Registered Architect (or equivalent)

7–10 years' experience

Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland

An opportunity exists for a Registered Architect (or equivalent) to join our vibrant Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland studio.

Studio Pacific Architecture has an established reputation for award-winning architecture, landscape, urban design and interior projects. At Studio Pacific, we are a creative, collaborative and cross-disciplinary team, with a diverse portfolio of work across Aotearoa New Zealand.  

It is an exciting time to join our growing team, with a range of creative projects, all at various design stages, from project inception and concept analysis through to developed and detailed design. We strive to support our team and offer many benefits to help staff thrive personally and professionally. We offer:

  • A creative, supportive and inclusive working culture
  • Extensive personal and professional development support
  • A flexible work environment with opportunities for various working arrangements including part-time hours
  • Excellent health and wellbeing support including health insurance, assistance from in-house mental health first-aiders and mental health resources
  • Daily morning teas, endless specialty coffee, fresh fruit and frequent social gatherings 

We are looking for a full-time staff member to work on a range of exciting projects around the countryThe successful applicant will have excellent design skills, strong CAD (preferably ArchiCAD) and technical skills, be adept at collaborating with and leading project teams, and have the ability to contribute to the design and documentation of our diverse range of projects.

You will be responsible for leading and/or contributing to the design, documentation, and management of transportation, commercial, workplace or community projects. The ability to achieve high levels of design quality and consistency in all project aspects is essential, along with the ability to set and adhere to project budgets, and programmes and to coach and develop team members. Developing strong relationships with clients is also a must.

You will also have a good knowledge of procurement strategies, ECI, and have experience in Site Observation duties of commercial projects.


If you have the following attributes, skills and experience, we would love to hear from you:

Key Attributes

  • Strong project architecture and leadership skills
  • Creative and collaborative designer
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent design ability
  • High level of thoroughness and attention to detail
  • Ability to lead and manage teams

Key Skills and Experience

  • Completed a degree in Architecture at a recognised school of Architecture or Design
  • Minimum of 7-10 years' industry experience in an Architectural Office
  • Proficient CAD skills (preferably ArchiCAD)
  • Strong Detailed Documentation experience
  • Strong technical knowledge

Apply Now

If you have these qualities and would like to play a key part in our exciting body of projects and develop your career within an excellent culture and cross-disciplinary team, please send your CV, covering letter and a sample of your portfolio including 5-10 examples of your work. 


Paula MacDonald
Senior Principal – People

Studio Pacific Architecture 
PO Box 11 517
Wellington 6142