French speaking Designer & Project Manager Soft Cells

Copenhagen, Denmark

Kvadrat Soft Cells produces fully customisable high-performance acoustic interiors characterised by aesthetic excellence and exceptional versatility. In addition, we offer end-to-end project support, delivered by a global network of specialists who have been specially trained in architecture and design.

The job
We are looking for a talented Designer and Project Manager with interest in mechanical design and 3D modelling – preferably with hands-on craftsmanship experience. The position is a fixed term contract with a duration of 18 months.

You will be part of our team of architects and designers in a workshop environment focusing on a wide range of tasks from generating ideas over prototyping to construction and production. You will be based in Copenhagen and you must expect frequent international travelling. You will report to the Design Director at Kvadrat Soft Cells A/S.

Your role will be to function as an expert on every design and project detail, driving the process ahead, and taking the lead in pro-actively keeping all stakeholders informed whilst anticipating and handling every possible issue – both on site and from the office. Furthermore, your goal will also be to build lasting relations with the respective clients and stakeholders, along with facilitating solid team work setting the foundation for a successful project execution.

The position requires you to take on the full responsibility of executing design projects and - in cooperation with external stakeholders - to have high quality standards, and to secure the quality, documentation and implementation of the projects.

Kvadrat Soft Cells is involved in several state-of-the-art installations which underlines the need for a very close involvement throughout the whole process. As Designer and Project Manager you are offered an independent role with a high level of responsibility in a company with a very strong market position and a unique brand and product with a current high paced growth rate.

You will be given the chance of working with a unique product and client constellation and have a large degree of freedom and initiative, where you can influence and optimize processes.

You are a qualified engineer, architect, industrial designer or similar.

You have solid work experience in both construction and modelling and with specific examples to show.

You have worked with the planning of projects and the handling of challenges on site in relation to construction or other relevant projects.

You understand the value of collaboration and motivation in a matrix organisation.

You have a natural drive, and challenges only inspire you to find a solution.

You are extremely quality driven and detail orientated with an innovative approach.

You are fluent in English and French.

You are proficient in using 3D software.

To learn more about the position and Kvadrat Soft Cells A/S, please feel free to contact Design Director Jesper Nielsen by phone +45 27 80 21 06 or e-mail

We look forward to receiving your application and resume - please submit your application to Søren Steiniche by mail by 23 June 2017, or as soon as possible as we conduct interviews on an ongoing basis.

All inquiries will be treated confidentially. Salary and working conditions will be negotiated based on your qualifications.

About Kvadrat Soft Cells
Soft Cells are high-end acoustic panels that deliver up to Class A sound absorption. They can be mounted both on walls and ceilings. Available in a wide choice of Kvadrat textiles and fully customizable, they can be seamlessly integrated into any design scheme.

Soft Cells bring acoustic comfort, aesthetic excellence and tactile surfaces into a space. In doing so, they provide a solution to the acoustic challenges of modern architecture and promote productivity. Soft Cells frames are made with a minimum of 50% recycled aluminum. They include a patented tensioning mechanism, which ensures they are unaffected by temperature or humidity for many years.