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Senior World Artist
• Intermediate Level
Our art team is small, and we want to expand it with someone capable of bringing both deep expertise in world art while also being able to guide a distributed team of internal and external artists to get results. We only hire talented, collaborative people with strong communication skills who are laser focused on achieving excellent results. #NewMedia
In This Role, You Will:
Create game environments in a photo-realistic, cinematic style
Collaborate closely and proactively with Design, Art Direction and Cinematographer
Collaborate with external partners
Create guidelines and deliver feedback
Construct environments using 3D packages and Unreal Editor
Create visual targets
Plan for level production, dependencies, and performance budgets
Help drive creation of photo-realistic content sets
Produce level art from sketch to final polish and optimization
We Are Looking for People Who:
Are able to push visual quality to a high degree of realism
Thrive in a self-driven environment
Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Are a great communicator and cross-discipline collaborator
Strong understanding of level design and layout
Great understanding of visual composition, shape, color and lighting
Passion for creating cinematic photo-realistic content
Unreal Engine mastery is a plus
Photogrammetry experience is a plus
Extensive understanding of AAA game level development
Shipped a minimum of 2+ AAA games
Strong understanding of Game engine limitations and possibilities
Strong time management and long term planning skills
Ability to find and adapt real world references to game environments
This role requires a keen eye for style, visual composition, and attention to detail, as well as an understanding of trends, customer needs, and technical execution on set. The Art Director must be comfortable working within existing style guide conventions, but also possess a strong individual sense of aesthetics and be able to bring customer-focused and aspirational ideas to the table.
Candidates must provide a strong portfolio which demonstrates brand and customer understanding and excellent art direction and visual design skills. They must also be able to effectively manage multiple tasks and projects at once, without sacrificing quality. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated, self-directed and able to thrive in an atmosphere of ambiguity and rapid development, while also fostering an environment of multidisciplinary collaboration, innovation and creative problem-solving.
Key job responsibilities
• Creating the concepts for and art directing photography and video production projects. • Present design solutions to business partners for concept and layout approval. • Plan, concept and execute elevated image and video content. • Filter creative direction from the Creative Director or Senior Art Director to the on-set teams, creating inspirational, contemporary content. • Building layouts and clear creative briefs for the on-set photo/video team(s) to produce. • Approving imagery on set and via remote approval. • Direct and motivate creative teams. Maintain a positive and constructive work environment. • Working with set designers and builders to transform the studio set to customer’s living space which is inviting and inspiring. • Always have the customer in mind, utilizing customer insights to build creative treatments that support an inspirational shopping experience. • Participating in the creation, maintenance and updating of global imaging and video style guides. • Recommending creative resourcing solutions and overseeing outsourced design and production. • Working with the Production team to schedule the appropriate talent for assignments.
An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating visual branding, online marketing, and great user-centered design solutions.
Minimum of 5 years of experience with an agency or creative team.
Advanced knowledge of design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.
Bachelor's degree in visual design or equivalent professional experience.
Experience in photo and/or video art direction and managing on set production.
Experience defining or maintaining a design style guide or branding guidelines.
Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills and the ability to gracefully defend your design decisions to executive management.
Experience in Home Décor and Lifestyle production.
Elevated art direction of 3D lifestyle imagery.
Experience in working with Post Production Video teams for editing, voice over and graphic overlays.
Experience in on-location production.
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Anchor Production Assistant, MSNBC on Peacock
Greater New York City Area
• Emerging Level
This position is represented by the Writers Guild of America East.
Assist in compiling research for anchor, maintaining on-air updates during live program
Gather information on breaking news stories for anchors to relay on air
Print scripts for anchors and build updates
Provide daily support by managing calendars, appearance and schedule
Schedule and book travel and meetings
Organize and schedule meeting and interviews
Maintain and process expense reports
Respond to correspondences
Order and coordinate all graphic elements for air when needed
Oversee the airing of all graphic elements in control room during live program when needed
Work closely with producers to research, select and locate required footage for broadcast
Qualifications Basic Qualifications:
At least one year of news production experience.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
Additional Job Requirements:
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered.
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news.
Excellent knowledge of politics, history and current events.
Must have the ability to work under deadline pressure.
