Interior Design Intern

Tamara Meadow Interiors - New York, NY


High-end residential design firm located in Manhattan seeks Intern. Applicant must have a 4-year college degree, and a minimum of a 2-year interior design school degree. You may also be in the process of getting your design degree. Some work experience is preferred, but need not be design related.

For this position, applicants must have a good eye for both presentation design and project execution. You must have excellent communication skills and a professional demeanor.

Must be proficient with PCs, Macs, and programs including AutoCAD, and Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Creative Suite, and Google Sketchup is a must. Knowledge of different design styles and periods is also important.

Intern must have a variety of skill sets.
These include:

  • The ability to work independently and multi-task in a busy environment
  • Strong listening, writing, organizational and communication skills
  • A pleasant and professional speaking manner and personal presentation
  • A can-do, positive attitude and the willingness to “get your hands dirty”
  • An understanding of current design trends as well as historical styles
  • Possess common sense and an ability to think thoughtfully before acting

Office Responsibilities include:

  • Assist Designers with all daily activities
  • Run errands
  • Answer phones and return emails
  • Call for pricing, place orders for fabric, furniture, etc.
  • Organize office, design library & client files, order and organize office supplies

Design Responsibilities Include:

  • CAD work as needed
  • Fabric sourcing at D & D Building
  • Assisting Project Managers with clients and on job sites

This is a part time internship, 2 days a week. Please submit your resume, cover letter and portfolio for consideration. No phone calls!

Job Type: Internship

Salary: $15.00 /hour