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At DesignUp, we’re looking for a talented and ambitious junior interior designer to join our team. This is an excellent opportunity for a creative individual with a passion for design to develop their skills and knowledge in a professional environment. As a junior interior designer at DesignUp, you will be working closely with our senior designers on a variety of projects, from small residential to large commercial. You will be responsible for conducting research, preparing presentations, and assisting with the development of design concepts. The successful candidate will have a strong interest in interior design, excellent communication and presentation skills, and be proficient in AutoCAD.

 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist the design team in all phases of the interior design process, from initial client meetings to project completion
  • Develop a strong understanding of the client’s needs, wants, and budget through active listening and questioning
  • Create presentation, space plans, elevations, and 3D renderings to visualise the design concept
  • Prepare construction documents, including specifications, schedules, and finish boards
  • Assist with project coordination, ordering samples, and tracking deliveries
  • Manage vendor relationships and maintain accurate records of invoices and purchase orders
  • Stay up-to-date on industry trends and new products
  • Participate in continuing education courses and professional development opportunities
  • Attend job site visits and client presentations as needed
  • Help maintain a clean and organized work environment
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in interior design, architecture, or related field
  • 1-3 years professional experience in interior design or a related field
  • Exceptional creativity and innovative design skills
  • Strong portfolio of work showcasing design skills and abilities
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite, Revit, Rhino and SketchUp
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

At DesignUp, we design and build beautiful, functional spaces that improve the quality of people’s lives. We are currently seeking a Senior Interior Designer to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for design, a strong understanding of the construction process, and experience working on a variety of project types. He/She will be responsible for leading the design of projects from concept through completion, working closely with clients, architects, and contractors to ensure that the final product meets the highest standards of quality and functionality.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Understand the client’s needs, wants, and expectations for the project.
  • Develop creative solutions that are both functional and aesthetically pleasing, within the constraints of the project budget and timeline.
  • Prepare detailed design drawings, specifications, and material boards for approval by the client.
  • Manage and coordinate the work of junior designers, drafters, and support staff.
  • Select and specify furniture, fixtures, finishes, lighting, and other materials to be used in the project.
  • Source and purchase furnishings, fabrics, and other materials as needed.
  • Supervise the installation of all materials on site.
  • Conduct on-site inspections during construction and after completion to ensure that the work meets the specifications.
  • Keep abreast of new products, materials, and technologies through trade publications, showrooms, and manufacturers’ representatives.
  • Attend industry events and continuing education courses to maintain knowledge of current trends.
  • Prepare proposals, contracts, and invoices for clients.
  • Maintain strong relationships with vendors and contractors.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in interior design, architecture, or related field.
  • 4+ years professional experience in interior design.
  • Proficient in AutoCAD, Photoshop, SketchUp, Microsoft Office Suite, and other relevant software.
  • Exceptional creativity, problem-solving, and communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and with a team.
  • Strong time management and organizational skills.
  • Project management experience

At DesignUp, we’re looking for an experienced Interior Design Project Manager to join our team. The Interior Design Project Manager will be responsible for managing all aspects of the interior design process for our clients, from initial consultation to project completion. He or she will work closely with clients to understand their needs and develop a design concept that meets their budget and style preferences. The Interior Design Project Manager will also be responsible for overseeing the work of vendors and contractors to ensure that the project is completed on time and within budget.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Serve as the primary point of contact with clients, vendors, and contractors throughout the duration of a project. 
  • Understand the scope of work and develop a detailed project schedule and budget.
  • Manage day-to-day operations of the project site, including on-site staff and subcontractors.
  • Review and approve all invoices related to the project.
  • Ensure that the project is completed on time, within budget, and to the client’s satisfaction..
  • Resolve any issues that arise during the course of the project.
  • Prepare progress reports for the client and company management.
  • Coordinate with other departments within the company to ensure that all aspects of the project are running smoothly.
  • Attend job site meetings, as well as meetings with clients, architects, engineers, and other professionals.
  • Select and specify all materials and finishes to be used in the project.
  • Develop construction documents and specifications.
  • Conduct quality control inspections throughout the project to ensure that all work meets the required standards.
  • Conducting weekly meetings with the designers and the clients to update about the progress of the project.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in interior design or related field.
  • Minimum 5 years professional experience in interior design, with a focus on project management.
  • Proven experience working with clients to develop creative solutions that meet their needs and budget.
  • Ability to create detailed floor plans, elevations, and 3D renderings.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.
  • Strong communication, presentation, and organizational skills

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