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Interior Designer

Summary
Interior Designer
Salary Competitive salary
Schedule Full Time
Experience Minimum 2 years of experience
Location Esplanade Rd, Paignton TQ4 6BJ, UK

Interior Designer


Description

Providence Hospitality is looking for a detail-minded and technically skilled Interior Designer to join our team. The successful candidate will work on a range of projects across all our properties.

The ideal candidate will be able to balance multiple project commitments and deadlines, will be comfortable working both independently and within teams, and is a confident collaborator both within the office and with our external partners. The incumbent must have a good understanding of current trends in the hospitality industry.

Being a creative and strategic problem solver, organized, systematic and thorough are definite requirements.

 

The Role, Responsibilities and Attributes:

  • Has a well-developed eye for scale and balance, designing elements that ‘fit’ the space for maximum impact.
  • Can readily capture the intended ‘look and attitude’ that reflects branding and positioning; with architecture, color, finish materials, FF&E – and articulates “why concepts work” to the team using a sound, logical reasoning.
  • Can differentiate the needs of different ‘styles’ and ‘looks’ and deliver those styles without letting personal preferences impact choices.
  • Designs ‘around corners’ not just major areas - so spaces flow consistently, areas tie together for maximum impact and secondary focal points are established and used to build upon the underlying ‘story’ and attitude.
  • Regularly follows trends in hotels, architecture, and interior design so that own work and ideas are of a high caliber as well as sophistication level.
  • Follows trends in hospitality so they can incorporate the latest technology and operational needs by reading trade magazines and other sources.
  • Is highly skilled in ‘Lighting’ as a design element, knows how to use lighting and shadows for drama and impact. Regularly follows lighting magazines to watch for new trends and applications and fixtures.
  • Is an expert at reviewing drawings and samples to ensure drawings and finishes match DDA specifications.
  • Has an expert knowledge of durability codes, fire codes and operational needs on product being designed and specified.
  • Has expert knowledge of fabrication techniques for drapery, bedding, pillows and knows how to achieve a wide array of designs ranging from contemporary to formal classic; and is then able to create detailed specs for fabrication.
  • Understands and demonstrates the need for open and direct communication both verbally and in writing.
  • Understands and demonstrates the value and need to keep all team members informed of status of project and deliverables.
  • Regularly reviews and checks sets of their team deliverables for accuracy, efficiency, and thoroughness
  • Demonstrates a high degree of Time Management skills and constantly seeks to streamline processes and procedures to increase quality and efficiency.
  • Project management skills from initial concept through to installation and completion.
  • Technical site experience working with contractors and coordinating installations.
  • Proficiency working with AutoCAD and Photoshop essential, able to deliver CAD drawings.

Financial Responsibilities:

  • Manage all FF&E procurement for projects including independent and pro-active sourcing of goods.
  • Manage the budget, suppliers, orders, and invoicing for projects.
  • To take responsibility for project deadlines, ensuring they are met, and projects are structured to achieve deadlines.
  • Conduct detailed research into products, services and suppliers and produce recommendations.
  • Prepare daily/weekly and monthly reports.

Providence Hospitality is looking for a detail-minded and technically skilled Interior Designer to join our team. The successful candidate will work on a range of projects across all our properties.

The ideal candidate will be able to balance multiple project commitments and deadlines, will be comfortable working both independently and within teams, and is a confident collaborator both within the office and with our external partners. The incumbent must have a good understanding of current trends in the hospitality industry.

Being a creative and strategic problem solver, organized, systematic and thorough are definite requirements.

 

The Role, Responsibilities and Attributes:

  • Has a well-developed eye for scale and balance, designing elements that ‘fit’ the space for maximum impact.
  • Can readily capture the intended ‘look and attitude’ that reflects branding and positioning; with architecture, color, finish materials, FF&E – and articulates “why concepts work” to the team using a sound, logical reasoning.
  • Can differentiate the needs of different ‘styles’ and ‘looks’ and deliver those styles without letting personal preferences impact choices.
  • Designs ‘around corners’ not just major areas - so spaces flow consistently, areas tie together for maximum impact and secondary focal points are established and used to build upon the underlying ‘story’ and attitude.
  • Regularly follows trends in hotels, architecture, and interior design so that own work and ideas are of a high caliber as well as sophistication level.
  • Follows trends in hospitality so they can incorporate the latest technology and operational needs by reading trade magazines and other sources.
  • Is highly skilled in ‘Lighting’ as a design element, knows how to use lighting and shadows for drama and impact. Regularly follows lighting magazines to watch for new trends and applications and fixtures.
  • Is an expert at reviewing drawings and samples to ensure drawings and finishes match DDA specifications.
  • Has an expert knowledge of durability codes, fire codes and operational needs on product being designed and specified.
  • Has expert knowledge of fabrication techniques for drapery, bedding, pillows and knows how to achieve a wide array of designs ranging from contemporary to formal classic; and is then able to create detailed specs for fabrication.
  • Understands and demonstrates the need for open and direct communication both verbally and in writing.
  • Understands and demonstrates the value and need to keep all team members informed of status of project and deliverables.
  • Regularly reviews and checks sets of their team deliverables for accuracy, efficiency, and thoroughness
  • Demonstrates a high degree of Time Management skills and constantly seeks to streamline processes and procedures to increase quality and efficiency.
  • Project management skills from initial concept through to installation and completion.
  • Technical site experience working with contractors and coordinating installations.
  • Proficiency working with AutoCAD and Photoshop essential, able to deliver CAD drawings.

Financial Responsibilities:

  • Manage all FF&E procurement for projects including independent and pro-active sourcing of goods.
  • Manage the budget, suppliers, orders, and invoicing for projects.
  • To take responsibility for project deadlines, ensuring they are met, and projects are structured to achieve deadlines.
  • Conduct detailed research into products, services and suppliers and produce recommendations.
  • Prepare daily/weekly and monthly reports.

Details
Salary Competitive salary
Schedule Full Time
Experience Minimum 2 years of experience
Location Esplanade Rd, Paignton TQ4 6BJ, UK

Skills
Fluent in English
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