Senior Interior Designer
Company: McGrath II
Duration: Full-time
Date Posted: 02/23/24
Category: Interior Design
Location: New York
Salary: 100-150k
Job Description

McGrath II is a high-end interior design firm based in New York City with an expanding studio and evolving project portfolio. McGrath II is looking for a Senior Interior Designer to join their team. This is a creative role with a focus on FF&E, interior architecture, and a high level of production. This role is an opportunity to work directly with the two principal designers. This role requires a minimum of 6 years of professional studio experience. This role is based at McGrath II’s studio in New York City.

This is a full-time position, offering competitive compensation, healthcare and 401k benefits, paid vacation and holidays.

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume via email to: info@mcgrath2.com. Salary commensurate with experience. Please include salary requirements with resume and cover letter.

Job Requirements

- A minimum of 6 years of interior design experience working in an architecture or interior design studio.
- Degree in Interior Design from an accredited architecture or interior design program required. Bachelor or Associate Degree in Interior Design or Interior Architecture preferred.
- Extensive knowledge of the FF&E process including sourcing materials, color palettes, finishes, and furniture.
- Knowledge of D&D Building, local vendors, and industry standards and resources.
- High proficiency in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Indesign, Acrobat). Floor plans, elevations, custom furniture, window treatments, and detailed drawings are part of the drawing skills that are required.
- Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, independent thinker, self starter, excellent written, and oral communication skills required.
- Collaborative nature with an interest in working with other talented design minded creatives and contributing to the overall success of the studio.

- Creative input on overall design concept/intent and design schemes
- Select and develop fabric and furniture specifications
- Source and document all finishes and FF&E
- Coordinate and produce presentation materials in all design phases including planning and material/furnishing selection
- Create furniture layouts in AutoCAD
- Prepare floor plans, millwork, furniture plans, elevations, and space planning in AutoCAD. Produce hand drawings and computer renderings that communicate design intent as needed.
- Create client presentations and digital design boards in InDesign
- Produce paint, lighting, hardware, plumbing and tile schedules for architects
- Review and redline all shop drawings to ensure design intent
- Preparation of proposals and purchase orders using Studio Designer software
- Create and monitor project budgets

About our Company

McGrath II, a high-end interior design firm and studio shop based in New York City. Guided by years of experience in residential design, founders Suzanne and Lauren McGrath are known for designing homes that are rich in classic interior details that reference the past while embracing the lifestyles of today. The studio takes a holistic approach to each project with a particular focus on architectural detailing and technical design, in addition to the interior decoration. They work hand in hand with the best artisans and craftsmen to ensure that every project results in a bespoke environment that reflects the needs and desires of their clients. Since establishing their studio in 2010, Suzanne and Lauren are still hands on during every step of the design process with each partner bringing their unique perspective to every decision.


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