ENVIRONMENTAL GRAPHIC DESIGNER: 3-5 YEARS


We are looking for a highly motivated graphic designer with exceptional design creativity to participate in the creation of large scale environmental graphics, signage and wayfinding programs for multiple corporate clients.  It is important that the designer be team-oriented with excellent organization and verbal communication skills.  This position requires a balance of skills: artistic creativity, flexibility in receiving and interpreting team and client feedback, consistency in documentation, accuracy and attention to detail.  This position could begin on either a full-time basis or a part-time contract basis with the possibility of growing into a full-time role.  For the right candidate we would consider allowing the designer to work offsite part-time and participate in charrettes and team meetings held in our office.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Designing custom environmental graphics, signage and wayfinding systems for multiple large corporate clients

  • Teaming with our architects and interior designers to tightly integrate architectural and graphic design work

  • Create dimensional documentation of graphics and fabrication drawings.

  • Attend client meetings when requested

  • Reviewing and interpreting client’s brand manuals and unique corporate identities

  • Evaluate client’s corporate culture, programming needs and budget criteria and quickly develop multiple concepts for presentation

  • Collect and organize client’s corporate assets and graphic stock/resources

  • Receive client and team feedback, refine designs and produce documentation for bidding and fabrication

  • Develop specifications for graphic and signage elements for bidding purposes

  • Interface with outside vendors; coordinating fabrication and material selections.

  • Participate with other team members in reviewing fabrication drawings/proofs and vendor installations

  • Have the ability to address at times multiple project assignments in a fast-paced work environment

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Professional industry experience of 3-5 years, with a strong portfolio of relevant work

  • Strong skills in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign), Acrobat or Bluebeam, Microsoft Suite

  • Highly skilled with creating vector/illustrative graphics

  • Ability to participate confidently in a design team setting that is heavily invested in a three-dimensional design methodology.Proficiency in using SketchUp or other 3d modeling software is desired.

  • Ability to understand and interpret architectural drawings and develop elevation views is highly desired.

  • Highly skilled with focus on layout, typography, color, message hierarchy, content legibility

  • Self-starter with an entrepreneurial mindset and desire to work as part of a larger team

  • Excellent communication skills: verbal, written and graphic

  • Strong time management and organization skills

  • Professionalism in work ethic, consistency and dedication to attaining the highest quality results

  • Ability to make consistent progress while updating the design team. Meeting deadline expectations.

 

 

Please submit information to careers@granumai.com and include a cover letter, resume and relevant samples illustrating professional and academic experience.  Supply all requested documents in PDF format, 8MB maximum size. 

Competitive compensation package.  EOE