The Kansas City and Lawence studios of Gould Evans are seeking a full time Marketing Associate to work as part of our collaborative design practice. This is a great opportunity for a highly-motivated, organized, creative communicator with a strong visual sensibility and a passion for design.
Gould Evans’ design portfolio is intentionally diverse – in project type, scale and location. This diversity is a strength that encourages innovative, critical thinking and discourages a formulaic approach. Above all, we work to create solutions that transform their surroundings, engage their occupants, sustain their environment and support our clients’ missions.
We seek employees who share our values of intellectual curiosity, collaboration and passion for meaningful design outcomes. Currently, we have more than 150 associates across our Kansas City, Lawrence, New Orleans, San Francisco, and Phoenix studios. A recognized “Best Place to Work” by Ingram’s Magazine, Gould Evans embraces equity, diversity and creative freedom as core values.
Primary responsibilities of the Marketing Associate position:
Manage proposal/interview processes from start to finish, working under the supervision of the marketing manager, and collaborating closely with firm principals and design staff. This includes coordinating information, writing/editing copy, and designing visually-compelling proposal layouts.
Act as a visual storyteller for Gould Evans, creating marketing collateral to include brochures, presentation boards, powerpoint presentations and social media / blog content;
Manage architectural photography shoots, working under the direction of project team architects;
Coordinate Gould Evans participation in industry and community events;
Conduct research into potential clients, collaborators and competitors;
Proactively track leads and maintain marketing database;
Assist in supporting STEAM Studio (http://steam-studio.com) a nonprofit educational environment located within Gould Evans’ Kansas City studio.
This is a full-time position which includes generous benefits such as vacation time, sick time, medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance as well as participation in a 401(k) and employee stock ownership plans.
We’re seeking candidates with:
Strong visual communications and writing/proofreading skills;
A professional demeanor and the ability to collaborate with a multitude of industry professionals;
Excellent organizational skills;
Ability to multitask and meet tight deadlines;
Ability to adapt to new opportunities and responsibilities;
Knowledge of and passion for architecture and design;
High energy level and a keen eye for detail;
Proficiency in Adobe suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat) and Microsoft Office (emphasis on PowerPoint). Graphic design skills, photography skills or Deltek Vision experience preferred;
Intellectual curiosity and a proactive attitude;
3-5 years professional working experience (beyond internships), preferably within the AEC industry.
If this sounds like you, please submit your resume, cover letter and visual work samples to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please, no calls about this position. EOE/AA/Veterans/Disabled
Gould Evans is a 140 person design firm with offices nationwide offering services in the disciplines of architecture, interior design, urban planning, landscape architecture and graphic design.