Furniture Design Director

  •   Full Time
  •   CA

Design Director Opportunity

Do you know someone with an undeniable passion for design? Someone with the experience and skill to inspire a design team to do the best design work in California? We would like to talk with them about the Design Director opportunity.

We are the largest Herman Miller furniture dealership in California. As a privately held company with over 33 years of experience and three offices, our company brings substantial skill and resources to our Fortune 500 clients as well as local small businesses.

The four key deliverables for this position are:

  • Leadership
    • Inspiration – Clearly displays passion for the work
    • Trust – I do what I say
    • Accountability – Responsible for my choices
  • Vision – Define and execute innovative, clear, concise design priorities
  • Accuracy – Improve the accuracy of design specifications
  • Speed to Customer – Consistent improvement of the time to coplete quotes and specifications


  • Contributing to the success of the company team as a senior staff member
  • Participating in a company with powerful ethical standards
  • Define and lead a 24-person design group, the Right way
  • Providing inspirational leadership of three Bay Area design offices

*Compensation – Commensurate with Experience
*Exciting performance bonus plan
*Comprehensive retirement and health benefits
*Innovative, exciting office environment
*Low team turn over
*Design team has over 100 years experience
*Management team has 150 years experience
*Community service projects


  • 10 years related industry experience:
  • 5 years leading teams of more than 10 people
  • Bachelors Degree
  • 30{b716aca833a14590b9fcd8c40ad2d2976206bcc65c01e2e8c4fde18d42d9ae04} local travel
  • Outstanding organizational skills

Ideal Skill Sets:

  • Expertise at leveraging technology to simplify the design process
  • Knowledge of CAD design software, cost accounting,
  • Contract language and blue print interpretation
  • Zeal for recruiting, training and developing the design team
  • Comfort with creating and delivering presentations to customers

For immediate consideration, please forward a copy of your current resume to referencing job # or a link to this job.

Job & Company Detail

Company Industry

Architect Industry

Company Size

1 - 9 Employees



Job Category

Design Industry

Applications Accepted Until

01 January 2030