Interior Designer

Job description


Staycity Aparthotels was founded in Dublin in 2004 and provides the travelling public with a mid-market, cost-effective and user-friendly alternative to hotel accommodation in popular European city-centre locations. Staycity has developed a very successful business and has become one of Europe’s leading Aparthotel operators, with over 4,500 apartments in the popular cities of Berlin, Birmingham, Dublin, Edinburgh, Liverpool, London, Lyon, Manchester, Marseille, Paris, Venice and York. By 2023, we aim to make Staycity Europe’s largest, mid-market, pan-European city aparthotel brand with 15,000 keys operational. We will deliver properties in our four key target markets of Ireland, the UK, Germany and France along with, opportunistically, properties in other European capitals and gateway cities.


Job requirements


Staycity has a rapid expansion program planned and is seeking to recruit an experienced mid-level Interior Designer to join its Design Team. Reporting to the Head of Design and Senior Interior Architect, you will be responsible for assisting with the coordination, implementation, execution, and completion of specific projects ensuring consistency with company strategy, commitments and goals. Strong presentation skills and competent drafting ability is a must.


  • Assist with projects from inception to completion along with the space planning of all new schemes (Guest Rooms, FOH etc)
  • Prepare design presentations under the direction of the design team
  • Prepare 3D and 2D hand-drawn sketches, renders and diagrams
  • Prepare 3D and 2D software-drawn sketches, renders and diagrams
  • Prepare finishes, materials and design packages
  • Develop design scheme information for the pre-construction stages
  • Liaise and coordinate with internal and external disciplines


You'll have a minimum of 3 years' experience and be motivated to achieve the highest quality output of design and documentation necessary for the execution of multiple projects running simultaneously.

You will need to be highly creative, a problem solver, have excellent communication skills, be self-motivated, hardworking, and thrive working as a member of a team.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Interior Architecture, Architecture or Interior Design. Minimum 3 years working experience background in fit-out related business
  • Essential you are proficient in AutoCad, Sketchup, Adobe Photoshop & InDesign
  • Have a working understanding of joinery detailing and construction
  • Knowledge of Irish, UK, and EU building regulations, design standards and how to apply them
  • Demonstrate experience in selecting and preparing bespoke FF&E Schedules for the hospitality interior design industry.
  • Ability to work within project budgets and deadlines
  • Accuracy and attention to detail