JOB SUMMARY: Alfonso & Associates seeks an Interior Designer to join its Facilities Support Services Practice Group located in the Washington D.C. National Capital Region (NCR)
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Assist and support project team in the areas of space planning, block planning, conceptual and schematic design, furniture design and layout, and space requirements development at the facility and portfolio level.
Act as a trusted advisor to clients by providing a depth of knowledge in the areas of space planning, block planning, conceptual and schematic design, furniture design and layout, and space requirements development at the facility and portfolio level.
Collaborate with a team of space planners, architects and interior designers to develop solutions for space utilization. Responsible for occupancy data. Conduct space validation walks and update occupancy metrics.
Assist in gathering program of requirements data and translating it into efficient, innovative, and functional space plans, which also support the provision of anytime, anywhere workplace options, including hoteling, shared workstations, touchdown spaces, collaboration spaces, and virtual spots.
Leverage familiarity with DoD and GSA space guidelines, assist in establishing progressive workplace policies and the use of technology, including Web-based concierge reservation systems and provision of tools and training to support virtual work.
Work in partnership with a larger team of facilities professionals managing associated tasks, including but not limited to: program of requirements; furniture selection and broad specifications in preparation of acquisition; property inventory; space management; move and relocation sequencing and execution. Interact with change management teams.
Participate in the analysis of space requirements and collaborate with Facilities to provide conceptual space plans and recommendations to client; prepares blocking and/or stacking plans, charters and move lists.
Assist with proposal development
Bachelors (BA/BS) degree from accredited 4-year university. Minimum 5 years of experience directly related to the delivery of office portfolio planning
Experience in commercial or Federal government office planning
Knowledge of space planning and interior design for commercial office space
Strong proficiency with AutoCAD, InDesign, Photoshop, and other design software. CAFM experience preferred
Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational and analytical skills. Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to client.
Familiar with systems and modular furniture design
Ability to work in a team environment and possess good collaboration skills
Experience with Marketing and Business Development efforts highly desired
Proficient with word-processing, spreadsheet, desktop publishing and CAD/CAFM software including MS Office Suite – MS PowerPoint, Excel, Word
US Citizenship is required
Applicants selected will be subject to a background investigation
Telecommuting is allowed.
About Alfonso & Associates Consulting, Inc
Alfonso & Associates Consulting, Inc. is a full-service firm providing professional and technical business solutions to a diverse clientele, including civilian and defense agencies, local and federal government, and commercial clients.