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Advertiser: Tailor Inc LimitedMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
11 Feb 2019
Auckland, Auckland Central
Work Type
Full Time
Design & Architecture, Interior Design

The role requires a high level of organisation, creativity and technical design capability to lead internal teams including assisting designers with technical construction design details and managing multiple projects concurrently from concept to completion. The Senior Designer reports to the Director of Design.


Skills / Knowledge

‐ NZ specific experience, 10+ years, which is necessary for team/project leadership role

‐ Industry recognised diploma or degree in Interior Design or Interior Architecture

‐ Design documentation at an excellent production level.

‐ High level of technical and construction‐based knowledge.

‐ Advanced CAD rendering visualisation and presentation skills

‐ A functional understanding of the Building Code as it relates to commercial design, and extensive creative and technical design

skills evidenced by a number of high quality interiors project achievements completed in NZ.

‐ Able to take responsibility for the development of the design and the project

‐ Understanding of financial aspects of running a design project on time and on budget

‐ Able to deal with the management of junior & intermediate designers on the team

‐ To seek continuing professional development

‐ Exceptional communication skills (written and spoken English) in order to articulate and present concepts and ideas clearly and persuasively at all levels

‐ Excellent planning and organisational skills

‐ Excellent interpersonal skills and able to work independently and as part of an effective team

‐ Resilient to cope with conflicting demands, able to prioritise duties and work

‐ Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines efficiently

‐ Good knowledge of industry suppliers, consultants, contractors

‐ Able to use the following: REVIT or AutoCAD, Sketch up, PhotoShop, InDesign, Internet Explorer, Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint.


‐ An appreciation of the Company’s ethos and ways of working

‐ Loyalty to Tailor Inc and team

‐ Drive and enthusiasm to inspire other team members

‐ Hard working, conscientious and highly organised approach

‐ An approachable and professional manner with clients and suppliers and ability to build and maintain relationships

‐ Ability to encourage a calm, positive environment with a flexible and good humoured approach

‐ A passion and flair for design and a capacity for innovation and forward thinking

‐ A common sense approach so as to be able use one’s initiative to find creative solutions to problems

About Tailor Inc

Tailor Inc is a dynamic and fast growing project partnership business with offices in Auckland and Tauranga.

We are designers, project managers and support staff who share a collective passion for retail projects and the utmost commitment to providing outstanding results for our clients and their customers.

This job vacancy is based in our buzzing Britomart office and you would be working alongside a fun, progressive team who have a strong commercial client base, commitment to a great office culture and passion to succeed.

An excellent package negotiable with great opportunities for career growth and leadership.

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