Art Director

CBS Corporation   •  

Baltimore, MD

Industry: Media

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 68 days ago

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DESCRIPTION:

Purpose of the Position:

The Art Director will be responsible for leading a team of artists in the conceptualizing and production of on-air design and the general look of the television station. Reporting to the Creative Director, the Art Director will collaborate with News, Promotion and Sales.

Primary Duties:

Develop and oversee creative concepts for the on-air look of WJZ-TV while meeting CBS' objectives. Work as a hands-on designer in addition to managing other members of the Art Department. Direct the work of outside vendors as needed. Help manage and schedule an efficient workflow among the team.

Ability to mentor staff, support, motivate and inspire designers with encouragement and constructive feedback. Effectively manage multiple projects simultaneously in a high-work volume, quick-turnaround, tight deadline environment. Projects include, but not limited to On-air, Social Media, Print and Merchandise.

Education Requirements:

Bachelors Degree in Graphic Design or related discipline

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

  • Proven strong design skills.
  • 7 plus years of industry experience.
  • 3 plus years of art direction/management.
  • Expert Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator)
  • Working knowledge of Chyron Lyric.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.