Senior Interior Designer

Posted 19 June 2024
Salary £45k - 55k per year
LocationGreater London
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Buildings
Contact NameAbbi Kelly

Job description

Carrington West are working with our long standing client; an award-winning international Interior Architecture firm and industry leader committed to sustainable workplace design. Looking to expand the team with a Revit proficient Senior Interior Designer with experience in corporate interiors.
The right candidate will have been in a Senior role for at least a year, being able to demonstrate exceptional design and conceptual skills, have a track record in dealing with clients, strong presentation skills, and be able to support design excellence through all stages of a project from inception through to completion. There is growth and a clear pathway for this candidate to progress into an Associate position.
Working in the heart of London in a desirable office designed by themselves, you can expect to converse and work with some of the worlds most experienced and innovative designers. With great connections with other branches across the globe, this is a huge opportunity to broaden horizons and take that next step in your career journey. I cannot recommend this company enough for pathways to development!
·Manage the development of tender proposals
·Manage the preparation of tender presentation material
·Lead /assist with the presentation of proposals to clients
·Develop design proposals with the Project Lead and team members for presentation to the client. This will include concept ideas, development of layouts, finishes, materials and furniture
·Collect client brief and prepare the project briefing documents
·Prepare design and production information with pre-agreed programme and cost parameters
·Specify products and materials. Investigate suitability for use, sustainability and maintenance procedures
·Specification of furniture desking systems and integration with IT
·Attend client presentation meetings and other project meetings as appropriate
·Review construction work on site as required
·Assist to ensure smooth hand over of project to client
·Report project issues to Project Lead on a regular basis
Qualifications/ Experience:
·Software skills including Revit, AutoCad, Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator/InDesign are essential.
·Successful candidate should be willing to act as design mentor to more junior members of staff within the team.
·Must have experience in a similar role.
·Excellent design and technical knowledge of and ability to undertake on-going research of furniture systems, products, finishes and materials.
·Good interpersonal skills and the ability to motivate a team.
·An understanding of clients' requirements and experience of client liaison.
·Experience of fast track projects from inception to completion.
·Client management skills and exceptional presentation skills.
·Work well under pressure and meet deadlines
·Willingness to listen and learn from all members of the team.
·Build good relationships at all levels, internally and externally.
·Working knowledge of Building regulations, British Standards and other relevant statutory legislation.
·A degree in Interior Design, Interior Architecture or Architecture
·Understanding of financial aspects of running a design project on time and on budget is desirable.

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