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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 Chicago is looking for a Design Assistant that would provide direct administrative support to the Design Directors and Senior staff to execute all projects through completion.  We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic, positive, dedicated, and performs his or her duties with an eager attitude.   Use your passion for organization and attention to detail to help the Nate Berkus team bring designs to life.

     

    What You Will Do
    – Support day-to-day operations of the Nate Berkus Associates team, including vendor communication, travel arrangements, project organization, and expense reports.
    – Assist with administrative aspects of client projects including business correspondence, meeting notes, furniture and finish presentations, and tracking the production of goods.
    – Assist Design Director and Senior Staff in managing the workload of multiple projects from presentations to installation.

     

    Your Qualifications
    – Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Interior Design, Architecture or design related field.
    – 2+ years of professional experience in a fast-paced environment.
    – Experience with Studio Designer or the ability to quickly learn new programs.
    – Advanced proficiency in CAD, MS Office and Adobe Creative Suite.
    – Exhibit a high level of initiative and ability to anticipate needs of the Senior Staff.
    – Possess exceptional organization, efficiency and communication skills.
    – Great problem-solving skills and the ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.
    – Adaptable and flexible; able to manage competing priorities.

     

    At Nate Berkus, benefits include health and dental insurance, IRA plan and paid vacation. We pay a Base salary to be determined.  Email your resume to employment@nateberkus.com. Please, no phone calls.

  • Design Intern (Fall) +

    Nate Berkus Associates is looking for an intern for the semester beginning in August or September 2019 in our Chicago office. This is 2-3 days 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.

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

    This is a non-paid internship.

  • Executive Intern (Fall) +

    Nate Berkus Associates is looking for an executive intern to assist the firm’s Design Director in Chicago two (2) days a week for the semester beginning in August 2019.

     

    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.

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

    This is a non-paid internship.

  • Nate Berkus Studio Intern (Fall) +

    Nate Berkus Studio is looking for an intern for the semester beginning in May 2019 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.

     

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

     

    This is a non-paid internship.