JOB TITLE:  Senior Designer

 

SUPERVISOR: Principal

 

DESCRIPTION:

 

The Senior Designer is a highly experienced interior designer, that is experienced in supporting and participating with a design team in creating functionally beautiful spaces for residential and commercial clients while using industry knowledge, design experience, innovative design concepts and creativity, all while keeping within the Amber Interiors aesthetic.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

             Consistently bring great, fresh ideas to the team that are project appropriate, captures the look and aesthetic of the project needs and Amber Interiors brand positioning.

             Work on projects from all phases of design through installment, including but not limited to: CAD drawings, sourcing, procurement, scheduling, and negotiating.

             Work directly with, and manage with team to guide, create, and present presentation boards to include CAD drawings, mood boards, FF&E, surface materials, color palettes, and lighting.

             Independently review approved set of construction documents, including conceptual space plans, furniture plans, RCP plans, Demo Plans, and key elevations, and asses the documents for final approval and/or modifications.

             Generate plan specifications based on client needs and contract requirements.

             Provide design support and administration during all phases of completion and execution of design concepts and projects.

             Source and work with outside vendors to procure and coordinate all furniture, fixtures, & accessories.

             Manage multiple projects at once and maintains a daily task list for assigned projects.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

             4+ years of Interior Design Experience, preferably from a design specific firm.

             Bachelors degree in Interior Design or related field from an accredited school

             Highly skilled in AutoCAd, SketchUp, and Adobe Creative Suite.

             Skilled at researching finish materials and knowledge of their required applications as well as installation requirements.

             Proven ability to create comprehensive finish schedules, lighting schedules, door hardware schedules that include enough information for quality installation and ordering with few questions of clarification by installers.

             Proven track record of achieving goals in a deadline based industry and regularly shows the ability to seek out and finds solutions to problems as they come up while maintain overall control.

             Demonstrates the need for open and direct communication both verbally and in writing and possesses leadership ability.

             Knowledge in Studio Webware a plus.

             Knowledge of furniture, finishes, materials, color selections, and specifications.

             Knowledge of design requirements, construction methods and materials for high end residential environments.

             Great ability to multitask, work independently as well as a team, fearless and ambitious.

             Must be GREAT at follow through!

             Reliable car and willing to travel

             Ability to help haul heavy samples and small furniture items during presentations or installations.

             Familiar with Los Angeles Design Stores, and the Pacific Design Center.

 

EMPLOYEE BENEFITS:

 

Amber Interiors is an Equal Opportunity Employer that offers a competitive salary and benefits package as well as a fun, creative work environment.

Salary dependent on experience.

 

**Please submit your resume with a cover letter that tells us a little about you! As well as a portfolio. Applications without work samples will not be reviewed. A PDF or portfolio link should be included with all applications.**