Sr. Interior Designer - MSB/Aloft (Integration)

Employer
Marriott
Location
Bethesda, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
**Description:** Marriott International offers you the opportunity to find the hospitality job and career journey that s right for you. With more than 5700 properties and 30 brands you ll find us in your neighborhood and in more than 110 countries across the globe. Find Your World at Marriott. **Qualifications** **POSITION SUMMARY** On a project / tactical level, the successful candidate for this position provides design review and support services for franchised, managed, or corporate projects for new construction, conversion, or adaptive re-use, inspiring internal and external stakeholders to create design solutions that thrill guests and align with brand strategy. Candidates should have creative vision, be a strategic thinker and a strong communicator who can understand and engage with a wide variety of other disciplines and external owners/project managers. **EXPECTED CONTRIBUTIONS** + Contributes to the interior design quality assurance program for assigned projects. Reviews and/or develops interior design concepts for assigned projects. + Presents and sells Brand design concepts and strategies to project stakeholders to inspire, educate, guide, and influence design outcomes. + Works as a collaborative member of a multi-disciplinary, high-volume, deadline oriented design and project management team. + Provide information, interpretation, and guidance to internal and external stakeholders for adapting brand standards to projects. + Develop and maintain an expertise on the prototypical FF&E plans and specifications for assigned select service and extended stay brand(s). + Develop FF&E quantity take-offs based upon drawings submitted by external clients. + Track, maintain, and report project data and milestones utilizing a database tool. + Maintain and update project review templates and quality control checklists + Communicate and coordinate with Global Design Strategies team to develop, update, and maintain brand standards documentation. + Maintains awareness of pertinent interior design and architectural industry knowledge and product innovations. **CANDIDATE PROFILE** **Key Skills/Requirements:** + Minimum 6 years experience in the design field, preferably in the hospitality design industry + Excellent oral and written communication skills and interpersonal skills + Customer service focus + Knowledgeable about innovation & trends both in & outside of industry + Strong business acumen and strategic thinking ability + Strong creative design and problem solving skills + Team oriented + Ability to read and interpret architectural / interior design drawings and contract documents + Ability to negotiate and be flexible when appropriate + Strong project management skills + Ability to manage multiple priorities and resources + Ability to work in a high volume, fast-paced, deadline oriented environment as a member of a collaborative team + Proficient in using Microsoft Office, scheduling, project & database management software (eg, Microsoft Project, AutoCad, Bluebeam, Adobe) + Knowledge of FF&E specification software **Education and Professional Certification:** + 4-year degree from an accredited interior design program preferred, or equivalent work experience within the industry + NCIDQ certificate preferred **Location:** + This position is based in Bethesda _Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Marriott International does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws._ **Job:** _Global Design_ **Organization:** _Corporate_ **Location:** _MD-Bethesda_ **Requisition ID:** _16001N2N_