Head of Design, Brand Creative Burbank , California REF#:
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB LOCATION: Burbank, CA
CBS Interactive, a division of ViacomCBS, is the world’s largest
publisher of premium digital content and a perennial top 10
Internet company. CBS Interactive’s brands span popular categories
like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming.
Properties include the websites, apps and streaming services of
the CBS Television Network such as the CBS All Access subscription
service, CBS News Digital platforms including the 24/7 digital news
network CBSN, and CBS Sports Digital brands including the 24-hour
streaming sports news network CBS Sports HQ, as well as
digital-first properties in key content verticals, including CNET,
ZDNet, TVGuide.com, GameSpot, Last.fm, Metacritic and
Follow CBS Interactive on Twitter and Facebook.
The year ahead for ViacomCBS is an exciting one. Our new broad
pay streaming product will expand CBS All Access by adding the
company's scaled assets in film and TV, including world-renowned
brands, and reaffirm and expand the value of entertainment, news
and sports — through on-demand and live experiences — for audiences
around the world. To help us lead this rapid expansion, the CBS All
Access team is actively seeking a Head of Design, Brand Creative to
work closely with leadership to oversee brand design, working
cross-functionally with agencies, Marketing, Product and Content to
ensure the best in class creative and design. As Head of Design,
you will lead the development and execution of the brand’s
multi-platform creative concepts and campaigns, design and
messaging strategies across all consumer’s touch-points, from
motion graphics, print, key art, social and digital, to
experiential. You are a leader who takes pride in developing
talent, presenting to executives and leading by example how to be
an effective communicator to get large projects done across the
organization. You can partner with Creative Directors and
Marketers, direct motion graphics in-house, oversee shoots, manage
agency creative and know how to roll ideas out cross-platform. This
position requires a blend of excellent creative skills, brand
strategy, an ability to visually interpret complex issues and a
passion for advancing creative ideas and causes.
Lead a team of motion designers and art directors to lead the
design creative vision on projects.
Inspire and lead the design team to deliver exceptional creative
results that solve problems.
Take responsibility for the design direction and output of
multiple projects simultaneously.
Develop deep relationships within the Org to understand their
needs and establish brand design as a trusted partner to the
Use logic and intuition to distill unstructured information into
valuable insights and creative territories for designers to
Develop creative branding elements and design concepts that meet
the business objectives.
Implement feedback from leadership and partners to refine and
Work with agencies and internal team to help develop the design
of the rebranded CBS All Access.
Work with Marketing and Creative teams to develop and ensure the
creative consistency and branding of the creative advertising of
Lead and maintain a consistent voice, tone and visual language
across all platforms and consumer interaction points for brand
What you bring to the team:
You have -
Minimum 10 years’ experience in all aspects of leadership,
creative planning & strategy, concept development and execution,
including motion graphics, art direction, brand design, digital
design, print, photography and video concepts and production.
5 years proven experience creating and delivering concepts that
create demand, build brands and drive engagement.
Experience directly leading and influencing teams in all aspects
of creative concept development, strategy, planning and
Provides unique design insights and solutions in collaboration
with internal partners, often in real time
Working knowledge of modern design fundamentals and application
across all consumer touch-points.
Must be comfortable in a fast-paced collaborative environment
where creativity and insights can come from anywhere, and fresh
ideas and concepts are encouraged on a daily basis.
Help drive in the delivery of all aspects of a campaign in order
to ensure excellent execution is achieved.
Technically savvy, including use of graphic, video editing and
other software tools. Adobe Creative Suite Mastery is a must.
Detail-oriented with an eye for the big picture. Calm, balanced,
level-headed, and collaborative in nature.
Manage teams, time lines, and projects while collaborating
across departments. JIRA experience a plus.
Bachelor’s Degree in Design, Arts, Advertising, Communication
Design or related field.
Equal Opportunity Employer