Design Assistant
Company: Ellie Mroz Design
Duration: Full-time
Date Posted: 05/15/24
Category: Interior Design
Location: Westfield
Salary: 50-100k
Job Description

Ellie Mroz Design is seeking a Design Assistant to join our growing, nationally published NJ design/build firm. The ideal candidate has both a killer sense of style and knowledge of current trends in the industry, as well as a basic understanding and passion for construction and remodeling. This candidate will be responsible for assisting with residential design projects from conception through execution and will act as the assistant to the Lead Designer in selecting plumbing, flooring, stone, tile, countertops, hardware, and beyond. The candidate must have strong teamwork and communication skills, be detail-oriented and driven to exceed client expectations. Specific tasks include*:

-Execute base elevations and floor plans for design development
-Execute preliminary design elevations for millwork + bathrooms
-Prepare for and attend showroom visits
-Order samples in line with design direction 
-Set up presentation documents
-Set up and maintain finish schedules (paint, tile, stone etc.)

-Site install coordination
-Relaying relevant information between EMD Construction Consulting team and EMD Furnishings team

-Assist in presentations and meetings
-Vendor quotes + revisions
-Vendor follow-up/ scheduling
-Ivy Proposals
-Sample drop off/ pick-up as needed

*Open to part-time/hourly/contract work

Job Requirements

-At least 1 year of work experience in interiors or renovation in the high-end suburban residential design sector, either with an architect or interior designer
-Technical knowledge of cabinetry, tile, stone, custom finishes, lighting, plumbing and hardware.
-Proficiency in design software such as AutoCAD or SketchUP.
-USA driver's license and car for local driving
-Proficiency with Apple computers/programs (eg, Keynote)
-Applicant must submit a portfolio that demonstrates refined, elevated style and technical skills in addition to resume.

*Open to part-time/hourly/contract work

About our Company

We are a full service, award-winning, nationally recognized, boutique interior design firm. We pride ourselves on designing unique custom homes that are both fresh and classic and on creating extraordinary spaces for our clients. Ellie Mroz Design offers both full service interior design and construction consulting services for clients in Westfield, Short Hills, Summit, Millburn, Scotch Plains, Cranford, Mountainside and Chatham, NJ and surrounding towns. Our team is small and mighty - we are a vibrant, hard-working group passionate about creating design-driven, classic homes.




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