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Furniture Design Associate and Sales

CF MODERN k

New York, NY

Mar 5
Job Description

CF MODERN maintains a strong commitment to Mid-Century design, as well as to manufacturing locally in New York, assuring quality through attention to detail in the creative process and in the selection of luxury materials. CF MODERN is proud to provide exceptional level of service to architects and designers across the globe.

The ideal candidate should be knowledgeable about design, have a proven track record in sales and the ability to form relationships with clients. We are looking for someone who is friendly, motivated, and detail oriented. The position includes both working on the floor of the showroom, visiting vendors, and collaborating on design projects.

The main responsibilities will be:

Design tasks
• To work with Owner/CCO on designing new furniture
• To create 3D mechanical drawings for custom furniture
• To design and manage all marketing and collateral
• To design and update all social media platforms and website (Squarespace)
• To have the initiative to create new designs and promotional concepts

Merchandising and sales tools
• To update vendor catalogs/pricelists.
• To contact vendors for samples requests/ information on goods
• To maintain showroom’s tear sheet library
• To update tagging on the store floor
• To take part in the preparation of our store floor plans

Customer service:
• To welcome and greet customers when needed
• To provide/present sales tools (tear sheets, samples) to the customers
• To prepare quotes/invoices when needed

Administrative tasks:
• To coordinate the after sales administrative process
• To prepare purchase orders for vendors
• To follow up the production process with vendors
• To be the contact of local vendors when needed
• To review customer files and the corresponding administrative documents

Requirements:
• 3D modeling experience, preferably Rhino
• Motivation to work in a sales environment
• Interest or knowledge of the furniture business
• Works well with others and also independently

Education:
• Bachelor's in Furniture Design, Industrial Design, Interior Design or similar

Experience:
• Minimum 1 year wholesale experience
• CAD: 2 years
• Adobe Creative Cloud: 2 years

Job Type: Full-time

Schedule: M-F 9 AM - 5 PM

Compensation:
• $35,000 - $40,000; Salary Commensurate with experience

Application Details

Please send your resume and portfolio to kayla@cfmodern.com