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Interior Design Intern

Kathy Kuo Home Kathy Kuo Home Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Tue, May 29 '18Posted on:
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Design Bar by Kathy Kuo is a high profile published interior design firm currently seeking a creative Interior Design Intern to join our team of design-obsessed individuals. Design Bar (www.designbar.com) offers traditional in-person design as well as e-design nationally and internationally.

This individual will work closely with Kathy Kuo and the interior design team on all residential and hospitality projects ranging from local projects to those further out of state. Project locations include Dallas, Santa Barbara, Naples, and range from ski chalets to Southern estate homes. 

Powered by the strength of success of the retail brand, Kathy Kuo Home (www.kathykuo.com), all projects are designed, detailed and ultimately procured in-house providing an unparalleled service experience. Our strength in furniture, decor, construction and manufacturing coupled with solution-driven design create spaces that reflect the spirit and lifestyle of our clients in a timeless & luxurious way.

Applicants should have excellent communication and organizational skills. 

Responsibilities

  • DESIGN ASSISTANCE- Assist with design projects from conception to completion. This includes programming client needs, conceptual design, schematic -design, design development, and space planning.
  • Travel to job sites in the tri-state area and help with project installs.
  • PROJECT MANAGEMENT- Most Design Bar clients are based outside of NYC and your primary task involves taking calls from potential clients to know their design needs, project details and other pertinent info for their profile. KKH is known for its e-commerce site (www.kathykuo.com) and clients who come to us are familiar with our aesthetic. You must possess excellent communication skills to be able to get all the necessary info for our designers.  
  • Assist in purchasing furniture, lighting, home decor, fabric, etc.
  • Assist in the development of floor plans, presentation boards, and renderings.
  • Manage the swatch library & send out fabric and finish samples to clients.

Requirements:

  • Must be currently enrolled in an Interior Design/Architecture course or must be a recent graduate (undergrad or grad)
  • Previous related internships is a plus 

If you are interested in applying, please make sure to include a cover letter, resume and portfolio (PDF or link).

 

Please send your cover letter, CV and a PDF or link to your portfolio:  raleene@kathykuohome.com cc: hello@designbar.com


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