NBC Universal Assistant Manager, Graphics/Signage Projects – Universal Creative in Orlando, Florida

Assistant Manager, Graphics/Signage Projects – Universal Creative

Universal Creative – Facilities/Construction


Universal Creative is the planning and development division of Universal Parks and Resorts™, which is one of the many businesses within NBCUniversal™. We are ideally situated in Orlando, Florida, which has become widely known as the theme park and resort capital of the world. We are responsible for the design, development, and delivery of all resort and theme park concepts for all of Universal vacation destinations worldwide – Universal Orlando Resort, Universal Studios Hollywood, Universal Studios Japan, Universal Studios Singapore, as well as a new destination coming in Beijing, China. Join us if you want to collaborate, innovate, develop, and deliver the most compelling entertainment experiences imaginable that drive growth for the Universal brand around the world.

JOB SUMMARY : Responsible for managing the procurement, fabrication, integration and installation of project related graphics. Works with a multitude of Universal Orlando departments and Construction Project Team members to ensure all signage needs are met.


  • Produces scopes of work for contract execution.

  • Interfaces with design staff and project management to meet the project requirements.

  • Supervises/handles the installation to ensure compliance with contract specifications.

  • Coordination between internal departments to insure proper installation and operation.

  • Manages the production at vendor locations ensuring project quality, creative intent, specific conformance and schedule accuracy through installation.

  • Works with Graphics Manager to develop and oversee project schedules and budgetary demands.

  • Oversees the Universal Creative Directive of Final Acceptance (DFA) process for all contracts written.

SCOPE: Manages the design, fabrication and installation of all signage needed for each project. This will incorporate the Operational needs while keeping with the creative intent of the project. Modifies designs or artwork using Photoshop or similar graphics editor software as required to support the project. May periodically produce artwork and/or graphics when the design intent is better delivered internally rather than by managing and outsourced consultant/vendor.


  • Analytical Thinking, Photoshop, Microsoft Office, Communicate Clearly w/Team, Conceptual Thinking, Creativity, Flexibility, Negotiate, Organizational skills, Research, Problem solving abilities, multi-tasking ability and Writing.

  • Ability to walk and maneuver on a construction site is mandatory.

  • Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree required in Graphics, Design, Management and/or Communications from a four year college or university or a related field experience.

EXPERIENCE: 3-5 Years: Relevant project management experience is required. 5-7 Years: Theme park industry knowledge/experience is required; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Your talent, skills and experience will be rewarded with a competitive compensation package.

Universal is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Universal Parks & Resorts via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written Statement of Work in place for this position from Universal Parks & Resorts HR/Recruitment will be deemed the sole property of Universal Parks & Resorts. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Universal Parks & Resorts as a result of the referral or through other means.


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