Client Design Services Coordinator

Job Title: Client Design Services Coordinator
Posted: May 24, 2017
Ames, IA
Type: Part-time

Job Description

Coordinates design decisions for the interior and exterior of residential and commercial buildings based on the needs of the client. Facilitates design decisions to help customers plan the use and layout of their space. Provide sample boards for presentations and assist with all decorating decisions such as colors, flooring, furniture, fixtures, etc. Also, foster solid working relationships with contractors to coordinate work and develop cost estimates.

Must be meticulous and have an eye for detail – as well as have some knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices and procedures within the field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to project manager.

Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • assist and communicate to clients and contractors regarding selections, schedule and budget

  • complete design of spec homes

  • communicate with project manager

  • communicate and build relationships with design element suppliers/vendors (floor coverings, cabinets, counter tops, paint colors, lighting, plumbing fixtures, siding, window choices, roofing, carpentry)

  • enter homeowners decisions on products and design elements into database (data entry)

  • manage the ordering of selected material for clients

  • review, negotiate and recommend for approval/disapproval on design change orders

  • coordinate and control design submittals for owner’s review and approval

  • facilitate resolving design issues with owner

  • manage procurement of selected materials

  • maintain cleanliness in organization of sample library

  • support interior photography sessions using props

  • stay on top of current design trends

  • assist with the marketing of Hanson Homes, Inc.

The Client Design Services Coordinator will be a 3/4 time position, with set office house and flexible hours for meeting with clients and job sites. This position will be salary, $20,000 to $35,000 based on experience. Hanson Homes, Inc. is a family orientated working environment and an equal opportunity employer.


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Additional Information

Posted: May 24, 2017
Ames, IA
Type: Part-time