Marketing Assistant – Seattle

We are currently accepting applications for a Marketing Assistant in our Seattle office.

Reporting to the CMO, the Marketing Assistant will support the marketing and communications efforts of NK Architects.

Duties & Responsibilities for this role include:

  • Preparation of illustrations, graphics, and photos for web and slide decks.
  • Updates/management of social media channels.
  • Writing of social media post and execution of digital advertising strategy.
  • Other writing assignments, possibly including blog posts, articles, press releases, and website copy.
  • Preparing of slide decks.
  • Website updates.
  • Scheduling and logistical support for marketing and business development efforts.
  • Preparation of proposals and layout/production of other marketing and business development documents/collateral.
  • Calendaring/deadline tracking for key marketing and communications opportunities, including speaking engagements, design awards, etc.


  • Stellar verbal and written communication skills.
  • Love of writing.
  • Energetic with a great sense of humor; excellent interpersonal skills, initiative, and creativity.
  • Proven attention to detail and immaculate organizational skills.
  • Ability to understand a variety of complex systems/processes.
  • Eye for design and visual communication.
  • Comfort with and aptitude for technology, with proven experience in digital marketing and social media.
  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in communications or related major.
  • 2-4 years working in marketing/communications.


Seattle, WA. (310 1st Ave S, Pioneer Square neighborhood).  

Compensation is commensurate with experience. Benefits include medical, transit, 401k, and flexible schedules. Email resumes and portfolio to the Business Manager at Nicholson Kovalchick Architects to [email protected]. Clearly identify the position for which you are applying.

Company Overview

Nicholson Kovalchick (NK) Architects is on a mission to fundamentally transform the way that high performing buildings are developed and built. With a creative and disruptive mindset NK Architects is the country’s leading architectural firm devoted to the creation of value-added passive buildings. Headquartered in downtown Seattle (in the historic Pioneer Square district) and with a growing practice based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, NK serves clients across the United States.

NK Architects stands at the leading edge of high performance building design in the US. Our belief is that we create the best buildings for our clients when we combine great architectural design with Passivhaus building engineering. This fusion not only creates beautiful, comfortable, and healthy places, it also helps create a sustainable future for us all: climate action, building by building.

NK is growing. We are looking for talented, hard-working people who can succeed here and contribute to the success of the firm.

  • Our client’s success is our success.
  • We embrace growth and change.
  • NK supports systematic, logical thinking: the best idea wins.
  • Ownership and self-direction is highly valued.
  • Our staff remains flexible, responsive, and agile.
  • NK strives to make design better, more responsible, more livable.