If you are eager to unleash your creativity working on high-quality interior design projects, then this could be the perfect opportunity for you!
As a Senior Designer, you have a clear understanding of the tasks, energy and experience required by others to complete a project from front to back. Corporate Workplace needs to be front and center for you to be successful in this role and you should be skilled at seamlessly translating the client’s needs into high-quality, innovative, forward-thinking design concepts that meet their vision and expectations.
Your focus will be largely at the front end of project delivery and will encompass strategy, visioning, and the full creative process from beginning to end. This leadership role is suited to a seasoned designer who not only has great vision and exceptional creative spark, but who can also lead a team of intermediate and junior designers to craft an award-winning custom design solution for each project.
Reporting directly to the iN STUDIO Partners, you will have direct responsibility for design, translating client requirements from concept through completion.
You will bring finesse and professionalism to leading and managing the client relationship; meeting and interacting with clients to determine needs, scope, timeline, budget, and overall project considerations.
You will demonstrate value and deep expertise in the design process with a focus on the front-end design, while providing a high-level of service to sophisticated and knowledgeable clients.
Working as part of the Senior Team, you will have a role in the management of the Design Studio, with participation in project resourcing and within the various committees that we have established
You will have the opportunity to support and mentor more junior interior design team members through one-on-one team mentorship, knowledge sharing and support
At this stage in your career, you have gravitated toward Design and bring a minimum of 10 years’ experience working on all elements of corporate workplace interior design projects. You possess exceptional and refined design skills and a portfolio of truly beautiful, innovative design concepts and projects.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
10+ years’ experience as an Interior Designer in a design firm
Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design, M. Arch/ID
NCIDQ, ARIDO registered
LEED Certification is an asset
Proven experience working with Corporate Workplace design projects including renovation and new construction and contract administration
Excellence in design and design execution
Passion for design with a creative and innovative perspective
Exceptional verbal and written presentation and communication skills
Knowledge of furniture, finishes, materials, color selections, and specifications Graphics and visualization skills to effectively communicate design ideas
Technically strong in AutoCAD, SketchUp, Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office
Knowledge of Revit an asset
Strong knowledge of codes and regulations with design aspects in Canada & OBC, AODA
Ability to lead a complete project team, including sub-consultants, and prioritise activities and deadlines to project completion
Adept at managing multiple projects including project budgets
Advanced knowledge of sub-consultant and furniture RFP process and evaluation
IN STUDIO provides comprehensive benefits, vacation, paid time off, annual bonus opportunities and reimbursement for certain professional licenses and associated fees as well as a professional casual work environment.
iN STUDIO is committed to equal opportunities in employment and respects openness with its employees, clients, vendors, and candidates.
If this sounds like this might be a good fit for you, please submit your resume in PDF format and portfolio work samples via portfolio link. If you are including a cover letter this must also be in PDF format (non-PDF files will be not be accepted).