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We are always looking to connect with talented people that share our passion and vision. If you think you would be a good addition to the team, drop us email and let us know why. info@jackporter.com

Available Positions

Technical Designer

Jack Porter is looking to add a passionate and creative Technical Designer to join our team. In this position you will play a critical role in the development of dynamic and engaging experiences for stadiums, arenas, museums, retail spaces, visitor centers, and more. A thirst for variety and new challenges is required. This position allows individuals to work in a collaborative environment spanning multiple disciplines to create high profile work for elite athletic programs and brands.

Responsibilities

Detailing & Documentation

  • Shop drawings: Work with the design team to translate 2d and 3d conceptual renderings into constructible drawings
  • Review, redline, and approve construction drawings from fabrication partners while maintaining the design intent of the project 
  • Work with design and production department to establish best practices for design detailing and documentation
  • Collaborate with the production team to validate design decisions based on cost and feasibility
  • Collaborate with the design team to provide design detailing and refinement to established concepts and design direction

Design & Visualization

  • Develop 3d models (Sketchup) for existing environments based on photographs and site surveys, as well as models for new construction based on architectural drawings
  • Collaborate with the design team at the concept and schematic stages to design 3d displays and experiences.  

Architectural Coordination 

  • For projects involving new construction, review all construction documents provided by the architectural design team and CM, and proactively identify areas of coordination 
  • Redline and modify architectural drawings as needed to ensure the building meets the requires for Jack Porter’s installations  
  • Conduct site visits during the construction phase to ensure the site conditions align with drawings and expectations

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in interior design, architecture (Associate’s degree in CAD with sufficient experience and portfolio may apply)
  • Highly Proficient in Autodesk and SketchUp 
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, and other post process and presentation graphic software
  • Knowledge of relevant building codes and accessibility requirements
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy of work
  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment 
  • Must be a highly motivated self-starter with solid writing and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and be flexible and able to adapt to rapidly changing project requirements and deadlines

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Account Manager

Jack Porter is a multidisciplinary design group creating immersive brand experiences for the built environment. Our team is looking for an Account Manager who isn’t afraid of a challenge, loves the details and thrives in a creative process. If this piques your interest, keep reading.

The Account Manager follows the project from inception to completion, assuming responsibility for day-to-day management of project workflow. Responsibilities include developing, monitoring and maintaining the client relationship, project scope, timeline, assets and overall quality of the final product. The ideal candidate has strong communication skills, is highly organized and is a good problem solver.  This person is a leader and enjoys participating in the creative process with a team, naturally earning the trust of the team and of the client representatives. This person likes to get things done, while maintaining the integrity of the overall design and exceeding client expectations.

Responsibilities

  • Guide the client through the decision making process to align with the overall strategy
  • Managing the overall parameters of a project, including timeline, key milestones, client deliverables, budget
  • Lead client meetings and phone calls, review creative and capture client feedback
  • Clearly relay client feedback and decisions to the design team
  • Communicate status of the project and manage client deliverables

Skills + Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Leader
  • Strategic thinker
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Thrive in a stressful environment
  • Easily builds rapport and trust
  • Ability to travel, 25%

Extra Credit

  • Experience with managing interactive or web development projects
  • Experience in project management
  • Experience with a design agency

If you think you would be a good fit for this position, and have the experience to back it up, we’d love to talk. Please send your resume to info@jackporter.com.

Office Manager

Jack Porter is a multidisciplinary design group creating immersive brand experiences for the built environment. We are a band of designers, storytellers, strategists and problem solvers bound by curiosity, driven by design and determined to create new and better experiences that connect people with brands. Our team is looking to add a full time Office Manager.

The Office Manager would play an important role as the face of Jack Porter to visitors, clients and partners. Additionally, this role supports many facets of Jack Porter’s operations including responsibilities in managing the office, accounting support and marketing support.

Roles + responsibilities

Receptionist/Administration
  • Answer phone
  • Welcome guests
  • Ship + receive packages
  • Assist booking travel
  • Vendor documentation (COI, Vendor Agreements)
  • Coordinate company events (Social, Christmas Party, Employee celebrations, Retreats and more)
Office Management
  • Manage communication with service providers, ranging from printer maintenance, utilities, IT
  • Purchase office refreshments and supplies
  • Assist in straightening and maintaining order in the office
Accounting
  • Process credit card receipts and statements
  • Data entry, including logging employee time to jobs
  • Assisting Controller
Marketing
  • Maintain and organize mailing lists
  • Mailing fulfillment
  • Support for VP of Business Development, including data entry, mailings, expense tracking etc.

