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We’re hiring: Could you design the next F1 Award?

Posted on: July 13, 2021

We are looking for a bright and enthusiastic Product Designer to join our team. All experience levels will be considered. The successful candidate will be liaising with clients from the world’s leading brands to transform their brief from a concept through to a finished product. This exciting position offers the candidate the chance to flex their creative muscles and see the results manufactured in-house. They will form part of a small but busy team dealing with a range of budgets, briefs, materials and lead times. The successful candidate will be joining a friendly team in an innovative and creative company.

Responsibilities include:
• Working alongside our Account Managers to transform a clients’ brief, logo or brand into a physical award
• Designing bespoke awards, trophies, plaques and corporate gifts to suit a budget, brief and manufacturing process
• Producing engraving and print proofs for client sign off prior to manufacture
• Taking concept designs and producing manufacture drawings
• Liaising with the Production Team throughout the production process
• Managing your workload and the design process
• Supporting the Design Manager and wider business where needed

The ideal candidate will offer the following:
• Experience using Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator ideally)
• CAD experience would be advantageous (we use SolidWorks)
• Understanding of basic manufacturing processes and principles
• Enthusiastic and a passion to learn
• Ability to manage your own time and workload and meet tight deadlines

In return we will offer:
• A training package worth over £3000 including:
– Fully accredited SolidWorks training and certification (provided by SolidSolutions)
– Fully accredited Adobe Illustrator training and certification
• Any other training and support needed to help you fulfil your role
• Freedom to design and create bespoke products for leading UK events and worldwide brands
• First-hand experience of design for manufacture and production processes
• A friendly and supportive work environment

The details:
• Competitive salary (£18,000-£23,000)
• Health insurance after 6 months (diagnostics)
• Company pension contributions (3%)
• Start date asap

About Gaudio
Gaudio Awards is one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of bespoke awards and trophies. We design and manufacture some of the UK’s most high-profile awards including the Radio 1 Teen Awards, National Lottery and MasterChef Awards. We are based in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, and our design and production are on one site giving the successful candidate excellent opportunity to experience design for manufacture first hand.

Please visit our website for more information about the company and the awards that we produce:

How to Apply
If you think you meet the requirements of the role and want to contribute to the future of the company, please send your CV along with a covering letter and portfolio or examples of your work to:

or post to:
Stuart Sharples,
Gaudio Awards,
Unit H, The Courtyard,
Tewkesbury Business Park,
GL20 8GD

If you have any queries about the role, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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