Interior Designer-Chicago Sales

Chicago, IL - Sales Office, 222 Merchandise Mart Plaza, Suite #1181, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America ● Chicago, IL, USA Req #1702
Thursday, October 20, 2022
At KI, we believe knowing our customers helps us serve them better. We listen. We observe. We understand that each customer has unique needs. So, we pride ourselves on helping our customers make smart  furniture decisions by offering expert advice, design options and personalized solutions.Since 1941, we’ve positioned KI as the furniture company that best understands the furniture industry and is committed to providing customers with the smart solutions. By targeting specific markets with solutions for business furniture, university furniture, educational furniture, healthcare furniture and government furniture, we can quickly respond to our customers’ unique needs – including the choice to procure furniture according to what fits their ordering and fulfillment process. That’s why we say we offer far more than furniture. We’re Furnishing Knowledge.

We are looking for an Interior Designer to join our sales team in Chicago. This is a full-time position and will work from KI's Sales showroom in the Merchandise Mart.  Some flexibility to work remotely is also allowed.  


In this position you will work closely with KI Sales Specialists, Dealers and Customers to create functional, safe, and aesthetically pleasing spaces while adhering to relevant blueprint, building code, and inspection requirements.  You will provide direct support in CAD/CET, space planning, quoting, finish recommendations and project qualification.  At times you may participate in customer presentations and will effectively be persuasive in communicating design ideas. Additionally, a portion of your time will be spent providing pre-sales and/or post sales support including customer experience functions. 

The ideal candidate will possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Architectural Design, Interior Design or a related field.  Some previous commercial furniture design experience desired. Strong AutoCAD proficiency and rendering skills required, CET desired, along with strong visual and spatial awareness.

Apply today! 

KI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Other details

  • Job Family Sales
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Chicago, IL - Sales Office, 222 Merchandise Mart Plaza, Suite #1181, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
  • Chicago, IL, USA