Project Associate (Graphics/Research)

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Project Associate (Graphics/Research)

Project Associate (Graphics/Research)

Working from the foundation’s offices in Washington, D.C., the successful candidate will support TCLF's various programs, including What's Out There®, Landslide®, and Pioneers of American Landscape Design®. Specific tasks include writing texts, conducting research, photography and photo editing, website content management, basic graphic design, and event planning. Excellent writing skills, attention to detail, and a strong interest in all aspects of the history, theory, and practice of landscape architecture are essential.

Duties:

  • Writing historical and biographical essays
  • Researching topics related to landscape history, using printed and online sources
  • Maintaining and managing website content, both textual and graphic
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Required Qualifications:

  • An educational background in landscape architecture
  • Strong writing and verbal skills
  • The ability to cull information from a variety of texts and sources
  • Proficiency with Photoshop and InDesign
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite—Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
  • Skills in posting to social media and managing website content (specifics to be taught on the job)
  • Excellent attention to detail

 

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Proficiency with After Effects and Premiere Pro
  • Proficiency with HTML

 

Compensation and Benefits:

Compensation is negotiable and based upon experience. TCLF offers an attractive benefits package with health, RX, vision, and dental plans; paid leave and holidays; and a Matching-Simple IRA retirement plan.

A cover letter, resume, and writing sample (e.g., a relatively brief paper or essay about a designed landscape or landscape architect) are required. A Portfolio is not required. Please send application materials as PDF attachments using the subject line “Project Associate – Your Name”, to team@tclf.org.

No phone calls, please.

Application deadline: Until filled