Cleveland Public Theatre (CPT) is hiring a Technical Director, who is a core part of the staff and will make a meaningful contribution to life at CPT and its success. CPT will be accepting applications for this position until the role is filled, with a projected start date between 10/1/22 and 11/15/22.
TECHNICAL DIRECTOR JOB DESCRIPTION CPT is hiring a Technical Director (TD). This role requires leadership and initiative and reports to the Executive Artistic Director (EAD). This role participates in leading the theatre and supporting the EAD in strategy and decision-making.
Salary range is $48k to $60k, commensurate with experience. Additional compensation is offered for major design projects up to $6k.
The TD manages and implements all technical aspects of productions, except costumes, for CPT’s season, consisting of 6-12 full productions, 2-4 new work development series, 2 multi-site special events, and other artistic projects. CPT programs in two theatres, various onsite studios, and occasionally produces work offsite in nontraditional spaces. The TD will lead the building of this department and will work with the EAD and the artistic department to grow capacity. For the 2022/2023 Season, the TD oversees and works with CPT’s Technical Associate and some over-hire technicians to implement all sets, lighting, video, and sound installations. The TD is responsible for oversight of CPT’s scene shop and technical equipment. The TD is also offered opportunities to work as a designer and receives additional compensation for major projects. Candidates must have three years full-time technical theatre work (or equivalent as a freelancer) with excellent technical skills in the following areas: sound technician, master electrician, and set construction. Expertise in some of the following skills is also a plus: sound design, lighting design/video design/implementation, and scenic design. The successful candidate will be collaborative, eager to learn new ways of working, service oriented, and highly self-motivated. CPT promotes a positive work environment and works to maintain a sustainable workload for technical staff and their teams.
Implementation of Technical Aspects for Productions
Create working drawings for set construction
Build and install sets for productions
Hang, patch, and focus light plot for productions and series
Install sound plot for productions and series
Install and focus projectors as needed for productions and series
Manage Scene Shop and Technical Equipment
Maintain scene shop to meet CPT standards of safety, organization, and cleanliness
Maintain, repair, and purchase technical equipment as needed
Manage Production Calendar and Budgets
Evaluate designs for budget, both financial budget and time/capacity budget
Create, build, and schedule for all productions
Create over-hire schedule/need for all productions
Work with designers to ensure final designs are submitted in a timely manner
Manage one full time Technical Associate
Recruit and retain skilled over-hire technicians for occasional, short-term work
Supervise skilled and unskilled short-term technicians
Train and respond to technician questions
QUALIFICATIONS The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following:
Excellent project management skills
The ability to assess, prioritize, and drive multiple productions at the same time
Strong communication skills
Ability to collaborate and be a team player
Ability to manage small, short-term teams
Excellent technical skills in at least three of the following areas:
Sound design/sound technician
Lighting design/master electrician
Scenic design/set construction
Video design/video implementation
Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Excel
Working knowledge of VectorWorks, QLab, and other industry standard programs
3 years of full-time technical theatre work or equivalent as freelancer
Experience in technical direction
Tracking and managing production budgets and expenses
Have some management experience
QUALITIES AND PERSONALITY
Attention to detail and accuracy while working on multiple projects and tasks
Ability to work efficiently and calmly in a fast-paced environment
Ability to re-prioritize tasks as they arise
Collaborative, eager to learn new ways of working, service oriented, and highly self-motivated
Inspired to learn from and with leadership and to support leadership’s ongoing growth and learning
Highly organized and self-motivated
Energetic, enthusiastic, and sees projects to completion
Review of candidates will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled. To apply for the position, send an email to Raymond Bobgan, Executive Artistic Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Subject line should read: [LAST NAME], Technical Director. The email should include two attachments: a resume, and a two-page cover letter describing your history, passion, why you are interested in this position, and what you have to offer. Candidates may be asked to provide additional materials after original application. No phone calls, please.
Your duties will not only help the production staff in creating our daily show but also help you learn and grow, setting you up for a successful and exciting career in broadcast journalism. The internship will consist of putting together research packets, booking potential guests, maintaining a production calendar, pitching segment ideas as well as general administrative support.
A Day in the Life…
Assist with production needs on occasional field shoots
Assist with general office needs
Teams you’ll be working with: Pre & Post-production and Digital
Assist with creating digital and social content across all platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok and GoodMorningAmerica.com
Assist in editing all videos and packages that air on the show
What we are looking for…
A demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Strong editing skills
Knowledge and familiarity with the show
A strong interest in production and television
Proven skills utilizing Microsoft Office products (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office with an emphasis in MS Word, Access, Excel & PowerPoint
Previous internship experience, either print or broadcast
Some experience related to social media including Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram, YouTube
Familiar with Adobe Suite
AVID editing experience preferred
Required Education: Currently enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class, or be a recent graduate of an accredited college or university within the last six (6) months at time of application, or be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program
Preferred Education: Undergraduate students in their junior/senior year or recent graduates
This internship is both a remote and in-person internship.
Must be able to work in the New York City office and provide your own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship
Must be available from January through June 2023
Must be willing to work 40 hours/week. Interns will work up to 2 days in the office and the other days remote.
The internship requires a working, reliable internet connection, as well as a quiet and dedicated work space, but must be willing to commute to the television studio building (as necessary)
Must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session
The ideal candidate will enjoy the diversity and challenges of working concurrently with multiple teams to project manage the building, testing and delivery of solutions that may include artist tools, information systems, and platforms.
Project Managers are expected to understand and adapt to the needs of their teams , facilitating planning, tracking and collaboration using common agile practices where practical. Project managers assist with the creation and management of backlogs and roadmaps, identification of project risks and dependencies - especially as they relate to other teams.
You should therefore be comfortable interacting with engineers, leadership in technology and production, and other stakeholders. Consistent follow-through is also essential in this role.
Project managers may also provide quantitative and qualitative input to technology leadership to help well-informed decision making, and should therefore be comfortable with data gathering and analysis. Furthermore, technical aptitude is required to implement and customize workflows in supporting systems such as Jira and ServiceDesk.
● 2+ years of project management experience in an agile development environment ● Solid communication, collaboration and problem-solving skills, with a desire to continue to grow in these areas ● Effective listener who engages with stakeholders and engineers to ensure expectations are understood and met ● Experience working with teams using Kanban/scrum techniques ● Ability to grasp technical concepts and project risks sufficiently to prioritize and communicate to others
● BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field; or comparable industry experience
You will work closely with the Creative Services department, to define and develop creative assets; the Social Community Manager, guiding community outreach across all platforms; the Publicity team, amplifying efforts and helping with influencer outreach and creator driven campaigns; the Insights team to track and refine KPIs.
Responsible for strategy, creative ideation, execution and ongoing analysis of performance across Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, TikTok and other emerging social platforms
Design and execute a social presence that is true to the Pure Flix brand while also promoting individual titles
As part of the Social Media Team, collaborate on Pure Flix’s overall marketing efforts as it pertains to each platform
Develop an ongoing relationship with Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, TikTok and other emerging social platforms to expedite requests and processes when launching materials
Identify what captures people’s attention on social and drives conversation. Keep finger on the pulse of social trends, new platform features and best practices, providing channel and community insights with actionable next steps on an ongoing basis
Coordinate and execute live social media events including activities at press junkets, premieres, special events, talent Q&As, etc.
Strategize, define and foster relationships with fan groups
Collaborate with teams across Sony to plan and schedule social content and posting requests as it pertains to PureFlix content
Digital Content Management
Build and oversee the content calendar to plan optimized content for each platform including conceptualizing and writing all posts.
Manage the content calendar review process
Outline the recommended types of social content and posting cadence to accomplish each title’s social media goals and to increase page growth
Work closely with the Social Community Manager to identify opportunistic conversations to amplify as content
Develop strategies for influencer and creator campaigns (organic and paid) and provide support for influencer marketing initiatives and outreach.
Work closely with Publicity to align on overall communication objectives and amplification of PR efforts
Continually work with the Creative team to evolve the social media strategy to align with broader marketing campaigns and goals. Proactively work with them to develop and deliver best-in-class digital content including, but not limited to, images, videos, cinemagraphs, GIFs, Instagram stories and more
Work closely with the Media team and third party agencies to coordinate paid promotion of social content and drive optimizations by testing new techniques, analyzing performance data, and making recommendations regarding shifting resources to top performing posts
Report weekly on organic posts to analyze highest performing digital content
2-3 years on a social media team/in an entertainment or public relations environment
Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, or related field.
Social media or social marketing certification (desired)
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