Project Designer

Fredericksburg, VA

A Project Designer with Smith Contract will work with a collaborative team to develop specifications, space plans, and finish concepts of commercial office furniture in support of our corporate and government clients. Opportunity will involve utilizing industry software to produce conceptual designs and installation documents; engaging customers in tandem with Sales Staff to develop thoughtful, solution-driven proposals; and coordinating with our Project Management Team to qualify furniture solution with actual field conditions.


Smith Contract is a fast-growing commercial office furniture dealership focused on responsive, client-focused furniture solutions. Our staff is a team of self-driven individuals who enjoy working together to create a fun, productive, goal-oriented office environment. Smith Contract is aligned with quality furniture manufacturers including Kimball, OFS, AIS, Global, Bernhardt, and over 80 others.

Qualified Candidate’s responsibilities would include:

  • Providing furniture specifications in 2020 CAP Software

  • Providing CET space plans, 3D Typicals, and renderings of furniture typicals

  • Participate in client/project meetings

  • Provide general fabric/finish recommendations/guidance in support of projects

  • QC of product specifications in coordination with manufacturers to ensure accuracy

  • Communicating and coordinating with team members

  • Having fun and enjoying what you do!


  • 3 + years experience in furniture specification

  • Working knowledge of current AutoCAD & CET Software platforms

  • Experience working with furniture specifying software (Project Matrix or 2020 CAP)

  • Reliable Transportation


  • Competitive Salary

  • Simple IRA Retirement Plan w/Employer contribution match

  • Quality Health Care

  • Flexible work environment for a positive work/life balance

Contact Cort Smith, Managing Principal, 703.928.2339, csmith@smithcontract.com