GRAPHIC DESIGNER / ILLUSTRATOR
 

Based Upon is looking for a talented full-time graphic designer/visual artist to join our team.

The role involves working predominantly on 2D visualisations. The ideal candidate will have strong visual presentation skills which will be used across the board at Based Upon to deliver both client focused and branding projects; for example producing client presentations and graphic material for exhibitions. Applicants must have a desire to learn, a keen eye for detail, a positive attitude and be able to work as part of a team.

Applicants must be proficient in the full Adobe Suite, and have a clear understanding of the language of printed media and processes. As well as a knowledge of digital applications, the ideal candidate will be adept with a pen and paper. An understanding of photography and moving image is also key.

Please only apply if you are committed to building a career at Based Upon and have a genuine interest in and appreciation for our work.

www.basedupon.com

Application deadline: 25 April 2017

 

 

STUDIO INTERN

 

Core responsibilities:

  • Answering telephones and directing calls
  • Greeting visitors and clients, providing refreshments during meetings
  • Assisting with the smooth running of internal meetings/events
  • Office administration – ordering supplies, handling post, filing and scanning
  • Supporting the sales team in packing and dispatching samples
  • Keeping the studio clean and tidy
  • Monitoring and filtering general e-mail inbox
  • Providing assistance to the studio manager and directors
  • Providing financial assistance (data-entry)
  • Providing general assistance and support where needed

*The tasks listed are not definitive and the role will be reviewed on a regular basis.

Essential experience/skills:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Good telephone and client facing manner
  • Strong organisational skills/ability to multi-task
  • Eye for detail

This is a paid internship.

Email CV and cover letter to info@basedupon.com

Application deadline: 25 April 2017

 

CRAFTSPERSON
 

Based Upon are looking for the next wave of creative and talented artists and designer makers. This exciting and challenging initially largely workshop based role will provide exposure to all aspects of the Based Upon creative processes. The role will involve working across a range of making disciplines, materials and techniques.

Applicants must have a desire to learn, a keen eye for detail, a positive attitude and be able to work as part of a team. Somebody who is able to demonstrate a background in making and design will be best suited to the role. Please only apply if you are committed to building a career at Based Upon and have a genuine interest in and appreciation for our work.

Based Upon is a team of artists and designers creating highly acclaimed, large scale artworks and sculptural furniture. The work is inspired by natural and urban landscapes, explorations of archetypal forms and patterns and by the narrative histories woven within a place or group of people. Based Upon work in many materials but are best known for having developed a unique palette of mark making techniques in liquid metals and resins. It also offers an exclusive collection of award winning handmade surfaces which are used primarily within superyachts and the world's finest interiors projects.

Based Upon was established in 2004 by twin brothers Ian and Richard Abell and is currently a team of 50 based in London but working extensively across the world.

This is a full time role, salary dependant on experience.

Email CV and cover letter to info@basedupon.com

Application deadline: 13 April 2017

 

 

WORKSHOP / CRAFTSPERSON
PAID INTERNSHIP
 

Based Upon are looking for creative and talented candidates for a three month internship beginning as soon as possible.

This exciting and challenging workshop based role will provide exposure to aspects of the Based Upon creative process. The role will involve working across a range of making disciplines, materials & techniques.

Applicants must have a desire to learn, a keen eye for detail, a positive attitude and be able to work as part of a team. We will only consider candidates who are able to demonstrate a solid background in making and design.

Please only apply if you have a genuine interest in and appreciation for our work.

www.basedupon.com

Application deadline: 10 April 2017