Business Segment: Current & Lighting Current Powered by GE
Location(s): United Kingdom; Manchester, London
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Role Summary: The Lighting Designer(LD) works to support our strategic account sales opportunities with compliant lighting layouts to meet the clients lighting and payback requirements.
Designs and develops detailed lighting schemes to support sales of solutions. This will primarily cover industrial, commercial and retail applications
Apply design software, to produce lighting designs for indoor & exterior applications, to industry standards and customer specifications
Works to develops designs with input from application engineers / sales team / customers during the project
Applies relevant industry and segment guidelines, standards and regulatory trends and ensures the commercial team are conversant with them
Collaborates on product and project presentation to end users, specifies, partners (ESCOs), engineers and architectural offices
Creates best in class presentation of the lighting solutions proposed for clients
Interacts with the stakeholders to ensure the lighting effect meets the customers and regulatory requirements.
Implements design changes (if required)
Supports lighting payback calculations (ROI) on a project by project basis in order to meet customer expectations.
Supports the Applications team with audits & site surveys
Travels to client locations to educate, direct and coordinate design of lit spaces.
Relevant industry qualifications in Lighting Design
Experience of delivering lighting design projects
Fully conversant with Relux or Dialux software, with AGI an advantage
Knowledge of industry organizations and understanding of standards influencing industry designs
Knowledge of International lighting and photometric standards
Able to understand and communicate technical and commercial data to sales teams and customers
PC literate (MS Word, Excel, Power-point, MSX/ Outlook)
Skilled in Autocad (Drawing manipulation and output) is essential
Desire/drive to improve knowledge and skills
Organized, attentive to detail
Understanding of the use of Photoshop is an advantage but not essential
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