Since its foundation more than 30 years ago, Overland Entertainment has become a premier producer of events and brand activations from exclusive invite-only parties to 10,000 person outdoor festivals. We work directly with clients to develop events with top-notch entertainment, technical support, and design. Our small but mighty in-house team is a diverse mix of talent management, producers, technical experts, and designers that oversee projects from creative concepts all the way through to final design and implementation. We are a trusted resource to our clients and maintain decades-long relationships in an office with low turnover.

We are seeking a designer to join our New York City team! This designer is a quick thinker with knowledge of both 2D graphics and 3D spatial design. They will report to the Creative Director and work with producers to ideate, design, and implement high-profile branded experiences in cities across the US. You'll be part of the design team, a small, highly-collaborative team developing design concepts, floorplans, graphics, and ensuring the look and feel is consistent across every event. The designer will work simultaneously on multiple fast-paced projects and is an open-minded problem-solver with a strong interest in branding and set design.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Participating in individual and group brainstorms
  • 2D Sketch ideation and rapid concepting
  • Communicating design concepts effectively through clean, concise presentations
  • Benchmarking and moodboarding based on trends and brand directives
  • Conducting site surveys and building accurate 2D floorplans and event flow
  • Creating sketch renderings in Photoshop
  • Building 3D models and renderings of experiential elements incorporating graphics, textures, and environmental aspects
  • Creating 2D graphics for print and digital applications
  • Knowing fabrication processes and creating production drawings for scenic elements
  • Interacting with vendors to ensure design elements are built to specifications and co-ordinating load-in and load-out at events.
  • Leading on-site design including staff, vendors to ensure activation look and feel.
  • Ability to juggle multiple fast-paced projects
  • Problem-solve quickly and efficiently

Sample Projects:

  • Sponsor activations
  • Interactive photo moments
  • Set/scenic design
  • Graphic design including signage, posters, environmental graphics
  • Pitch presentations

Skill Requirements:

  • Sketchup Pro
  • 3D rendering (Podium or similar)
  • InDesign
  • Illustrator
  • Photoshop
  • Rapid ideation and hand sketching
  • Vectorworks and LayOut (Not required but a plus)

Education + Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial Design, Architecture, Interior Design, Set Design or related field
  • 1+ years relevant professional experience
  • Strong portfolio of related work