Join our team!

June 21, 2023

Hecker Guthrie is growing and we are looking for a dynamic Senior Interior Designer to join our team.

After over 20 years in practice, Hecker Guthrie have established a leading presence in the design community, both locally and internationally. The Studio is led by Founding Principals Paul Hecker and Hamish Guthrie, alongside Directors Stacey Van Harn and Kymberley Gim. Hecker Guthrie work across a diverse range of sectors, from high end residential and multi-residential to hospitality, hotel, retail and commercial. The Studio has high standards for its work and is regularly recognised in industry awards.


We’re a hard-working, tight-knit team of 18, based in a Studio space in Richmond, Melbourne. Hecker Guthrie feels like a ‘big family’ practice. Large enough to be interesting, but not so big you get lost. We believe work-life balance is important; our team get 5 weeks of paid annual leave every year, including a birthday day off (and, of course, cake!) We support our team’s professional development, including ongoing design mentorship from Principals Paul and Hamish.


-You’re highly interested in, and engaged with, design culture

-You’re a strong all-rounder, with experience across projects from Concept through Documentation and Completion,

-You have a minimum of 6 years’ of relevant industry experience as an Interior Designer, ideally locally,

-You have 3+ years’ experience working in a 3D CAD Software (preferably ArchiCAD),

-You’re a pro using Microsoft Office, InDesign and Photoshop,

-You have great communication skills, and aren’t afraid to share your opinion,

-You’re keen to continue learning and developing your skills in a supportive environment.

-You have the right to work in Australia.

… Does this sound like you?

If you tick the boxes above, we want to hear from you. Please email our Practice Manager, Stephanie Paterson, at

We want to understand who you are as a designer, so please include the below in your email:

-A brief outline of your career to date

-Key project experience/ What are you most proud of?

-Which designers / design practices do you love, and why?

What excites you about the opportunity to work with Hecker Guthrie?

Please attach your Resume and Folio, and if you feel your Folio doesn’t fully represent you as a Designer, perhaps include a couple of pages of Design Inspiration Imagery which you feel articulates ‘you’ better. No copy / paste applications please. Only shortlisted applications will be contacted.

Applications will close on the 21st July 2023

Join our team!