- Leadership Experience
- Computer Skills
- Project Management
- Customer Service
Coupar Consulting is assisting with hiring a Designer to join the team at Tucker & Marks. This person will coordinate with Design Principal to execute all design decisions, helps finalize design and attends project meetings (as required) from design development phase through installation phase.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Assist Design Principal and Senior Designer to prepare for all meetings, prepare agendas and notes; set up of drawings and all necessary materials; liaison with clients, architects and contractors. Collaborate with Design Principal and Senior Designer in design schemes, design development and presentations. Coordinate project installations.
Preparation of color and material boards as needed for presentations. Preparation for, client presentations as otherwise required.
Responsible for follow-up meeting procedures and directs Project Assistant in returning all materials, samples and catalogues to appropriate place in library, generating and distributing meeting notes, identifying action items. Oversee, numbering floor plans; create Studio Designer skeleton and sets up job sheets room by room for completion.
As directed by Design Principal and Senior Designer, along with Project Manager works with Production & Drafting department on furniture plans, furniture drawings and floor plans and update as necessary.
Responsible for preparing architectural contract document package, i.e. plans, specifications, details, hardware and plumbing schedules, electrical specifications, etc.
Responsible for measuring, photographing and cataloging all existing furniture and art, noting conditions, etc.
Distribution of all relevant correspondence emanating from project(s); preparation of written schedules, quotations, budgets, specifications, proposals and material reference books.
General research and shopping for projects as directed by Design Principal and Senior Designer. Research items may be turned over to Project Assistant (with clear and concise direction from team as to what is needed).
Preparation of all proposals including written descriptions of item, verify information, obtains approval from Design Principal. Process purchase orders and expedites, as needed reviews Work in Progress (WIP) reports regularly in coordination with Project Manager.
Responsible for project budget generation and tracking, in coordination with Studio Manager.
Oversee overall maintenance, organization and labeling of client carts and materials samples.
Works with Project Assistant to prepare for meetings, installation and timely completion of tasks.
Coordinate with Project Assistant scheduling vendors for measurements (i.e., drapery, carpets, etc.)
OTHER DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Provide general support to Principal and Design Principal on executing special assignments.
Degree in Interior Design or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills may be acquired
5 - 10 years' experience working in a high-end residential interior design firm that includes project management, design and budgeting experience
Excellent customer service, communications and management skills
Prior experience managing staff with excellent team building skills
Strong organizational and computer skills
HOW TO APPLY:
Please submit your cover letter and resume to the email provided.
(Resumes without a personalized cover letter will not be considered.)
No phone calls, please.
ABOUT THE COMPANY
For 30 years, our mission has been one and the same: To create personalized living environments that our clients are proud to call home. Tucker & Marks focuses on comfortable, luxurious, high-end residential interiors tailored to each individual client. Founded by Suzanne Tucker and Timothy Marks, the San Francisco based firm has grown to be one of the largest of its kind on the West Coast. Their diverse portfolio ranges from country estates to modern urban penthouses, from mountain lodges to coastal getaways. With an elite clientele base, not all projects are represented on the company’s website. Suzanne Tucker heads the firm’s Design Studio, which includes the Design Principals and their teams, while Timothy Marks, as Managing Principal, oversees the business operations. Since its inception, the firm has grown to include the Interior Design Studio, a comprehensive space planning, drafting and production department that is adept at working in a team environment with architects, contractors, landscape architects, custom vendors and artisans, and a Purchasing Department to implement and supervise all production and expediting.
We offer a competitive benefit package.