BKV Group is hiring for a Senior Interior Designer at our Dallas and Chicago locations. Please indicate which city you are applying for as well as the position title in the email subject.
Leads interior design process for BKV Group projects by performing the following duties.
Scope / Schedule/ Budget: Reviews project budget with Project Lead or Partner at start of project. Develops PMP to align tasks to be completed with available budget. Communicates scope and budget to junior Interior designers on the project.
Vision: Develops Visioning / Branding package for client to establish aesthetic direction and Interior Design Concepts for the project. Designer to communicate vision through use of imagery, renderings and concept designs. Communicates Visioning package to project lead for review.
Programming: Meets with client/project lead to determine program requirements. Designer works with client to understand function, equipment, ff&e and any other factors that will affect the planning of the project interiors.
Space Planning: Works with Project Lead to determine scope of plan development. Uses program knowledge to develop functional, innovative environment that will enhance the experience for the occupant.
Finish and Materials: Advises client on appropriate finish and material selections and implements an overall design palette that support the aesthetic goals, budget and functionality of the project.
Furniture/Artwork/FF&E: Specifies appropriate furniture, artwork and accessories. Assists owner in procurement of furniture as required.
Coordination: Responsible for communicating design intent of project interiors with other disciplines.
Construction Documents: Oversees production of documents for bidding. Coordinates with other disciplines for quality assurance, technical accuracy and completeness. Reviews work of junior interior design staff on project for quality assurance. Coordinates with Project Lead to finalize scope of Interiors Construction documents.
Presentation materials: Develops 3D renderings, rendered elevations and floor plans to communicate design to owner. Reviews presentation materials with Project Lead prior to submitting to owner.
Maintains appropriate records and files on assigned projects.
Maintains a free flow of communications with the Project Lead and other staff members relative to the activities on assigned projects.
Develop and implement a personal development program that will insure future personal growth and development within the Firm and the industry.
Receives project direction from the Project Lead and Interior Design Partner.
Must have 4-year BS degree from an accredited college or university. Or, a two or four-year technical college or university program certificate or two to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Is a licensed and registered Certified Interior Designer (CID)
10+ years related experience.
Must be fluent in reading, writing and speaking the English language.
Must have ability to write reports and business correspondence. Excellent organizational and time management skills.
Must have the ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, clients and the general public.
Must be proficient in AutoCAD, Revit and Microsoft Office Suite.
About BKV Group
Established in 1978, BKV Group is an established leader in architecture, engineering, interior design, and landscape architecture. Our multi-disciplinary firm consistently ranks as one of the top design firms with a portfolio that includes multiple award-winning projects. BKV Group strives to develop creative, innovative solutions that meet our client’s goals & realize their vision. Our primary market sectors include multifamily housing and development, corporate and hospitality, government, and education.