Join the Vans Family
Vans® is the original action sports footwear company, rooted in authenticity and creativity. Founded in 1966, we have thrived on a legacy of impacting our greater community through four pillars: action sports, music, art and street culture. We are constantly inspired by the expressive creators within our company and community as they bring new and innovative perspectives to shape and transform the future of our business.
At Vans, our culture sets us apart and influences everything we do. We are driven by our five values: We are Determined. We are Connected to our consumers and to each other. We are Inclusive. We are Expressive and Fun. Most of all, we are a family.
Our purpose to enable creative expression and inspire youth culture is fostered through our inclusivity. We welcome anyone and everyone into our global family and proudly celebrate an environment where individuality is embraced, equal opportunities thrive, and everyone is empowered to reach their greatest potential.
By joining our family, you will be immersed in an environment of incredibly supportive and collaborative people. We work hard across a multitude of initiatives to bring the Van Doren Spirit to life. We live for what we do.
Jr. Art Producer
The Jr Art Producer plays a key role in bringing the creative vision to life and works directly with the Creative and Production teams. You will be instrumental in assisting with all aspects of production, including identifying up and coming photographers. In addition, you will be responsible for licensing artwork (photography, illustration, design) with a good understanding of intellectual property and copyright laws.
How You Will Make a Difference
What you will do:
Provide production schedules and ensure projects do not exceed budget
Negotiate photography contracts and rights and renew photography, illustration and talent rights as needed
Provide purchase orders and approve invoices for stock houses, photographers, producers, talent, and illustrators
Prepare and obtain model releases and required documentation
How you will do it:
You will be highly organized and bring strong project management skills to meet deadlines
Gather information, organize, and maintain usage documents for upload to the DAM.
Organize pre-pro meetings
What success looks like:
Bringing creative vision to life by working with creative and production teams.
Assists in all aspects of production, including identifying photographers
Licensing artwork with a good understanding of intellectual property and copyright laws
Free To Be, Inclusion & Diversity
As a purpose-led, performance driven company, we strive to foster a culture of belonging based on respect, connection, openness and authenticity. We are committed to building and maintaining a workplace that celebrates the diversity of our associates, allowing them to bring their authentic selves to work every day.
Skills for Success
Years of Related Professional Experience: 1-3 years
Educational Position Requirements:
A formal education and subsequent undergraduate/graduate degrees are nice to have, but we are most interested in your total experience and professional achievements.
What we expect you already know:
Ability to translate creative ideas into creative content
Strong ability to manage budgets with attention to detail
Excellent communication skills
Ability to focus, stay on task & meet production deadlines
What we will teach you:
Will help develop skills in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
Our four pillars (Music, Art, Street Culture and Action Sports)
Producing at scale
Working with outside agencies
VF Guiding Principles: Live with Integrity, Act Courageously, Be Curious, Act with Empathy, and Preserve.
What’s in it For You
We’re in the business of unleashing human potential, driven by the ideas, energy and commitment of our people. That’s why we offer comprehensive benefits that encourage mental, physical and financial well-being for all VF associates. When it comes to benefits, we’re the total package. Go to MyVFBenefits.com and click on “Looking to Join VF?” to learn more.
Our Parent Company, VF Corporation
VF is one of the world’s largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies connecting people to the lifestyles, activities and experiences they cherish through our family of iconic outdoor, active and workwear brands. At the heart of our journey lies our company-wide purpose: We power movements of sustainable and active lifestyles for the betterment of people and our planet. This is our purpose. It’s the reason we come to work every day. It’s a commitment shared by our global associates across all brands. Our purpose unites us and leads us to pursue our goals, together. This is our calling. Learn more at vfc.com
We just have one question. Are you in?