Lead Interior Designer

Portland, OR, USLocation:
Thu, May 3 '18Posted on:

LEAD INTERIOR DESIGNER, Champion of Branded Environments

OMFGCO is a fast-paced, constantly-evolving, multidisciplinary studio. Our Environmental Space Program seeks an Interior Designer who is not only a veteran in designing environments, but also has an understanding of branding and graphic design. This person also must have the ability to establish conceptual and stylistic executions for projects in conjunction with their creative team and communicate them beautifully to the client.

Here’s the deal:

This role reports directly to the Creative Directors, and works collaboratively with CDs, Art Directors, Designers, and Producers on all design and cross-media solutions.

  • Bring inspiring, strategic, and innovative ideas to brands and branded environments.

  • Push the vision. Push others on the team to develop compelling design solutions.

  • Question effectiveness. Challenge the status quo. (i.e. if the copy doesn’t work, rewrite it.)

  • Coordinate with Producers to keep your team on task and on time/budget.

  • See ideas all the way through the creative process, from initial concept to final sign off.

  • Build decks and communicate clearly and professionally with your team and your clients.

  • Review redlines and print-proofs. Perform production quality assurance and press-checks.

  • Work to improve every day, and be a pleasure to work with. Allow others to make you better. Laugh a lot, have fun and create with joy. Be a tastemaker. Show respect to yourself and to others.  

  • Always begin with the end in mind. Over-deliver whenever possible. Make it matter.

  • Live up to the OMFGCO core values:
    Everything is an Opportunity - Stay Outside - Best Idea Wins - Water the Plants


  • 5+ years of relevant studio experience + portfolio

  • Interior Design experience–including commercial and hospitality projects

  • Expert level deck-building and FF&E spec-writing skills

  • Confident and diplomatic client communication skills

  • Ability to lead a team of in-house and freelance designers

  • Knowledge of materials, production methods, and interior and architectural standards

  • Fluency in 3D modeling, rendering, and schematics

  • Thorough understanding of Adobe CS, Sketchup, and AutoCAD

  • Eagle-eye precision and thorough follow-through with all design files  

Bonus Skills:

  • Copywriting, copy editing and/or strategy experience

  • Knowledge of Building Code

  • Knowledge and experience with Agile Methodology or SCRUM

  • Experience with Asana

PDF of job description can be found HERE. 


Please send an email with resume and portfolio to

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