Architect / Placemaker - Leading Design Studio

Are you an architect looking to forge a new path, away from the traditional? Utilise your design and strategy skills by providing a macro view of the design and architecture, with a focus on placemaking and wayfinding. Work on multiple significant projects, and broaden your field of influence and thought leadership.
  • Salary: A$80000-95000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Melbourne
  • Sector: Strategic Appointments
  • Job Ref: 50793

About this role

Based in the chic South Yarra precinct, this leading multidisciplinary design studio is made up of designers, strategists, architects and innovators with shared philosophies influencing the work they do. They partner with clients and collaborators across the Asia Pacific region whose values, creative ambition and commitment to innovation align with their own. For 25 years they have created award winning Branding, Placemaking and Wayfinding solutions for leaders in hotel, hospitality, property and retail sectors, as well and the arts and cultural realms. Take ownership of placemaking and wayfinding projects, and harness your varied skillset and quality interpersonal skills in a non-traditional way!

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage placemaking and wayfinding projects
  • Collaborate with clients and the internal design team through the duration of projects
  • Refine design briefs
  • Engage with clients to ensure repeat business
  • Ensure the successful delivery of projects
Skills & Experience

  • Tertiary qualification in Architecture
  • Min. 5+ years experience, including mid to large-scale projects
  • Ability to lead, and cultivate meaningful discussions and outcomes
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and the Adobe Suite
  • Ambition and drive 
  • Cultural awareness and a genuine passion for art curation and installation
Benefits & Culture

  • Talented team driven by design outcomes, not ego
  • Direct mentoring from studio leaders
  • Monthly RDO in addition to statutory leave
  • Regular team lunches
  • Beautiful Prahran office with quality end of trip facilities

Georgie Brice

Bio: Prior to joining Bespoke in 2011, Georgie was a registered architect and worked with architecture practices in Adelaide and Melbourne on education, commercial and multi-residential projects. She is now principal in the Melbourne office and enjoys engaging with the architecture and design community and utilising her extensive network to bring together the best people.

+61 (0)3 9663 1188

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