At OI we take pride in surrounding ourselves with high performing talent who are fun, and inherently kind – no exceptions. We find deep fulfillment in leveraging our creative and obsessive personalities to create unexpected joy for our clients. Our work is fast-paced, client-centric, and uncompromising, and our foundation is a profound emphasis on treating everyone (co-workers, clients, vendors, installers, janitors) with the utmost respect. In our newly renovated loft office, you’ll find amazingly cool plants (lots and lots of them), tons of snacks, Grapefruit Spindrift, massive windows and natural light, and of course champagne to celebrate our successes. Come join us at OI and empower people's lives through the superpowers of design!
OI is hiring an experienced Interior Designer capable of executing projects independently and managing high-profile clients and vendor relationships with the utmost professionalism and patience. You are a wizard at problem-solving and know how to troubleshoot complex design issues with ease and grace. You are capable and comfortable managing a Design Assistant to help you execute your projects. Your high EQ and love for creating joy for other people is contagious which is why your prior clients love love love you!
You must have at least 5+ years of experience working on or leading large scale high-end residential projects at a known design firm, and be a Guru at drafting and planning 2D and 3D renderings in AutoCad, Sketchup or Revit.
Requirements (no exceptions):
5+ years of professional interior design experience (residential experience preferred)
Exceptional Client and Project management skills
Exceptional Auto CAD, and Adobe Photoshop skills
Exceptional 2D and 3D Drafting and Rendering skills in tools like Revit, and/or Sketchup
Deep knowledge and relationships with trade resources and proven contractors
Obsessive attention to detail
Emotional Intelligence that is through the roof! Professional communication skills (both with vendors, colleagues and Clients)
Ability to multi-task and manage multiple design projects simultaneously
Ability to successfully manage / mentor a Design Assistant
Must be a team player and willing to chip-in when needed
Ability to express your ideas clearly, while also being able to take direction and feedback
A festive and supportive culture that lives and breathes the motto “work hard, play hard”
Uncapped year-end bonus structure tied to individual and company performance
Competitive compensation tied to experience
Insurance coverage contribution from day one
Top tier laptop, wireless mouse, wireless keyboard, and a massive monitor
Newly renovated sunlight-drenched Loft Office Space located in the heart of the West Loop
Unique opportunity to be a part of a rapidly growing interior design firm
Outline Interiors is a full service luxury interior design firm specializing in full scale renovations, end-to-end home furnishings, and single and multi-family commercial developments.