Design Assistant, Architecture and Interiors

Hire Date: Spring 2017

Job Description

Seeking a Design Assistant for a full-time position with an award-winning, integrated architecture and construction firm. The ideal candidate will have two or more years of experience working in the residential architecture or design industry and the ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment.

Attention to detail and professionalism are absolutely essential to success in this role. Daily routines will include support both architects and interior designers with detailed administration for multiple, concurrent, high profile projects. Tasks include product research, updating and maintaining project schedules, budgets, and documentation, as well as managing samples and vendor communications. Some drafting support is also desired, but the assistant will be expected to grow into design, drafting, and project management over time. The role will offer the ability to work on some exceptional projects with a truly talented team of in-house builders, architects, interior designers, cabinetmakers and more.

This full-time position with a competitive salary and bonus structure, plus PTO, health, and retirement benefits options.

Required Skills

  • 2+ Years of experience at an architecture or interior design firm, or related position
  • Professional, flexible, and team-oriented demeanor
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly organized and self-motivated
  • Tech Savvy - PC and mobile platforms, plus Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe (a plus)
  • Must have valid driver's license and reliable transportation
  • Passion for architecture, construction, and the care of finely crafted homes

Desired Skills

  • Proficient in CAD & 3D Rendering (ArchiCAD a plus), with ability to learn new programs

Education Requirements

  • Degree (BA or MA) in Architecture, Interior Architecture, Interior Design or related field.