Design Assistant Resume Samples

Design assistants help in designing software for the computer system. The design assistants apart from assisting in designing software are involved in juggling between various tasks such as – developing drawings, planning layouts, communicating with licensors relating to various stages of production, submitting concepts to get it approved, creating sketches and flats using related software, and delegating all other work as assigned by the graphic designer.

A professional Design Assistant Resume should mention certain characteristics such as – subject knowledge, IT and CAD proficiency, commercial awareness of the specialized area, methodical work progress skills, and leadership and negotiation skills. Formal education for this post varies, though major of the portfolios list a degree or associate’s degree in the field of graphic designing or at least a certification in graphic design.

 

Design Assistant Resume example

Design Assistant Resume

Objective : Recently worked as a design assistant for a small up and coming firm in the land suburbs. Collaborative process and how an idea can evolve into a competed project.

Skills : Revit, Autocad, Photoshop, Photography, Microsoft Office, Drafting, Adobe Creative Suite.

Description :

    1. Worked collaboratively with designers and Principle designers to execute the projects.
    2. Contributed CAD drawing, created marketing materials to give to clients or potential power partners, contacting vendors about products, created Sketchup models and 3D rendered views, photoshop marketing materials.
    3. Created proposals and purchase orders for client approval contributed design ideas to projects as well as met with clients to show design possibilities.
    4. Worked in a collaborative fashion and everyone had a hand in on all projects.
    5. Sourced many products such as lighting, furniture, fabrics for many different scopes, budget and industry.
    6. Worked on residential to commercial to office design.
    7. Created many marking materials and realistic renderings for there clients to be able to visualize the space.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Design Assistant Manager Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Design Assistant with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Customer Relationship Management, Sales.

Description :

    1. Developed creative design projects from conception to completion.
    2. Interacted and developed relationships with high-end clients.
    3. Provided personalized service and upscale products with professional, enthusiastic, and artistic genuineness.
    4. Managed and co-owned Home Theater business from start-up to revenues in excess of $450,000 in less than two years.
    5. Managed all aspects of day-to-day business operations, bookkeeping, payroll, taxes, records.
    6. Maximized total customer satisfaction by coordinating complete service from initial customer contact to developing custom cabinetry design, to finished installation and client follow-up.
    7. Worked one-on-one with influential clientele, ensuring total customer satisfaction.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Insurance Licenses


Sr. Design Assistant Resume

Headline : Excellent organizational and interpersonal communication skills Able to maintain concentration and work well under pressure Learn quickly with minimal training and supervision Knowledge of numerous computer software packages.

Skills : Leadership Training, Management Skills, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Planned, managed and coordinated interior space utilization.
    2. Developed programs of requirements for space during the initial stages of projects and coordinated and scheduled moves from one area to another.
    3. Created necessary design, documentation, and management of interior design projects including furniture layout and selection and finish color and material selections.
    4. Collaborated with various college departments and committees, state agencies, associate architects and interior designers and construction firms.
    5. Assisted construction managers in maintaining and monitoring safety plans, construction budgets and schedules.
    6. Prepared RFP's, received bids and awarded contracts and presentations, also maintained inventory of all construction documents, specifications and operations manual.
    7. Generated furniture orders, construction requisitions, and received all invoices.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Leadership Program

Design Assistant Resume

Summary : Design Assistant and have been engaged in a variety of design disciplines, including space planning, specification development, move management and project management. Consistently worked in partnership with colleagues and vendors to implement and execute projects in a manner to meet our client's goals.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Indesign.

Description :

    1. Planned, managed and executed building restack project for a 305,000 square foot building that involved the relocation of more than 1,200 people.
    2. Collaborated with the project manager and client representative in all phases of the move, and worked diligently to synergize technology, design, furniture, mail and other departments and vendors.
    3. Worked closely with stakeholders to define project requirements.
    4. Managed client expectations and presented project updates.
    5. Worked to resolve final issues to insure successful move completion.
    6. Managed all aspects of MAC projects including budget, schedule, planning, occupancy and procurement.
    7. Successfully planned, managed, and executed relocation projects, ranging from individual person moves to 1200 people.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Technology

Web Design Assistant Resume

Objective : To secure employment in a retail environment that deals in fashion merchandising. I would like to work with others and I enjoy assisting others in making selections when it comes to fashion. Fast paced environment that requires me to be versatile in my functions.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Planning SKills.

