Assistant Kitchen and Bath Designer

Raymond Building Supply North Port, FL
Design Studio by Raymond has the finest selection of Cabinets in Naples, Fort Myers, and all of SW Florida. We are looking for an Assistant Kitchen and Bath Designer at our North Port location.

Position Review:

The Assistant Kitchen and Bath Designer will work with a Sr. Cabinet Designer to assist with the design, estimating and ordering process. This position will also follow up with customers and staff to ensure the job is completed in a timely manner. Must also possess a working knowledge of cabinetry and associated software.

Essential Job Duties:

* Greet clients to the design center, assess clients needs and assist the customer with product selection and order appropriate materials and quantities for the projects

* Perform automated design capability within stock and semi custom product categories

* Conduct bid and prep proposal functions

* Order project materials

* Arrange project schedules, sub contractor schedules and material deliveries

* Act as the liaison between the customer, materials vendors and subcontractors

* Understand all aspects of customer billing cycle, cash vs. credit, and how to figure and process a deposit by having a thorough knowledge of the paperwork flow and distribution process

* Must possess the necessary knowledge to be able to explain the differences in cabinet lines to customers

* Basic knowledge of cabinet design software, order entry of industry related software, Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel

* Maintain an active file of new and existing customers

* Coordinate the delivery to contractor-remodeler customers on an as needed basis

* Know the pricing multipliers and current lead times for all cabinet lines, countertop fabricators, and all miscellaneous products available

* Understand the receiving process and the paperwork associated with the process. Call vendors to follow up on any backordered items

* Know the warranty policies of all items sold. Be able to order such items when requested by customer.

* Complies with Companys attendance policy by maintaining regular and predictable attendance.

* Other duties as assigned by management

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

* Minimum experience required 2-5 years of Kitchen & Bath industry experience

* Special skills required Basic computer-aided drafting skills, good verbal communication skills and design presentation skills.

* Special knowledge required- Basic knowledge of kitchen and bathroom design, general knowledge in all aspects of design and construction and of building materials

* Maintain a valid drivers license to operate a motor vehicle in the state of sales activity.

* Physical demands include sitting for extended periods of time, standing and walking, bending or stooping, lifting up to 25 pounds frequently and up to 50 pounds occasionally.

Company benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life Insurance, 401k with company match, Paid holidays & vacation days

EOE and DFWP

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.