Create the future, now

Who are we?

Greenshoot Consulting and Greenaway Architects provide an integrated offering across strategy, engagement and design and support projects and organisations across Australia to become future ready in a rapidly evolving environment.

Greenshoot Consulting is a strategic consulting firm with specialist skills in strategy + bid development, vision setting, facilitation and engagement (including extensive experience working with Traditional Owner groups and First Peoples communities to support the development of capital works projects) and solution design. Greenshoot excels in working with clients to navigate complex, multi stakeholder environments.

Greenshoot is committed to building stronger communities by working in an ethical manner with clients and stakeholders on projects which seek to make a difference. We have a core team of consultants, researchers, designers and design strategists, who are inspired by projects that place people at the centre of the work we do and that can make a positive difference to the world in which we live.

Greenaway Architects is a Melbourne-based, award-winning architecture and interior design firm with an accumulative experience of over 50 years in both residential and commercial sectors. Our work ranges from large-scale public infrastructure projects to commercial developments, office fit-outs, retail and cultural projects and small scale private homes. Greenaway Architects is led by Jefa Greenaway (Waiwan/Kamilaroi) a nationally recognised architect, academic (University of Melbourne), design advocate and a regular design commentator on ABC Radio Melbourne). Over two decades he has championed Indigenous-led design thinking, particularly through the International Indigenous Design Charter, as Regional Ambassador (Oceania) of INDIGO (International Indigenous Design Alliance) and sits on numerous boards that intersect with art, architecture and cultural heritage.committed to innovative design and quality outcome to meet the needs and aspirations of all our client

Together, we are growing quickly, taking on projects across multiple sectors and applying our expertise in visioning, strategic planning, community and stakeholder engagement, precinct and infrastructure planning, architecture + design, placemaking, wayfinding and much more.
We’re energised by the people and clients we work with and the collective impact we can achieve. We’re are currently looking for a range of new people to join our expanding Melbourne-based team.

What do we need?

We have multiple positions available for individuals who …
• Have experience working for a consulting firm and are comfortable leading client engagements;
• Have architectural and/or design backgrounds, at all levels of experience and across multiple disciplines including infrastructure, landscape, placemaking and way finding design
• Possesses a blend of creative flair, project management acumen and the ability to tell a story;
• Value relationships and the facilitation process as much as the solution itself;
• Work comfortably across multiple domains, combined with highly developed soft skills like empathy, complex reasoning and creative problem solving;
• Recognise that learning is multidirectional and the value of diverse perspectives;
• Are excited to work on projects where values and purpose mean are more than just a branding exercise.

What do we offer?

Excitement of the new – Greenshoot Consulting and Greenaway Architects offer a unique proposition in the marketplace and are leaders in the field of embedding First Peoples knowledge and culture into design outcomes. Our IP and client set are well-established and growing. By joining us close to the beginning of our story you get to write yourself into it.
The opportunity to be part of solutions that make a difference – by designing solutions that resonate deeply and enable our clients to achieve their aspirations, you can make a positive impact across a multitude of sectors.
Real flexibility –  For us, the most important thing is delivering excellent client outcomes – as long as we can do this, the where, when and how we work is up for grabs. We value flexibility and believe it works both ways, so we will always work to achieve what is best for you, our clients and the company.
A diversity of experience – Our clients come from many fields, across sectors and cultures. This means you will be working across a broad range of industries and business contexts, allowing you to balance your desire for the new with proven methodologies, which allow you to continue to develop and grow along the way.

How to apply?

Along with providing a CV let us know why we would be a good fit in 150 words or less. Send Expressions of Interest to