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Interior Designer

Design Direction, Inc.
Job Description
Design Direction is seeking a motivated individual with great communication skills to join our fun and goal-oriented team. The candidate must be driven to develop their own clientele in the interior design industry.
Design Direction is a growing retail showroom and design firm with a strong residential client base, along with an expanding commercial project market. The candidate will have an opportunity to work with clients throughout the scope of the project which includes: specifying and selling furniture, carpet, wood flooring, ceramic tile, window treatments, and wallcoverings; as well as selecting cabinets, finishes and furniture.

Responsibilities
• Meet with clients to understand their needs
• Create pleasing design ideas and generate cabinet, fireplace, and furniture layouts
• Develop sketches
• AUTO CAD and /or Sketch Up designs preferred
• Specify finish materials
• Take job site measurements and/or blueprint take off to determine material quantities
• Create estimates, proposals, detailed installation work orders and schedule installations
• Place orders, specify lead time, track, receive and check in products
• Work closely with project manager and general contractor
Education and Experience
• College or Post-Secondary Diploma, Interior Design degree preferred
• 2 years minimum work experience in a closely related field preferred
Skills
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Great attention to detail
• Time management skills: able to meet deadlines and multitask
• Solve problems effectively and creatively
• Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, and Social Media/Marketing
• Work well under stress
• Work well in a team-oriented environment
• CAD and Sketch Up software experience preferred, not required
• Able to read and understand construction blueprints and documents
• Able to lift and carry 40 pounds
Employment Type
• Full-Time
Compensation and Benefits
• Commensurate with experience
• Medical, 401K, Paid vacation

Please send resume and references to Sylvia Lunski, sylvia@designdirectionfargo.com
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