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Head Of Design (Workplace) - South East London

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  • Location London
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary £100,000 - £120,000
  • Ref 14092
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Head of Design (Workplace) Job in  South East London

A new Head of Design job is now available in London. This position will suit an experienced workplace leader, seeking responsibility and the opportunity to grow and build a team from the ground up. The ideal candidate will have worked in all aspects of workplace design and will count business development and staff mentorship as their main skills. Salary of £100,000 – £120,000 + Benefits.

With decades of experience and 800+ members of staff across multiple studios in the US, Europe, and Asia, this award-winning architecture and interior design practice has worked in a variety of sectors including workplace, commercial, aviation, education, and more. Their London office is now growing and they need a Head of Design to lead the team’s expansion! The position will be fully based in their brand new SE London office.

Role & Responsibilities

  • To hire and grow the company’s interior design team in London
  • Design leadership
  • Staff mentorship & development
  • Business development
  • Managing client relationships
  • Collaborating with other studio leaders worldwide
  • Reporting to the Group Senior Leadership Team

Required Skills & Experience

  • 15+ years of experience, focused on interior spaces of a variety of workplaces
  • Proven ability to lead clients through workplace strategy, development and change
  • Demonstrated business development success and confident presentation skills
  • Must be a highly motivated and well-rounded leader
  • Strong organisational, time management and communication skills
  • A degree in Interior Design, Interior Architecture or Architecture
  • Revit, AutoCAD and/or Adobe Suite skills not essential but welcomed

What you get back

  • Salary of £100,000 – £120,000. Flexible for outstanding candidates.
  • Benefits will be discussed at interview.


If you meet the criteria above, send us your CV and portfolio. We receive a large number of applications so if you do not hear back within 7 days consider your application unsuccessful this time. We will keep a copy of your details on file for future vacancies.

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Head of Design (Workplace) Job in London – Your Interior Design Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: Gaby Montero Job Ref: 14092) #LI-GM1

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