Storey Kenworthy Interior Designer in Des Moines, Iowa
Are you looking to join a a family-owned and operated business that has been serving the midwest for over 80 years? And who is the trusted statewide leader creating innovating solutions driving ultimate customer experiences? Then you've found the right place!
We are hiring an Interior Designer who is responsible for design development and project leadership. The Interior Designer will work with account managers and customers to interpret and produce design specifications and creative solutions, while providing a high level of service and support through communication, coordination, and design skills. Added bonus if you enjoy and have the creative mind to want to be involved in marketing development specifically around client proposals and different marketing campaigns!
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities
Collaborates with account managers and customers to identify parameters of project. Leads customers through a design discovery process. Provides design support for completion and execution of design projects from initial meeting to project order.
Surveys, analyzes and tabulates data relative to the function of the environment. Interprets data for the customers to help determine the development and layout appropriate to specific areas, activities, organizational levels, and budget consideration. Executes complete specifications for furnishings, upholstery, accessories, and window, wall, and floor treatments.
Communicates with sales and customers. Responds to customers needs and communicates design themes and plans through presentation boards, proposal development, binders, floor plans, perspectives, renderings, and additional marketing campaigns.
Executes floor, furniture, panel plans, and installation drawing on CAD. Coordinates color schemes and execution of color and finish schedules. Refines designs based on customer’s requests and input.
Coordinates and implements detailed space plans to address customer space requirements within allotted time and budget. Assists in managing customer expectations, team communication, and consultant coordination.
Provides site inspection, inventory of equipment and furnishings prior to project and executes on site consultations throughout project to check on installation.
Educate and review product information with manufactures, customers, and architects. Stay on top of design trends and upcoming products. Understand products and how they work.
Tracks project hours daily. Provides weekly updates to manager.
Demonstrates our Core Values.
Other duties as assigned.
Educational / Experience Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in interior design with a minimum of 2 related years’ experience or equivalent combination of education and experience; experience working in interior design or workplace design preferred; experience working in CAD and CET software a plus.
Keyword: Interior Designer
From: Storey Kenworthy