We are committed to providing superior service to our clients. We believe that cooperative teamwork, supporting everyone’s’ success and communication is the key to client satisfaction. Your position as Interior Designer III is vital to the success of our business.
Primary behaviors and qualities:
Demonstrates a passion for interior design and actively works to have current knowledge of the factors influencing the practice and our client’s decision–making process.
Is creative and imaginative about designing the built-environment.
Has identified a design passion and is working to incorporate this into firm initiatives.
Is self-motivated to complete work with little direction.
Works well independently or within a team of varied scale.
Has complete awareness of the 3–D environment while designing.
Possesses the ability to create original concepts or visualize concepts developed by others.
Is eager to learn new technology as updates are integrated into our workflow.
Demonstrates sound judgment.
Possesses a drive for continuous improvement.
Is an engaging and thoughtful mentor.
Works with Principal to determine project fees, write proposals, manage multiple projects, develop work plans (budget/fee/schedule), for every project, to help facilitate the successful and profitable completion of each project.
Coordinates design concepts and production on interior design projects, including schematic design, design development, construction documents, and construction administration in concert with Design Principal.
Oversees the research of finish and material selection and facilitates presentation documentation, furnishings plans, and finish presentations.
Leads design presentations. Helps to mentor less experienced designers on storytelling and how to present a design.
Directly communicates with client.
Participates in QA/QC of project documentation. Ensures all documentation goes through the established quality control process.
Active participation in firm design initiatives.
Supports business development activities through assistance with visual aids and actively participates in promotional opportunities in terms of strategy, preparations, and interviews.
Participates in inter-disciplinary collaboration meetings and charrettes.
Critical Skills and experience:
Degree in Interior Design with 5-10years experience in a professional office.
Proficient in REVIT, Adobe Suite, Microsoft Office, BlueBeam, Newforma, Smartsheet, Sketch Up, Enscape, AutoCAD, and Specsource.
Utilize your experience to perform all phases and aspects of the interior design process including predesign, conceptual design, schematic design, design development, design documentation, FF&E specifications, construction administration and understanding of FF&E procurement process
Ability to complete a Project Manual and 3–part Specifications.
Thorough understanding of constructability and detailing of interior design elements.
Thorough understanding of building codes and accessibility.
Development of respectful management and leadership skills.
Has assembled a rolodex of supportive, reliable resources to use in complex situations
Has the ability to lead and energize a team.
Clear and concise communication and presentation skills.
Performs layout, color, lighting, materials selection, all phases of the FFE process as it applies to the appropriate market segment(s) using accomplished experiences.
Strategizes solutions with consultants regarding the integration of mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and structural systems with respect to their coordination with the architecture and interiors documentation; calling upon complex experiences.
Has experience working and specialized knowledge in specific areas.
Please include a cover letter, resume and pdf portfolio. Portfolios may be up to 5MB. Applications without a portfolio will not be reviewed.
About Ankrom Moisan
Ankrom Moisan Architects is an award-winning client focused design practice with offices in Seattle, Portland, and San Francisco. We are an innovative and collaborative design firm with good benefits, flexible hours, and a great work culture.
We’re 300+ committed, talented, and passionate architects, urban designers, interior designers and architects, and brand designers. As recognized thought leaders in reflecting how people live, work, and play, we use design every day to improve lives. That takes rigor and respect for myriad perspectives. Our firm draws from each discipline to perfect each project until it transcends its original goals, enlivens spaces, and speaks to people on an intimate level. From urban design focused on pedestrian activity to creative offices and retail, we truly understand how to design successful mixed-use projects. We balance boldly creative and optimistic designs with robust technical experience. Our expertise and diversity make us strong. Our passion and commitment makes us fun.