Careers

Conceptual Designer

The Conceptual Designer role at Advent requires a blended set of skills to tackle high-concept spatial graphic and experience ideation, production ready art, and more.  An ideal candidate will be a well-rounded artist with a great ‘design-eye,’ who exhibits an unwavering attitude to push above the norm of their field. The primary goal of the Conceptual Designer is to imagine and execute something out of nothing.

Position

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Work with a Design Director to cast the vision of the project

  • Work under a Design Director to conceptualize high-impact concept designs

  • Play a critical role in ideation during Sandbox events with clients

  • Be the art director through the production art and lead internal and external talent

  • Create full scale, print ready artwork based on the conceptual designs

  • Work alongside other designers of all levels to cohesively reach a design goal

  • Manage yourself to deliver multiple designs for multiple projects in a given week

  • Present your ideas internally and occasionally in client-facing meetings

  • Maintain and strengthen primary design skill set while learning and adding disciplines to your repertoire (i.e.  graphic designer learning to work in space, industrial designer learning graphic design, architect learning typeset)

  • Consistently produce client ready work

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a design-related field or equitable professional experience.

  • A design background within one of the following: Graphic Design, Architecture, Industrial Design, Environmental Design, and/ or Exhibit Design.  

  • Portfolio demonstrating said design capabilities.

  • Strong familiarity/proficiency with Google Suite, Mac platform, Adobe Suite, SketchUp

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Detail-oriented and organized

  • No fear of the unknown; not afraid to take on new assignments

  • A self-starter with the ability to learn quickly

  • Ability to be proactive not reactive; advanced problem-solving skills; ability to “think on your feet”

  • Ability to delegate tasks as needed

  • Effectively communicate with the entire team

  • Be enthusiastic and have a good attitude

  • Embrace change

Working Environment/Physical Demands:

  • Reaching, standing, walking, lifting, grasping, talking, hearing and repetitive motion.

  • Primarily office-based work – Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally, sits or stands

  • Close visual acuity to perform activities at distances close to the eye

  • Subject to activities that occur inside and outside, heat and noise

  • When working in the office, not substantially exposed to adverse environment conditions

By nature, this job description cannot be exhaustive: additional responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements and working conditions may be associated with this job.

Advent, LLC is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  We provide equal opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.