locationsNew York, NY, UStime typeFull timeposted onPosted 30 Days Agojob requisition idR-11573Your RoleAs a Gensler Designer, you are passionate about your craft and combine creativity and technical knowledge with business skills and understanding to produce beautiful and functional spaces for clients. You have experience working on the interior fit-out of guest-facing spaces such as boutique retail and upscale restaurants. You have strong design skills, a background in interior design and a portfolio of innovative design concepts. You are an integral member of the design team who relishes contributing a point of view and craves participation in conceptual thought-processes and design exploration.What You Will DoCreate initial concept packages with a strong design story, to guide the design process through project completionConduct programming efforts through space planning studies to arrive at final approved plan that meet the project goalsSculpt interior spaces as a holistic experience including specification of furniture, lighting, artwork, and finishes/materialsLead day-to-day project coordination efforts with the ability to prioritize deadlines, manage communication and coordination with clients and consultantsCommunicate conceptual design ideas through 2D and 3D presentation/design drawings.Work with consultants, contractors, fabricators, specification writers, and regulatory agencies to meet overall project objectivesParticipate in the construction administration of projects - including review of submittals and finish samples as well as value engineering efforts to maintain design intentYour QualificationsBachelor's degree in Interior Design, Interior Architecture, or related field from an accredited school8+ years of related interior design experience preferably with guest-facing (restaurant, boutique) and/or residential multi-family, mixed-use projectsProficient in SketchUp and/or Revit and adept at learning new programsProficient in Adobe Creative Suite applications (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)Knowledge of furniture, finishes, materials, color selections, and specificationsmodeling and visual communication skills are highly valuedPassionate, self-starting, intelligent, dedicated, efficientDetailed understanding of FF&E design and deliverablesApplications without portfolios will not be considered.**The base salary range will be estimated between $88.5-110k plus bonuses and benefits and contingent on relevant experience. Life at GenslerWe encourage our employees to lead a healthy and balanced life. Our comprehensive benefits include medical, dental, vision, disability, wellness programs, flex spending, paid holidays, and paid time off. We also offer a 401k, profit sharing, employee stock ownership and twice annual bonus opportunities.
Gensler is a global architecture, design, and planning firm with 52 locations across Asia, Europe, Australia, the Middle East, and the Americas. Founded in 1965, the firm serves more than 3,500 active clients in virtually every industry. Gensler designers strive to make the places people live, work, and play more inspiring, more resilient, and more impactful.
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