Description :

    1. Assisted designers with scheduling appointments with customers.
    2. Called and/or email customers to remind them of an upcoming appointment and provide them with the materials needed to prepare for the appointment.
    3. Prepared paperwork for designers prior to appointments, including making files and ensuring that designers have all the information required to conduct meeting.
    4. Fielded phone calls for Designers while they are in appointments or on their days off.
    5. Greeted and seat customers when they come in for appointments.
    6. Maintained showroom products by ensuring that all products that are added are correctly set up in database system as well as properly labeled.
    7. Ordered and distributed samples for customers and sales teams.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Interior Design

Interior Design Assistant Resume

Summary : A self-motivated, creative, and free-thinking professional, committed to pursuing a long term career in interior design. Demonstrates strong design-based problem-solving skills, and an ability to follow through projects from creative inception to completion. Able to see ideas in new ways, allowing the outcome to be more dynamic.

Skills : Interior Design Assistant, Communication Skills, Creative Skills.

Description :

    1. Assisted in the creation of design concepts, custom furniture, and materials selections.
    2. Created professional presentations to creatively communicate design intent and direction.
    3. Produced content for material boards and specification binders for presentation and construction.
    4. Obtained quotes, submitted to billing, and reviewed for client proposals.
    5. Maintained accurate specifications for each project.
    6. Ensured that the project vision and design intent were reflected.
    7. Visited home sites when necessary to assess project requirements and fulfill customer needs.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED

Design Assistant III Resume

Summary : Able to work effectively both artistically and as a business professional. Passion for interior design and being an integral part of a design team. In addition to interior design itself, my strong points are space planning, color, furniture customization, customer service, building and maintaining client and associate relationships, graphics/computer skills, and office skills.

Skills : Customer Service, Data Entry, Reception, Social Media.

Description :

    1. Assisted Vice President of Design with schematic design, design development, space planning, detail drawings, specifying furniture, finishes, fixtures and accessories.
    2. Responsible for furniture, fixture, lighting and accessory re-selections when requested.
    3. Regularly created and submit purchase orders to Purchasing Manager.
    4. Designed custom bedding, window treatments, upholstered furniture pieces and case goods.
    5. Prepared color boards for client presentation.
    6. Attended client meetings in order to record meeting minutes.
    7. Attended and supervised project installations.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Design Assistant Resume

Summary : Responsible for Working closely with company owners in the implementation of customer requests, Maintaining contact with boat companies on a regular basis to ensure their satisfaction with our quality of service and products.

Skills : Revit Architecture 2013, Photoshop CS5, Sketch-up PRO 8, SU Podium, InDesign CS5.5, MS Word.

Description :

    1. Scheduled appointments for clients and walk-in customers of the showroom.
    2. Assisted senior designers on the field with the preparation of and in conducting on-site visits, field reviews, and project meetings.
    3. Assisted in preparing and coordinating the review of contractor's schedules.
    4. Worked in the construction field to install furniture and drapery.
    5. Taught and led interns as a Design Assistance.
    6. Participated in the team meetings to understand project issues and to coordinate with other solutions.
    7. Prepared for any presentations for clients, contractors and the team.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's Of Fine Arts

Design Assistant II Resume

Summary : Responsible for Communicating with our engineering department to relay customer design needs, Assisting in the pricing of new designs and projects.

Skills : Adobe, Microsoft Suite, Creative Skills.

