Senior Environmental Graphic Designer

THE POSITION

dPOP’s seeks a creative and experienced individual to join our team as a Senior Environmental Graphic Designer. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience leading large-scale projects for a variety of commercial clients. With a passion for thoughtful design and a dedication to client satisfaction, this person will be instrumental in combining creativity and technical knowledge to provide design excellence for our clients as the visual story tellers of a space. Innovative ideas, advanced communication skills, and a positive attitude are required to build and foster relationships with dPOP’s amazing clients and team.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead the design of large and small scale custom environmental graphics projects from pre-design design development, and project coordination
  • Collaborate and develop a design to a narrative, with intention and an authentic approach
  • Create custom designs for wallcoverings, large-format graphics, wayfinding, 2D and 3D fabricated designs installations, digital design renderings and mockups
  • Develop expertise on projects based on varying scales of work, scope of projects, and phases of design
  • Interact with clients to understand their existing branding and culture to develop purposeful designs
  • Develop and articulate concepts, layouts and innovative design solutions
  • Lead design critiques and charrettes with design team and senior leadership
  • Manage client expectations, team communication, and consultant coordination to ensure all client goals and objectives are met
  • Establish and maintain ongoing relationships built on trust with external clients, vendors, and other construction disciplines
  • Manage client interaction and decision making related to design intent
  • Quote materials with high attention to detail, and oversee fabrication and installation
  • Maintain strong client communication throughout entire design and installation process
  • Is fully engaged and understands the interior design and construction process
  • Work within a multitude of existing branding guidelines at once
  • Effectively oversee production and installation of multiple projects
  • Serve as mentor to Environmental Graphic Designer

SOFT SKILLS

  • Effective listening and coaching skills
  • Ability to develop a strong sense of team camaraderie
  • Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles
  • Knowledge of graphics and signage methodology, materials and fabrication processes
  • Continually looking to perfect their craft, passionately pursuing opportunities
  • Ability to think creatively and strategically
  • Proficient task management and project management skills
  • Demonstrate ability to lead and get along with project team
  • Self-motivator who can work with minimal instruction/supervision
  • Ability to consistently meet deadlines and develop next steps within project teams
  • Involvement in community and industry organizations
  • Advanced written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to travel periodically

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduate or undergraduate degree in graphic design, environmental design, or related field from an accredited college or university
  • 8+ years of experience in a graphic or environmental design role
  • Advanced proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • Advanced proficiency in MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • High proficiency in a 3D modeling software, including but not limited to AutoCAD, SketchUp, Rhino
  • Advanced graphic and verbal presentation skills, including hand sketching
  • Experience in specifying material for various substrate applications and knowledge of fabrication methods

APPLY

Submit application to careers@dpopculture.com.