Senior Interior Designer / Associate - Strategic Workplace

Step straight into a KEY position within a global practice! Lead the studio and nurture a team of designers across commercial workplace projects.
  • Salary: A$160-180 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Melbourne
  • Sector: Interiors
  • Job Ref: 47081

About this role

A global design practice that specialises in the workplace sector is seeking a Senior Designer/ Associate to lead the studio’s design team. The role will involve developing and communicating high-quality concepts for pitches and tenders, and acting as a brand ambassador for the business by fostering existing and new client relationships. The successful designer will have previous experience in leading a team, as well as outstanding communication skills and the ability to respectfully influence outcomes. This is an exceptional opportunity to grow a team, and design and deliver exceptional projects - with the support of a studio that promotes flexible working practices and invests in ongoing learning and development.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and communicate high quality concepts for pitches and tenders
  • Lead projects and coordinate consultants to deliver quality design outcomes
  • Establish and nurture client relationships
  • Lead, mentor and guide the team, and drive knowledge-sharing

Skills and Experience

  • Tertiary qualification in Interior Design or a related discipline
  • 10+ years’ professional post-grad experience, including significant exposure to workplace projects
  • Proficiency in Revit
  • Exposure across all project phases
  • Experience in a client-facing role
  • Strong business acumen and fee projection experience
  • Experience with contracts and project administration
  • Previous experience leading a team and managing resources
  • Ability to build rapport, present with impact, and respectfully influence outcomes
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Knowledge of local suppliers and manufacturers
  • Outstanding time management skills and the ability to prioritise effectively

Benefits and Culture

  • Join a culture that supports flexible working practices
  • Experience various opportunities for professional development and training - plus clearly defined career progression pathways
  • Grow with an acclaimed, design-driven, global practice
  • Work with the industry’s leading designers on a global scale
  • Be rewarded with a generous remuneration package

Mardi Latch

Bio: Prior to joining Bespoke Careers in 2012, Mardi worked in a number of different industries including, media, fashion, sales and well-being. Originally she was part of the busy interiors team in London before returning to her home city of Melbourne in 2014. Mardi is a key member of the interiors team in Melbourne and she recruits interior and FF&E designers as well as space planners and design managers.

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