Our passionate interior design teams create places where people want to be—memorable environments with rich stories that deliver inspiration. With a collaborative process, we have helped clients stand out in their market for more than thirty years on over 500 design projects around the world. From world-renowned luxury hotels to multi-family spaces to call home; from sought-after dining experiences to resorts that rejuvenate; we craft magnetic spaces that evoke emotion and exude hospitality.
The Designer III may lead parts of a project or entire projects depending upon the scope in conjunction with Team Leadership.
The Designer III designs, manages and performs within a design team in a self-directed manner in all aspects of the Interior Design process including preparation of materials, schematic design, design development, contract documentation, rendering and construction of administration activities within an established budget with specific scheduling, site and programmatic requirements.
This role is currently remote, however, we hope to resume in-person work in our Chicago office when we are able to do so safely.
Manage and complete project tasks in accordance with project schedules
Complete comprehensive project tasks in an expedited time frame
Provide documentation in accordance with brand-specific standards and guidelines
Participate in client presentations
Demonstrate collaborative and professional work ethic
Perform Quality Control exercises on one’s own work
Effective understanding and knowledge of design principals, theories, color and materials
Effective experience with construction materials and FF&E specifications/providers
Effective experience in project design specifications, construction documentation, production, material selection, shop drawing review and construction administration
Effective understanding of hotel brand structures and standards
Excellent written communication skills
Effective oral communication skills
Self-directed and motivated
Effective graphic skills in AutoCAD (current release preferred), InDesign, Photoshop and SketchUp
Effective knowledge in specification writing (SPEXX experience preferred)
Education & Experience
Bachelor Degree in Interior Design or Architecture from a CIDA-accredited or NAAB-accredited program
4-6 years professional Design experience, preferably within the hospitality industry
Strong design portfolio required