SENIOR EXPERIENTIAL DESIGNER (FREELANCE)
Giant Spoon is looking for a Senior Experiential Designer who has a wide range of design skill sets at a proficient level such as graphic design, production design, and architectural design and are able to manage and oversee other designers in these three areas. They have a very clear understanding of construction and aesthetics, and a vision for translating a concept into a three dimensional space. They have the organizational and project management skills to oversee a large team of designers at various levels on large scale experiential projects. They have the ability to independently develop all aspects of the design including high quality 3D renderings/illustrations and graphics. Additionally they have great interpersonal skills to work with the client to meet their needs, work with strategists and a team of creatives to develop the concept/story, and work with producers to stay on budget and on time.
Lead design of large experiential projects from concept to completion.
Developed understanding of a three dimensional space, construction, and production.
Ability to multitask, work on multiple projects, and meet client deadlines in a fast-paced creative environment.
Oversee an internal design team, and giving design direction during the design process.
Oversee external vendors such as graphic/print vendors, fabricators, and construction companies
Oversee install and giving design direction during load-in.
Have a cooperative and collaborative attitude. Flexibility to be hands on and assisting in a variety of tasks, when needed and maintain composure during high stress situations.
Work closely with the internal creative and production teams to develop the aesthetic, design the space, and determine feasibility.
Communicate designs clearly and effectively to a client through verbal and visual means and exceed their creative objectives and expectations.
BA / BS degree in Interior Design, Architecture, or Industrial Design
5 – 8 years of experience at a production agency, interior design firm, or architecture firm.
A variety of work experience is preferred. Production agency experience is required.
Proficiency in graphic design and spatial design.
Proficiency in Sketchup and architectural rendering.
Knowledge of a variety of 3D modeling and rendering software such as, but not limited to – Rhino, Grasshopper, Maya, Autocad, 3DS Max, Vray
Knowledge of building standards and interior design standards.
Experience in construction documentation and construction administration.
Experience working on an experiential production from concept through installation.
Experience with FF&E and retail.
Experience working with an architectural visualizer is a plus.
Have strong presentation skills and are able to to create, organize, and oversee presentations.
Overtime and travel is required and expected, if needed to complete a project or meet a deadline.
Highly organized and detailed oriented.
Quick learner and the ability to pick up new software.
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