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Charles Andrews

Charles Andrews

New York, NY, US

 

About 

Employment 

Parsons The New School for Design, New York, NY, US, Designer and Student Project Manager

Complete design and construction of a multipurpose pavilion for a community organization in East Harlem. All project phases: schematic design, design development, construction documentation and all construction. Coordinate on-site operations: ordering materials, outside contractors/vendors and scheduling. Manage budget and financial aspects of the project.

Jan 2016 - Aug 2016
 

Bosch Siemens Home Appliance Co., New York, NY, US, Design Center Specialist

Bosch, Thermador and Gaggenau Design Center

Collaborate with architects and designers in planning kitchen appliances into their Plan and develop projects with designers, architects and clients from schematic design to product usage. Market and demonstrate products of each brand through personalized experience in individual showrooms. Represent Gaggenau, Thermador and Bosch at architect and developer events and trade shows.

Jan 2014 - Jul 2015
 

IKEA NORTH AMERICA, Brooklyn, NY, US, Visual Merchandiser

Planner and project manager for multiple departments; coordination with sales, logistics and fabricators. Project manager for store remodel: collaborate with corporate design team, in-store teams and vendors. Store AutoCAD specialist: ensure proper documentation of all departmental changes.

Mar 2013 - Jan 2014
 

IKEA NORTH AMERICA, Schaumburg, IL, US, Kitchen Planner

Work with clients and designers on complete residential kitchen projects from schematic design to installation. Ensure alignment of specifications between cabinetry, appliances and countertops with installers. Project manager for department remodel: facilitate coordination with designers, vendors and store operations.

May 2008 - Mar 2013
 

Education 

Parsons The New School for Design, New York, NY, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2015 - May 2017
 

University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, US, Bachelors, Architecture

Aug 2007 - May 2011
 

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