Designer, Creative Marketing, E! Entertainment

Posted: 11/17/2018

Location: Universal City, California
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Branding, Digital Marketing, Social Media
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


ROLE PURPOSE:

The Designer will concept, develop and design innovative creative materials for E! Entertainment Creative Marketing (domestic and international) including, but not limited to, designs and animations for promo, show packages, social/digital and new media platforms, live events, outdoor advertising, key art, collateral marketing materials, brochures, logos, premiums, packaging, display graphics, and special projects.

The position reports to the VP, Creative Marketing.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Thoroughly understand the E! Entertainment brand, and be a leader in bringing the network’s voice to life across all creative expressions
  • Provide innovative design solutions across all mediums including on-air, print, digital, social media and emerging new media platforms that are wholly in the E! Entertainment voice and reinforce our department objectives and goals
  • Stay aware of competitive networks and advertising and design trends including typography, animation and photography
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of the creative and technical process and an expert knowledge of current software
  • Be aware of trends in the world of pop culture
  • Be a creative thinker who can solve complex design challenges and develop cutting-edge, compelling, original designs that are within brand standards
  • Able to execute a project from start to finish: from sketches & concept iteration to delivery of a final product along with the appropriate versioning
  • Confidence to take the lead on projects and work independently
  • Able to work closely and collaboratively with a dynamic, multi-disciplinary Creative Team comprised of a Team Leader, Art Directors, Designers, Preditors, Writer/Producers and Project Managers
  • Comfortable presenting/proposing ideas, taking direction, participating in internal brainstorming sessions with other team members, working closely with Project Managers in order to deliver projects on time and on budget, prioritizing workload, and managing multiple projects efficiently
  • Communicate effectively with all levels of the department, including preparing for presentations
  • Maintain and archive all project files to ensure that they are accessible and useable by other designers and animators
  • Work a regular work week and be willing to work some late nights and weekends based on project need


  • • Minimum 3 years relevant design experience
    • Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Film or comparable portfolio and experience

    • Entertainment network, design firm or agency experience preferred
    • Illustration and sketching ability a plus
    • Demonstrated ability to conceptualize and execute national/international advertising television or theatrical campaigns
    • Strong Macintosh computer skills, including a thorough understanding of graphics applications Cinema 4D, After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign.
    • Ability to take on multiple projects and prioritize them in order to meet all deadlines
    • Has a collaborative approach and the ability to work with others and to professionally represent the department at all times

    At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

    E! is the only global, multi-platform brand for all things pop culture. The network is currently available to 91 million cable and satellite subscribers in the U.S and 161 countries globally. “E! News” airs nightly on the network and is the leading multi-platform publisher delivering breaking entertainment news and pop culture coverage 24/7 across EOnline.com and all digital and social media. E! programming includes popular series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians," "Total Divas," “Total Bellas,” "Botched," "Hollywood Medium with Tyler Henry,” “Very Cavallari” and its newest late night topical series “Busy Tonight.” The brand’s robust digital programming slate includes “E! News’ The Rundown” “Face Forward” and “What The Fashion" on Snapchat. E!’s "Live from the Red Carpet" signature events keep fans connected to their favorite stars on pop culture's biggest nights and on November 11 E! becomes the home of the “People’s Choice Awards.” E! is a network of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience. For more corporate information, visit www.nbcuniversal.com.

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