Interior Designer - Project Manager

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Location
Mill Valley, CA
Job Type
Direct Hire
Date
Nov 17, 2017
Job ID
2543078
Fast paced, high-end interior design studio seeks experienced Interior Designer – Project Manager to join their interior design team. This position manages multiple projects simultaneously, with minimal day-to-day supervision.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Collaborate with Principal to prepare for all meetings, prepare agendas and notes; set up of drawings and all necessary materials; liaison with clients, architects and contractors.
  • Collaborate with Principal on design schemes, design development and presentations.
  • Prepare color and material boards as needed for presentations, and make other reparations for client presentations as otherwise required.
  • Be responsible for meeting-follow-up procedures and direct the return of all materials, samples and catalogues to appropriate place in library, generating and distributing meeting notes, identifying action items.
  • Employ AutoCAD for elevation and plan drawings, and (custom) furniture, rug, carpet and lighting design and layout.
  • Be responsible for custom workroom management
  • Oversee, numbering floor plans; create Studio Webware skeleton and sets up job sheets room by room for completion.
  • Be responsible for preparing architectural contract document package, i.e. plans, specifications, details, hardware and plumbing schedules, electrical specifications, etc.
  • Be responsible for measuring, photographing and cataloging all existing furniture and art, noting conditions, etc.
  • Distribute all relevant correspondence emanating from project(s); including preparation of written schedules, quotations, budgets, specifications, proposals and material reference books.
  • Research and shop for projects as directed by Principal. Research items may be turned over, with clear and concise direction, as needed.
  • Provide Work in Progress reports regularly.
  • Manage project budget generation and tracking.
  • Prepare for meetings, installation and timely completion of tasks.
  • Coordinate scheduling of vendors

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Degree in Interior Design or Architecture - or extensive work experience equivalent.
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience as an Interior Designer or Project Manager
  • High level of proficiency with AutoCAD
  • Familiarity with Studio Webware a plus
  • Must have a valid driver's license and own or have ready access to a car
  • Extensive knowledge of interior design from traditional to modern
  • Strong organizational and conceptual skills, to complete projects flawlessly
  • Prior experience managing staff with excellent teambuilding skills
  • Ability to communicate clearly and accurately with architects, subcontractors, vendors and clients

To apply for this Interior Designer – Project Manager position, please submit your cover letter (listing salary history), resume, sample portfolio, and references as outlined below.

All experience, references and statements related to your application or candidacy are presumed to be truthful and accurate and are subject to validation. Providing false or misleading information, or omitting relevant information, may be grounds for the withdrawal of any application or candidacy. References from former peers and colleagues, rather than the employer itself, may be deemed insufficient and additional information may be required. Design Management Company has sole and exclusive discretion to determine whether the information provided by a candidate is sufficient.