Careers

PLUM: “An excellent or desirable thing”

If you are a happy, hard-working, style-loving designer who loves to solve problems and help people create beautiful spaces you are perfect for our team!

We are a talented, fun, motivated team of people who are wholly invested in the vision and success of our company. Plum is likewise invested in your training and success.

We support creativity, problem solving, family and a healthy balanced lifestyle. Plum is a fun place to work and prosper and our flexible work evironment means you can work from home or enjoy our bright, happy office close to the downtown core.

We are always on the lookout for new talented people!  If you would like to bring your professional experience and infectious positive attitude to our group please email your resume to careers@myplumdesign.com

We have immediate opportunities for the following positions:

DESIGN CONSULTANTS

The design consultants are freelance employees. They are representatives PLUM Design and as such, bring the professionalism, experience and design aesthetic the company has become known for.

Their responsibilities include:

  • Meeting with clients for in-house consultations
  • Providing clients with fully realized design solutions including: interactive floor plans with proposed furniture placements, furniture and accessory selections, colour and fabric samples
  • Providing client feedback to the team
  • Attending all training sessions

Skills required:

  • Graduate from an accredited Interior Design Program
  • 3-5 years experience in residential design firm or furniture retail
  • Ability to solve design problems quickly and implement solutions immediately
  • Professional and presentable by phone and in person Interacts well with others – positive and outgoing
  • Working Knowledge of AUTO Cad
  • Computer Literate

ADMINSTRATIVE ASSISTANT / OFFICE MANAGER

The administrative assistant/office manager will work full-time in the PLUM Design office managing the day-to-day operations of the office and overseeing the scheduling of consultations and furniture orders.

Their responsibilities include:

  • Scheduling consultations
  • Book with design consultant and provide them with all the information necessary including client profile, directions, samples, measurements
  • Processing furniture orders
  • Scheduling furniture deliveries
  • Ensure Office runs smoothly and has necessary supplies
  • General Office Duties including:
    • Answering telephone calls
    • Email correspondence with new prospective clients
  • Coordinating Staff Training Sessions
  • Managing online promotions and marketing initiatives

Skills required:

  • Previous experience working in a Design office environment is preferred
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organized, detail oriented
  • Experience processing orders, accounting and administration
  • Excellent problem solving skills