STUDIO MANAGER | Hacker Architects


The Hacker interiors group is looking for a highly organized studio manager. The ideal person prides themselves on attention to detail and effective communication, and an enthusiasm for project management in design and architecture. The primary responsibility is to serve as a studio manager for the interior designers while supporting the studio director’s role. This would include ensuring our project deadlines are on track with the various designers; forecasting and coordinating future staffing needs; reviewing and monitoring billable staff hours; developing fees/writing fee proposals; contract writing; scheduling/calendar management; and assisting designers with library and materials management. Skill set would include professional email and phone etiquette, ability to write, specific experience in project management; and the ability to work independently and manage time well. Working knowledge of MS Word and Excel, familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite and Deltek ideal but not required. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Hacker is an architecture and interiors studio of 60+ united by a desire to create spaces that enrich the world – spaces that make us feel more connected to the landscape, each other and ourselves. We are an equal opportunity employer and champion social equity and mentorship. Hacker offers competitive salary and generous benefits including paid parental leave, 401K benefits with a match, health, dental, life and disability insurance, and FSA.

Our devotion to craft and 30+ year history of environmentally progressive design, our expressive use of materials and natural light – above all, our reputation for seeking clarity and meaning in every aspect of the work – has earned us international, national, and regional design awards, top prizes in three national design competitions, and publication internationally. In 2016 Hacker was ranked the #13 firm in the nation by ARCHITECT magazine, and in 2013 named the AIA’s Northwest & Pacific Region Firm of the Year.

Please respond with a letter of interest and your resume and send it to:, attn: Sarah Bell.