Freelance Conceptual Designer

The Freelance Conceptual Design role at Advent requires a multi-disciplined set of tools in bag. This designer should be well honed in his or her craft with the ability to ideate and create a variety of high-concept design deliverables.


An ideal candidate should have a primary background in dimensional design work (Industrial, Architecture, Exhibit, Scenic, etc.) with a strong ability for sketching and marker rendering, whether done traditionally or digitally. In addition, an impeccable design eye for overall design cohesion is desired. This role requires solid people skills as the freelance designer may often collaborate toward achieving a comprehensive design vision.


Receive design direction and work autonomously to achieve desired vision

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

Autonomous design direction for some smaller projects

Conceptual ideation

Present your ideas to team

Master Planning

Walkpath Planning

Spatial Modeling

Spatial Designing

Materials Recommendations

Marker Rendering / Conceptual Output

Help influence look of UI/UX Design

Architectural Markups


Undergraduate degree in art related field or equivalent visual design experience required

At least 3 years professional design experience

A portfolio that demonstrates that you have a comprehensive “design eye”

Experience in three-dimensional modeling program (preferably SketchUp)

Conceptual sketching and marker rendering skills (analog or digital)

Ability to be critiqued, receive constructive criticism, and refine designs based on those notes

Embraces being a self-starter and a quick learner

Effectively communicate, both verbally and in writing