Dubai Recruitment Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
Jan 20, 2017Full time
For 50 years, Gensler has been a pioneer in creating great places that enhance the quality of work and life. Today, Gensler has more than 4,700 professionals networked across 46 locations. At Gensler, we design for people. We leverage our global perspective and local presence to innovate at every scale. We’re not just designers. We’re tinkerers, craftspeople, visionaries, innovators and thought leaders. Fueled by passion and entrepreneurial spirit, our people bring new ideas to solve challenging problems. Whether you’re into sketching new ideas, hacking a building or growing client relationships in global markets, there’s something here for everyone. Our depth of expertise spans disciplines—from aviation and transportation to education, hospitality, retail, technology and more. Whether we’re refreshing a retailer’s brand, planning a new urban district or designing a super tall building, we strive to make the everyday places people occupy more inspiring, more resilient and more impactful. At our core we embody an entrepreneurial spirit, always looking ahead for new ways to innovate and add to our clients' success. Our work reflects a commitment to sustainability and the belief that design has the power to transform organizations and change lives. Come and be a part of our Constellation of Stars . Our growing Abu Dhabi office is currently seeking a mid-level Interior Designer with experience of retail projects. Successful candidates will be self-starters with a passion for the design business with the enthusiasm and drive to embed themselves within the creative studio structure. Responsibilities: An integral part of the design team, works towards a cohesive and rational design solution which conforms to the project brief and is technically, legally and financially responsible. Contributes to the team effort method of producing design projects. Solves complex design problems through schematic design and design development. Participates in the preparation of graphic materials for presentation to client. Researches and recommends appropriate systems, materials and finishes. Present design schemes and documents to the client with the Design Manager. Contributes to the design development package for production. Works with Technical coordinator and technical team to ensure design intent is accurately interpreted in documents. Perform interior design assignments that include conceptual design, schematic design, design development & construction documents. Develop space planning concepts and generate program documents. Participates in selection of FF&E color palettes & material presentations, and generate specifications. Participate in exciting design and research projects and bring a new perspective to what we do for our clients. Contribute to office activities, initiatives, and learning programs. Requirements: 2+ year’s professional experience including proven track record of contributing to the design of retail interiors projects. Bachelor’s degree from an accredited school of design. Must be a motivated self-starter with excellent communication skills and the ability to problem solve both individually and as a part of a project team. Proficiency in the use of AutoCAD and other 3D computer design programs. Understanding of REVIT is a plus. Proficient in Creative Adobe Suite applications specifically InDesign. Knowledge of furniture, finishes, materials and specifications. Strong graphic and visualization skills to communicate design ideas. Please submit work samples with your resume and cover letter.