Interior Architecture: Senior Designer (Residential)

Kelly & Stone Architects Kelly & Stone Architects Employer:
Truckee, CA, USLocation:
Mon, May 24 '21Posted on:

Kelly & Stone — KS|a — is eager to add a senior project designer with significant interior architecture and design experience to their growing firm. You should have a great eye, strong design sensibility, and experience with high-end residential and resort architecture. Experience with mountain and coastal locations is especially valuable.

As a leader, you should know how to work with people and projects — from start-up and contracts, through design and FF&E procurement, to installation. 

If you are passionate about creating great design in fresh, bold ways, adept at leading teams of talented design professionals, and would thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment, read on. 

In Brief

The Senior Interior Architecture/Design position will be based in Truckee CA (North Lake Tahoe). Remote working options are available.

This is a significant role within a growing practice. You would have responsibility for managing all aspects of interior architecture and design to ensure project success, team engagement, and client satisfaction.

You would collaborate with principals, architectural and interior designers, and other leaders to introduce new ideas and methods to improve workflow, design quality, and team cohesion.

Must Haves

  • Professional degree in interior architecture, interior design, or architecture. Master's degree is welcome.
  • A minimum of 8 to 10+ years of progressive experience in interior architecture and design, including 3 to 5 years leading design of custom residential and resort projects. 
  • Experience in all phases of design and documentation, including FF&E specifications and procurement.
  • Experience with furniture and product design is welcome.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in an active studio environment that includes architects and interior architects/designers.
  • Experience managing people and teams, including coaching and training.
  • Ability to balance multiple projects and deadlines.
  • Proficiency in ArchiCAD (preferred) or Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, Adobe Creative Suite, and Microsoft Office. Experience with digital procurement platforms is welcome.
  • Verbal and visual presentation prowess, as well as organizational skills.
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken.

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About Kelly & Stone Architects

KS|a is an award-winning design firm with offices in California and Colorado. The firm works with discerning clients to create distinctive residential environments in breathtaking locations across North America and beyond. Their work embodies a timeless aesthetic within a fresh, contemporary context. Each home speaks to the enduring craft of architecture, sustainable principles, and quality workmanship, while reflecting the lives and aspirations of its owners.

It's no mistake that their offices are located in two of the country's most beautiful places. When the work is done and the clients are happy, there are few better places to be than Lake Tahoe and Steamboat Springs.

Learn more: https://kellyandstonearchitect...

About Us

Talentstar is a creative consultancy focused on talent, leadership, and organizational strategies in the architecture and design realm. We represent a remarkable constellation of design firms around the world, and we are delighted to have this opportunity to work with Kelly & Stone.


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