Art Director - LA in Los Angeles, CA

at Spin Master Careers

Date Posted: 9/19/2018

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Job Description

Art Director – Los Angeles

Are you a kid at heart looking to build a career with a leading global children's entertainment company?

At Spin Master, our unwavering commitment to open mindedness, integrity and innovation is a great part of what has made us an industry leader. How do we stay ahead of the pack? By hiring the best and brightest minds—and that’s why we want you!

What’s it like to work here?

Spin Master is a fast-paced, hands-on organization that provides many great opportunities for impactful decision-making; though our challenging start-up atmosphere isn’t for everyone, we have a proven record of opportunities for future advancement and internal transfers for our passionate and results driven team.

The Job:

  • Develop creative campaigns from conception to execution under the guidance of the Senior Creative Director and/or Senior Digital Creative Director.
  • Formulate, pitch, and sell ideas to internal clients and work closely with art directors, producers, and production companies to oversee development of creative content.
  • Provide art direction & conceptual notes to storyboard artists, detailing stage direction, set design, wardrobe, etc.
  • Create and own ideas through every step of production and post-production.
  • Support all of Spin Master’s brands and collaborate with Agency Partners to achieve creative objectives.

What we can expect from you:

  • 5+ years of art direction (and writing) experience in-house or agency.
  • Experience in Toys and/or Children’s entertainment a plus.
  • In-depth experience in television commercial and/or digital video production.
  • Familiarity with how kids consume content and know how to relate to what’s trending in pop culture.
  • Ability to translate brand strategy into integrated creative campaigns.
  • Strong sense of humor.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong sense of music and sound design.

Did we mention a sense of humor?

Job Requirements

What you can expect from us:

Our mission is to Make Life More Fun with a vision to push the boundaries of innovation, creativity, and fun. From top leadership to new and veteran team members alike, everyone at Spin Master embodies our Core Values:

  • Integrity
  • Open Mindset
  • Innovation
  • Partnerships
  • Collaboration
  • Driving Results
  • Entrepreneurship

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We do appreciate all interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.