Senior Interior Designer, Melbourne

SJB Interiors Melbourne is seeking a Senior Interior Designer with experience delivering projects from concept through to completion in the high-end residential, hospitality and commercial sectors. The purpose of this role is to manage the efficient and effective coordination of day to day activities and staff to ensure the delivery of quality professional services and design excellence.

Responsibilities / Duties

  • Manage small and medium projects of a simple, difficult or complex nature
  • Develop conceptual design and schematic designs to enable the production of design development and contract documentation
  • Plan documentation programs and monitor their progress through preparation of project programs, weekly progress reports to management, actions identified and actioned
  • Liaise with and manage clients
  • Liaise with and direct sub-consultants to ensure all aspects of the project are coordinated
  • Ensure design intent and quality technical solutions are achieved throughout the project
  • Ability to work to a brief which details what a space will be used for
  • Inspecting and surveying buildings and spaces
  • Negotiating fees and setting schedules for the project
  • Researching and drawing up initial plans
  • Supervising the work of others as it is carried out on responsible projects

Key Selection Criteria

High proficiency in the following skills is required:

  • Management:  Direct and work within a team, project planning and management, reviewing performance, managing meetings, client and consultant management
  • Design:  Understand and implement design content
  • Project Documentation: tendering and negotiation, specification and scheduling
  • Technical: AutoCAD, Revit, Photoshop, InDesign, Construction techniques, building regulations and building contracts, project management systems
  • Professional Problem: identification and resolution, personal presentation, verbal and written communicationAdditionally, you will be qualified with an Interior Design, Architecture or other suitable qualification


Please email your CV and portfolio under 10MG with the Subject Heading: Senior Interior Designer to