Would you like to lead a great team of international designers who design themed activity attractions all around the world? As our business is growing fast we are looking for a new Design Manager.
As our Design Manager at Lappset Creative your main responsibility is to lead an international group of designers located in Finland, UK and China. You and your team will take the challenge of designing world class attractions based on brand requirements after the concept design phase is agreed with the customer. Your team designs the layout and the products of the attraction including their structure, material and functionality.
Resource allocation is one of your main tasks. You also act as a Senior Designer in the projects when needed. You report to the Operations Director of the Division. The position will be located in our headquarters in Rovaniemi, Finland, other locations are negotiable.
You have a suitable M.Sc./B.Sc. degree and several years of work experience in Design. As an inspirational leader you lead people in a positive and target-oriented way which results to top artistic outcome and to a commercial success. You enjoy working in a dynamic and international business environment. You speak and write fluent English and communicate easily with our internal and external stakeholders. In a fast growing company, we appreciate people that are entrepreneurial, customer- and action-oriented.
We offer you a challenging and interesting job and a possibility to develop your career in an international family company. Success is our pleasure and we have fun working together!
For more information, please contact Mercuri Urval´s Consultant, Sanna Aikio, tel. +358 40 717 9796 or Operations Director of Lappset Creative Kristian Nummelin +358 40 191 7445 (preferably calls after 4 pm in Finnish time). Please apply by sending your CV and cover letter including a salary request no later than 18 November, 2018 at www.mercuriurval.fi.
Lappset Group Ltd is one of the internationally leading manufacturers of playground, outdoor sport equipment, park and street furniture and themed attractions worldwide. Lappset Creative Division turns imagination into branded attractions and delivers on a turnkey basis. We offer project management, design and build services globally. Our fun, inspiring and positively surprising facilities help people to stay active today and feel better tomorrow.
Lappset is a family company and it was founded in 1970. The Group’s network of 14 subsidiaries extends to nine countries including Finland, Estonia, France, Germany, Great Britain, the Netherlands, Sweden, China and the US. The Group headquarters is located in Rovaniemi Finland, its Finnish sales office is in Helsinki and Fantasia Works Ltd. in Kuopio. Production units are located in Finland, Sweden and Estonia. The network of dealers extends to approximately 60 countries. The Group has a staff of almost 400 persons in nine different countries.