Contract Job

Design Director


Los Angeles, CA 06-17-2020
  • Paid
  • Contract
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

This is an exciting time in the production, post-production, and content-creation spaces. We are entering a period of technology-driven disruption that hasn't been seen in 25+ years since the introduction of non-linear editing. We are creating a culture where the team is encouraged to be self-starters who continually strive to be better and learn more while having fun. A culture where team members are not afraid to fail or try new things because that is the quickest path to innovation. Endless curiosity about how things work and a strong understanding of what ''customer service'' actually means are valued traits. A solid understanding of production and post-production processes, broadcast technology, IT, and agile methodologies is a must-have, along with a sense of humor.

Fox Entertainment is currently looking for a hands-on Design Director to join our Visual Innovation Studio group on a freelance basis. You will fill a critical role in the design and marketing of Fox Entertainment properties, and we're looking for someone who has a strong design background with extensive experience in typography.

This role is responsible for delivering a high-quality viewer experience to millions of viewers across FOX networks, digital platforms, mobile applications, websites, and licensing partnerships. In short, we bring great FOX content to YOU!

• Oversee junior designers
• Responsible for the design and animation of design elements for broadcast

• 7+ Years experience in a Designer or Sr Designer role is a requirement for consideration
• Expert-level proficiency in Adobe After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator
• Fluency in 3D applications
• Proficiency in Maxon Cinema 4D
• Knowledge of Arnold a plus
• Familiarity with current design and creative trends - especially within the Entertainment industry
• Attention to detail and a collaborative attitude is a must
• Excellent communication skills, and well organized
• Experience with cloud-based production and post-production environments, collaborative workflows, and use of applications and tools in these environments
• Prior experience as an Art Director, Creative Director or Design Director strongly preferred

Company Profile
The FOX Network, a premier national television broadcaster, is renowned for its combination of appealing primetime entertainment and powerful sports programming. It delivers 15 hours of weekly primetime programming to 208 local market affiliates, reaching approximately 99.9% of all U.S. television households. Among 18- to 34-year-olds, the FOX Network has ranked among the top two networks in primetime entertainment for the past 23 years.