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Senior Interior Designer

Andrew Franz Architect PLLC k

New York, NY | Onsite or Remote Possible

Apr 12
Job Description

Andrew Franz Architect, PLLC, is an award-winning boutique architectural and interior design studio based in New York City. The studio is currently seeking a full time Senior Interior Designer with 5-7 years of professional experience to work on high-end residential design projects in NYC, surrounding states, and Miami, in a casual but focused work environment. This is currently a hybrid work position.

The Senior Interior Designer will have a passion for interior design and decorating and a deep understanding of the interior design process, including colors and materials, vintage and bespoke furniture, and specifications as well as extensive knowledge of historical styles paired with local and international trends and sources.

Responsibilities:
The Senior Interior Designer will work alongside the Principal and the architectural team to develop contextually- and historically appropriate interior design solutions and execute a full range of activities including but not limited to:
-Manage multiple interior design projects from start to completion
-Design and oversee concept through furniture, lighting, and material finish selections
-Create presentation boards, renderings, and mock-ups
-Obtain quotes, purchase orders and invoices
-Maintain budgets and purchase registers
-Write FFE specs
-Coordinate with vendors, fabricators, and consultants effectively and efficiently, maintaining strong communication throughout the process to completion
-Create and review CAD furniture plans and bespoke furniture drawings, etc.
-Coordinate shipping, storage, delivery, installation of items and site visits
-Maintain general project details and organization
-Ability to interact with clients and manage expectations

Requirements:
-Interior design degree with a minimum of 5-7 years of experience
-Significant high end residential experience with contemporary, multi-cultural, interiors that include vintage and period furnishings and details in contemporary contexts and spaces.
-Experience with custom- bespoke furniture
-Excellent presentation skills and relationship building skills; ability to effectively communicate plans and details to both the client and the team design
- Excellent attention to detail and follow-up, time management and organizational skills
- Proficient with computer design programs; AutoCad is a must, Illustrator, Photoshop, as well as Microsoft Suite. SketchUp, 3DMax or Rhino a plus.

This is a full-time position with competitive compensation commensurate with a candidate’s experience and qualifications. AFA offers a wide range of employee benefits including health insurance, a 401(k)-retirement plan, and paid vacation and personal days.

Applicants must reside in the New York City area. Applicants must be US residents or already possess valid working visa for 2 years, minimum.

Application Details

If you think you are a good fit for this position, please send a cover letter, resume and a digital portfolio to studio@andrewfranz.com. Please put ‘Senior Interior Designer’ as the subject.

Andrew Franz Architect PLLC

Founded in 2003 by Andrew Franz, Andrew Franz Architect PLLC is an award-winning and widely published architecture and design studio based in New York City. With projects ranging from houses and apartments to commercial and cultural facilities, the studio creates engaging buildings and spaces that are thoughtfully detailed and highly functional with a rich, modern sensibility to stand the test of time.

Our professional staff includes architects, LEED accredited professionals, and interior designers. We promote an open, collaborative studio environment that shares original ideas and proven building practices. Our rigorous, client-focused design process favors engagement, craft, and inventiveness.

The resulting solutions are timeless and fresh, modern and urbane, across a broad portfolio of new construction, urban and rural additions, interior renovations, historic restorations, and master plans for civic spaces and parks. Our growing client list includes discerning owners in commercial, not-for-profit, cultural, education and residential sectors.

Our primary goal is responsive architecture of timeless beauty. We believe design should have a positive impact on people, communities and the environment.