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Opportunities

STAGING ASSISTANT INTERN

Part-Time; June 1st through the end of August  (days TBD)

We are looking for a motivated part-time intern to assist experienced stagers in preparation and carry-out of home staging projects. You will assist in tasks that include, but are not limited to preparing for staging jobs and organizing warehouse after de-staging. You will work in close collaboration with owner and design director Melissa Morrissey. No experience is required; however, being a student in a design related field is a plus!

Please send your cover letter and resume to Melissa Morrissey melissa@bostonmodernstaging.com

Portfolio is not required, but is a plus to help us understand your design style. 

Please let us know your availability between the days and times of Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm.

ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Day-to-day tasks will include working in the Boston Modern warehouse carrying out organizational tasks

    • ​Unpack accent bins and bedding bags in a timely manner

    • Rearrange small furniture items as needed

    • Keep bedding and accent rooms clean and tidy

  • Work directly with design director herself to learn and properly carry-out staging preparation tasks

    • ​Help pre-plan design concepts and style for staging jobs

    • Select art, mirrors, and wall decor

    • Plan bed set ups and decorative pillows for specific themed jobs

    • Coordinate a cohesive design scheme through accents and small decor pieces

    • Pair lamp selections

    • Work collaboratively with lead stagers to choose furniture selections

  • Summer long projects

    • ​Help Boston Modern design our new office! Complete creative freedom on this project overseen by our Interior Designer

    • Organizational and creative freedom to design Boston Moderns lamp room. Need to create an organizational system for stagers to easily find and maintain lamp selections for jobs

  • Who you’ll be working with: directly report to owner and creative director; Melissa Morrissey, as well as other stagers, designers, managers, and movers on a daily basis.

PERKS & OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Opportunity to be involved in onsite staging projects (summer is our busy season!)

  • Shopping for specific projects with other stagers and designers 

  • Creativity with decor elements; including bedding/pillow displays and accent elements

  • Freedom in creating better organizational systems to help our warehouse run smoothly

  • Boston Modern loves to give recognition to our team's creativity. If you wish to post Boston Modern jobs on your personal social media, please be sure to tag us!

  • Your design ideas are encouraged, we want to hear your ideas!

ABOUT YOU:

  • A student studying in a design related field, or a creative individual wanting a “jump-start” in the field of design 

  • Positive individual who is willing to learn and has a passion for the design world 

  • An organized individual who can keep organizational systems running smoothly

  • Able to work independently as well as collaboratively

  • Take direction well, but also take initiative

  • Okay with lifting light furniture and working with your hands

  • Has a basic understanding of color theory to create cohesive designs

  • Keeps up with the latest design trends 

  • Has an understanding of Boston “neighborhoods” (for example: Beacon Hill, Seaport, East Boston all have different target markets; therefore, design schemes suit the geographic location).

  • Overall, you add a positive attitude to the work environment!

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PART TIME SUMMER STAGING ASSISTANT INTERNSHIP

Please send your cover letter and resume to Melissa Morrissey melissa@bostonmodernstaging.com

 

Portfolio is not required, but is a plus to help us understand your design style.  Please share your availability between the days and times of Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm.

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