Senior Interior Designer


Seattle, WA

11 - 15 years

Posted 152 days ago

  by    Frank price

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Job Description: 

Qualitative - General Firm Expectations: 

* Exhibit high degree of self-motivation and enthusiasm 

* Contribute reasonable "sacrifice" (in the service of responsibility, accountability, and empathy to clients, projects, and teammates) 

* Employ "rapid-prototyping" practices (producing multiple options, quickly to facilitate problem solving) 

* Create client-oriented presentations so they "get it" and "want it" 

* Convey firm "advocacy" both inside and outside the studio 

* Work as an extension of the principals' hands and creativity 

* Work within a vibrant, high-energy environment and be adaptable to change on a regular basis 

Quantitative - "Ideal" candidate should demonstrate the following skillset / knowledge base: 

* Design ? ability to design interiors that are spatially oriented and humanistically driven. Holistic approach that considers material, color, texture, lighting, and furniture. 

* Programming ? strong knowledge of programming techniques and ability to implement them with client and end-user groups. 

* Documentation ? strong knowledge of construction document production, consultant coordination, and detailing. Ability to both generate and direct production activities. 

*Construction? knowledge of the construction process and ability to independently participate in the CA phase. 

* Finishes ? strong knowledge of the latest available materials and their appropriate applications, availability, and cost. Ability to independently generate and develop palettes. 

* Furniture ? strong knowledge of key commercial and residential furniture manufacturers' product lines for use in firm projects. Ability to make selections and develop furniture specifications and budgets. 

* Communication ? strong graphic, written, and verbal communication skills. Ability to present ideas and strategies quickly, thoughtfully, and concisely. Hand sketching abilities are critical. 

* Management ? ability to be sensitive to project fees, budgets, schedules. Ability to manage design process and supervise workflow of design and production support staff. 

Candidate Qualifications: 

* Minimum B.S. or B.A. in Interior Design or Interior Architecture and 12+ years related professional experience 

* Proven design experience in similar project types and sizes and team structures 

* Experience with and ability to use Revit, AutoCad, In-Design, Photoshop, and Microsoft Word and Excel.

$90K - $120K