Daniel Crocker1200 Blalock Suite 213
Houston, TX 77055
Job Post Date: February 21, 2018
Experienced Interior Designer
Job: Experienced Interior Designer
Work Experience: 3 – 5 years in Luxury Interior Design
Salary: Based on Experience – Salary
Career Level: Mid Level
Status: Full Time
Education: Bachelors Degree or higher in Interior Design / Architecture / or Related Field
Market Segment: High-level Modern Interior Design
Location: Houston, TX
Contour Interior Design is an international, multi-award winning, interior design firm with head quarters in Houston, Texas specializing in luxury residential, commercial and hospitality design. After establishing Contour Interior Design in 2008, Nina Magon has had a commitment to creating exceptionally high-level forward thinking design services, which has positioned the company as one the nation’s top interior design firms. Due to the teams success in the market we are in need of another highly qualified Interior Designer that can complement our high standards, aid in our continued success, and has the ability to surpass our client’s expectations. We offer professional growth within the company and will be the platform a qualified rising designer needs in the industry.
Our ideal candidate should have strong leadership skills, sharpened attention to detail, and will enjoy working in a dynamic, fast paced environment with a collaborative, close knit team. The right fit candidate will exhibit understanding of the studios design philosophy by providing support and leadership in both project design and management. We are looking for an Experienced Designer that demonstrates an exceptionally high level of design skill in both Residential and Commercial design projects.
Provided both project and In-House design studio support and leadership as applicable. Manage 3 new projects every 3-4 months and meets weekly with the Project Advisor and Creative Director to collaborate design, inspiration and schematics developing into a design plan and program. Will meet periodically with Project Advisor and Project Coordinator to ensure project goals and contractual agreements are being met.
I. Design studio support - Create preliminary project schedules for all studio projects, provides office administrative support where needed, contributes to office/team building activities, initiatives and learning programs
II. Project Management – Must set and achieve deadlines, provide professional interaction with the design team, while managing time constraints and expectations from Project Administrators and Management. Will be required to coordinate efficiently and professionally with the outside vendors. Must work with efficiently with the design team by managing budgets, schedules, client services and project delivery.
III. Client Services – Designer must attend, coordinate and manage client meetings and site meetings to communicate and act as a liaison between the CID Team, outside vendors and the client. Will provide the client with project binder consisting of design revisions, working drawings, concepts, project time lines, both FFE and client schedules, and budget sheets, to assist with effective communication and compliance of design agreement.
Required Qualifications & Experience:
• Bachelors Degree in Architecture / Interior Design / or a related field
• High level of proficiency in AutoCAD and SketchUp
• Working knowledge of Adobe Suite, Excel and MS Word
• Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
• Strong organizational skills
• Basic knowledge of current building codes, including ADA requirements
• Minimum three to five years experience in luxury interior design
Additional Applicant Requirements:
Licensed Architect is a plus!