Description :

    1. Created over 200 original scenic designs for the QVC broadcasting network.
    2. Integrated the use of Google Sketch-up as a presentation tool.
    3. Successfully assisted clients in selecting furnishings that were consistent with their preferences and budget.
    4. Served as single point of contact for all move management project tasks successfully.
    5. Provided direct administrative and design support to the Executive Art Director through clerical tasks, such as processing invoices, preparing and archiving contracts, maintaining Microsoft Outlook calendar and emails, expense reports, as well as assist in the design and production of jackets, covers, and interiors. 
    6. Provided general design and administrative support to the fiction design group.
    7. Worked closely with illustrators and photographers in the creation of cover and interior artwork, and oversee out-of-house freelance designers as necessary.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    7-10 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Management
    Education
    Education
    Bachelor Of Science

    Design Assistant I Resume

    Summary : Over 6 years of experience, including as a Design Assistant, as a Design Assistant, and Dietary Aide in industries including Business Services, Health Services, and Social Services.

    Skills : Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, And Excel Experience With Illustration, Sewing, Alterations, And Flats.

    Description :

      1. Created detailed technical sketches to be sent out for production.
      2. Gathered pricing information from factories in China.
      3. Followed up with vendors on sample deliveries throughout the design process including Merchandising, Marketing, and Product Development.
      4. Assessed sample products for quality control during the design process and work with our overseas factories whenever improvements need to be made.
      5. Participated in meetings with customers and leather vendors.
      6. Assisted with choosing leather swatches and sourcing materials.
      7. Photographed and edited photos for all samples that came into the office.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    7-10 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Consultant
    Education
    Education
    Fashion Design

    Design Assistant/Consultant Resume

    Objective : Responsible for Assisting and taking direction from Designer(s) and Senior Designer(s) for preliminary design research; pulling fabrics, develop concepts, assemble presentation boards for meetings, prepare mock-ups, color-ups, inspirational photos.

    Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop, Pro Kitchen.

    Description :

      1. Met with clients to discuss design needs & resolutions.
      2. Created inspirational boards and renderings for clients to visualize concept.
      3. Researched & advised clients with product selections to achieve successful final design, for remodel or new construction.
      4. Communicated with clients, builders & vendors.
      5. Worked from blueprints to design cabinetry layout and orders.
      6. Created & maintain spreadsheets for quotes, selection sheets, and sales orders for individual projects.
      7. Designed with on-site field measures, and space planning.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Junior
    Education
    Education
    Bachelors Of Fine Arts

    Design Assistant Resume

    Objective : Highly creative individual with exceptional collaborative and interpersonal skills; dynamic team player with good written and verbal communication abilities. Goal-oriented, highly self-motivated, and dedicated worker. Passionate about creating unique, functional, and accessible spaces.

    Skills : Color expertise, Graphic Design, Furniture, lighting, and accessories construction knowledge, Furniture customization, Autocad, Photoshop, Illustrator, Quickbooks, Powerpoint, Power Tools, Excel.

    Description :

      1. Coordinated with designers and purchasers throughout production process and installations, and lunch list items.
      2. Managed shipping schedules and deliveries.
      3. Worked closely with the Executive Art Director and design staff to schedule and prepare materials for jacket meetings, as well as Sales and Marketing meetings.
      4. Oversaw 15-20 paperback conversions (covers and interiors) per year, and handle all fiction reprint corrections.
      5. Ensured all covers are uploaded onto proprietary database (The Vault) and archive documents and mechanicals appropriately.
      6. Assisted in managing a master schedule of books to make sure key production, marketing and sales milestone dates are met, as well as the creation of sales materials.
      7. Performed other duties as assigned by the Executive Art Director or Department Head.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Junior
              Education
              Education
              Interior Design

              Design Assistant Resume

              Summary : Seeking a Design Assistant profession with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

              Skills : Designing Skills, Communication Skills, Managing Skills.

              Description :

                1. Designed collateral for Picture Book, Middle Grade, and Young Adult titles as determined by Senior Art Director.
                2. Assisted with Picture Book, Middle Grade, and Young Adult marketing campaigns including but not limited to: designing campaign items, downloading projects delivered from out-of-house freelancers.
                3. Ensuredg proper file construction; backing up files to server; making edits when necessary; and releasing files to Production.
                4. Designed RHTL website monthly billboard images, round up social images, and round up eblasts.
                5. Managed Trade Design Freelance budget.
                6. Managed Trade Design assets library including but not limited to retrieval of assets from Book Design, updating outdated assets, and creation of 3D book images.
                7. Handled artwork requests.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      7-10 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Management
                      Education
                      Education
                      Bachelor's Of Fine Arts

                      Design Assistant II Resume

                      Summary : Extensive and expert experience in both design and sales, as well as experience in communication between the two disciplines, to deliver the best solution to the customer.

