DESIGN INTERN

Hyattsville, MD

SUMMARY

We are currently looking for a highly creative Interior Design/Architecture Intern to assist and work alongside other Designers in a creative, boutique design firm. This position requires the ideal candidate to thrive in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment due to project diversity and client needs. The perfect candidate has a passion for design and small business development and is looking to gain extensive hands-on experience in a variety of related disciplines.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Under the supervision of a project lead, the primary responsibilities will include the following:

Design Intern for Interior Design Firm

  • Assist with all aspects of the design process ranging from conceptual development to contract administration

  • Accompany Designer(s) on on-site project visits, as needed

  • Assist with administrative duties of projects (ie acknowledgements, purchase orders, scheduling, etc)

  • Assist with handling out-of-office duties pertaining to projects (mileage reimbursed)

  • Maintain design resource library

  • Research and develop vendor and contractor database

  • Assist in the preparation of presentation materials for commercial and residential projects

  • Assist with social media platforms - Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, HOUZZ – with a goal to increase brand awareness, online presence, and relevancy

  • Assist in event coordination, planning, and engagement of events and initiatives within the firm (if scheduled)

  • Participate in general office/administrative tasks

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be actively enrolled and engaged in pursuit of an Associate’s Degree or Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design, Interior Architecture, or Architecture, or related-field, or have relative experience.

  • Must be punctual.

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Revit, SketchUp, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and ideally Adobe Creative Suite.

  • Must be flexible and proactive in taking on assignments and responsibilities and have an overall willingness to learn.

  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Graphic Design skills a plus.

  • Must have high organizational skills and a strong attention to detail.

  • Must be able to work 10-20 hours/week in our office at:

5303 Baltimore Avenue

Suite #101

Hyattsville, MD 20781

COMPENSATION STRUCTURE

This is an unpaid internship that can be used for college credit.

HOW TO APPLY

Please email your resume, a writing sample/graphic (PPT presentation, flyer, infographic, etc), and your portfolio (if applicable) to ask@greenowldesign.com.

Cover letters are recommended but not required.

Green Owl Design is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.