Design Assistant
Company: Banner Day Interiors
Duration: Full-time
Date Posted: 06/11/24
Category: Interior Design
Location: Oakland
Salary: 50-100k
Job Description

Banner Day Interiors is a boutique interior design firm specializing in high-end residential interior design. Our clients are located throughout the Bay Area. As a small firm, you’ll be able to enjoy significant responsibilities fairly immediately, and there is great potential for growth. We value you as a person, strive for work/life balance, try to do great design work, and have fun (most of the time) while doing it.

Working directly with the studio manager and members of the design team to collaborate and execute both short and long term design projects
Running errands and receiving and inspecting items from PO Box
Providing administrative support generally and back up to studio manager
Providing support for various studio tasks, including but not limited to stocking snacks and drinks, removing trash and packaging, and general office maintenance
Maintaining sample library and client inventory, i.e., material reserves, go-backs, and general organization
Preparing design presentations under the supervision of the studio manager and design team
Drafting and revising drawings under the supervision of the design team
Drafting floor plans, renderings, elevations, and lighting/electrical plans under the supervision of the design team
Drafting and revising of FF&E under the supervision of the design team throughout the project timeline
Creating project binders and assisting with the production of construction documents
Corresponding with vendors to obtain quotes and drafting pricing proposals under the supervision of the studio manager and design team
Corresponding with clients and contractors in a professional manner with supervision from the design team
Supporting the design team during client meetings, i.e., taking notes and creating tasks via Asana
Supporting the design team to maintain accurate project action item lists via Asana
Assisting with decoration and renovation procurement under the supervision of the studio manager and design team

Job Requirements

Bachelor’s degree required
Experience with Photoshop, AutoCAD, SketchUp preferred
Experience with Word and Excel
Experience with Ivy, Slack, and Asana would also be helpful
Attention to detail
Ability to communicate well with people in person, over the phone, and in email correspondence
Multitasker and highly organized
Ideally located in the East Bay or San Francisco
Must have car

About our Company

At Banner Day, it is our mission to provide our clients with a sense of happiness and wellness in their space. We believe your environment should both spark joy and reflect your personal style. We balance traditional interiors with our signature color, pattern and whimsy. From residential makeovers to large-scale remodels, the interior design expertise will expertly design a space that reflects your personality and lifestyle.

Known for our signature balance of playful patterns and a minimal aesthetic, Banner Day's work has been published on Architectural Digest, Domino, Design Sponge, Apartment Therapy and many more.

Banner Day is a full-service residential design firm assisting clients with full service interior design, e-design, sourcing of furniture, lighting and accessories, selection of materials and finishes, space planning, project management and collaboration with architects, contractors and tradespeople.


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