High-end residential interior design firm seeks a manager/interior designer.
5-7 years of professional experience in a design firm required. Must be PC-skilled including Microsoft Office and AutoCAD. Candidate must be extremely detail oriented and very knowledgeable about the vendor industry and how a project is run from start to finish. This position is equally a management position as it is a design position. Candidate must demonstrate a willingness to become involved in all aspects of the firm, including management and administrative tasks. Other requirements include excellent troubleshooting and communication skills, extensive experience working with clients, and the capability to work well in a fast-paced, team-oriented, deadline-driven atmosphere. MUST BE ABLE TO MULTITASK.
-Working with principal to help develop a vision of the project
-Managing a project solo from programming to installation
-Field measuring and producing AutoCad drawings
-Responsible for sourcing presentation materials
-Maintaining detailed budget spreadsheets
-Producing proposals and purchase orders; procure product/merchandise information (reserving, pricing)
-Maintaining working knowledge of clients' purchasing via status sheets and project books
-Communicating and corresponding daily with vendors and clients
-Coordinating shipping and delivery of furniture for installation