Design Assistant, Architecture and Interiors

We are seeking a Design Assistant for a full-time position with an award-winning, integrated architectural design and construction firm. The ideal candidate will have two or more years of experience working in the residential 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 supporting both architects and interior designers on multiple, concurrent, high profile projects. 

This position is responsible for providing administrative support including filing, drawing organization, and project archiving:

  • Assist all design staff with product research, updating and maintaining project schedules, and job binder organization
  • Assist interior designers with research, specification of interior finish elements and furnishings, including meeting with product reps, visiting showrooms, requesting samples, etc. 
  • Assist in maintaining samples library

The Design Assistant will provide CAD drafting support and assist designers in preparing client presentations.

Success in this role is defined as a clear understanding of the needs of the design staff, evidenced by the production of clear, organized and comprehensive documents.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 is a full-time position with a competitive salary and bonus structure, plus PTO, health and retirement benefit options.

Qualifications

  • Degree (BA or MA) in Architecture, Interior Architecture, Interior Design or related field (Would be willing to consider candidates actively pursuing a degree provided they commit to a full-time work schedule)
  • 2+ years of experience at an architecture or interior design firm, or related position
  • Proficient in CAD and 3D Rendering (ArchiCAD a plus), with the ability to quickly learn new programs
  • 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 design, construction and the care of finely crafted homes