Position: Intermediate/Senior Interior Architectural Designer
Employment Type: Full-Time
Start Date: April 2021
Location: Remote [NYC & Miami based Creative Team]
Experience: 5+ Years
Life House is a fast-growing, boutique lifestyle hotel brand, with an in-house creative team that develops, designs, & operates boutique hotels across the world. We are growing our in-house architecture & interior design team, to work on both Life House branded projects & whitelabel design projects. We are fast-paced, highly collaborative, & have a friendly, flexible work environment. Our projects are primarily gut renovations of existing buildings versus ground-up, & we work within an expedited timeline to deliver high quality bespoke designs to owners, at a fraction of the cost of typical firms.
The candidate should have interior architectural design experience with hospitality projects (hotels, restaurants, bars, nightclubs, etc.), although other backgrounds are welcome & will be considered. This position requires a well-rounded individual who has both the ability and experience to work from concept phase through construction administration. Daily tasks will include but are not limited to: Interfacing with Hotel Owners, Concept Creation, Directing 3D Schematic Renderings, Custom Furniture & Millwork Design, Design Documentation, FF&E & Architectural Finish Selections, Specification Writing, & working closely with the Development team in the Bidding & Procurement process. We seek candidates who are positive & motivated, eager to collaborate with colleagues, skilled at giving & receiving feedback, & open to travel.
- AutoCAD, Revit Drafting Experience
- Fohlio, Specsources (or similar specification writing experience)
- Adobe Creative Suites (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)
- Client-facing Presentations
- RFPs & Pitch Decks
- Managing Robust Design Budgets, concurrent with Concept & Schematic Phases
Bachelor of Science or MFA in Interior Design or Architecture.
This position would report to the VP of Design, & would work closely with other members of the Design & Creative team, managing 3D renderers & 2D Drafters to execute robust Schematic & Design Documentation packages. The Design Team, in turn, collaborates with other teams within the company to produce a seamless, coordinated hotel experience: Acquisitions, Hotel Development & Construction, Hotel Operations, Food & Beverage, & Branding Teams.
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