Jesse Kendall / Interior Design
SUPERIOR DESIGN / CUSTOMER SERVICE —————————————————————————
Visionary designer able to see the potential in ruined or flawed spaces to develop beautiful and emotionally pleasing
environments. Impeccable style with an eye for the smallest detail. Flexible with proven track record of putting the client’s
needs and desires first. Expert in space planning, sales, showroom development, and product/material specification. Well
versed in codes/regulations and construction documentation requirements for both residential and commercial projects.
Skilled in researching material and implementing cost effective elements to keep project costs under budget.
Demonstrated excellence in conducting client interviews and managing multiple projects simultaneously.
INTERIOR DESIGN EXPERIENCE —————————————————————————————
INTERIOR DESIGNER, ABC RESIDENCE, PORTLAND, OR • 20xx–20xx:
Living Room: Provided exceptional interior design services and specified materials/finishes. Updated room
and created a cohesive atmosphere, blended for both genders and life style.
Home Office: Selected wall paper, case goods/wood finish, and window coverings; assisted with furniture
selections. Designed lighting and furniture layout.
Master Bathroom: Made bathroom appear larger by providing case good design, wood selection, and shower
tile design/layout. Selected paint color and plumbing fixtures; designed lighting scheme.
Laundry Room: Chose cabinets, lighting, flooring, countertops, and plumbing fixtures.
INTERIOR DESIGNER, BCD CONDOMINIUM, PORTLAND, OR • 20xx: Oversaw complete demolition and condominium remodel.
Remodel included selection and implementation of new flooring, wood refinishing, electrical layout, appliances, countertops,
window coverings, plumbing fixtures, and lighting fixtures. Designed tile layout for kitchen (backsplash), and bathroom
(shower and floor). Provided additional on-site consultation, product research, recommendations, and estimates.
INTERIOR DESIGNER, CDE RESIDENCE • 20xx: Provided interior design services and ensured theme of décor was carried out
through personalized material selection; project completed on time and within budget. Designed, specified, and selected
products, furniture, and appliances for the kitchen. Developed lighting design and provided ceramic tile pattern detailing.
INTERIOR DESIGNER, FGH RESIDENCE • 20xx: Designed entertainment area and remodeled existing cabinetry into a bar.
Provided case work design, product selection/specification, lighting design, and construction. Advised electrical contractor.
CUSTOM ORDERS SPECIALIST, HIJ, INC., Portland, OR • 20xx – 20xx: Learned complete product line, including textiles
and wall finishes for commercial and hospital applications. Researched alternative products for customer cost savings.
Managed special orders for window coverings, flooring, carpet, tile, and lighting. Provided tenacious follow-up on special
orders to ensure customer satisfaction. Merchandised interior/exterior vignettes and demonstrated products.
Honored as Employee of the Month for five consecutive months in 20xx.
EDUCATION: BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS – INTERIOR DESIGN, XYZ University, Portland, OR • 20xx
TOOLS: AutoCAD; Architectural Desktop 3.3; Netscape Navigator; Microsoft Office; Windows 2000/XP
AFFILIATION: International Interior Design Association (IIDA) – Member
INTERIOR DESIGN PORTFOLIO & REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST
123 Elm Street • Portland, OR 97221 • Mobile: 503-555-555 • firstname.lastname@example.org