Design Associate

High-End Private Residential Design Associate
  • Salary: US $70000-75000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: San Francisco
  • Sector: Interiors
  • Job Ref: 47362

About this role


A high-end residential interior design firm in San Francisco is seeking a Design Associate to join their team. This is an an opportunity to join a collaborative team who thrives on detail and collaboration. You will work directly with a Senior Designer and have significant impact creating quality and high-level spaces. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Research and pricing
  • Material sourcing and room schemes
  • Participate in meetings with firm principals and project managers
  • Prepare proposals, purchase orders and invoices
  • Coordinate and attend vendor shop visits
  • Prepare client presentations
  • Transport and set up meeting materials
  • Expedite orders and finish samples
  • Coordinate installation sequence
  • Actively participate in project installations
  • Archive project materials and documents

Skills & Requirements:

  • BA or MA in Interior Design
  • Experience in high-end private residential
  • 5+ Years' professional experience
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD and/or Revit, Sketch-Up, Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Highly organized and detail oriented 
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize tasks to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of local SF design industry and vendors is a plus
  • Works well in a team structured company


Talk to Kala about this position

Bio: Kala joined Bespoke Los Angeles in 2017 having previously worked as an interior architect for HKS in San Francisco and Los Angeles. Kala’s corporate savvy transitioned into independent and contract design work with top architects and designers in West Hollywood and Beverly Hills. In the interim, she directed the design development and branding for a start-up restaurant in Los Angeles and led collaborations with notable developers in the city. Through it all, Kala has built a vast network and genuine relationships within the industry; her resourcefulness and ability to listen, relate and connect helps her recruit the best talent in California.

+1 (213) 436 0909

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