Project Coordinator

Company name
NAK Design Strategies Inc.
Job Location

Project Coordinator – Ottawa, Ontario

NAK Design Strategies (“NAK”) is an acclaimed landscape architecture and urban design firm with a large portfolio of award-winning built work. Our team of dynamic and creative professionals work on a wide variety of complex and multi-phased projects. We have offices in Toronto, Ottawa, Calgary, and Orlando, Florida. Our company mission is to provide our clients with an ‘integrated’ approach to design and planning – one that involves sensitive and responsive design solutions balanced with innovative and progressive implementation practices.

As NAK continues to grow, we are seeking a highly motivated Project Coordinator with strong design, communication and organizational skills to join our Ottawa office. In this position, you will be part of a team assisting with the completion of design, planning and construction administration services for a variety of landscape architectural projects. As a member of the NAK team, you will be engaged in a collaborative and supportive work structure within a unique architectural environment located in a great neighborhood. NAK offers a competitive compensation package commensurate with experience.


  • Assist in preparation of design drawings from concept through to contract documents
  • Assist in assembly and creation of project construction drawings, quantity take-offs and cost estimates
  • Assist in preparation of presentation materials and construction documentation
  • Laisse and interact with clients, approval agencies and other consultants
  • Manage daily correspondence, filing, and archiving



  • Entry level / 0 – 4 years or professional experience
  • BLA, MLA Degree or College Diploma in Landscape Architecture from an accredited institution
  • Strong design and technical knowledge
  • Team player
  • Strong verbal, written, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work on multiple projects with aggressive delivery schedules
  • Strong design and technical aptitude with an eagerness to develop abilities
  • Previous professional design experience considered as asset
  • Enthusiastic with a willingness to learn more about our process and our clients
  • Ability to prepare high-quality design work and design presentations using hand graphics and relevant computer software (AutoCAD, SketchUp, Photoshop, InDesign, Microsoft Office Suite)


Required Application Documents

  • Cover letter / letter of introduction and interest
  • Resume
  • Portfolio of work or link to online portfolio


Parties selected for a second interview will be required to provide professional references with contact information.

Interested parties should email their qualifications to the attention of:

Jennifer Hemmings     Email:

Only qualified applicants will be contacted.

NAK welcomes applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment process.

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Contact Email

CSLA | AAPC 12 Forillon Crescent, Ottawa ON K2M 2W5