In order to support ABDA’s continued growth we are now recruiting for the following position:


ABDA Design are a leading creative Design & Build practice with an established reputation within the Food & Beverage and Contract Catering industry. Due to a sustained increase in workload an opportunity has arose for a senior catering designer to join our team for front and back of house design.

Working with the senior members of the company to push the business forward with existing established clients and into new markets. Help to lead a dedicated and creative design team and head up projects, generating design proposals; sourcing, specifying and designing bespoke equipment.

The ideal candidate will have to demonstrate a proven track record within the commercial catering design sector and will be able to demonstrate a high degree of creative problem solving, have a keen eye for detail and excellent technical awareness. You will have extensive knowledge of all leading catering equipment manufacturers available within the UK, with an excellent understanding of the design process able to deliver projects from concept to completion.

You will be able to demonstrate good leadership skills, be articulate with excellent written and verbal skills, be confident meeting clients and contractors, you will have a good understanding of statutory approvals (building regulations, planning & CDM2015), be fluent in industry recognised drawing software.

The position is Full Time/Permanent and will be primarily office based however, you will be expected to undertake site visits and attend meetings throughout the UK.

Please send your C.V. and covering letter to our design manager richard.steade@abdadesign.co.uk

Tel: (0)1604 770686