Business Development / Marketing Coordinator

WHLC architecture is seeking an experienced or emerging professional to coordinate Business Development and Marketing efforts in the Baton Rouge office.

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JOB DESCRIPTION

This full-time position will be responsible for leveraging WHLC’s existing business development and marketing channels to promote the firm, while also developing and implementing new strategies to identify and pursue new clients and job opportunities. The Business Development/Marketing Coordinator will work as part of a team with the partners and other staff, and be responsible for meeting his/her deadlines as part of a collaborative and responsive marketing workflow. The Business Development/Marketing Coordinator will be expected to deliver high quality work with a close attention to detail in keeping with the values of the firm. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to coordinating, writing, assembling and submitting proposals (RFP/RFQ, SF 330); nurturing a positive client relationship with existing clients; reaching out to new prospective clients; establishing and maintaining a customer relationship management (CRM) system; identifying and pursuing new job opportunities.

MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to managing WHLC’s website, social media accounts, email marketing campaigns and portfolio brochures; pursuing opportunities for publication of professional work in relevant media and design publications; writing and design of marketing collateral award submittals; coordinating the photographing of WHLC projects; assist in collecting and organizing WHLC’s marketing and digital media content.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • College degree in communications or related field, and 2-4 years of relevant work experience preferred
  • Strong organization and time management skills, including an ability to manage and prioritize competing assignments
  • Strong attention to detail and graphic layout skills
  • Excellent written and interpersonal communications skills
  • Proficiency with desktop publishing software including Adobe Creative Suite (including InDesign) and MS office
  • Ambitious, self-motivated, lifelong learner who takes pride in their work
  • Customer-service minded individual with a positive attitude

About WHLC

Washer Hill Lipscomb Cabaniss, LLC, (WHLC) Architecture is an established 35 year old Baton Rouge architecture and interior design firm with offices in Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Fairhope, Alabama; and Biloxi, Mississippi. WHLC is a full-service, award-winning professional architecture firm with expertise in healthcare design, multi-family residential architecture, project delivery, building programming, planning, and interior design. WHLC maintains a high commitment to design excellence, exploration, innovation and collaboration. WHLC believes that quality service is rooted in strong collaborative relationships with our clients and partners.