VP - Creative Services
Scripps Networks InteractiveKnoxville, TN
Full Time Job
Scripps Networks Interactive, the leader in lifestyle media with top brands such as HGTV, Food Network, and Travel Channel, is searching for VP – Creative Services in Knoxville, Tennessee to join our Creative Services team. The VP-Creative Services is responsible for leading the Brand Creative Service team in setting strategic brand direction and executing creative for marketing programs across on-air/off-air, print, and digital.
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What you will be doing:
o Inspire and lead a team of producers, writers, designers, and production/operations specialist in the develop of innovative creative that positions our networks, talent, and shows to meet marketing objectives.
o Collaborate with Sales and Ad Sales Marketing to produce integrated short form that meets brand and advertiser objectives.
o Collaborate across programming, media strategy, digital, PR, and sales to understand the needs of each department when executing marketing creative.
o Work closely with research to understand viewer trends, impact of creative on show launches, and brand health metrics.
o Understand viewer behavior and industry trends to adapt team, resources and creative strategies to be successful on new platforms – social media, TVE apps, OTT, streaming services, etc.
o Work with internal and external resources to deliver projects on time and on budget.
What you need to have:
o Bachelors Degree in a related discipline from an accredited institution.
o Minimum of 10 years of experience, including leadership.
It's a plus if you have:
o Branding expertise
o Knowledge of TV production processes
o Ability to extend creative onto digital platforms
o Ability to negotiate with outside vendors
o Leadership and people management skills
o Conflict resolution skills
o Uses comprehensive knowledge of own function or brand to interpret internal and external business challenges and recommend best practices for improving products, processes, or services
o Ability to advance own perspective on industry challenges and identifies new management techniques to apply with own team
• Full-time position (40 hours/week) with competitive compensation package
• Eligible for full insurance benefits (medical, vision, dental, prescription)
• Eligible for retirement benefits (401k matching additional funds for age/service)
• Fantastic paid time off package of 19 days in 1st year (includes vacation, sick and personal days)
• 9-10 company paid holidays a year on top of that!
• Industry leading maternity/paternity leave program
• Educational Reimbursement Program
• Identity theft protection and access to legal services