Creative Services Director


Do you want to be part of a transformational team with Erie’s #1 news station? 

We are looking for a Creative Services Director to develop and lead the overall marketing and promotional strategy of JET24/FOX66/ 

Experience with project management, creative script writing, field and studio production, lighting and non-linear editing experience is a must. For consideration, you must provide an online link to your recent video production work samples.

  • Provides leadership for the creative services team, which includes promotions/commercial production team
  • Makes decisions regarding hiring, evaluation, training, promotion and termination of employees
  • Develops and executes promotions strategies to enhance station image and branding   
  • Manages and leads the department to create new and profitable events
  • Works collaboratively with sales, clients and promotions team to develop creative messaging that delivers results
  • Prepares budgets and approves budget expenditures
  • Creatively writes, shoots, and edits content to tell compelling stories
  • Manages video equipment and software needs
  • Shoots ad scripts both short and long form spots from concept to completion
  • Performs other duties, as directed by management

Requirements & Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Minimum 3 – 5 years commercial production experience, preferably at a local television station or advertising agency and a college degree in video production, marketing, or related field preferred
  • Experience establishing long-range objectives and specifying the strategies and actions to achieve them
  • Advanced knowledge of the post-production process, including media management and encoding video to various formats
  • Knowledge of High-definition (HD) cameras and videography, motion graphics and proper lighting techniques
  • Software skills required include Adobe CC Suite production package including Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop, Audition and Media Encoder
  • Meet all deadlines, fulfill scheduling commitments, and consistently achieve quick turnarounds in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment
  • Organize and archive all completed commercial productions and assets
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with a good driving record.

Apply online here

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