August

 

Junior Interior Designer — Inspired Interiors

Location: Chicago, IL

ABOUT INSPIRED INTERIORS Inspired Interiors is an award-winning interior design firm that specializes in design/build/furnish and offers end-to-end services.

RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Assist in developing overall design on projects
  • Assist in space plan development on projects
  • ‪Manage project budgets and negotiate bids
  • Communicate with vendors and showrooms to request quotes and track orders
  • Research products and assist with the selection and specification of finishes, lighting, equipment, and furniture
  • Prepare CAD drawings under the direction of Lead Designers
  • Prepare InDesign and Photoshop presentations under the direction of Lead Designers
  • Oversee the order expediting process to ensure timely orders and deliveries
  • ‪Ensure quality installations
  • Review technical drawings
  • Wear various hats and support other team members, especially during busy times
  • Any other assignments as needed

QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Interior Design or Architectural Degree
  • ‪2-3 years of Experience in Interior Design
  • ‪Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Photoshop
  • ‪Proficiency in AutoCAD & SketchUp
  • ‪Knowledge of high-end showrooms and product lines
  • ‪Experience in expediting orders and coordinating installations
  • ‪Experience in space planning, furniture selection, and color compositions
  • ‪Experience with custom furniture
  • ‪Superior written and verbal communication skills
  • ‪Ability to adapt to the needs and taste of client
  • Highly organized and punctual
  • ‪Ability to multi-task and adaptable to ever-changing demands
  • ‪Can handle extremely fast paced environment
  • ‪Detail oriented
  • High level of confidentiality
  • Good critical thinking and problem-solving skills

HOW TO APPLY: Click this link to apply.

 

Senior Designer — CreativeLive

Location: San Francisco, CA

ABOUT CREATIVELIVE At CreativeLive, we strive to help millions of people all over the globe live their dreams in career, hobby, and life.  We currently reach every country in the world with more than two billion minutes of educational content, and we’re just getting started. Within our Seattle and San Francisco studios, we’re growing one big community of innovative thinkers, creative doers, and hustlers who believe everyone should have access to the tools and learning necessary to accomplish their goals and reach their dreams. We know at our core that creativity gives us hope — helps us innovate, imagine, and make the world around us more like the one we wish to see.

RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Bring the creator’s journey to life — work with great content, lifestyle photography, and captivating copy to produce compelling design
  • Push the boundaries — translate the brand style guide to create unique, creative solutions that elevate our brand
  • Tell visual stories — proactively collaborate with copywriters, designers, etc. across multiple disciplines
  • Innovate and collaborate — work with cross-functional teams to lead complex initiatives
  • Support the creative development and execution of marketing campaigns — from concept to execution, across media

QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • A Bachelor’s degree or BFA in Graphic Design or related field
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience doing actual, real work (startups, agencies, etc.)
  • Expert proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Keynote
  • The hustle — ready to roll up your sleeves and get dirty
  • Ability to manage multiple and competing work priorities, demands, and changes
  • Crazy good portfolio with conceptual and direct response examples
  • Ability to pitch your ideas — to us, to collaborators, to customers… just sell it
  • Passion about what you do
  • Illustration/hand lettering/sketching skills
  • A sense of humor — you don’t have to be funny, just don’t be unfunny

HOW TO APPLY: Click this link to apply

 

 

Interior Designer — Craig & Company

Location: Chicago, IL

ABOUT CRAIG & COMPANY Unlike many architecture or design firms, that offer exclusively one or the other, Craig & Co.’s architects and designers collaborate in creating a singular vision, emphasizing light, proportion, composition, and functionality. While Craig & Co. offers fresh and modern solutions, our work is typically contextualized within local and stylistic traditions, reflecting the needs and tastes of the client.

Craig & Company, previously Lichten Craig Architecture + Interiors, is currently looking for a Designer/Project Manager in the Chicago-land area. The ideal candidate meets the criteria below and is looking to grow within his or her role and contribute to the overall success of our team. This is a full-time position.

