Fifth Third Bank Design Specialist in CINCINNATI, Ohio


Fifth Third Bank is one of the top-performing banks in the country, with a heritage that spans more than 150 years. We've staked our claim on looking at things differently to making banking a Fifth Third Better. This applies to our relationships with customers and employees alike.

We employ about 18,000 people, and what we offer is:

# A chance for employees to build their future, with supportive career development and financial wellness programs.

# An environment where we win together. We celebrate achievement and work collaboratively. We're also a three-time Gallup Great Workplace honoree.

# An invitation to impact lives in a positive and lasting way. Everything we do is geared toward improving lives. That's fun and exciting.

It comes down to the fact that Fifth Third is a warm and caring place to with which to grow # as a customer or as a team member.

GENERAL FUNCTION: Handles small to medium scale space planning projects, and acts as design support for the EWS design team.

Responsible and accountable for risk by openly exchanging ideas and opinions, elevating concerns, and personally following policies and procedures as defined. Accountable for always doing the right thing for customers and colleagues, and ensuresthatactions and behaviors drive a positive customer experience.


  • Execute feasibility studies for the real estate team.

  • Create space planning schematics for small and medium sized workplace projects.

  • Work with architectural firms as needed for medium scale design projects, and execute design development internally on small scale projects.

  • Help develop finish palettes.

  • Support design team by creating design presentations, assisting with tactical tasks related to various projects.

  • Create Sketch Up renderings as needed.

  • Capture finish palettes and final drawings and documentation for projects.

  • Capture design metrics for the real estate portfolio.

  • Create polylines in updated drawings and link to CAFM system.

  • Manage drawing repository, ensuring drawing standards are adhered to.

  • Assist in the creation and documentation of various standards as required.

  • Assume additional related responsibilities as assigned.


  • None


  • Strong space planning skills required

  • Experience space planning with system furniture strongly preferred.

  • Strong understanding of human behavior in the workplace is required

  • Commercial finish palette development and application is required

  • Experience working with A+D firms is preferred

  • Understanding of building codes as they pertain to space planning is required

  • NCIDQ certification is preferred

  • Moderate to excellent sketching skills is preferred

  • AutoCAD, Sketch Up, and Adobe Creative Suite skill required.

  • Experience with FM: Systems or other CAFM system preferred.

  • Interior Design (BS or BA) or equivalent experience required.

  • Minimum 3-5 years' experience is required.

  • Excellent organizational skills for multi-tasking

  • Self-starter with excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Detail oriented and ability to manage many projects at once

Fifth Third Bank is proud to have an engaged and inclusive culture and to promote and ensure equal employment opportunity in all employment decisions regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military status, veteran status or any other legally protected status.