Interior Design Assistant

Employer
Confidential Listing
Location
Alexandria, Virginia
Salary
Fair pay based on industry standard and experience
Posted
Jun 24, 2017
Closes
Jul 29, 2017
Industry
Other
Hours
Part Time

PART TIME DESIGN ASSIST

Growing Alexandria based interior design firm is looking for a responsible, mature, extremely organized, self-motivated individual to perform a variety of duties. Previous design experience is required for consideration.

Skills:  

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Must have strong computer skills with immediate proficiency with Word and Excel.  
  • Excellent proficiency in AutoCad is an absolute requirement for this position
  • Proficiency in 20/20 and SketchUp and any other Adobe creative programs is a plus.
  • Experience and proficiency with project management / job tracking programs
  • Excellent spoken & written communication skills including strong proofreading capabilities.
  • Candidate must have their own car.  
  • Excellent time / project management and scheduling
  • Good at “figuring things out”
  • Experience drafting, rendering and sketching by hand and on the computer

Tasks will include (but not be limited to):  

  • Picking up and returning samples, running various errands.
  • Tracking & following up on orders.
  • Keeping the office and sample library clean and organized.
  • Job site visits, measuring, note taking, meeting minutes.  
  • Assisting with, and sometimes overseeing, project installs, photo shoots, etc.
  • NOTE: There will be creative tasks but this is not the focus of this position. The primary focus of this position is to provide administrative support to the lead designer.

Qualities:

  • Discreet & extremely trust worthy
  • High work ethic
  • Proactive yet also takes direction well.
  • Team player
  • Positive, friendly personality and "good manners"

Please email cover letter and resume. No phone calls.