Retail & Cultural Strategist
Full Time
Surry Hills, NSW

We are looking for a researcher and strategist with experience in retail and urban development. The role requires a combination of investigative smarts, clear thinking and skilfully guiding our clients.

About Right Angle Studio

Right Angle Studio is an urban strategy agency. Our team is made up of strategists, creatives, writers and designers. Our clients and collaborators are exciting and diverse businesses in Australia (and beyond), including corporate, government and cultural, big and small.

Your role

You will support the Business Directors on client projects by providing clear strategic thinking across a broad range of retail projects. As well as the following:

— Simplification of complex problems
— Making the day-to-day happen: managing timelines and budgets, keeping clients updated, attending workshops, working with internal teams support the project process from concept approval to dispatch, to ensure the best possible project result
— Visualisation of abstract concepts in graphic mediums
— Reductive copywriting and narrative building to convey concepts
— Management of small teams by providing guidance and clear briefings
— Delivery of client presentations

“Being prepared isn’t a matter of how much you practice. It’s about knowing that even if you fail, you won’t give up.”

John Maeda, Redesigning Leadership

What you need to succeed

— Global perspectives through travel and reading
— Ability to remain calm and organised under competing deadlines
— Ability to establish rapport with various stakeholders and drive relationships with external clients
— Knowledge of retail design rules of thumb
— Highly organised with attention to detail and confidence when presenting to clients
— Capable design skills to make presentations and mark up detailed plans
— Ability to manage small teams
— Deep and constructively critical thinker familiar with urbanism and architecture

Our Team

Right Angle Studio fosters an environment where each team member is valued for their input, where ambition and initiative are encouraged and where the five core values of Human, Impactful, Edited, Distinct and Intentional are instilled into everything we do.

Right Angle Studio is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building a work environment that is both diverse and inclusive. You will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, ethnicity, creed, disability, or age.


Besides a rewarding career and competitive remuneration you will receive the following benefits:

— Paramount Recreation Club membership
— Staff rates on food and drinks at Paramount Recreation Club
— Complimentary cinema tickets at the Golden Age Cinema & Bar
— Staff rates on food and drinks at Golden Age Cinema & Bar

Where to from here

Please send your CV (including references) and accompanying cover letter explaining why you are right for this role to Only those eligible to work in Australia or have a valid Australian work permit/visa will be considered for the position.