Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Crewe

Description

Job reference no.: 15190

The Role
We are seeking a Head of Interiors, Colour & Trim. Reporting to the Director of Design the successful candidate will be responsible for the interior design and colour and trim strategy for current models and future concepts. Key responsibilities include:

Conducting feasibility studies for Interior guidelines for future product creation including trend research, competitor analysis and attending trade shows.
Overseeing the design drafts for Interiors, including architecture, components and interface design.
Working with the Sales & Marketing team to define the customer demographic and provide content for customer facing marketing assets.
Collaborating with stakeholders across the VW Group to identify synergies and share knowledge.
Inspiring, developing and empowering colleagues within the interior, colour and trim team.
Working in collaboration with engineering, production and sales and marketing.

The Person
The ideal candidate will be an established Interior Design Manager or Head of Interiors within the automotive industry, working within a brand or working for a design agency that works in partnership with automotive brands. The successful candidate will demonstrate:

A strong creative flair with the ability to produce designs that meet the needs of the brand and the customer.
Leadership experience with the ability to engage and influence a broad range of senior stakeholders.
A strong awareness of how advancements within the automotive industry are shaping car design.
An understanding of the Bentley customer demographic and design DNA.
The ability to communicate strategic business goals.

Bentley Motors has an extraordinary history and an exciting journey ahead in becoming the creators of the world’s most luxurious performance motor vehicles.

We are a global organisation operating in 59 countries with over 125,000 customers worldwide. As part of the Volkswagen Super Premium Group, along with Porsche and Bugatti, Bentley is a unique place to work, with people who are all driven by the same ideal: being the most successful luxury car brand in the world.

The Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary, you’ll be entitled to lots of exciting benefits, dependant on role:

Holidays

Enjoy time off with 35 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays.

Pension

We’ll help secure your future with 5% pension contribution.

Private Healthcare

Private healthcare provided for self and spouse.

Colleague Discount

Opt in to the colleague car lease scheme with access to a new car every 4 months and a fully expensed fuel allowance.

Onsite

Because we know a lot of time is spent at work we like to provide a comfortable working environment. You will have access to onsite catering that includes Costa Coffee & Starbucks as well as the option to join our onsite gym.

*subject to various T&Cs.

If you’re seeking a challenging and rewarding career as part of an extraordinary business with ambitious plans for the future, then what are you waiting for? Apply now.

About the company

We are Bentley Motors – the definitive British luxury car company, dedicated to developing and crafting the world’s most desirable high performance cars.

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