Director, Graphics Studio

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Ref#: 28394
CBS Business Unit: Showtime
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: New York, NY, US

About Us:

SHOWTIME and its critically-acclaimed, award-winning original series continue to make their mark on the cultural landscape, with one of the most successful programming slates in all of television. With an impressive line-up of new and returning original series, the SHOWTIME hit dramas and comedies include HOMELAND, SHAMELESS, BILLIONS, RAY DONOVAN, THE AFFAIR, EPISODES, DICE, the upcoming drama I’M DYING UP HERE, the limited series GUERRILLA and PURITY, and the highly anticipated return of TWIN PEAKS.

Original series play a key part in the SHOWTIME programming mix, along with box office hits, comedy and music specials, provocative documentaries, and hard-hitting sports programming, including the flagship franchise SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®, the Emmy Award-winning documentary series ALL ACCESS, A SEASON WITH and the Emmy Award-winning veteran series INSIDE THE NFL.

Showtime Networks Inc. (SNI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of CBS Corporation, owns and operates the premium television networks SHOWTIME®, THE MOVIE CHANNEL™ and FLIX®, and also offers SHOWTIME ON DEMAND®, THE MOVIE CHANNEL™ ON DEMAND and FLIX ON DEMAND®, and the network's authentication service SHOWTIME ANYTIME®. Showtime Digital Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of SNI, operates the stand-alone streaming service SHOWTIME®. SNI also manages Smithsonian Networks, a joint venture between SNI and the Smithsonian Institution, which offers Smithsonian Channel, and offers Smithsonian Earth™ through SN Digital LLC. SNI markets and distributes sports and entertainment events for exhibition to subscribers on a pay-per-view basis through SHOWTIME PPV. For more information, go to www.SHO.com.

Description:
The Director, Graphics Studio, will schedule and manage design and animation projects in the broadcast design studio.

Specifically, you will:

  • Provide ongoing creative resourcing of animators and designers for VP evaluation.
  • Partner with VP to balance day-to-day resource allocation and work-flow in the studio.
  • Implement and maintain streamlined project communication format.
  • Implement and maintain media management system.
  • Build strong relationships with production assistants, writer producers, line producers and project management team.
  • Ensure studio talent billings coincide with allocated budgets.
  • Maintain master project schedule.
  • Maintain master staffing schedule.
  • Coordinate with IT to manage software needs.

Qualifications:
  • 10 years of broadcast post-production supervision and resourcing experience.
  • Studio creative resource and production management experience.
  • Ability to management multiple projects on various schedules.
  • Comprehensive organizational skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Agility on deadline.
  • Persistence and follow though. 
  • Professional communication skills.


EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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