On Location

On Location

Art Director, Production & Hospitality - On Location (Los Angeles · CA)

On Location
Jobs in Los Angeles · CA
Marketing: Marketing
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Who We Are:

On Location is a premium experience provider, offering world class hospitality, ticketing, curated guest experiences, live event production, and travel management across sports, entertainment, and fashion. From unrivaled access for corporate clients to guests looking for fully immersive experiences at marquee events, On Location is the premier and official service provider to over 150 iconic rights holders, such as the IOC (Paris 2024, Milano Cortina 2026, LA 2028), NFL, NCAA, UFC and PGA of America, and numerous musical artists and festivals. The company also owns and operates a number of unique and exclusive experiences, transforming the most dynamic live events into a lifetime of memories. On Location is a subsidiary of Endeavor, a global sports and entertainment company.

Endeavor is a global sports and entertainment company, home to the world’s most dynamic and engaging storytellers, brands, live events and experiences. The company is comprised of industry leaders including entertainment agency WME; sports, fashion, events and media company IMG; and premier mixed martial arts organization UFC. The Endeavor network specializes in talent representation, sports operations & advisory, event & experiences management, media production & distribution, experiential marketing and brand licensing.

ON LOCATION

On Location is a global leader in premium experiential hospitality, offering ticketing, curated guest experiences, live event production and travel management across sports, entertainment, fashion, and culture. On Location provides unrivaled access for corporate clients and fans looking for official, immersive experiences at marquee events, including the Olympic and Paralympic Games, Super Bowl, NCAA Final Four, New York Fashion Week and more. An official partner and/or service provider to over 150 iconic rights holders, such as the IOC (Paris 2024, Milano Cortina 2026, LA 2028), NFL, NCAA, UFC and PGA of America, and numerous musical artists and festivals, the company also owns and operates several of its own unique experiences. On Location is a subsidiary of Endeavor, a global entertainment, sports, and content company.

THE ROLE

We are looking for an Art Director responsible for concepting and producing creative ideas on a large scale events with multiple venues, dates, and shareholders involved.  Working alongside project managers, production partners, and the leadership team, the Art Director will be skilled in learning the team’s business objectives and representing those goals through strategically sound creative ideas.  Strong Sketchup, Adobe Creative Suite, and AutoCAD skills are a must.  High level of creativity and outside the figurative box thinking highly encouraged, with a foundation in sound event production principles.  They should be flexible, hard working and have extreme attention to detail even when working on tight deadlines. 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with the Event Production and Product Development teams on presentations and visual elements to capture the design intent for activations
  • Concepting creative activations for hospitality in non-traditional venues
  • Using SketchUp, Adobe Creative Suite, and select presentation software, be able to tell the story of a concept, design intent, or other creative idea for collaboration with event partners and vendors alike
  • Design within a communicated budget while also proposing design options that stretch the project’s creative vision
  • Be able to communicate all design ideas clearly with team members for execution
  • On-Site Art Direction and overall project design execution
  • Approachable, collaborative, results-oriented, problem-solver who can both provide and take direction well
  • Meet project deliverables and timelines

Other Duties & Responsibilities

  • Follow administrative procedures for timesheets, time off requests, and other HR needs
  • Keep up to date with any deliverables the Project Management team needs for billing purposes

Travel

Must be adaptable with work and travel schedule and be available to travel for work which may include extended work hours during nights, weekends, and holidays.  This position may require up to  20% travel.

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of the employee's activities, duties, or responsibilities for this job.  Duties, obligations, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, the candidate must be able to perform each essential duty above at the highest levels. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Required Education and/or Experience, Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Design or a related field, or equivalent experience required
  • 7+ Years Experience in fields such as Architectural Design / Event Design / Experiential Marketing / Event Production
  • Mastery of SketchUp, Adobe Design Suite, AutoCAD (Ideally VWX) and MS Office Suite
  • Great visual eye for style and branding control
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must be able to work autonomously – taking ownership of your workload and able to juggle several projects at one time
  • Approachable, collaborative, results-oriented, problem-solver who can both provide and take direction well
  • Attention to detail, carefully following instructions, and checking work for accuracy
  • Good timekeeping and work ethic that is characterized by commitment, motivation, and energy

Preferred Education and/or Experience, Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Hand Sketching ability a plus
  • Experience working on large scale events a plus
  • Working knowledge of Excel and other Microsoft Office programs

Endeavor unites and brings people together in our love of sport, culture, and entertainment. We understand this can only be accomplished when we lead with a lens of diversity, equity, and inclusion in everything we do. As a global company that drives culture, we strive to reflect the world’s diverse voices.  

Endeavor is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, or religion or belief.

Per local requirements and in the interest of transparency, the range shown below reflects the prevalent current hiring range for this position. Hiring pay rates are based on a number of factors, including location and may vary depending on job-related qualifications, knowledge, skills and experience.  Endeavor strives to provide locally competitive rewards packages, which include base rate along with, as applicable, short- and long-term incentives, growth and developmental opportunities, and robust benefits, such as health care, retirement, vacation and other paid time off, and additional offerings.


Hiring Range Minimum:

$87,750 annually

Hiring Range Maximum:

$117,000 annually