Vancouver, WA

Marketing Coordinator

LSW Architects is seeking a Marketing Coordinator with a focus on proposal generation with 3-5 years’ experience. This role will be part of a multi-disciplinary team and will have the unique opportunity to interact directly with other designers, architects, copywriters, strategists, consultants, and leadership team members. To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and samples of your work (website link or pdf portfolio) to hello@lsw-architects.com.

What You'll Bring

You must be a motivated, self-driven team player who collaborates well with others, has excellent communication skills, thrives in a fast-paced environment, and can advise/consult with other team members on project-related issues.    

As a key member of the LSW Business Development and Marketing team, you will have a solid understanding of the AEC industry’s public and private sector proposal process. In addition, with support from the Marketing Director, you’ll have the design and project management experience needed to prepare, refine, and elevate LSW’s multi-page proposals, as well as a wide range of external marketing collateral and branded presentation materials. 


Specific skills/qualities needed for the job:  

  • Bachelor’s in marketing, communications, graphics, architecture, or related field is desired with 3-5 years’ experience. Experience within the A/E/C industry is highly desired. 
  • Technical digital and print production skills are necessary and require a demonstrated ability to effectively use database applications, i.e. Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, & Photoshop), Microsoft Office, and Social Media (Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn)
  • Expertise and proficiency in authoring, editing, and organizing various components of a proposal/qualifications package to ensure content is comprehensive and client specific and in accordance with the LSW brand standards (attention to detail and quality control/assurance)
  • Familiarity with solicitation processes: Invitation for Bid, Statement of Qualifications, Request for Qualifications, Request for Proposals, etc.
  • Strong organization, multi-tasking, and time management skills will be crucial for maintaining production calendars to meet tight deadlines and advise on production timelines
  • Ability to strategize with project pursuit teams to develop and create appropriate presentation materials that are comprehensive, client-specific, and that follow LSW brand standards
  • Must possess strong conceptual skills, high-level sense of design, layout, and typography to develop and design infographics/tables/charts to convey data points and ideas
  • Ability to coordinate and develop presentations for both internal meetings and client engagements using PowerPoint, Keynote, Miro, etc.
  • Takes initiative, finds opportunities for improvement, and motivated to learn 
  • Ability to take projects from start to finish with minimal supervision 
Working at LSW

LSW is supported by a multigenerational team of architects, planners, and designers who bring strength to the firm through a diverse cross-section of perspectives, backgrounds, and skills.

Our firm combines a 60+ year architectural legacy with the energy of a start-up. We’re intentional about creating an atmosphere that nurtures personal growth and leadership, and always look for ways to enhance the team experience. We believe in nurturing the skills and talents that come naturally to individuals and pairing these with opportunities to have the most impact, within our collaborative culture and in the community. 

Projects

We live and cultivate an approach that aims to strengthen the relationship between all things to one another: People, community, environment. Clients are selected based upon alignment with firm values, desire for long-term relationships, and opportunity for the work to positively impact the overall community. Project types typically include early learning, K-12 educational, higher-ed, multi-family, mixed-use, and adaptive re-use projects.    

To apply, please send us your portfolio, resume, and a letter introducing yourself to Hello@LSW-Architects.com.