Overview and Responsibilities
The Senior Designer’s primary function is to conceptualize and develop top quality corporate and creative materials for consumers, partners and employees. Projects include a full-range of branding, print and digital designs, including but not limited to ads, brochures, digital newsletters, environmental installations, websites, merchandise, logos and brand looks.
Develop innovative graphic design that positions our company and brands in the most effective way possible.
Work within, and simultaneously push forward the ViacomCBS graphic identity
Ideate and brainstorm concepts that reflect strategic business goals
Collaborate with writers, project managers, and digital team
Effectively present work to clients
Push projects forward with minimal oversight; be able to work autonomously when needed
Hire and oversee top quality illustrators, photographers and various vendors to meet the excellent standards set by ViacomCBS.
Develop outstanding work under tight deadlines and tight budgets.
The position reports directly to the Art Director
Supervision may be given to junior designer on occasion and to production
This position works directly with the Vice President and Art Director to review strategies for work and objectives of new projects.
Internal contacts for this position are Senior Vice President through assistant.
External contacts for this position are various vendors including: photographers, illustrators, digital vendors, and printers
5-7 years design experience at a top studio or in-house department are necessary.
BFA in Design or Communication Arts
Proficient on Macintosh with Adobe Creative Suite (Especially InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop) and presentation software
Knowledge of photographers and illustrators
Knowledge of print and digital production
Ability to think creatively within strategic direction
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively
Ability to produce under pressure
Has good organizational skills