Senior Designer

Media Objectives is a multidisciplinary experiential design studio — one that is energetic, curious, driven and collaborative — constantly striving to push the traditional boundaries of design. We are currently looking for a senior environmental / experiential graphic designer to join us at our Chicago studio.
Chicago, Illinois

As a Senior Designer at M-O, you’ll collaborate on a daily basis with your fellow team members and creative partners to design, develop and implement experiential graphic design solutions representative of our clients’ brands. As a smaller studio, you will have a very active role throughout all aspects of project work. Whether that be on projects with the in-house architectural studio or with our studio’s own clients.

What you'll do at M–O

  • Lead design teams through entirety of projects

  • Conduct research and analysis to develop project programming

  • Develop strategic vision for projects

  • Collaborate on and direct overall creative direction for studio projects

  • Conceptualize and design both 2D and 3D environmental graphics

  • Manage project scope, schedule and budget(s)

  • Assist with reviewing internal staffing plans and billings

  • Create detailed documentation and specifications for projects

  • Coordinate team on creation of production ready artwork

  • Coordinate communication with client on projects

  • Coordinate communication with entire project team

  • Coordinate with vendors and contractors on the implementation process

  • Assist with project close-out to for marketing purposes

  • Provide creative mentorship to studio

  • Assist with talent and recruitment efforts for the studio

  • Report directly to both M-O principal and studio director


  • 7 - 10 years of experience in environmental / experiential graphic design

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Architecture or related

  • Proven track record with providing creative direction on projects

  • Experience communicating and collaborating directly with clients

  • Experience managing and directing project teams

  • Thorough understanding of project process from start to finish

  • Advanced skills in typography, composition, and color theory

  • Understanding of architectural scales and drawings

  • Ability to assemble, coordinate and review design intent documents

  • Ability to coordinate directly with fabricators and vendors

  • High-level proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud Apps

  • Experience and understanding of CAD Tools

  • Advanced skills with 3D modeling (e.g. sketchup, rhino or similar)

  • High-level proficiency in Windows

  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively

  • Have a fearless go-getter attitude


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