People

Bringing together a diverse pool of talent around a single shared table, our company is built on open, ongoing conversation. Founded in 1992 by Trey Trahan, the firm is intimate in size but broad in its scope.  We engage in a collective questioning of how our process and work can contribute to the health of our ecologies, cities and economies. Each member of the Trahan team is an integral part of a collaborative process that enriches our company culture and improves the quality of our work.

Ethos: Collaboration

Careers

The quality of our work reflects the collective commitment of a diverse and engaged team. Build your career with us.

New Orleans
The full-time Project Designer position offers the opportunity to engage in challenging work within an award-winning, collaborative practice in search of design excellence. The Project Designer will be directly involved in a range of project types, exploring form and function, with a strong focus on materiality. We are searching for someone who is committed to the collective questioning of how our process and work can contribute to the health of our ecologies, cities, and economies with design solutions that are...
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The full-time Design Architect position offers the opportunity to engage in challenging work within an award-winning, collaborative practice in search of design excellence. The Design Architect will be directly involved in a range of project types, exploring form and function, with a strong focus on materiality. We are searching for someone who is committed to the collective questioning of how our process and work can contribute to the health of our ecologies, cities, and economies with design solutions that are...
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We are looking for a professional, full-time Designer to join our diverse team. Candidates will have the opportunity to engage in challenging work within an award-winning, collaborative practice in search of design excellence. The designer will be directly involved in a range of project types, exploring form and function, with a strong focus on materiality. We are searching for someone who is committed to the collective questioning of how our process and work can contribute to the health of our ecologies, cities, and economies...
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Trahan Architects is particularly interested in senior design and technical architects and managers who have experience with large-scale, programmatically complex projects, especially those related to cultural, educational, assembly, and mixed-use facilities in the range of $5 to $20 million or more. Senior Technical Coordinators work directly with the firm’s principals, project managers, design leaders, and team members. They are responsible for technical aspects of assigned projects, including exploration of design solutions. They are committed to reconciling the goals and priorities...
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New York
We are looking for a professional, full-time Designer to join our diverse team. Candidates will have the opportunity to engage in challenging work within an award-winning, collaborative practice in search of design excellence. The designer will be directly involved in a range of project types, exploring form and function, with a strong focus on materiality. We are searching for someone who is committed to the collective questioning of how our process and work can contribute to the health of our...
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The full-time Design Architect position offers the opportunity to engage in challenging work within an award-winning, collaborative practice in search of design excellence. The Design Architect will be directly involved in a range of project types, exploring form and function, with a strong focus on materiality. We are searching for someone who is committed to the collective questioning of how our process and work can contribute to the health of our ecologies, cities, and economies with design solutions that are...
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Marketing Manager

The full-time Marketing Manager position offers the opportunity to engage in challenging work within an award-winning, collaborative architecture practice in search of design excellence. The role is based in the firm’s New Orleans office. The ideal candidate will have applicable experience in an architecture or engineering firm, or related industry; a positive, can-do attitude; time management skills; and the agility to pivot from one project to the next and back again.

The role manages and coordinates the firm’s marketing efforts. Develops, implements, and maintains effective RFP response process to maximize creation of new business within the firm’s established goals and objectives. Develops and implements promotional programs and plans; prepares proposals, presentations, collateral, and qualification packages. Supports external communications including website, newsletter, and social media. Indicated below are anticipated, but no limited to, roles and responsibilities:

Essential Functions/Responsibilities:

  • Assist with strategy and development of LOI/RFQ/RFP responses
  • Assist with strategy and development of subconsultant teams for proposals
  • Creative writing and narrative development for outgoing content
  • Maintain the master studio lead sheet
  • Inform the go/no go process for new opportunities
  • Lead awards submission pipeline and production
  • Lead Trahan newsletter production and inform content
  • Oversee and update firm website content through WordPress CMS back end. Ability to efficiently edit, create, and upload website content to support overall firm communications
  • Oversee and update firm social media content and lead social media campaign development
  • Participate in the development of interview presentations
  • Coordinate all outgoing written content and visual collateral
  • Grow network of subconsultants
  • Open Relationship doors as appropriate
  • Other duties as assigned

Experience required:

  • BA or BS degree required
  • Minimum of 2+ years of marketing/communications experience, preferably in the Architecture/Engineering/Construction sector
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Creative Suite
  • Proficiency with social media platforms, website CMS, and email marketing services preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail, quality, and thoroughness
  • Proactive and able to work independently with good judgment and minimal direction
  • Highly organized and capable of effectively handling multiple projects and tasks concurrently
  • Adaptable and resourceful in handling shifting, sometimes competing, priorities and tight deadlines while maintaining a friendly, positive, and helpful attitude
  • Ability to interact with clients, consultants, and colleagues alike with the utmost professionalism
  • Commitment to strict confidence and discretion around highly sensitive information
  • Ability to work within a team structure
  • Strong, positive references

Compensation and Benefits:

  • We offer a competitive compensation package including SIMPLE IRA plan, health, dental, and vision insurance, paid vacation and personal days.

Candidate submissions should include a cover letter and resume online at https://trahanarchitects.com/people/ in the Careers section.

Trahan Architects is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.

This policy applies to all employment practices within our organization, including hiring, recruiting, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, leave of absence, compensation, benefits, training, and apprenticeship. Trahan Architects makes hiring decisions based solely on qualifications, merit, and business needs at the time.  For more information about Trahan Architects, please visit https://trahanarchitects.com/.

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