Product research - Furniture Designer cum
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Oct 2011 - Present (10 years)
The main responsibility is managing the product research and development team, furniture designing and conceptual work, product review and cost analysis, internet product analysis.
Creating CAD drawings and working drawings for the manufacturing department and supervision of the prototype production and implementation.
Costing and billing of Materials.
Visiting exhibition and trades shows are also part of my works to update new design trends and materials.
PRD team is working with the marketing team in design documentation and 3D blocks and presentation drawings, product specification, and finishes.
We prepared details of the product, branding, and components inventory.
Helping in developing catalog materials and product specifications as marketing tools.
Serves as technical support for the Interior designer’s team and the sales team for giving solutions to clients' requirements and conceptualizing bespoke furniture requirements.
Providing them design concepts and help them with the technical drawing for easy understanding of the client's requirement.
Supervise installation of custom made and non-standard furniture and
fit - outs at construction site to ensure that the design are properly implemented and executed as per client’s expectation.
Part of my responsibility also in my current job is to manage the Carpentry and workshop for the Joinery and Fit-out production.
At the same time supervising the Machinery Operation for the Panel Converting production where the office furniture such desk, work station tops and cabinets are being made.