Junior Designer
New York


Location
New York, USA

Department
Design

Reports to
Senior Designer

Required Travel
none

Position Summary

Wilson Associates is looking for a Junior Designer to join our New York design studio — who will assist in the development of design concepts and documentation under the direction of senior design team members; focus on interior FF&E.

Background & Skills

Education
Bachelor's degree.

Experience
0–3 years of relevant experience, able to produce a portfolio to demonstrate strengths and knowledge of furniture, finished, materials, and specifications.

Technical Skills
AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign & Photoshop), Microsoft Office.

Essential Functions

  • Render design ideas in form of paste-ups or drawings.

  • Participate in development of presentation material and help maintain graphic quality and content.

  • Create graphic presentations and color & material boards.

  • Assist in producing finish plans, specifications, and material selection under supervision of Senior Designer.

  • Select or design furnishings, art works, and accessories and generate specifications.

  • Provide design support, including programming client needs, conceptual design, schematic design, design development, and construction documents.

  • Prepare preliminary FF&E budget based on established design direction.

  • Select color & materials and secure finish samples and product information.

  • Develop knowledge of local material resources.

  • Assist in preparation of finish schedule, finish notebooks, and specification books.

  • Prepare architectural design under the direction of Senior Designer.

  • Graphic organization of drawings on a per sheet basis.

  • Seek out coaches and mentors for guidance.

Apply

Contact Human Resources to submit your résumé.