Associate Designer
Company: Jennifer Miller Studio
Duration: Full-time
Date Posted: 06/14/24
Category: Interior Design
Location: Los Angeles
Salary: 50-100k
Job Description

Jennifer Miller Studio Inc. is looking for a Design Associate to join our team to work in all aspects of the business. The position of Design Associate will offer a developing interior designer valuable in-depth, hands-on experience within the industry at a thriving design firm.

Sourcing of fabric samples, lead time, pricing
Sourcing of furniture options, lead time, pricing
Paint and finish options, putting together paint schemes
Draw designs of custom furniture, pillows, accessories (sketches and CAD when needed)
Compose mood boards and inspiration images pertaining to projects
Draft elevations and floor plans
Research new products and materials
Project manage custom items on order
Prepare for client meetings and presentations
Gather and pack materials and organize meeting agenda
Write specifications and orders of furnishing
Follow-up on orders placed with lead times
Create budgets, schedules and specifications
Type meeting notes, create project binders and update as projects progress
Assist with installations, coordinate deliveries and handle post installation follow up

Job Requirements

Degree in Interior Design or Architecture Degree
Minimum of 3 to 5 years interior design experience working at a design firm
Excellent presentation skills, including space planning and drawing
Proficiency in AutoCAD, AutoCAD LT
Knowledge of Studio Designer or Design Manager
Ability to create Excel spreadsheets and Power Point Presentations
Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, In Design and Photoshop
Knowledge of trade resources and vendors

Task Focus: Delivers high level service to clients and vendors that meets and exceeds expectations.
Ethics & Integrity: Adheres to Jennifer Miller Studio Inc. Values, beliefs, and principles of innovation and excellence in design.
Composure: Remains calm, maintains perspective, and responds in a professional manner when faced with tough situations.
Personal Learning: Takes personal responsibility for the continuous learning of knowledge, skills and experiences.
Dealing with Ambiguity: Able to successfully function during times of uncertainty and changing priorities.
Decision-Making: Makes keen, timely decisions based on a mixture of analysis, wisdom, experience and judgement.
Interpersonal Savvy: Builds effective relationships with all people – up down and sideways, inside and outside of Jennifer Miller Studio Inc.
Results Oriented: Gets results and achieves goals.
Sense of Humor: Keeps life in perspective and knows how to have fun while navigating all the above.

Vehicle that can be used for work, auto insurance and a valid driver's license.

Full Time: 35 to 40 hours per week

About our Company

With a deep appreciation for the influence surroundings have on how we live, it is Jennifer’s mission to integrate beautiful, thoughtful design into the daily lives of her clients. Her authentic understanding of people’s unique needs coupled with a sophisticated eye for design and style allows her to create environments reflective of each of her client’s individuality.

Each project is seen as a foundation for a setting to create and experience daily life. By carefully choosing the right balance of space, texture, light and color the result is not only seen, but felt. Upon entering a home Jennifer has completed the words serene, comfortable and understated elegance are often used to describe it. The artwork, object and furniture she creates have the same sensibility through just the right mix of color and elements.

Jennifer opened her offices in 2010 after spending 14 years with three well known, award winning design firms. Jennifer leads all design projects and is a central figure from beginning to completion. Projects over the years have allowed her to work all over the country as well as Europe encompassing a wide range of experiences for Jennifer, including large estates, urban dwellings and charming bungalows.


Jennifer Miller
Principal Designer

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