Job Listing - Professional Staff (exempt)
Interior Designer/ Purchasing AgentDepartment: Contracts and Purchasing DepartmentJob Number: 16043Date Posted: 4/20/2016Status: Accepting applications
Provides comprehensive interior design, procurement, and project management services related to the design, specification, and installation of interior and exterior furniture, furnishings, signage, and other related commodities; negotiates the "best buy" for the University for a variety of furnishings and equipment, as well as related supplies and services; designs office space, residence hall accommodations; recommends and specifies furnishings; conducts bidding, selects vendors, issues purchase orders, and administers same to completion.
Bachelor's degree in interior design and professional certification (ASID or IIDA) required. A minimum three years of experience in commercial interior design. Proficiency in AutoCad software design system. Thorough knowledge of commercial office interior design and furnishings specifications appropriate for University use. Knowledge of business and purchasing procedures. Excellent analytical decision making and reporting skills are required as well as good communication and negotiating skills. Ability to administer complex projects. Sign language skills required or a willingness to learn within a reasonable amount of time.
Minimum Salary: $46,000
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