Interior Architect


  • Interior architects specialize in designing and building interiors for safety, functionality and aesthetics.
  • Draft plans to create or refinish spaces in private homes or commercial buildings with their clients’ tastes in mind. In creating plans for a space, they take into account interior construction, lighting and furnishings.
  • Responsible for producing architectural working drawings including all details for architectural interior projects. This includes millwork, tile, elevations, plans, sections and RCPs.
  • Maintain / organize project files, schedules and specifications.
  • Site visits and assisting in construction supervision.
  • Site survey / measures of existing conditions and producing drawings of same.
  • Work with the entire team, in office and with outside consultants.
  • Proficient time management to facilitate working on multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Work with interior design team to develop design solutions.
  • Research concepts and materials to support design team on technical issues influencing concept development.
  • Work within timely schedules to coordinate the completion of tasks through to final project completion.
  • Conduct on-site observations and provide recommendations to help streamline ongoing design projects.
  • Prepare and participate in client presentations.
  • Select furniture, materials, decor and finishes while keeping within budget.
  • Consider how the space will be used and how people will move through the space.
  • Sketch preliminary design plans, including electrical layouts.
  • Specify materials and furnishings, such as lighting, furniture, wall finishes, flooring, and plumbing fixtures.
  • Prepare final plans, using computer applications.
  • Create a timeline for the interior design project and estimate project costs.
  • Place orders for materials and oversee installing the design elements.
  • Visit after the project to ensure that the client is satisfied.


  • OND/HND/BSC in Interior Design, Architecture or related discipline.
  • 2+ years’ relevant interior design experience.
  • In-depth knowledge of furniture systems and finishes.
  • Demonstrated understanding of basic principles of space planning.
  • Able to develop and present design concepts.
  • Google Sketch Up proficiency is required.
  • Organized, detail oriented, deadline driven, fast paced team player.
  • Experience and interest in traditional and modern detailing.
  • Strong understanding of and proficiency in producing all schedules.
  • Job site experience including working with architects, builders and landscape architects, measuring and producing as-built documents.

Method of Application

If you meet this criteria, send your resume and portfolio to jobs@leadhire.com.ng  with “Interior Architect” as the subject of the email.

Only candidates can apply for this job.

Get in touch

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