Exhibition Consultant & Stand Designer Positions available, starting in January 2020

The Building Centre is looking to hire two full-time exhibition consultants to start work in January 2020.

Candidates must have studied (or have experience with) either: interior decorating, interior design or architecture.

Ideal Opportunity for a Junior Interior Designer, Interior Decorator or Architect

This is an ideal opportunity for you to gain experience while working within an inspiring environment, advance your knowledge of home building materials and form connections with people from leading brands in the industry.


The Position: Exhibition Consultant & Stand Designer

As an exhibition consultant at The Building Centre, you will be responsible for welcoming visitors to the exhibition, assisting homeowners with their enquiries and liaising with exhibitors.

You will also be involved with the conceptualising and designing of exhibition stands for exhibitors.

The Location

  • 7 Platinum Drive, Northgate Estate, Cape Town
  • Find us on Google Maps by searching “The Building Centre Cape Town"

Job Requirements 

  • Must have studied (or have experience with) either: interior decorating, interior design, architecture or residential building
  • Must have a broad general knowledge of residential building materials and products
  • Must have a keen interest in learning more about residential building materials and products (such as flooring, decorative surfaces, countertops, wall finishes, roofing materials etc.)
  • Ability to conceptualise, sketch and design exhibition stands
  • Proficiency in SketchUp, AutoCAD or similar design software
  • Positive friendly energy
  • Enthusiastic about engaging with clients and helping them with their projects
  • Good communication and writing skills
  • Good team player
  • High-level computer skills are essential

Package & Remuneration

  • Full-time position, starting January 2020
  • Working 5 days per week
  • Monthly salary is between R9000 and R12000 (basic + training bonuses)

Why You Should Apply

  • Work within an inspiring environment. The Building Centre, established in 1953, is a well-known permanent exhibition in Cape Town that showcases products and materials for home building and renovating projects. The exhibition is the largest of its kind in South Africa, hosting over 200 exhibits, and serves to inform interior designers, architects, building professionals and homeowners who are looking to gather ideas for their projects
  • An excellent starting point for your career path
  • Advance your knowledge of building materials and products, while gaining work experience
  • Form connections with leading brands and people within the industry


Send your CV to work@thebuildingcentre.co.za
Feel free to contact Chris on 076 645 4922 if you have any questions about the position.