Inspired by the past

Design for the future

Join our present


at The Idea Factory, where the future of home and living is created.


At The Idea Factory we nurture and cherish the unique and exclusive power of people: Creativity & Dedication. With this passion we design the future of home and Good Living.



We are located in Haarlem. Nope not near New York. Haarlem, the original.

Very close to our own big apple: Amsterdam.

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A dreamjob is looking out for a designer (fulltime)

We are looking for a creative assistant product designer. With a couple of years of experience. To join our designers dreamteam. And assist us in creating new furniture and lifestyle designs and collections for the growing number of assignments from our -mainly international-Wholesale and Retail clients.

We offer a fulltime job with the possibility to extend your skills and possibilities within our agency. If you are passionate for the world of interior & furniture and always busy with design by searching for inspiration at markets and fairs, in books and magazines, leading to new concepts and ideas… you could be the one to join us.

However, to apply for the job it is important that you meet the following:
  • You are (HBO) graduated in interior / product / furniture or Industrial design, or the Academy of Arts, or the Hout and Meubelerings College
  • You must have 2-3 years relevant experience in working at a design agency as a (assistant/junior) designer
  • You have experience with designing and rendering computer programs such as SketchUp and Keyshot as well as experience with Photoshop and Indesign
  • You master the Dutch and English language in both speaking and writing.
  • You are eager, humouristic, people orientated, evolved with your work, creative and you do not have a 9 – 5 mentality
  • You can work in a team and independently


Do You recognize yourself?  We will welcome you the sooner the better.

Sent us your credentials (CV) with a portfolio of some of your design projects and your motivation to work with us by email to

If you match our needs we will invite you for a personal “get to know eachother better” chat at our agency. And who knows you’ll become our new collegue…

See ya…