Experiential Multidisciplinary Graphic Designer

EXPERIENTIAL MULTIDISCIPLINARY GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Cogent is a marketing agency specializing in experiential and talent partnerships with an office in NY and LA. We've been named Ad Age's "Best Places to Work 2017" and Crain's "Best Places to work in NYC".  As Cogent grows as an agency along with our clients, we’re looking for hard working, passionate, and strategic individuals to join our team. 

Cogent Entertainment is seeking a multi-faceted 3D Animator with supporting skills in Graphic Design and/or Animation. Responsible for developing 3D experiences with an understanding of user experience and Interior/Event Design. This role will mainly support Cogent’s Experiential Marketing Team.

The ideal candidate will have a love for all things Pop Culture and able to be productive in a self-starting entrepreneurial environment.  We are looking for someone who is passionate about their work, a team player and thinks out of the box. This individual needs to be extremely creative with a deep understanding of a final composition or experience and the ability to communicate and execute their ideas. At Cogent we work hard, quick, and strong while incorporating the trends that are going on around us as well as the differentiating needs of a wide variety of brands.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Direct support to Creative Director with all brand strategy and execution needs both internally and externally
  • Working with internal teams for base ideation planning and executing creative ideas into full development
  • Strategize with brand teams to develop brand strategy/planning materials where relevant
  • Assisting in basic Graphic Design needs
  • Ideation and design of custom interior and scenic elements
  • Oversee deadlines and creative project management
  • To work quickly and efficiently in a high-energy and fast pace environment
  • Working through multiple projects at once

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Bachelor degree in Design
  • 2-3 years of experience as a Designer
  • Experience with brands and/or agencies is a plus
  • Extensive knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and 3D modeling software (i.e. Maya, 3D StudioMax, Revit, Sketchup) required
  • Any experience in Environmental/Exhibition Design, Architecture, Interior Design or related field a plus
  • A well-rounded Designer that is able to work across all areas of design
  • Ability to work well with others and be willing to lead/initiate conversations regarding your work in order to get projects to the finish line
  • Strong attention to detail and organization skills
  • Self-starter, proven ability to “get-the-job-done”, whatever it takes
  • Worked within a small team and able to work well with other teams
  • Strong relationship builder (talent to identify/maximize ways-of-working)
  • Portfolio review required
  • Someone with a strong love for Sports and/or music(hip hop/EDM) a plus