Graduate Interior Designer

We are looking for an ambitious Graduate Interior Designer who has aspirations to progress in the interior design industry. As our Graduate Interior Designer, you will be working in our team to develop creative design projects for a range of clients. You will be working on projects from concept to completion; assist producing design briefs, design proposals, mood boards. You will also assist in preparation, updating and correction of drawings, presentations, graphics, designs, CAD designs, Revit designs, furniture fixtures and more. 


The ideal candidate must have a minimum of an undergraduate degree in a creative field such as Interior Design or Architectural Interior Design. Any candidate with experience within the sector would be an additional bonus. 


The right candidate should be highly organised, creative, possess a passion for elegant, high-end design and soft furnishings. Strong attention to detail, commitment and dedication are also important in this role. As you progress in the role, you will also meet and present to clients, liaise with suppliers and contractors and attend site visits.  

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

Produce high-quality design work from concept phase through to completion

Prepare presentations, mood boards including digital presentations for clients

Attend client and site meetings

Attend client installation and assist onsite fitting team

Assist the team as required with technical and conceptual designs

Prepare client budgets and costings

Translation of conceptual planning working drawings

Assist with concept presentations and verbal presentations as necessary

Work as part of the team to assist with sourcing and product research

Ability to manipulate rendered plans/section elevations

Experience with freehand sketches is preferred

Experience with AutoCad and Revit

Experience with Furniture, Fixtures & Accessories specifications

Maintain and update drawing files

Ensures project milestones and deadlines are met

This description reflects the core activities of the role but is not intended to be all-inclusive and other duties within the group/department may be required in addition to changes in the emphasis of duties as required from time to time. There is a requirement for the successful candidate to recognise this and adopt a flexible approach to work. Job descriptions will be reviewed regularly and where necessary revised in accordance with organisational needs. Any major changes will be discussed with successful candidate.

KEY REQUIREMENTS

Qualification in Interior Design 

Excellent competency in AutoCAD, PhotoShop, Google SketchUp, InDesign and Illustrator

Able to demonstrate the ability to undertake the above responsibilities

IT literate –Excellent working knowledge of Word, Excel, Powerpoint & Outlook; AutoCAD, Sketchup, Photoshop

Numerate, able to make accurate calculations

Strong creative skills

Well-presented and personable, with excellent communication and organisational skills

Team-spirited

Able to work on own initiative, multi-task and to juggle a changing workload

Resilient to cope with conflicting demands, able to prioritise duties, work effectively under pressure and meet deadlines

WHAT WE OFFER

A fast-paced, exciting and creative environment

Competitive salary 

Discretionary performance-related bonus of up to 5% salary

Opportunities to learn new skills on the job

Regular social and company events

Fantastic employee benefits such as staff discount scheme and company pension scheme 

23 days paid holiday, plus all public holidays 

NEXT STEPS

If this sounds like the ideal position for you then we would love to hear from you. Please send an up-to-date CV to amit@micasagroup.co.uk or contact us on 01923 827070