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Samantha Todhunter Design is an Interior Design practice executing high-end luxury residential projects in the UK, Europe and the US. Known for an easy modern dynamic, the studio creates interiors that are at once relaxed and informal but paired with essential dashes of wit and glamour, this balance feeds into every element of the studio and defines the company’s signature. The studio is recognised across the industry as a front runner and has regularly been included in the top 100 designers list by House & Garden magazine as well as Luxe Magazine’s Gold List and Country and Townhouse finest 50. 

Current Roles

Senior Designer

We are looking for a Senior Designer to join our small in-house design team based in the Chelsea design district. This role lies at the heart of the studio and is essential to maintaining our first-class reputation and to the smooth running of our projects. We are looking for a ‘right hand’ who will take ownership of the delivery of the studio’s projects and help us continue to build on our exceptional reputation.

This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic and friendly team who create interesting, personal and beautiful projects for our clients, always placing service and client experience at the forefront of every project. Reporting directly to Samantha, you will provide Interior Architecture and FF&E design direction and delivery across multiple UK and US based projects.


  • Someone with an overriding passion for design, interiors and art – who is always on the lookout for new products, techniques and suppliers to ensure that we deliver the absolute best work for our clients
  • Someone who can work alongside Samantha at the highest level to lead projects, taking responsibility and driving the process forwards
  • A confident, trustworthy and charming person who is comfortable interacting with clients, suppliers and contractors
  • Good project management and leadership skills, a confident troubleshooter capable of handling multiple projects at once
  • Someone who shares a similar aesthetic, principles and ethos. The studio is intentionally small and intimate in its set up, and it will be essential that there is a good personality fit


  • Leading the creative and conceptual process of a project from initial concept through to design intent package level – this includes all design and FF+E drawings, schedules and specifications and related project documentation. Candidate must have a keen eye for detail in all areas of the design process – including experience in joinery packages
  • Present concepts and project presentations to clients. Offering a seamless, personable, ‘nothing is too much trouble’ dedicated service
  • Managing the project process; leading meetings, preparing agendas, site attendance, design programs and liaison between all parties through to project completion
  • Building strong relationships with suppliers, craftsmen and clients
  • Deliver confident, experienced and skilled space planning, applying knowledge of the planning process and building regulations where applicable
  • Coordinate and oversee the project’s documentation, ensuring comments and revisions are always up to date. Managing and checking information from sub-contractors and suppliers
  • Close projects efficiently, rectifying snags and wrapping up projects us as quickly and seamlessly as possible
  • Design and develop bespoke furniture alongside Samantha to grow our capsule collection, The Warborough Collection
  • Streamlining processes and procedures across all avenues within your remit


  • A degree or equivalent in Interior Design/Interior Architecture 
  • 5-7 years post graduate experience in the luxury residential sector
  • Full proficiency in CAD, Adobe Creative suite, Microsoft, Gmail and drop-box systems
  • Experience in Vector-works and EstiPC would be a bonus
  • Comprehensive knowledge of FF&E with a strong directory of suppliers, products and finishes across  furniture, joinery, lighting and sanitary-ware
  • Experience working on all aspects of projects through concept to installation/ completion, applying a strong awareness for deadlines and programs
  • A broad understanding of the financial aspects of a projects
  • A tactful, reliable and friendly team player who is keen to help the company grow and excel
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and a rigorous dedicated approach to work
  • Excellent communication and presentation, fluent English in both verbal and written fields
  • Be able to work at a fast pace individually and as part of a team, managing and multi-tasking workload priorities
  • Experience of working on various projects scales


  • An internationally recognised company with a talented small design team based in central London
  • A friendly and fun sociable working environment where creativity is encouraged, and a dog occasionally makes an appearance
  • Opportunity to travel to sites worldwide, supplier workshops and to attend industry events.
  • 25 days holiday with an additional birthday day
  • The opportunity of hybrid working (three days office, two days from home)
  • Competitive salary based on experience and other perks & benefits

For more information on the role please send a copy of your CV and covering letter to