Communications Manager

International Culver City based firm seeks a strategic storyteller with a passion for the design industry.
  • Salary: US $65000-85000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Los Angeles
  • Sector: Business Support
  • Job Ref: 48843

About this role

Seeking a Communications Manager who will collaborate with leadership teams to create and implement external communication campaigns that support business objectives in key markets – Aviation, Health, Hospitality, Commercial, Education and Sports. 

Key requirements: 

  • Gain an understanding of our business strategy, projects, research and stories to craft integrated communication campaigns (not one-off communications)
  • Leverage all available communication channels to execute communication campaigns (conferences in-office events, media relations, social media, firm website, e-marketing, etc.) For Example: 
  • Materials development: draft written content, including project case stories, byline articles, white papers, blog posts, web site content, social media posts, award entries, marketing collateral, e-marketing (does not include RFPs and bids)
  • Public and media relations: liaise with Global Public Relations team to raise profile in key media outlets. This will involve creating an editorial calendar, creating PR opportunities, developing strong relationships with targeted reporters and placing stories 
  • Social media: guide our leadership on social media best practices (instruct them on hos to use their channels strategically), liaise with the Firm-wide Social Media Manager on content strategy and develop social media content 
  • Event strategy: collaborate with sector and office leadership to create events (inside office) that engage clients, the design community and inter company employees
  • Collaborate with global Comms team: partner with a team of writers, designers, producers and strategists to support your communication programs
  • Evaluate opportunities for partnerships, sponsorship and advertising on an on-going basis


  • Fluency with global trends shaping the architecture industry – as well as various clientele industries 
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Experience collaborating with and advising senior and executive leadership 
  • Fluency in social media 
  • Able to apply sound judgement while working independently within tight timelines 
  • Strategic and independent thinker and planner 
  • Outstanding attention to detail and commitment to excellence 
  • Great interpersonal skills; able to forge trusting relationships within a diverse team
  • Proficiency in standard Office applications, including Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 

This role is perfect for a self-starter and motivated communicator who is skilled at extracting and telling high-impact stories across multiple platforms, including social media, web site, events and traditional and trade media. 

Talk to Robert about this position

Bio: Robert’s career includes studio management, marketing, business development, HR and contract administration with design firms in New York and LA; he utilises his broad industry network and passion for people to make connections throughout the A&D industry.

+1 (213) 436 0909

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