Roger Ferris + Partners is seeking a high-performing, self-motivated interior designers for a fulltime position within our main office in Westport, CT. Candidates must have an accredited degree in interior design or another related field of study and not less than five (5) years of experience working with high-end, residential project types in the modern idiom. Candidates will be immersed in a collaborative and supportive studio culture with high expectations for design and creative excellence. Candidates will be responsible for balancing the needs of multiple projects while working closely with Studio leadership and project teams in developing thoughtful approaches to interior architecture and client presentations. Candidates must possess an extensive knowledge of styles, materials, furniture and finishes and exhibit a strong organizational skillset. Candidates will be expected to develop conceptual image boards, source material, develop all manner of interior finish and FF&E schedules and specifications, management procurement and oversee FF&E installations. Candidates must have a refined eye for design and detailing. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.
Experience and Qualifications:
Legal status to work in the US, including a valid working permit and/or visa
Completion of an accredited program in interior or another related field of study
Not less than five (5) years of professional experience with high-end, notable residential projects and world-class commercial projects in the modern idiom
Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
Extensive knowledge of styles, materials, furniture and finishes
Highly collaborative and able to contribute positively to a diverse team
Strong problem-solving skills and an innate desire to produce meaningful work
Meticulous, detail-oriented and well organized
Exceptional time management skills
A flexible and open attitude towards different working methods
Familiarity with AutoCAD and Revit
Expertise with Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel
Knowledge of and proficiency in Sketch-Up
Advanced knowledge of and proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, specifically Photoshop, Illustrator and In-Design
About Roger Ferris + Partners
Roger Ferris and Partners is a renowned Architectural firm practicing architecture, interior design and masterplanning services for private and public sectors. Our design approach synthesizes creative imagination and rational logic. Our approach to design and our passion for diverse and challenging projects is enhanced by the ability to cross-pollinate design skills among building typologies. The design strategies employed are defined by a clear organizational methodology and are implemented through careful attention to human scale. In fact, practicing architecture and planning at a variety of scales is not only a component of the firm’s root philosophy, it supports and advances our work.
Upon examining our body of work, one discovers projects that are not necessarily linked stylistically; however, each design solution represents a contextual response, whether to an existing urban environment or to elements in a natural landscape. We have strategically pursued work with a wide range of clients, resulting in projects of various types and scales. These include master plans, commercial buildings, office interiors and single-family residences. Each discipline informs the other an...d the projects vary in size from small and often intricate essays in interior design to large, complex buildings defined by beautifully proportioned, well-executed spaces with well-developed details. Our methodology embodies unique design sensitivity and allows for a focused approach that is applied in various ways to all of the firm’s projects. The firm is committed to providing noteworthy architecture that responds to its environment while still further engaging the process of design exploration. The multitude of our project scales allows for investigations in details and construction methods unparalleled by most practices. Roger Ferris and Partners have won over 70 regional and national awards and international citations and are recognized as a world leader in both commercial and residential architecture.