Marketing Assistant

Job Summary:

We are currently looking for a well-rounded, self-motivated person to support our Marketing and Design teams in the production of all client-facing collateral. This is a full-time position in our Morrisville, NC office.

About Thorburn Associates:

Thorburn Associates is a professional service firm providing acoustical consulting, technology engineering, and lighting design for the commercial, corporate, leisure, public, residential, and retail industries. The company is based in Morrisville, NC with a distributed team working on projects around the world.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist in preparing qualification packages and completing government forms as well as proposal and collateral items.
  • Draft/craft and fulfill our Social Media Marketing program, 3 to 5 posts per month across LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.
  • Maintain our client database in ACT!.
  • Meet and greet clients and visitors to our office.


  • BA or BS in Marketing, Communications, Technical Writing, or related field
  • Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills.
  • Quickly learn the company voice and style.
  • Detail oriented and able to work independently in a fast-paced team environment is a must.
  • Work gracefully under deadline pressure. (A sense of humor helps.)
  • Juggle multiple deadlines and tasks.

Required Software Knowledge:

  • Must be an expert with MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Must be an expert with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
  • SEO, Social Media, and Blogs
  • Must learn Bluebeam (AEC version of Acrobat)


  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • SimpleIRA with employer match
  • Paid time off and holidays

Equal Opportunity Statement:

Thorburn Associates is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and seek to create an inclusive environment. Our team represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. A diverse workforce is central to our success as the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.

To Apply:

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