JOB SPEC

Blok is not just an urban property developer. We are an advocate of urban living and the opportunities it presents, Blok operates through thoughtfully designed product, community and customer experience. We see things differently and this allows us to look at our property market differently. Everything we do needs to be excellent, not just good or good enough. We are individuals with strong opinions, but not opinionated. We are passionate, not pushy or arrogant. We love what we do and work as a team. Blok focuses on urban apartment living in the Atlantic Seaboard and City Bowl of Cape Town. We are Blok.

DUTIES

A. Development Aestehtic Conceptualisation 

  • Assist visually the in development conceptualisation process, including the creation of moodboards for each project to be presented to senior projects team
  • Palette conceptualisation and look and feel for each development
  • Design feature, customisation elements and joinery for each development including modelling of elements 
  • Consideration of lobby and communal areas including signage
  • Selection of specs and assisting in compiling a spec sheet for interior elements and Blok aesthetic
  • Tying in the architectural and spatial flow with the aesthetics and development concept

B. Marketing

  • Styling renders and Blok virtual app to ensure consistency between selected aesthetic, development spec and visuals for Sales/Marketing
  • Assisting Marketing with any visual or written content for sales collateral (magazine / app)
  • Ensuring product and specs selected are feasible and within budget and not just a marketing representation
C. Procurement, Sourcing and Specifications
  • Selection of fixtures and fittings in accordance with the development look and feel, spec sheet and budget
  • Sourcing new specs, materials etc in keeping with trends
  • Getting specifications samples to the projects team for approval
  • Selecting final spec with the development and budget team in order to ensure all specifications and products fit within the approved project budget and timelines

D. Project Management for Interior Design and Architecture

  • Assisting in detailing of interior design elements and features within the agreed budget and aesthetic
  • Coordination of all interior features with the architects and construction team and ensuring all site drawings are correct and according to the finalised design
  • Regular site visits to ensure designed interior features are executed to the Blok standard
  • Concept, design and detailing of building signage
  • Managing signage and installation, including approval of quotes, logistical coordination with site team and final installation oversite
  • Any ad-hoc aesthetic decisions (within budget) as and when materialise
  • General snag and evaluation of Blok detailing per project, including all communal area items 

E. Blok Exhibition Space

  • Reviewing and styling the interiors on an ongoing basis
  • Assisting with styling for launches and events

F. Other

  • General ad hoc duties as the company sees fit

QUALIFICATIONS, QUALITIES AND EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum 2 years industry experience
  • Sketch Up and Revit proficiency favourable
  • Experience working with budgets and suppliers
  • Positive and professional attitude and appearance
  • Demonstrate ability to conceptualise and follow through
  • Demonstrate good time management and teamwork
  • The ability to manage stressful deadlines across different moving projects 

PACKAGE

  • R 13 000 – R 18 000 per month CTC (experience dependent)
  • Potential to participate in company incentive program
  • Cell phone contribution
  • Laptop
  • Medical Aid Contribution
  • Company to cover travel related costs at R3,20 per km

Reporting to Rahla Schaffer (Growth & Acquisitions Manager) and working in a team with Marketing and Sales team, Architects and Construction team

In applying for the position, please submit the following to [email protected]:

  • Your updated CV
  • Your most recent portfolio for review
  • Recruitment task