RESPONSIBILITIES Candidate will report to the principal and senior design team, managing projects from programming through installation with care, judgment, and accuracy. Applicants must be able to multi-task and shift gears quickly, taking on a variety of projects and roles within a fast-paced, collaborative studio. For the right candidate, this is a challenging and rewarding opportunity to work in a dynamic environment.

Ability to manage work well independently as well as within a team is crucial to success in the position. Excellent written and oral communication skills are a must: describing status, process, direction, options, and resolutions are part of the day-to-day.

QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Assist the team in managing large-scale, long-term design projects from programming through installation.
  • Excellent design skills and decorative arts literacy; familiarity with architectural and interior design aesthetics.
  • Understand project sequencing; prioritize and manage time efficiently.
  • Prepare proposals and purchase orders, clearly articulating specifications within firm parameters.
  • Communicate with furniture vendors, including upholsterers, millworkers, and metalworkers to develop specifications and achieve design intent.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in preparing and executing graphic presentations.
  • See orders through to completion, managing issues and troubleshooting with creativity, composure, and drive.
  • Develop comprehensive design plans including floorplans, elevations, and FF&E sourcing.
  • Work fluidly as an independent and collaborative member of the team.
  • Present and sell to clients with and without Principal assistance.
  • Maintain a personable and professional attitude.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors or Master’s degree in Architecture or Interior Design.
  • Minimum 3-5 years high-end residential experience.
  • Additional hospitality, product/ furniture design, or textile design experience valued.
  • AutoCAD required.
  • Adobe Software Suite – PDF, InDesign, and Photoshop.
  • Studio Webware or similar project management software knowledge and proficiency desirable.
  • Google and MS office.

HOW TO APPLY: Please forward resumes to our Business Manager, Catherine Leschuck (leschuck@lichtencraig.com).

 

 

Nate Berkus Associates — Design Intern (Fall)

Location: Chicago, IL
Unpaid
Nate Berkus Associates is looking for an intern for the semester beginning in August 2018 in our Chicago office. This position is two or three (2 or 3) days a week.

RESPONSIBILITIES Responsibilities include maintenance of the sample library, assisting Designers and Design Assistants with pricing, quotes, and selection of materials which may require trips to the Merchandise Mart. Other duties may include Cad, drafting, and entry of specifications into our design tracking program, assisting with preparation of presentations as well as filing and other administrative duties.

Photoshop and PC friendly candidates please contact us immediately for this unique internship opportunity.

HOW TO APPLY: Please email your cover letter, resume and portfolio to employment@nateberkus.com.

 

Nate Berkus Associates — Executive Intern (Fall)

Location: Chicago, IL
Unpaid
Nate Berkus Associates is looking for an executive intern to assist the firm’s Design Director in Chicago two (2) days a week for the semester beginning in August 2018.

RESPONSIBILITIES Responsibilities will include tasks related to design, travel and event planning, public relations, schedule management and other administrative duties. This position will provide insight into the interior design industry and the daily responsibilities associated with the position. Students studying these fields: Interior Design, Public Relations, and Communications are encouraged to apply.

Photoshop, Excel and Mac/PC friendly candidates please contact us immediately for this unique internship opportunity.

HOW TO APPLY: Please email your cover letter, resume and portfolio to employment@nateberkus.com.

 

Nate Berkus Studio — Studio Intern (Fall)

Location: Chicago, IL
Unpaid
Nate Berkus Studio is looking for an intern for the semester beginning in August 2018 in our Chicago office. This position is two (2) days a week and is a non-paid internship.

RESPONSIBILITIES Be a part of the development and design process of Nate Berkus branded product for the home. Assist team with preparation of presentations, filing, and other administrative duties. Students studying these fields: Visual Communications/Graphic Design, Product Design and Marketing are encouraged to apply.

Mac friendly candidates with experience with Photoshop, InDesign and/or Illustrator—and, secondarily, Word and Excel—please contact us immediately for this unique internship opportunity.

HOW TO APPLY: Please email your cover letter, resume and portfolio to employment@nateberkus.com.