Lauren Lappin Designs
Lauren Lappin Designs is a high end, boutique interior design firm seeking an intern or design assistant for a part time position (20-30 hours per week) with room to grow into a full time position. An educational background in interior design, and a minimum of 2-3 years of relevant work experience is preferred. Candidates must have a valid driver’s license & vehicle (and must be comfortable driving in Chicago and suburbs).
Experience with CAD, Photoshop, creating floor plans, elevations, furniture plans, material and finish schedules, design presentations, as well as excellent verbal and written communication skills are a must . This position will require weekly site visits to projects, meetings with vendors, clients, and trades Monday-Friday between the hours of 9am-5pm. There will be an opportunity to work remotely when relevant. Compensation is negotiable pending on experience. Examples of daily tasks include (but are not limited to): presentation prep, product research, vendor communication and meetings, CAD drawings for floorpans and furniture layouts, creating proposals for clients, attending client meetings and taking notes, updating sample library, maintaining client spreadsheets and finish scheudles. Please be organized, detail oriented, willing to learn, and a team player! Integrity, honesty, and an upbeat attitude are necessities. Our work environment is fun, creative, and drama free.
Lauren Lappin Designs is a boutique interior design firm with residential projects primarily in Chicago and on the North Shore. Style, comfort, and functionality are the cornerstones of Lauren’s design philosophy. Her design process is always collaborative, as she believes that each home should be a unique reflection of her clients’ needs, tastes, and most importantly, their personalities.