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Interior design resume sample

View this sample resume for interior design, or download the interior design resume template in Word.

Interior design resume sample

Could your career use some refreshing? To be considered for top interior design jobs, resume expert Kim Isaacs says it helps to have a comprehensive resume. For resume writing tips, view this sample resume for an interior designer that Isaacs created below, or download the interior design resume template in Word. And if you need more help, get a free resume evaluation today from the experts at Monster's partner TopResume.

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Interior design resume template

Brenda West | Interior Designer
Portfolio: brendawestinteriordesign.com
Sometown, PA 55555 | Phone: (555) 555-5555 | Email: bw@somedomain.com | LinkedIn URL

Interior design graduate nearing completion of apprenticeship and eager to launch professional career. Keen design sense and space-planning agility¾earned top marks on commercial and residential design projects as well as national awards in design competitions. Excel at balancing form, function and budget considerations to deliver beautiful and custom design solutions.


Interior Design Apprenticeship


ABC Interior Design Firm  l  Interior Design Assistant, 2017 to Present

Selected out of 100+ applicants for apprenticeship with one of PA’s leading interior design firms. Contribute to all phases of residential and commercial projects, from initial concepts through finished designs.

Accomplishments:

  • Created client pitch presentations and renderings (e.g., floorplans, elevations, finish plans and construction drawings) used by associates and contractors to book projects.
  • Designed custom finishes and furnishings using reclaimed wood and repurposed materials for an industrial-warehouse-to-residential-loft conversion.
  • Commended for design of cost-saving, space-saving storage solutions that maximized limited remodeling budget and made the most of a small guest bedroom.
  • Led color scheme selection and space planning for a 10K-sq.-ft. corporate office remodel.

Education


XYZ University | B.F.A. in Interior Design (GPA: 3.85)

Course Highlights:

  • Residential Design
  • Commercial Design
  • Special Purpose Design
  • 2D & 3D Design Tools
  • Interior Design & Space Planning
  • History of Architecture & Furniture
  • Architectural Illustration
  • Interior Products
  • Design Drafting
  • Lighting for Interiors
  • Codes & Environmental Issues
  • Contracts & Budgeting

Studio Projects:

  • Advanced Residential Design (2,100-sq.-ft. home)
  • Residential Design (kitchen and bath)
  • Commercial Design (law office)
  • Hospitality Design (hotel lobby)
  • Advanced Hospitality Design (150-seat restaurant)
  • Special Purposes Design (medical practice)

National Design Awards


  • 1st Place: “Hotel Lobby Design,” 2017 National Hospitality Association Student Design Competition
  • 1st Place: “Bathroom Design,” 2016 American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) Student Showcase
  • 2nd Place: “Family Room Design,” 2016 ASID Student Showcase
  • Finalist: “2015 Green Sustainability Interior Home Design Competition,” sponsored by LEED & ASID

Software Proficiencies


SketchUp; Autodesk (3ds Max, AutoCAD, Revit, Live); ArchiCAD; Photoshop


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