ID middle weight designer - permanent contract - London

All London, United Kingdom



About Big Mamma Group

Big Mamma is an international, high end restaurant brand currently spanning 4 countries. It is now entering a hyper-growth phase with expansion plans into both existing locations and new continents over the next 3 years.
The group opened 16 trattorias and the biggest food court in Europe over the last 7 years. We want to change life with pizza, and we do this with creating authentic homemade Italian cuisine, accessible to all in beautifully designed spaces and served with a big smile. To deliver this level of experience, Big Mamma Group created an in-house design team- Big Mamma Studio - made up of 16 designers whose job it is to create the coolest spaces in the world!

Big Mamma’s Studio team

We are offering the opportunity to work on iconic and highly creative projects with full involvement from concept through to completion. With new openings scheduled in 7 countries in the next 3 years, this is an exciting time to join and be involved in the growth and success of the company, as well as having scope for personal development and growth.


3+ years of experience in either hospitality, residential design or a similar relevant field. A knowledge & understanding of the running and delivery of projects is essential.


The Middle Weight Interior Designer will support the Senior Designer on several projects from concept to implementation. Responsibilities:

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  • Space planning and production of full technical drawing pack, including an understanding of joinery, furniture and construction detailing.

  • Assisting in the delivery of a strong design concept and creative vision through sketches and visualisation, adhering to budget and technical constraints.

  • Awareness of current style trends as well as the wider restaurant industry.

  • Developing communication with the design team, Contractors, in-house Construction and Operations team.

  • Supporting regular site visits to track project progress.

  • A good knowledge and understanding of finishes and materials.

  • Maintaining good communication & collaboration with FF&E teampage1image3740320

  • Helping with dressing and installation phase on site.

  • Assisting with handover, full maintenance and care guide, project feedback and snagging.



  • A high level of AutoCAD or similar software.

  • Proficient in SketchUp, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop and InDesign) and Microsoft Office

  • Freehand sketching abilities.

  • Good eye for colour and materials.

  • Work well under pressure and to deadlines.

  • Work well individually as well as a team.

  • Pragmatic with good problem-solving skills

  • Good initiative as well as an ability to follow instructions.

This is a very busy, hands-on role which will suit somebody who is genuinely hard working and creative. You will be working as part of a friendly and collaborative team, where your input and ideas will be expected and welcomed. The company has a unique ethos and style which will require you to be confident and bold in your work, with conviction in your ideas.

Start date: ASAP
Location: Soho, London + travelling in our restaurants required
If you’re interested and motivated, please send your CV & portfolio via the link.

To the moon!

BIG MAMMA is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.