Art Director, IMDb TV

IMDb TV is seeking a talented and innovative Art Director to help ideate and shape the IMDb TV brand.

The AD is a master at creative storytelling, with a high creative bar, and is well-versed in designing for various mediums and form factors. The AD is a skilled practitioner of design, functioning as a team lead, but also willing to roll up their sleeves and do the work alongside fellow designers. The AD can lead specific programs as the team scales with the business, providing guidance to the visual and motion designers on the team. This individual is a master at arranging color, composition, typography, visual hierarchy and brand expression. We are seeking a design problem solver, with the ability to work within established processes, and a willingness to define processes in the face of ambiguity.

The primary focus of this role is creative ideation, design support, and pixel-perfect execution of IMDb TV creative assets. On a day to day, this individual will work with our creative team in assembling studio, agency, and brand assets to create advertising content that is visually appealing and forward thinking. Tasks include, but are not limited to, building digital creative for social posts, design experiments, email creative, brand support, and house ad creative.

The AD must be able to take direction from creative leads, while exhibiting ownership and backbone, to bring design excellence to our department. We seek an individual that can collaborate with creative peers and provide design direction to the other visual and motion designers on the team.

Responsibilities include defining the look of IMDb TV creative and executing the unified vision. In addition to defining the look, the AD will help document and implement brand guidelines and templates to ensure consistency across all platforms.

This position requires strong organizational skills, web expertise, intrinsic design ability, typographic skills, and acute attention to detail. The ability to manage multiple projects and communicate with key stakeholders is essential. Online portfolio of work is REQUIRED.

The IMDb TV team is shaping the future of digital video entertainment. Our mission is to build earth’s most customer centric ad supported premium free video service, and make it easy for millions of customers to enjoy. It is still very much Day 1 for IMDb TV so you would be joining an entrepreneurial and pioneering team that is building amazing customer experiences from the ground up

Basic Qualifications

· 5+ years of design experience
· An available online portfolio
· Bachelor’s Degree
· Great compositional and typographical skills
· Strong communication skills
· Self-motivated and capable of working independently
· Knowledge of design and production terminology

Preferred Qualifications

· Film/Media experience a plus
· Illustration skills a plus
· InDesign experience a plus