Director Creative Advertising

Posted: 7/18/2019

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


Role Summary/Purpose:
The Director Creative Advertising will provide creative support in the production of Theatrical Marketing campaigns for Universal Pictures.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Print - Work with outside vendors in helping to facilitate the creation of Key Art for 1-sheets, in-theater and outdoor advertising. In the event of a special shoot, work with the designated production company to secure talent, location and a photographer
  • A/V - Work with the various in-house divisions and outside vendors in the production of materials for: theatrical campaigns, radio, on-line advertising, cross-promotion campaigns and ancillary broadcast and non-broadcast materials
  • Administrative - Correspond with filmmakers and production companies. Track creative deadlines for all print and AV projects. Negotiate contracts with outside vendors, process PO's and PO requests for all projects. Track MPAA and Network approvals. Work with A/V and Print finishing departments to meet project deadlines. Fulfill material requests from other Universal divisions


  • Basic Qualifications:
  • A Bachelors Degree
  • A minimum of six years of experience in movie advertising
  • A working knowledge of or training in SAP, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Entourage, Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator a plus

    Eligibillity Requirements:
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered
  • Must be willing to work at the Universal Studios location
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU's Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Personable, highly energetic, organized, self-starter who wishes to excel in the field of Entertainment Advertising
  • Able to handle and prioritize numerous tasks and meet deadlines, even under stressful conditions
  • A familiarity with the Universal Pictures environment is preferred but an ability to adapt to a variety of situations is equally important
  • Training in music, creative writing, graphics, or editorial is a bonus, as well as an ability to speak or understand any foreign languages

    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.

    NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

  • We are 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.

    Work With Us