Art director

Art Director at Fox Corporation

Fox Corporation, New York, NY USA

We produce and distribute content through some of the biggest and most loved brands in the world

Level: Executive (Director, VP, Head of Department)

Duration: full time


As FOX News Media expands, the demands placed on the media (graphics) production group of all properties have also increased. These requests include highly produced and custom graphics for all FOX News Media platforms. These platforms include Fox News Channel, Fox Business, Fox Nation, Fox Digital, Fox Radio, Fox Books and our newest venture FOX Weather.

As we add FOX Weather to our FOX News Media portfolio, we are an Art Director joining the team in New York, NY. As Art Director, you will work closely with the VP of Creative and other department heads, but also with the department as a whole, overseeing and providing artistic direction to all of our designers. You will be responsible for collaborating on end-to-end creative initiatives for FOX News Media. As an Art Director, you have extensive experience in managing, creating and implementing a strategic approach to the creation of linear, digital and print content. You will have the unique opportunity to help build another FOX News Media platform from the ground up!

FOX Weather will deliver essential information through industry-leading products, a must-have for audiences looking for reliable weather news and voices. A cross-divisional initiative based on Fox’s vast resources and trusted meteorologists, FOX Weather will provide audiences with engaging, enriched and personalized weather content and information across all platforms.

AN OVERVIEW OF RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Art Direct design of campaigns and franchises that engage audiences, foster brand affinity and create revenue opportunities across all platforms
  • Provide design direction on day-to-day content development and execution, from creation to distribution across all platforms
  • Collaborate with department heads in content planning meetings, brainstorming and deployment meetings
  • Analyze the evolution of competing networks on all platforms
  • Be part of the team responsible for emerging platform capabilities and consumer behaviors to ensure streaming services, including the new FOX Weather, are first to market for innovative campaign activation content driven
  • Stay up to date on current design trends
  • Develop and maintain brand guidelines to ensure high standards and consistency across all FOX News Media platforms.

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • At least 10 years of experience in broadcast and digital news design and production
  • At least 5 years of cross-platform experience
  • Capable of management and career development of direct reports
  • Ability to examine content quickly and accurately, see patterns and distill insights for decision makers
  • In-depth knowledge of information design and data visualization is a must
  • Experience managing the entire creative design and production process from concept to completion.
  • Desired experience in a data-driven graphical broadcast environment (weather, sports, financial news, etc.)
  • Solid understanding of design principles, layout, typography, motion design and color theory
  • In-depth knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, 3D platforms (Cinema 4-D, Maya), Vizrt, video production and web design
  • In-depth knowledge of branding systems and identities
  • Knowledge of break structures, media ownership, creative content, release dates, product co-sponsorships and application
  • Project management and organizational skills
  • Experience in a high pressure environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEALBREAKER

  • UI/UX experience
  • Weather enthusiast
  • Bachelor of Design/Communication

ABOUT YOU

  • Must show creative initiative, possess strong attention to detail and be self-directed
  • Ability to problem solve and think on your feet while multitasking and working effectively with changing priorities/deadlines

About Fox Corporation

ABOUT US

Fox Company

Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s largest and most beloved brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network and FOX Television Stations. We enable a wide range of creators to imagine and develop culturally meaningful content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.

Fox News Media

FOX News Media operates FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Radio, FOX News Headlines 24/7, FOX News Podcasts and digital streaming subscription service FOX Nation. A top five cable network, FNC has been the most-watched TV news channel for more than 17 consecutive years, while FBN has ranked first among commercial channels for the past two years. Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people every month.

Fox Sports

FOX Sports is the umbrella entity representing FOX Corporation’s wide array of US-based multi-platform sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching over 100 million viewers in a single weekend, FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2; FOX Soccer Plus; FOX Deportes, FOX College Sports and a majority stake in the Big Ten Network. FOX Sports includes ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple websites, joint ventures and multiple licensing relationships.

Fox Entertainment

FOX Entertainment, a leading national television broadcaster, is renowned for its combination of engaging prime-time entertainment and powerful sports programming. It offers 15 hours of weekly primetime programming to 208 local market affiliates, reaching approximately 99.9% of all US television households. Among 18-34 year olds, FOX has ranked in the top two prime-time entertainment networks for the past 23 years.

Fox TV Channels

FOX Television Stations is one of the nation’s largest owned-and-operated networked broadcast groups, comprising 28 stations in 17 markets and covering more than 37% of US television households. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, DC and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Charlotte.

Fox Company

Want to know more about Fox Corporation? Visit the Fox Corporation website.