Our Company

The IAD Company is an award winning not-for-profit design practice based in Cardiff, operating across South Wales and London we work on projects in the commercial, hospitality, education, care and domestic markets.

If you are interested in being part of our team please feel free to send your CV, together with a cover letter and selection of your portfolio to – info@theiadcompany.com


Current Opportunities


Interior Designer.

The Interior Designer’s key responsibilities include visualising and sketching design plans as per client goals, sourcing products and materials, determining costs and inspecting construction to ensure alignment with design specifications are met. You will also be expected to comply with the regulatory environment around inspections and building codes.

Good Interior Designers are able to think creatively about the use of space, colour and movement and will draw on other artistic mediums for creative inspiration. They will also be effective communicators with the ability to present a design idea.


The Role:

You will immediately be involved in the delivery of a major scheme.

Involvement in client meetings at initial briefing.

Preparation of schemes in response to client briefings, with fully costed material and FF&E specifications.

Delivery of proposed design specification to agreed budget and timescale.

Site inspection and sign off prior to handover.


The Responsibilities:

Outline client design objectives.

Conceptualise and sketch design plans.

Determine cost of completion and project requirements in the budgeting phase.

Set a timeline for the completion of an interior design project.

Source materials and products included in plans.

Create ‘mood boards’ to sample your design vision.

Utilise computer applications in the design process.

Inspect design after completion to determine whether client goals have been met.


The Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design or equivalent.

2+ years work experience in a relevant role.

Portfolio of design work.

Proficiency with AutoCAD, SketchUp, Photoshop and Excel.

Experience in costing project specification and delivering to budget.

UK driving license.

Highly creative, imaginative and artistic.

Dog lovers and cake bakers will be at an advantage!


The Rewards:

Get involved in exciting projects as part of a close knit team.

This is a full time 09:00-17:30 Monday-Friday position.

Work alongside experienced designers who will help you expand your skill and knowledge bases.

Free parking provided.

A real opportunity to help shape the company going forwards.

Feel good about your workplace knowing that you are contributing to amazing causes every year.

We have office dogs.


The Process:

To apply for this opportunity send your CV, portfolio and cover letter to info@theiadcompany.com

Candidates who are shortlisted will be contacted individually to arrange interviews.