Careers

  • Marketing Coordinator

    Who we are:

    Simons Architects is an innovative, high-performance architectural design studio located in Portland, Maine that values excellent design, teamwork, attention to detail, hard work, and creative problem-solving. We believe that well-designed buildings do more than resolve spatial programs; they enhance the human experience.

    Who we are hoping to find:

    A collaborative, creative, self-motivated hard-working marketing coordinator to work with our management team and staff on brand and market development, proposal writing, social media management, and design award submissions. The position will focus on developing consistent marketing materials and strategy across multiple platforms. The objective is to elevate our brand, the ideal marketing coordinator would be creative and energized around this goal.

     

    Position: Marketing Coordinator

    Experience Level: 2-5 years

    Part-time Position (24 hours/week)

     

    Ideal candidate will have:

    2-5 years of experience in marketing/brand/public relations in professional services environment

    4-year college degree

    Strong verbal and written communication skills; strong organizational skills

    Impeccable attention to detail- spelling, grammar, tone, branding consistency

    Ability to work independently as well as collaborate with staff and principals

     

    Ability and interest in taking initiative, interfacing with both staff as well as consultants

    Strong graphic skills – Adobe Photoshop, Indesign; working knowledge of Google Workspace, Microsoft Office Suite, WordPress

    Preference to candidates with design and construction industry/related experience

    Facility with social media platforms

    Positive, friendly attitude, engaging personality

    Ability to follow through and execute efficiently

    Must be highly motivated, personable, innovative, flexible, and have good listening skills

     

    On Covid-19:

    While many members of our team are currently working remotely, a candidate should expect to be in the office in Portland, Maine, for the first few months of employment (with Covid Protocols and safety measures in place). Remote working can be considered after that time. All of our staff are fully vaccinated (both doses vaccination, as well as booster), and we expect the ideal candidate to be fully vaccinated with booster as well.

     

    Final candidates will be asked to complete a writing exercise.

    To view some of our work, please see www.simonsarchitects.com

     

    Please email letter of interest, references to: careers@simonsarchitects.com

  • Architectural Designer

    Simons Architects is an innovative, high-performance design studio located in Portland, Maine that values excellent design, teamwork, attention to detail, hard work, and creative problem-solving. We believe that well-designed buildings do more than resolve spatial programs; they enhance the human experience.

    We are committed to the design process and embrace an open studio culture. Weekly design presentations, pin-ups, and charrettes help us keep our design brains active. Office parties have included curling lessons, card games, bowling outings, and tacos. If any of these things sound like they might be up your alley, reach out and connect with us.

    Who we are hoping to find:

    A collaborative, creative, self-motivated hard-working architectural designer to join our team

    Experience Level: 4-6 years of professional design experience working on commercial and institutional projects

    A professional architectural degree, BArch or MArch

    Demonstrates initiative and ability to work independently

    Ability to work efficiently in small flexible teams

    Ideal candidate will be in process of pursuing professional licensure

    Strong verbal and written communication skills

    Strong Revit, AutoCad, Adobe Suite, and Sketch-up skills

    Knowledge of LEED, Passivhaus, Living Building Challenge desirable

    Positive attitude

     

    On Covid-19:

    While many members of our team are currently working remotely, a candidate should expect to be in the office in Portland, Maine, for the first few months of employment (with Covid Protocols and safety measures in place). Remote working can be considered after that time.

     

    Please email letter of interest, resume, and work samples (max total 15 MB) to: careers@simonsarchitects.com