Junior Interior Designer

Jennifer Butler Design
Grand Rapids
Junior Interior Designer

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Job Description

At Jennifer Butler Design, we specialize in creating luxury, residential and commercial design throughout the State of Michigan. We know that purposeful design has the ability to change the way people work, live and interact with each other. Through keen observation, discussion, and an in-depth interview process, our team translates this design narrative throughout every aspect of our projects to transform spaces in an artful way, that is a true reflection of our clients.

Our award-winning firm is growing and seeks an experienced Junior Designer to work closely with our Lead Design Team. The ideal candidate we are seeking will demonstrate and possess the following:

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Design

Space planning, conceptual design
Participate in client meetings and presentations
Prepare finish plans, specifications and material selections
FF&E selection and sourcing
3D modeling with Sketchup planning in AutoCAD
Develop schedules for projects and communicate with team members

Design Assistance

Field measure and photograph on-site
Create accurate documentation of existing conditions, furniture inventory, etc.
Create base plans, elevations and RCP’s design projects
Create presentations for clients: layouts, mood boards and similar digital collateral
Transfer designs into 2D / 3D formats
Develop design concepts with materials, furnishings, millwork, etc.

EDUCATION, TRAINING & EXPERIENCE

Interior Design: 3-5 years+
Administrative Support: 1 years+
BFA in Interior Design (or similar combination of education & experience)
Advanced proficiency in AutoCAD
Advanced proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)
Advanced proficiency in Google Business Suite
3D computer rendering skills SketchUp
Advanced written and verbal communication and presentation skills
Experience in specifying and pricing FF&E
Experience working in an interior design firm as an assistant or designer with exposure to all aspects of the process

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

Ability to simultaneously manage time and project details
Superior attention to detail
Team-oriented with collaborative and communication skills
Strong organization and time management skills
Self-motivated, passionate about design, and dedicated to high-quality work
Reliable and trustworthy with confidential / sensitive information

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