Environmental / Retail Brand Designer
As a Designer working under the direction of a Senior Designer or Director you will collaborate in the design of innovative retail environments. You will be working to elevate brand experiences though the development of 2D and 3D consumer facing design. You will be assisting on large projects with a strong creative vision that involves and requires multiple specialized disciplines and individuals. You will be creating both independent, original design solutions as well as helping to develop and execute work by others.
Bachelor’s degree education in design (interiors, architecture, ID, Graphic/Communications) preferred
3-5 years of Interior and Environmental Design experience
Retail, restaurant or hospitality design industry experience is required
Knowledge of design and retail trends required
Experience with finish selection, custom FF&E, and branded interior concept development
Strong oral and written communications skills including meeting participation and presentations. Strong ability to effectively communicate concepts/design intent to senior creative team.
Ability to effectively elevate concerns to design team in a timely and accurate manner
Ability to help manage contractors and external vendors including design and production studios/agencies
Ability to help direct more junior staff and adjacent functions in studio
Collaborates with peers, design counterparts and partner groups to ensure project design continuity across all areas of focus.
Leverages design processes and best practices to ensure design deliverables and timelines are met
Self-directed initiative, organization, and detail oriented
Critical thinking required to interpret direction and anticipate feedback
Lead creative development of design from sketch to production files for smaller independent work and pieces of larger projects
Independent ownership of smaller projects and pieces of larger design work
Incorporate design revisions into on-going work with minimal oversight
Adobe Creative Suite, SketchUp, AutoCAD, Photoshop skills in compositing/manipulation, Keynote
Bonus: Rhino, Parametric Design, V-Ray, Podium, Enscape, Vectoraster, Motion Graphics, Typography, Writing
Able to learn new software tools as the work requires.