Interior Designer in Dallas, TX at Ethan Allen Global Inc.

Date Posted: 4/3/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    13920 Dallas Parkway
    Dallas, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/3/2021

Job Description

The design consultant works closely with the customer in the design center/studio, remotely, online or in the customer’s home to create individualized design solutions to sell Ethan Allen products and services. The designs include space planning, fabric coordination, product selection and overall project design. Successful execution is evidenced by developing individualized designs and achieving sales goals in a flexible relationship based selling environment. Some projects may require a team or partnership-based approach. Design Consultants will be measured based on performance categories (teamwork, customer service, communication skills, decision making, project development, presentation and technical skills) and benchmarks (MMS, Home Calls, Accent Sales, Softgood Sales, Be-Backs, PI, Close Ratio and IDA & EARRP Program memberships) that contribute to the success of the Design Center as well as their own individual success. Use Social Media such as blogs, micro-blogs, on-line forum, content sharing web sites and other digital channels established for on-line interaction and connection to promote Ethan Allen’s brand as outlined in Ethan Allen’s Social Media Policy. Design consultants are compensated according to Design Consultant Compensation Plan.

Job Requirements

  • Specify interior finishes and furnishings
  • Develop interior architectural space plans and designs
  • Produce interior elevations and details
  • Prepare interior construction documents communicating design to contractors
  • Organize and archive project interior design records
  • Select design finishes and furniture
  • Iterate and improve interior design service offerings
  • Overseeing the development and creation of interior design including furniture and finish selection within collaborative group of interior designers
  • Approve interior design, furnishings, and interior finishes required for capital projects or requested by departments
  • Iterate new interior retail concepts/formats
  • Create interior detail sketches for hard flooring patterns, carpet patterns, window treatments, interior elements and other custom interior finishes
  • Developing the interior design direction for the organization
  • Specify product for interior and exterior spaces
  • Prepare and present interior design ideas, interior finish selections and materials on presentation boards and revit or sketchup
  • Develop leading edge, innovative interior design solutions
  • Coordinate interior design data gathering and document preparation
  • Develop comprehensive project budgets including interior construction, furniture, specialists
  • Assist with developing interior detail sketches for hard flooring patterns, carpet patterns, window treatments, interior elements and other custom interior finishes
  • Enhance the interior department's efficiency
  • Develop and establish annual bids for interior design furnishings and finishes