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Senior Designer


London, United Kingdom 08-06-2022
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  • Full Time
Job Description
Senior Designer (Paramount+)

We are Paramount's in house team of creative thinkers and makers producing super-engaging work across iconic brands including Paramount+, MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and Channel 5.

From promos, marketing campaigns to events, reels, social and rebrands, we work cross brand and cross platforms creating award winning content. We are passionate about creative and thrive off collaboration.

Is this the role for you?

A key role within the Paramount+ team the Senior Designer will report into the Art Director and Creative director. We work across a wide range of projects and platforms including integrated marketing campaigns, branding, events, print and promos. As a Senior Designer, you will be responsible for ensuring the core brand aesthetics are considered within all creative executions with your focus being the execution of key art and digital & print assets.

We are ideally looking for a multidisciplinary creative with a digital graphic design and print background but who is specifically skilled in the creation of key art. Skilled at originating keywork from conception to completion, as well as adapting established US key art for a UK market

You will need to demonstrate high a level of creative excellence, ensuring all output is produced to a world class standard whilst delivering on time and to budget. This Senior Designer will confidently creatively contribute to cross brand concepting sessions and deliver on strong design across the platform; coming up with innovative and original design ideas for multi-platform campaigns.

In addition, this role will work collaboratively with creatives and producers to ensure all assets and design is delivered to the highest creative output. With excellent communication skills, you will work in an integrated way with all departments producing design requirements across the business.

What will you be doing?
• Creatively implement design to an industry leading level with an understanding of core brand values and style guides of the Paramount+ global brand.
• Be a specialist in the Paramount+ brand for the UK.
• Be highly skilled in Photoshop Illustrator and InDesign.
• Work to a brief, schedule and budget and collaborate with creative and production partners across all projects.
• Have entertainment industry experience.
• Collaborate and work closely with the Art Director and Creative director.
• Be able to support our Art Director by providing feedback to the designers and creatives.
• Strong print design focus with ability to create motion assets when the brief demands ensuring cut through and stand out content is delivered.
• Produce high quality design across a breadth of projects ranging from branding, print, campaigns, and on-screen elements; ensuring all graphics adhere to brand guidelines both locally and internationally where applicable.
• Contribute creative ideas and vision within cross brand workflows.
• Partner with creatives for campaign idea generation and pitching, effectively present design ideas through storyboards, style frames and mock-ups.
• Work alongside, support and help the creatives to realise design solutions and add coherent design value to projects.
• Nurture, mentor and motivate junior members within the team.
• Recruit and recommend freelancers where applicable.

What are we looking for?
• Skilled in all stages of the creative design and production process.
• Experience in leading project teams and support junior members of the team.
• Extensive design experience across all platforms and marketing mediums with strength in branding, layout, typography, logo design and wealth of print projects.
• A strong visual and creative problem solver with an excellent ability to verbally communicate ideas.
• Extensive experience in Macintosh skills and mainstream graphics software, with a focus on Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.
• Strongly committed to collaboration and working as part of the wider creative team.
• The ability to produce and communicate a stream of fresh, original and innovative creative ideas.
• To be up to date with the latest design trends and recommend new softwares.
• Ability to multi-task and working tight timelines and schedules.
• Strong organisational skills will ability to prioritise workload.
• Solid knowledge and experience of Post Production techniques and formats.
• Passionate about building an inclusive environment.

Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r0zx16-18-207-157-152-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Simon & Schuster, a division of ViacomCBS, is a global leader in the field of general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for consumers of all ages, across all printed, electronic, and audio formats.