ViacomCBS Junior Designer, CBS Marketing in Los Angeles, California
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA
CBS was established in 1928, when founder William Paley purchased 16 independent radio stations and christened them the Columbia Broadcast System. Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS's total network lineup was watched by more than 110 million people a week during the 2017/2018 season. CBS has been the #1 network in primetime for 10 consecutive seasons. The network has the #1 comedy/scripted program, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; #l late night program, THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.
We are seeking a strong creative designer who is open minded, collaborative, and willing to roll up their sleeves and stretch their design skills to bring CBS Original and brand campaigns to life. The Junior Designer is responsible for designing initial concepts and ideas, deck presentations, logos and type layouts, social media posts and print design. This role must be able to create new ideas as well as build-out and deliver adaptive creative from finished art. This person should have the ability to retain and understand file management and organization structures, unpack basic project requirements and delivery dates, and is a self-starter with a high bias for action.
This person should be obsessed with design trends, always looking for new, creative ways to apply them across all verticals of content and is aware of social media and tech trends. They will take direction from Art Directors and Sr. Designers, and as such should take mentorship and feedback to heart. Lastly, the ideal person should have a true passion for entertainment and a love for social and new content trends.
Great at communicating concepts by generating quick mock-ups, designs and sketches that help bring marketing ideas to life
Able to ideate and construct ideas within a team-based design environment
Has a strong understanding of graphic design, illustration, animation, video editing and gifs
Design breakthrough creative for Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, TikTok, Twitch, etc.
Design branded concepts, artwork, layouts, and assets for CBS Originals, promotions and events
Develop and implement new processes and mechanisms that will ultimately improve team performance, creativity, communication and collaboration
- 2-3+ years working experience or degree in Graphic Design, Fine Art/Design, Advertising or any related field
Strong skills in Photoshop, Illustrator, PowerPoint and Keynote with beginner knowledge of basic animation and production within After Effects
Well organized, detail oriented, able to multitask, prioritize responsibilities, and work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment
Craves and acts on feedback
Understanding of traditional and digital entertainment marketing, including but not limited to print, OOH, social, and digital media channels
Exemplary team player able to build relationships quickly with internal and external stakeholders with a wide range of personality types
An excellent listener and communicator with a high EQ
Positive attitude and the ability to be proactive, resourceful and flexible
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Advanced knowledge of social media platforms and emerging technology
Ability to anticipate scheduling/organizational challenges and suggest solutions in a timely manner
Able to make independent decisions in the handling of sensitive and confidential information while exercising good judgment and discretion
Comfortable in a test-and-learn environment
Creative thinker with strategic and analytical prowess
Focused and driven to excellence at the accomplishment of all tasks
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