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Junior Designer

SH Group SH Group Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Wed, Aug 15 '18Posted on:
Full-timeType:

COMPANY PROFILE

SH Group, an affiliate of global private investment firm Starwood Capital Group, is a hotel brand management company that operates 1 Hotels, a nature-inspired lifestyle brand with properties in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Miami’s South Beach and projects underway in Los Angeles, Sunnyvale, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, Paris, France and Sanya, China. The group also operates Baccarat Hotels & Resorts, a luxury brand with its flagship property in New York. Leveraging its marketing, design, operational and technological expertise, SH Group is the force behind some of the most groundbreaking, award-winning and dynamic new hotel brands in the world. 

SH Group is seeking a Junior Designer to join our fast paced, high energy and innovative design team. The candidate will provide support to the senior design team and will have the opportunity to work on all phases of the design process from concept, construction administration and hotel openings. We are looking for a creative, detail oriented and self-motivated individual who possesses great communication skills, passion and loves to learn, grow, and contribute to exceptional built environments.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

-        Managing existing hotel corporate design service needs and requests

-        Supporting senior design staff in managing and coordinating new build projects

-        Developing presentations that include mood boards, FFE ideas, material palettes, etc.

-        Support the development of FFE budgets, schedules and templates

-        Selecting material and furniture specifications

-        Obtaining and managing samples and relationships with vendors

-        Researching and obtaining quotes from various vendors and following up on approvals

-        Sketching AutoCAD and by-hand floor plans, details and concepts

-        Marking up drawings received from partners and consultants

-        Supporting the senior design team as needed and directed

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: 

-        3-5 years of professional experience in interior and/or architecture design firms. Hospitality experience preferred but not required.

-        Excellent written and verbal communication skills

-        Proficient in AutoCAD, Photoshop, InDesign, Rhino, Sketchup and Microsoft office.

-        Minimum BA/BArch in Interior Design, Environmental Design or Architecture

-        Must have legal authorization to work in the US

-        Hand sketching skills a plus.

Our team shares a passion for unique, sophisticated design. We work tirelessly to transform ordinary spaces into exciting new adventures and experiences that deliver exceptional quality and quiet elegance. This position is an excellent opportunity for candidates seeking professional growth into a future project management, design or architectural leadership role.

 This is a full-time position located in New York City. If you feel you possess the above abilities, please forward your resume, sample portfolio, and compensation requirements to: Tony Machado, Vice President, Design at tmachado@starwood.com

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