Northmead, with onsite parking and public transport nearby
  • The opportunity to work from design concept through to production
  • A supportive and collaborative team and an organisation that ‘lives its values’
  • Opportunity to work with global teams

Together we strive to positively impact the world around us for generations to come.

What We Value

Integrity: Do the right thing

Excellence: Set a high bar for performance

Innovation: Reward big thinking

Sustainability: Create a healthy future

People: Empower exceptional teams