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Join Us: Careers + Culture

At Young + Richards, we extend a warm invitation to individuals who bring not only talent but also a unique personality to our team. With studios in Auckland and Napier, we are always looking for enthusiastic design professionals to connect with us.

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Our Culture:

Work + Life Balance

We believe in a healthy balance between work, family, and play. That's why we offer flexible work arrangements, paid overtime, a nine-day fortnight, and generous parental leave.

Collaboration + Inclusiveness

We're passionate about creating a workplace where everyone feels valued and respected. That's why we encourage everyone to share their ideas and contribute to the team. Its also why we value a diversity of genders and cultures across the office.


We understand that everyone has different needs, we offer a variety of flexible work arrangements, including part-time hours, flextime, and the ability to work from home where feasible as you gain seniority.

Supportive Environment

We're committed to creating a workplace where everyone feels comfortable and supported. That's why we have two dedicated people and culture team members who are always available to help.


At our offices, we maintain equal representation of men and women, and our team is composed of individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds and 20+ nationalities across our offices. We're dedicated to fostering a supportive environment for all.

Professional Development + Career Pathways

We support our team's growth and development by offering a variety of training and mentorship programs. We also have a number of career pathways available, so you can advance your career in the direction that interests you most. We support your professional development through collaborative senior-level meetings twice a year to discuss your career growth and plan opportunities.


We believe that a happy workplace is a productive workplace. That's why we offer a variety of perks and social events to keep our team engaged and motivated.