Full Time Position
Who are YOU?
Reporting to the Décor Manager you are a vital part of the design team. You are a driven, self-motivated superstar who exudes high energy and enthusiasm. The Décor Designer must be a creative genius and have superior design skills to be able to take a small idea and turn it into something magical. You will oversee the conception, planning and hands on execution of the overall look for special affairs so it meets and EXCEEDS our client needs. Décor Designers need excellent writing skills to create quotes, fill out event work orders, reports and other necessary paperwork. Décor Designer needs outstanding planning and designing abilities to formulate layouts; specify colors, style, theme, material details, visual balance, proportion, and the list goes on. You will need excellent customer service skills and be a talented presenter to showcase your design concepts for approval, alongside with creating floor plans, sketches, photos/story boards, mock ups and other key visuals to help express and sell your vision. Your execution skills need to be top-notch in order to bring the vision to reality as our décor designers are hands on at setup and guide the team to “PERFECTION”. You will need great leadership and management skills when on-site to create teamwork, delegate tasks and foster efficiencies.
The successful candidate will divide their time in the office by participating in business development, meeting clients, researching and creating visual storyboards as well as working with budgets for corporate or social events. The other part of your time will be more hands-on helping with setups, leading the operations team in achieving the vision for the event, communicating with the on-site clients to make sure their expectations are met. This role requires an individual who is very organized, a quick learner, with an excellent memory and keen attention to detail.
If you meet the above requirements and have experience in sales and events, we want YOU! To sum up, to be part of our dynamic team, we need you to have the following skills and attributes:
- Relatable experience 2+ years (Sales, Event Design, Interior Design)
- Post-Secondary education (Preferably Interior Design)
- Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
- Easily adapt to new computer programs
- Must have “hands-on” creative flare
- Excellent time-management skills
- Attention to detail (especially with paperwork)
- Must be able to multi-task
- Flexible to tasks and responsibilities
- Ability to lift up to 50lbs
- Exceptional interpersonal skills
Who is Glow?
With an eye on growth and a commitment to serve our client’s event related needs, Glow has evolved from a small sign business into a multi-division company with over 30 full-time employees. In business for 20 years, Glow has been an event industry leader throughout the Maritimes! Innovation and a dedicated workforce has been key in our continued growth and because of this, we are on the move again! Join us on our path to success as we settle into our new home in Dartmouth including a showroom, warehouse and head office conveniently situated under one roof at 461 Windmill Rd.
Glow is in the business of happiness! Smiling children as they take their first ‘bounce’ at their school spring fling, exhilarated co-workers racing through the Ultimate Challenge obstacle during their corporate team builder, and the astonished look on a brides’ face as she walks into the wedding reception of her dreams are the reactions we strive for at Glow!
Does this sound like a team in which you would like to collaborate? Your resume and a dynamic cover letter will get you in the door, your positive attitude, motivation, and PERFORMANCE will enable you to excel within the company. Glow offers competitive wages, a bonus structure and flexibility for breaks during our ‘off’ season.
Glow offers incredible opportunities to build your career! It could start here!
Based on criteria and ‘fit’, please click ‘Apply Now’ if this opportunity is for you! Please include an updated resume & cover letter and reference Décor Designer in the email subject line.
Please note due to the high volume of applicants, we will only contact qualified candidates.
Application deadline is March 24, 2017.