Position: Junior Designer

Stephanie Kratz Interiors pairs our passion for beautiful interiors with today’s styles to create a luxurious feeling to your space.

 

We are looking for a Junior Designer to continue to bring that passion to our team and to our client dreams, making them come to life. As a Junior Designer, you will be working directly with the Lead Designer – Stephanie Kratz. This position is full time and would require travel to and from design locations and vendors.

 

We are interviewing for this position immediately with a (flexible) start date or as soon as possible.

Essential Job Functions and Key Tasks

1. Communication & Preparation
  • Meet with clients and contractors with Principal Designer

  • Take Detailed Notes at Client Meetings and put into Google Docs

  • Take Photos at Client Meetings and put into Google Docs

2. Design & Planning
  • Brainstorming with Principal Designer on Projects

  • Space Planning and detail drawings in CAD (i.e. cabinet drawings, tile elevations, furniture placement to scale)

  • Create 3D visuals in Sketchup or other approved programs

  • Sourcing for Design Plan

  • Present Sourced Ideas for Design Plan to Principal Designer

3. Presentations & Projects
  • Create / Prepare for presentations for client meetings

  • Order swatches / memos / samples for presentations

  • Create swatch layouts for presentations

  • Assist at Client Presentations – take detailed notes

  • Follow Up (adjustments and task lists) for Client Projects after presentations and meetings

4. Vendor & Collection Communication
  • Order and pick up samples when needed

  • Pick up items at local vendors

  • Send Request for Quote (RFQ) as needed

  • Send Requests to workroom for estimates

  • Check stock and pricing for items

  • Meet with Vendors about client projects

  • Attend Monthly Vendor Days in the Studio

  • Return samples to resource room as needed

  • Occasional help in cleaning up / organizing the resource room and office space

5. Status Updates & Tracking
  • Keep up with time billing throughout the day

  • Enter time billing at end of each day

  • Assist Project Manager as needed

Required Technical Skills & Experience

  • 4-year Interior Design degree from an accredited college or university oR 3-5 years of experience in the Interior Design industry with a focus on residential interiors

  • Proficiency with AUTO-CAD, Sketchup, Google Suite, and Photoshop

  • Proficiency with Studio Designer Program is not required but favorable

About the Company

Stephanie Kratz Interiors is an upscale, full-service, award-winning design firm, established in 2003. SKI specializes in larger, full-scale projects and new build construction by creating a turn-key solution from materials and specifications to furnishing selections, placement, and complete design installation. Stephanie Kratz Interiors provides project personal guidance and project management for all clients from design conception to project completion. By combining a blend of traditional sensibility and modern appeal with distinctive techniques, Stephanie Kratz Interiors creates a unique and timeless space while maintaining livability.

 

SKI has proudly been featured in LUX Life, Arlington Today, Faces of Frisco (2020 and 2019), as well as being names the Best of Houzz (2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2015, and 2014) and Best Interior Designer 2021 by Industry Oversight. Our goal at Stephanie Kratz Interiors, is to deliver livable luxury to our clients through beautiful, modern designs.

How to Apply

This is an exciting opportunity to join a team with passion and focus on inspiring clients and each other through original designs. We are passionate and care deeply for the work we create and for each other. If you feel this is a right fit for you, please apply by completing this form.