Work With AJI

Work With AJI


Alexander James Interiors are looking for a Design Assistant to join our exciting and fast pace team in Twyford, Reading.

Please email - [email protected] with your CV and examples of your work.


Key Responsibilities:

Presentation Boards

• Preparation of design boards with images and fabric samples

• Ordering stationery for the boards


• Maintain the fabric library, filing new books and clearing out discontinued books

• Maintain the sample drawers, ordering new samples

• Liaising with the designers on the above

• Maintain the electronic price lists, ensuring they are up to date

Assisting Designers and Development

• Selection of furniture, lighting, fabrics, accessories etc

• Pricing

• Preparation of schedules, e.g. decoration and lighting

• Attending consultations with a designer

• Shadowing the designers as training

Small Interior Design projects

• Small showhouse projects, furniture packs and small private client jobs

• Selecting furniture and furnishings, creating design boards

• Pricing and preparing the quotation

• Presenting the scheme by email

• Placing purchase orders

Project management

Alexander James Interiors are looking for an experienced mid-weight interior architect to join our relaxed and open plan studio near Reading

Please email - [email protected] with your CV and examples of your work.


We have an opportunity with an immediate start, for a talented and highly motivated interior architect with five-plus years’ experience.
You will be required to be client-facing and provide detailed design documentation to the FF&E interior designers in order to design and manage luxury residential projects.

Salary will be commensurate with experience and you will initially be offered a 3-month contract, which will then be followed by a review and then the option for an extension or to go permanent.

Mid-Weight Interior Architect Role:

• Client facing from inception to completion.
• Create presentation documents with material selections and samples.
• Produce interior design tender documentation to include specifications, schedules and detailed interior elevations including bathroom drawings.
• Sketch design bespoke joinery and check shop drawings for production.
Personal attributes:
• A strong creative flair and an eye for detail.
• Be able to produce detailed design drawings for high value, luxury projects.
• Must be able to work well in a team and confidently as an individual.
• Have good attention to detail and be well organised.
• Have good communication and interpersonal skills.
• A portfolio of work that demonstrates a breadth of expertise across a range of projects.

Mid-Weight Interior Architect Essential Skill Requirements:

• Strong technical drawing skills in AutoCAD 2D/Micro Station.
• Photoshop Knowledge
• 3D drawing skills would be helpful but not essential.

Alexander James Interiors is seeking Senior Interior Designers to join its talented team of designers across the UK

Please email - [email protected] with your CV and Covering Letter.

Our World Top 100 Design House is looking for designers with experience in both luxury interior and interior architectural residential projects to allow us to provide our award-winning design services to clients across the UK. The ideal candidate is a confident, creative, self-motivated, and meticulous individual who is able to operate independently, represent the brand well, and act in a project management role.

Senior Interior Designer Responsibilities:

• This person should be able to collaborate seamlessly with clients, as well as other designers, architects, contractors, fabricators, artisans, and developers on multiple projects.
• Liaise with clients and third parties directly, including on-site visits/management
• Responsible for material sourcing and specification, custom furniture design, visual research, furniture sourcing, in addition to maintaining budgets and project timelines.
• Prepare and develop presentations, drawings, models, mood boards and other concept material
• Creating project documentation including the submission of a full drawing set, specification writing, schedules, and construction administration and consultant coordination.
• Keep abreast of design trends.

Senior Interior Designer Requirements:

• Five or more years of experience in interior design and a degree from an accredited school
• Experience in Renovation, Refurbishment, and Restoration projects
• Experience in interior architectural design is advantageous
• Exceptional presentation skills
• Passion for design and an eye for detail
• Knowledge of the full design process including concept, schematic, design development, construction documentation, construction administration, procurement, and installation is preferred
• High proficiency in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign), SketchUp, 20/20, and Microsoft Office Suite is preferred
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and a willingness to adapt to the daily needs of the company