Interior Designer

About the role

Woods Bagot has landed in Auckland and we are off to a winning start. We are already experiencing rapid growth due to a number of project wins and we are looking for local talent to join our close knit team of highly talented architects and designers.

This is an exciting career move that will allow you to take ownership of components of larger scale projects to support the Project Leader. You will have a positive, and professional attitude towards clients and fellow co-workers.

You will have an eye for design, evident in your well put together portfolio and the ability to document independently using Revit is essential to securing this role.


Key Responsibilities:

You will assist the Interior Design team in the delivery of a multi-disciplinary approach, crossing the boundaries between high end residential and hospitality design. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Prepare concept designs with Senior Designers and/or Principals
  • Learn to confidently pitch and present for projects, competitions and potential clients
  • Prepare spatial planning, test fit and schematic design schemes
  • Prepare design development presentations and documentation
  • Liaise with engineering services and specialist sub consultants
  • Prepare tender documentation package including drawings, schedules and specifications
  • Prepare construction documentation package including drawings, schedules and specifications
  • Coordinate with clients, consultants and suppliers as required


About you

As the successful candidate you will have past experience working with a collaborative, creative and resourceful team. You have specialised experience in the design and construction of interior design and architectural projects.

You will be able to demonstrate:

  • 3 + years’ experience (or equivalent) working in the Interior Design field
  • Hold a Bachelor Degree in Interior Design or Interior Architecture
  • Revit skills essential. You must be capable of independently documenting in Revit
  • High End Residential or Hospitality experience highly regarded
  • Demonstrate sound skills in overarching concept design to design development
  • Technical knowledge and ability to developing fit out details and take the design through to documentation
  • Ability and confidence in dealing with suppliers and consultants
  • Familiar with New Zealand building regulations and standards
  • InDesign and Photoshop skills


Benefits we offer:

In addition to working for a world class design Studio you will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Paid Parental Leave Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Annual Discretionary Bonus
  • Working on some of the most interesting and complex projects in Australia alongside a talented team


How to apply

Applicants are required to submit a cover letter, resume and portfolio in PDF format via our LinkedIn ad. Due to LinkedIn file restrictions we recommend including a link to your portfolio. Applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. We do not accept unsolicited resumes or names from agencies.

All personal data collected by the Company will be kept confidential and only used for recruitment purposes.


Mandatory requirements

It is an essential requirement that at the time of applying for this position, applicants must be currently residing in New Zealand and have the legal right to work in New Zealand.


About Us

Woods Bagot prides itself on driving Dynamic Careers. We believe that our people’s potential are released through opportunities and experiences which are the reward for contribution, initiative, and personal accountability. Our job is to help enable you to take your career to the next level.

If you have the knowledge, skills, and experience for this role, we would love to hear from you!


Inspiration. Innovation. Inclusiveness. We are Woods Bagot.

Woods Bagot is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, colour, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.


At Woods Bagot, we are committed to creating an environment where difference is celebrated, valued and respected, practices are equitable, and our people feel like they belong. We accept that none of us is smarter than all of us. We believe building a diverse workforce is the foundation to creativity and innovative design – it is only by working together that we can realize the potential of our people, clients and communities around us. Through our inclusive leadership and our truly global studio network of strategists, experience designers and scientists, you will find your voice and have the support and flexibility required to bring your whole self to work and build an exceptional career.