Job Title:  Art Director, Creative Marketing, WWTV

Department:  Design & Creative Services
Location: 

Santa Monica, CA, US, 90404

Summary of Position

The Worldwide Television Creative Marketing group is looking for a talented Art Director to join the team. This position requires a creative thinker with a keen eye for design, a passion for television marketing and an excitement for creative challenges. We are looking for someone with solid experience creating industry leading marketing materials, who has an exceptional attention to detail and a willingness to jump into a high volume of creative projects. This role will support the Creative team to collaborate and deliver top notch materials including print, digital, social, and presentations in support of International Sales and TV Development, and will report directly to the VP, Project Management.

Responsibilities

  • Execute creative materials based on established creative marketing strategy
  • Work directly with Creative Director to set and establish tone for various initiatives including events
  • Design digital and print signage and marketing collateral materials for large scale international and domestic sales markets
  • Create decks and supporting materials in support of high-level sales initiatives
  • Design internal, sales, and pitch presentations for television properties
  • Design assets in support of social strategy
  • Design assets for AVOD linear channels in support of streaming partner requests
  • Oversee design for EST digital artwork
  • Create and design various print and digital trade ads
  • Oversee and mentor junior design team

Qualifications and Skills

  • 6-7 years of experience in design for an agency, studio, or creative services team
  • Strong proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • Experience designing presentations for high-level stakeholders
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Works well under pressure, while maintaining a positive outlook and “can-do” attitude
  • A meaningful interest in TV Creative Marketing is a must
  • A degree in Design is required

Nice to Haves

  • Experience with project management software a plus (i.e. Basecamp, Monday.com, etc.)
  • Experience with asset management a plus

About the Company

Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B) encompasses world-class motion picture and television studio operations aligned with the STARZ premium global subscription platform to bring a unique and varied portfolio of entertainment to consumers around the world.  The Company’s film, television, subscription and location-based entertainment businesses are backed by a 17,000-title library and a valuable collection of iconic film and television franchises. A digital age company driven by its entrepreneurial culture and commitment to innovation, the Lionsgate brand is synonymous with bold, original, relatable entertainment for audiences worldwide.

Business Unit Overview

Lionsgate Television 
Lionsgate Television is one of the foremost third-party suppliers of premium scripted series to streaming, broadcast and cable platforms alike while also serving as a prolific supplier of premium content to Starz. Drawing upon its production partnerships with many of the top content creators, it supplies dozens of scripted series to more than 20 different network partners. With a reputation for creating “brand-defining” shows for a diverse range of platforms, Lionsgate Television has produced and distributed the iconic long-running series Mad Men, one of the most acclaimed shows in television history, the ground-breaking Orange is the New Black, Weeds, Nurse Jackie, Nashville, Dear White People and many others while continuing to develop strong slates of acclaimed new series. Lionsgate also operates a robust in-house unscripted television business partnering with a diverse array of linear and streaming platforms. Lionsgate television series have garnered 238 Emmy® nominations, 38 Emmys®, 66 Golden Globe® nominations and nine Golden Globe® wins.
 
The Lionsgate Television Group collaborates closely with the Company’s other television businesses, including Debmar-Mercury, a leading producer and syndicator of evergreen game and talk shows, Pilgrim Media, one of the top producers of unscripted series, and 3 Arts Entertainment, a leading talent management and production company that has become a major television production partner and a source of top talent for all of the Company’s businesses. The Lionsgate Worldwide Television Distribution Group licenses the Company’s feature film and television slates, 17,000-title film and television library, one of the largest in the world, and Starz’s original programming slate to nearly every major OTT and linear platform through a global network of deep customer relationships.  

Our Benefits

  • Full Coverage – Medical, Vision, and Dental
  • Work/Life Balance – generous sick days, vacation days, holidays, and Impact Day
  • 401(k) company matching
  • Tuition Reimbursement (up to graduate degree)

EEO Statement

Lionsgate is an equal employment opportunity employer. All employees and applicants are evaluated on the basis of their qualifications, consistent with applicable state and federal laws. In addition, Lionsgate will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. Lionsgate will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and federal law.  


Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles