Careers

Let’s Build a Rewarding Future Together


A strong team is vital to our work and it’s our people who make it possible. At NSDA, we foster a collaborative approach to designing and delivering a range of inspirational projects that are environmentally and socially responsible. If you believe architecture is about improving lives and communities, we want to hear from you.

We Empower You to Have an Impact


NSDA Architects is an equal opportunity employer, encouraging diversity and welcoming applicants of all backgrounds. We offer a respectful, supportive and deeply collaborative atmosphere that cultivates connections through a variety of social events. NSDA also provides education and development opportunities for career advancement to help you fulfill your professional aspirations.

"...we truly work together as a team to do the best job we can for our clients".
- Janine Louie

Premium Benefits

  • Competitive salaries reviewed annually
  • Extended health, dental & vision benefits
  • Life, AD&D insurance
  • Long term disability insurance

Professional Development

  • Annual tuition allowance
  • Two paid days for continuing education
  • Regular lunch & learn events
  • AIBC fees for registered architects

Your Welness

  • Paid sick days
  • NSDA sponsored event fees
  • Seasonal softball team
  • Secure bike parking

Work/Life Balance

  • Newly renovated open concept office
  • Weekly optional social events
  • Seasonal NSDA events
  • Near public transit

Office Manager

The Office Manager will be reporting to the Managing Partner and with the assistance and direction of accounting/bookkeeping staff. This is a full-time position. Responsibilities include:

Financial Management

  • Management of NSDA accounting software systems
  • Liaise with Partners for monthly client account maintenance, billings and file management
  • Accounts receivable collections and client liaison
  • Accounts payable and fie management
  • Management of sundry office expenditures
  • Reimbursements and record keeping for staff/Partner expenses
  • Maintenance of ongoing NSDA accounts including P&L statements, cash-flow projections, account receivable and payable reports, staff accrued liabilities, real-time company information, analysis of Partnership Capital Accounts and associated record keeping
  • Attendance and reporting at weekly Partners Meetings or as determined
  • Preparation and presentation of quarterly financial reports
  • Liaise with NSDA company accountants
  • Annual financial reporting
  • Bank deposits and banking records
  • Liaise with NSDA bankers
  • Familiarity with and file maintenance of NSDA Partnership agreement(s)

Human Resources

  • Reporting to the Partners, the maintenance of NSDA employment standards and core office policies
  • Management of employment contracts and records
  • Assist the Partners in briefing new employees
  • Management of employee time records and payroll
  • With assistance of Partners, the management of vacation requests and records
  • Management of, and participation with industry salary surveys

General Office Management

  • Familiarity with NSDA’s Organization and Management
  • Coordination with Managing Partner for administrative items to be included on meeting agendas
  • Familiarity with and, as may be required, assistance to Partners in connection with areas of responsibility “Portfolios”
  • Management of office premises leases and off-site storage
  • Liaison with landlord and building management
  • Manage and maintain records for office improvements and equipment inventories
  • NSDA general and professional liability insurance procurement
Or email us directly at info@nsda.bc.ca