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Posted: Thursday, November 2, 2017 8:34 PM

Job Description
Local Commercial Design Firm is seeking a member to join their incredible team! The Culture of this firm is unlike any other, where they work hard, and they also take time to have fun. (Think Outings to sports games, breweries, and lots of other great ways they try and take care of their employees).

The Job:
Interior Designer is responsible for the coordination and execution of design projects in conjunction with Director of Design and Account Managers. A proficient skill level in the areas of space planning, AutoCAD drafting, knowledge of furniture and finish resources, color and materials applications, as well as graphic and verbal presentations is inherent to this position.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities
Design Project Management:
- Direct and manage design projects throughout all phases of the design process to ensure completion in a timely and accurate manner.
- Adequately plan and design with regard to building code, ADA Code, spatial constraints and ergonomics.
- Accurately field-measure, verify, and record existing building and spatial conditions.
- Complete shop drawings and renderings using AutoCAD and Configura CET Designer software.
- Create presentation documents, proposals, and design boards.
- Prepare installation drawings with detailed install information packages.
- Consistently uphold an open line of communication with Account Managers, Director of Design, Sales Coordinators, and Project Managers regarding project status, information updates, and pertinent issues
- Assemble and participate in team meetings with Account Managers, Sales Administrators, Project Managers and Lead Installer when warranted to facilitate complete and efficient communication.
- Maintain internal reporting systems not limited to, but including time sheets, design log, project files, and project schedules.
Administrative Duties:
- Provide necessary or requested administrative support to Account Managers.
- Assist Account Managers in producing and monitoring budgetary figures, specifications, pricing and overall project quotes.
- Request manufacturer-s quotes including pricing, discount, shipping, fee, and commission information.
- Answer and distribute incoming phone calls with the highest level of professionalism and prompt customer service.
Selling Responsibilities:
- Sustain a thorough understanding of McWaters and the McWaters Design Department-s full range of capabilities utilized in providing clear, accurate solutions for the customer.
- Accompany Account Managers on client sales calls and design presentations.
- Uphold continual aggressive pursuit of billable design hours and furniture sales.
Customer Service Responsibilities:
- Develop and sustain excellent client relationships through responsive, creative, and accurate work.
- Produce design concept, schematic, and overall plan based on clients- standards programs
- Attend project meetings with customers, filling in for Account Managers when necessary.
- Work with customer, Account Manager, Project Manager, and Lead Installer to ensure smooth, complete installation of project.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Four-year Interior Design Degree or degree in related field REQUIRED

Education & Experience
- Minimum of two years of experience working with corporate office furniture, preferred.
- Minimum of two years of experience working in AutoCAD , preferred.
- Interior Design Degree from an accredited university, preferred.
- Proficient skill level using Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel, required.
- Demonstration of well-designed presentation materials, not limited to, but including presentation boards and interior design portfolio, preferred.
- Proven organizational and follow-through skills, required.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, required.
- Ability to work effectively in a team environment, required.
- Availability to work overtime hours as needed in order to support the team and meet customer expectations.

Language Skills
- Competence to write reports and professionally communicate through day-to-day business correspondence.
- Confidence to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of peers, managers, clients, and the general public.
- Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.
Mathematical Skills
- Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
- Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
- Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.
Reasoning Ability
- Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
- Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
- Must be able to read plan drawings and product instructions.
Physical Demands
- Ability to lift 10-20 pounds, sit or stand for long periods of time.
- Must be able to spend long periods of time working at a computer.
- May be required to drive to customer sites and outlying McWaters office locations on various occasions.

Why Kelly ?

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About Kelly Services

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