Requirements

  • Administrative experience
  • Computer proficiency
  • Excel proficiency
  • Thrives in a fast paced, creative environment

Extra Credit

  • Jonas proficiency

If you think you would be a good fit for this position, and have the experience to back it up, we’d love to talk. Please send your resume to info@jackporter.com.

Graphic Designer

Jack Porter is looking to add a passionate and creative Graphic Designer to our team. As a Graphic Designer you will play a critical role in the development of dynamic and engaging experiences for stadiums, arenas, museums, retail spaces, visitor centers, and more. A thirst for variety and new challenges is required. This position merges graphic design with spatial thinking and provides an opportunity to create high profile work for elite athletic programs and brands.

Skills + Requirements

  • Energetic and hard-working, with the ability to rapidly think through a problem to generate dynamic ideas
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to receive and deliver constructive critique
  • Thrive under pressure and within tight deadlines
  • Strong understanding of branding concepts and their integration with the built environment
  • Can move rapidly from brainstorming to sketches to developed concepts ready for client presentation
  • Show initiative and have the ability to work effectively both independently and under the direction of the senior design team
  • Must take pride in and be passionate about design work
  • Mastery over Adobe CS with an emphasis in Photoshop
  • 1-3 years of experience in Environmental Graphic Design, Exhibit Design or Graphic Design fields
  • Bachelor’s degree in design field

Extra Credit

  • Experience designing way finding systems
  • 3d exhibit design experience
  • 3D visualization skills (Sketchup or similar)
    Interactive and motion design experience
  • Large format print production experience
  • Experience reading architectural plans and designing in architectural scale
  • Experience with work in a Division I athletic environment
  • Ability to read and interpret architectural plans and shop drawings

If you think you would be a good fit for this position, and have the portfolio of work to back it up, we’d love to talk. Please send your resume and a link to your digital portfolio to info@jackporter.com.

Design Director

Jack Porter is looking for a design director who is able to quickly interpret business needs and client briefs and turn them into compelling creative solutions. Often working under tight deadlines while overseeing multiple projects, the design director must be a skilled manager of creative teams (including but not limited to: graphic designers, experience designers, UX and UI designers, etc). The design director must be an effective communicator, especially when it comes to relaying creative concepts to design teams and company stakeholders. This position allows individuals to work in a collaborative environment spanning multiple disciplines to create high profile work for elite athletic programs and brands.

Responsibilities & Skills

  • Distill abstract business concepts and client needs into elegant creative solutions.
  • Take responsibility for the creative vision and the standard of output across team members who work under them.
  • Pitch ideas confidently and present the creative vision clearly to clients, as well as communicate in the same manner to members of the creative team.
  • Strong people management and leadership skills in order to hire, develop, and inspire the creative team.
  • Ensure that all of the organization’s or client’s creative output/visuals are consistent with the overall brand.
  • Lead multiple projects from conception to completion in accordance with deadlines.
  • Work collaboratively with outside architectural and interiors teams to deliver impactful and integrated experiential design solutions 
  • In addition to providing design direction, must possess the design skillsets to execute and deliver client-ready design concepts 

Requirements

  • A degree in a visual or experiential design discipline or equivalent professional experience.
  • Five or more years of experience as a senior-level designer or director in an experiential design field 
  • Ability to work with clients to understand detailed requirements and determine a plan that will ensure they are met or exceeded.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to clearly and effectively communicate the creative vision, concepts, ideas, and solutions to stakeholders, internal teams, and clients.
  • Ability to organize and synthesize complex content and tell stories through design
  • Extensive supervisory experience (including leadership, team-building, and delegation) leading and managing a creative team.
  • Mastery over Adobe CS and SketchUp
  • Be open to giving and receiving feedback and constructive criticism.

If you think you would be a good fit for this position, and have the portfolio of work to back it up, we’d love to talk. Please send your resume and a link to your digital portfolio to info@jackporter.com.