                      Skills : Adobe, Microsoft Suite, Planning Skills.

                      Description :

                        1. Supervised construction, loading, and dressing of the sets.
                        2. Worked extensively with clients, vendors, and talent (through meetings and presentations) throughout the design process.
                        3. Managed costs through competitive purchasing of sets and props.
                        4. Researched design materials to ensure authenticity, to convey a quality image, and to allow economic set fabrication.
                        5. Prepared and presented 2-D & 3-D renderings of the set designs.
                        6. Participated in the team responsible for creating the design and launch of QVC's new studios.
                        7. Assisted with tech rehearsals and show strikes.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      7-10 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Management
                      Education
                      Education
                      Bachelor Of Science

                      Design Assistant I Resume

                      Summary : Assisting with planning tasks including, but not limited to: show budgeting, staff hiring, wardrobe paperwork generation, general supply ordering, etc.

                      Skills : Designing Skills,  Planning Skills, Directing Skills.

                      Description :

                        1. Organized and updated Trade Design template library.
                        2. Assisted with server file maintenance.
                        3. Managed weekly Design team meeting schedule, agenda, and follow-up notes.
                        4. Generated weekly reports for status meetings.
                        5. Updated and created Basecamp campaign routing skeletons.
                        6. Sent printed samples to out-of-house freelancers for Trade Marketing Design team.
                        7. Completed valve, damper, and room schedules as required under the direction of the Lead Systems Specialist, Systems Designer or Systems Engineer.
                              Years of Experience
                              Experience
                              7-10 Years
                              Experience Level
                              Level
                              Consultant
                              Education
                              Education
                              Fashion Design

                              Design Assistant/Consultant Resume

                              Objective : An aspiring kitchen and bath designer with extensive experience in sales and a passion for design. Working in business to business sales.

                              Skills : Planning Skills, Tracking Skills, Supervising Skills.

                              Description :

                                1. Tracked status and logs project submittals for consultant approval, ensuring that all required information for the submittal is included and identifies compliance issue to the appropriate parties.
                                2. Ensured that all material is ordered for assigned projects, coordinates and tracks delivery status for Project Manager and Site Superintendent.
                                3. Handled excess material at project closeout by sending it back to the factory or transferring it to another project under the direction of the Project Manager or Site Superintendent.
                                4. Assisted with preparation and layout of installation drawings using the standards library.
                                5. Revised engineered drawings by compiling site instructions and field changes into one set of as-built drawings.
                                6. Provided a luxury experience for RH clientele through RH Design Atelier services.
                                7. Provided support with all phases of the design process including consultations, site visits, design development, presentations and delivery.
                                        Years of Experience
                                        Experience
                                        2-5 Years
                                        Experience Level
                                        Level
                                        Junior
                                        Education
                                        Education
                                        Bachelors Of Fine Arts

                                        Design Assistant Resume

                                        Objective : Design Assistant with 5+ years of experience in Scheduling and attending costume fittings and hair/wig fittings, and coordinate elements as needed, Attending department head meetings, production meetings, rehearsals, and previews as needed.

                                        Skills : Designing Skills, Communication Skills, Planning Skills.

                                        Description :

                                          1. Assisted with in house sales; pricing, quoting proposals and invoicing.
                                          2. Coordinated with designers and purchasers throughout production process and installations, and lunch list items.
                                          3. Selected and prepared custom finishes and prototype samples for package submittals and approval.
                                          4. Reviewed shop drawings and submittals, through approval process.
                                          5. Researched, purchased and ordered materials from local and national vendors.
                                          6. Project managed to meet enforced deadlines.
                                          7. Produced brand appropriate presentations.
                                          8. Communicated design concepts, space planning and product selections.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          2-5 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Junior
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          Interior Design