Marketing Specialist

Safdie Architects Safdie Architects Employer:
Somerville, MA, USLocation:
Wed, Dec 20 '23Posted on:

Safdie Architects is looking for a dynamic, versatile, and curious marketing professional to join our team in Somerville. Are you passionate about architecture and fascinated by a process that transforms ideas and sketches into buildings and cities? Do you delight in weaving crisp prose and vivid graphics into compelling stories that drive results? If so, we’d love to hear from you.

Reporting to the Director of Marketing & Communications, you will work closely with the firm’s leadership and design teams to develop marketing strategies, content, and collateral that promote our people, process, expertise, and ingenuity and celebrate the positive impact of our projects in their communities.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Developing and managing qualifications and proposal submissions
  • Designing award submissions, interview or conference decks, templates, and custom collateral
  • Supporting marketing campaign strategy, implementation, and analysis
  • Assisting with business development efforts through research, monitoring, and reporting
  • Managing website updates and supporting content development
  • Managing content and image databases
  • Opportunities to support the architectural team on design competitions and assist external partners on exhibitions and publications

Our Ideal Candidate:

  • Is proactive, resourceful, and self-motivated with strong organizational skills
  • Is an adept writer and editor with graphic design acumen
  • Enjoys learning by doing, iterating, and continuous improvement
  • Embraces new technology and investigates emerging trends
  • Has a personal interest or background in architecture or communication arts

Desired Experience & Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Communications, Graphic Design, Journalism, English or related field
  • 3-5 years’ experience in marketing within an architecture, design, or consulting firm
  • Proficient with Adobe InDesign, Acrobat, and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Experience with OpenAsset, KA Synthesis and/or project management SaaS a plus

How We Work:

Please note that this role is full-time in our office—a bright and open converted industrial building—between Porter and Harvard Squares in Somerville, Massachusetts. While the role offers some schedule flexibility, we are not hybrid or remote.

About Safdie Architects:

Safdie Architects is a design studio driven by a spirit of innovation and idealism, founded on the guiding principles that architecture should be inherently timeless, connected to nature, and profoundly humane. We are a diverse international team of architects and creatives whose energetic collaborations with clients and communities yield exuberant buildings and vibrant public spaces.


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