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Lead Designer (pitch) – D&B Fit Out

  • £65,000 – £75,000 + Health, Pension & Project based Bonus
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • London

Lead Designer (pitch) – D&B Fit Out

£65,000 – £75,000 + Health, Pension & Project based Bonus

Central London


About the Role:


My client is seeking a time served, D&B fit out specialist Designer to join a new division of this top tier, internally renowned fit out contractor. This individual will be work closely with the Divisional Director to secure new D&B fitout project in London, focussing on pitching designs for projects to new and repeat customers including both tenant and landlord work for blue chip companies and central London firms of all descriptions. This is not a technical design role and does not require someone with a huge amount of experience and skill in CAD, but rather someone who sell the ideas for the design to prospective clients, builds interest and closes the deals alongside the Project Director.


This role is a massive gateway into a brand-new division of one of the biggest companies in this sector, with huge financial backing and an already strong team, with opportunity to increase earnings massively by securing project wins and building the division. This position will suit someone who has earned their stripes in the London D&B world with one of the top contractors as a Designer but is still hungry for a bigger piece of the pie and ready to step up to a Senior / Lead role.  The Director for this division is young and hungry to succeed, and the person who joins this team should be able to match this energy and work rate.


About the Company:


This £150m turnover fit out specialist are one of the biggest and best respected D&B firms in London, with over 150 people employed to serve the ever-demanding London fit out market. Unlike most companies in this sector, my client only focusses on projects inside the M25, and thanks to this focus, have designed and built over 15 million sq. ft of office space in the last decade. This award-winning company is not only at the forefront of the sector in terms of numbers of projects delivered, but they also have a huge focus on innovative technologies, whilst striving to make their projects and spaces as sustainable as possible.


My main point of contact at his company is a highly experienced Project and Divisional Director who is very well known in the London Market and has been brought in to build a new division, focussing on projects from £200k up to £2m, working exclusively on D&B commercial fit out projects in Central London. He is looking to build a team of likeminded and successful D&B specialists to join him in building this division up into lively and energetic powerhouse of a team.


About the benefits / rewards:

Our client support, develop and understand their employees. They offer employee stability through permanent long-term employment and stable working environment. You will be well rewarded for your hard work with a remuneration package that will correspond to the individuals experience and skills.  The guideline basic salary is £80,000 – £90,000, however they offer a good package consisting of the following.

  • Travel
  • Pension
  • Family Healthcare
  • Project related Bonus




Experience of working within a D&B fit out contractor for a solid period is essential. Candidates will already have designing experience with the ability to pitch to clients already a key skillset for them. They will have worked with a well-established main contractor on fit out & refurbishment projects, ideally within on of the big 7 firms. Most importantly the candidate for this role must be trustworthy, reliable, conscientious and keen to progress their career further. They will also have to be a highly motivated individual and a strong team player.  A consistent employment record is essential with at least two years at each employer.


To apply please contact Alex or call 01923750095