Alexandra Kidd Design is an interior design
firm specialising in luxury interior, architectural and design choices for
quality-conscious clients that seek assistance in the transformation of their
primary residences, investment properties, holiday homes and businesses. Since
2002, Alexandra Kidd and her team have been providing clients with a personal
service, excellent communication and exposure to the best and latest innovative
The Interior Designer will be able to represent
the Alexandra Kidd Design brand - a boutique, creative and successful studio -
through client communication and overall presentation. The ideal candidate will
be a savvy, experienced interior designer with an appreciation for design and
The Role: Based in our Potts Point office, the
Interior Designer will oversee and facilitate projects from conceptual stage to
project completion, and develop designs that are functional, aesthetically
pleasing, to a budget and on brief. Working to the Director and Design Principal,
the Interior Designer will be the point of contact for client communication and
contractor liaison for ensuring smooth workflow and keeping projects on track
from briefing to delivery.
Key Responsibilities: Sourcing and specifying
materials, finishes, furnishings, fittings; preparing design presentations for
client meetings; documentation including specifications, schedules and budgets;
organising suppliers and tradesmen and prepare instructions for delivery;
inspecting the work of tradesmen and monitoring progress; attend site meetings
and solve imminent issues with builders; coordinate and produce photo shoots
(styling and giving photographer direction); requesting quotes/invoices from
suppliers, placing orders on behalf of clients, requesting payments to be made
The Interior Designer will be an expert in
prioritising, organising, diplomacy and process. The right candidate will have
a keen eye for detail and will relish the opportunity to get involved in
strategic planning, creative thinking and problem solving.
The Ideal Candidate: The Interior Designer will
be a self-starter with a positive ‘can do’ attitude. The candidate will have
the ability to interact with a broad range of stakeholders in a professional
and efficient manner. We are looking for a team player who is keen to work in a
small dynamic team of people passionate about design. The Interior Designer
will take pride in their presentation and will maintain the reputation of
creativity, luxury, innovation, communications and organisation at Alexandra
Skills and Experience:
- Degree or equivalent tertiary
- Minimum 5 years experience in similar
- Adobe Suite, Artlantis and SketchUp Pro
- Strong concept design skills
- Passion for design trends and aesthetics
- Good communication skills - ability to deal
with multiple stakeholders including clients, suppliers, contractors, builders
- Strong work ethic
- High attention to detail and strong
organisation skills - proven problem solving skills
- Superior time management and multi-tasking
- Experience with budgeting
- Technical site knowledge
- Ability to work under pressure
We pride ourselves on being a great place to
work and are entering an exciting stage in our business development. We see
this as an opportunity for a passionate and dedicated individual to join us on
The initial contract is for 12 months, but with
our growing business needs there may be an opportunity to extend the role to
Salary based on experience.
Please email your application with your resume
and a one page cover letter to info[at]alexandrakidd.com by 5pm
AEST 23 November 2014.
We are a fun, multifaceted and progressive digital
development company looking for an inspirational Digital Designer with creative flare, solid production skills and a
keen eye for detail, coupled with an in-depth understanding of the many facets
within design and technology for the digital space.
Ideally you keep up to date with the latest trends
and techniques in both design and front-end development areas because you love
to output original, quality and maybe exploratory work and be recognized for it.
Reporting to the Creative Director you will be
responsible for taking concepts, wireframes and UX development to produce great
design work exceeding expectation with excellent adherence to the brand. Also
developing clean design files with the foresight to production handover.
Possess a passion for the digital medium.
Have the ability to multi-task, and prioritize.
Have the ability to take direction.
OCD attention to detail.
Strong work ethic.
Clean file working and process habits.
A keen interest in technologies both current and
understanding to deliver projects on time and on budget.
Possess a good attitude and like to have fun with
You like to be pro-active and take responsibility
for your work.
You produce with consistent quality if the project
is large or small.
Would like to aid to further develop best design
practices within the company.
5 years’ experience or held a senior positions
before would be nice but we wouldn’t discount a great portfolio of an emerging
Strong working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite.
Ability to work autonomously or as part a team.
Solid understanding of digital production processes.
An understanding of UX.
Demonstrated typography skills either in print or
Demonstrated understanding and experience of brand.
Ability to produce great work within timeframes.
assist account and project managers with estimating.
ability to adhere to workflows and modern design practices and techniques.
understanding of responsive and app design.
Animation skills would be a bonus (flash / after
Any audio-visual work / editing experience.
Front-end development experience.
An understanding of traditional print artwork
You like working on your own projects outside of
Exhaustive list – we know, but you will be
remunerated accordingly to your skill set and experience.
Please let us know if you are interested in
contract/freelance or permanent.
Please outline what role and responsibility you had
in the projects you wish to highlight in your portfolio. Online portfolios only
We look forward to hearing from you.