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There’s so much going on at Nate Berkus. See below for the appropriate emails so we can address whatever inquiries you might have.

We are always looking for talented new staff and interns, see below for current opportunities.

Careers at Nate Berkus

  • Design Assistant +

    Nate Berkus Associates is looking for a design assistant in our Chicago office with 1-3 years of professional experience in the design field who is creative, bright and driven with a positive attitude and great communication skills.

     

    The ideal candidate should be able to provide complete interior design services:

    Prepare floor plans, custom mill work drawings and presentations
    Perform administrative tasks
    General knowledge of Photoshop and use of scanner
    Understand vendors, their products and policies
    Ability to locate and communicate with work rooms and showrooms

     

    Qualifications:

    At least 1-3 years’ experience as a design assistant in the design field
    Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design or related field
    Organization, efficiency and the ability to multi-task and meet deadlines is essential
    Great problem solving skills and attention to details
    Computer Skills required: Microsoft Word and Excel, AutoCAD, Photoshop

    Flexible benefits include a fun, positive and respectful working environment

     

    We pay a Base salary to be determined.  Benefits include health and dental insurance, IRA plan and paid vacation.

     

    Please email your cover letter, resume and portfolio to employment@nateberkus.com.

     

    No phone calls will be accepted regarding your submission.

  • Design Intern +

    Nate Berkus Associates is looking for an intern for the Winter semester beginning in January 2016 in our Chicago office. This is a forty (40) hours per week, non-paid internship.

     

    Responsibilities include maintenance of the sample library, assisting Designers and Design Assistants with pricing, quotes, and selection of materials which may require trips to the Merchandise Mart. Other duties may include Cad, drafting, and entry of specifications into our design tracking program, assisting with preparation of presentations as well as filing and other administrative duties.

     

    Photoshop and PC friendly candidates please contact us immediately for this unique internship opportunity.

     

    This is a non-paid internship.

  • Project Management Intern +

    Nate Berkus Associates is looking for an intern for the Winter semester beginning in January 2016 in our Chicago office. This is a two (2) or three (3) days a week non-paid internship.

     

    Responsibilities include maintenance of the sample library, assisting Project Managers and Assistant Project Managers with pricing, quotes, and selection of materials which may require trips to the Merchandise Mart and other suppliers throughout the city.

     

    Other duties may include AutoCAD, Photoshop, InDesign, and entry of specifications into our design tracking program, assisting with preparation of presentations as well as filing, travel arrangements and other administrative duties.

     

    PC friendly candidates please contact us immediately for this unique internship opportunity.

     

    This is a non-paid internship

  • Executive Intern +

    Nate Berkus Associates is looking for an executive intern to assist the firm’s Design Directors in Chicago two (2) days a week for the Winter semester beginning in January 2016.

     

    Responsibilities will include tasks related to design, travel and event planning, public relations, schedule management and other administrative duties. This position will provide insight into the interior design industry and the daily responsibilities associated with the position.

    Students studying these fields: Interior Design, Public Relations, and Communications are encouraged to apply.

     

    Photoshop, Excel and Mac/PC friendly candidates please contact us immediately for this unique internship opportunity.

     

    This is a non-paid internship.

  • Nate Berkus Studio +

    Nate Berkus Studio is looking for an intern for the Winter semester beginning in January 2016 in our Chicago office. This position is two (2) days a week and is a non-paid internship.

     

    Be a part of the development and design process of Nate Berkus branded product for the home. Assist team with preparation of presentations, filing, and other administrative duties.

     

    Students studying these fields: Visual Communications/Graphic Design, Product Design and Marketing are encouraged to apply.

    Mac friendly candidates with experience with Photoshop, InDesign and/or Illustrator—and, secondarily, Word and Excel—please contact us immediately for this unique internship opportunity.

     

    This is a non-paid internship.

  • Administrative Intern +

    Nate Berkus Associates and Entertainment is looking for an energetic, bright and organized administrative intern for the Summer semester beginning in May 2016 in our Chicago office. The position is two (2) days a week.

     

    We are looking for a motivated self-starter who is able to prioritize and multi-task, has strong follow-through, and excellent communication and computer skills. Responsibilities would include handling all incoming calls and guests, signing for packages, sorting the mail, ordering supplies as needed, as well as handling the day to day office tasks and special projects which will be assigned.  You will also be assisting with correspondence, responding to various requests we receive, filing, and light bookkeeping activities.

     

    This is a non-paid internship.  Please note, this is NOT an Interior Design internship.