Creative Director Of Video
Discovery CommunicationsWoodway, TX
Full Time Job
Magnolia Network is a collaboration between Chip and Joanna Gaines and Discovery, Inc. At Magnolia Network, we believe in telling life’s stories authentically and empowering viewers to move past their comfort zones and try new things.
The Creative Director of Video will lead and direct the Brand Creative video team to conceive, define and develop on-air and off-air promotions and supporting social/digital promotional content. Responsible for managing the workload of direct reports and providing a creative vision, overseeing the creation of fresh, engaging, and entertaining content that pushes creative boundaries, delivers on strategic goals, and drives ratings and brand awareness.
• Manage a small team of producers and editors in all phases of promo creation; direct the conceptualization, writing and production of on-air/off-air promotions including clip-based launch spots, concept spots, episodics, generics, stunts/marathons, sizzles and brand image spots
• Direct the conceptualization, writing and production of sharable digital/social content for platforms including Instagram, Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.
• Ensure promotions are delivered on-time and on-budget while maintaining highest standards of quality, consistency and accuracy.
• Manage, grow and mentor direct reports; foster a work environment that is conducive to creative development.
• Be a brand champion, maintaining the brand “look and feel” across all projects and platforms.
• Direct and oversee multiple third-party vendors.
• Partner with Design team to develop innovative creative solutions to elevate content; provide direction to ensure visual approach and editorial is unified.
• Manage freelance producers/editors as needed.