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15 Jul 2010
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Channel / Division: English Channel
Department: Creative Services
Job Profile 
The Creative Producer will design to briefs created by the production team.  With a good understanding of
World events they will be able to quickly find a solution for the information design that adds clarity
The role requires deadline orientated personnel, able to cope with the pressured environment of a 24 hour
news channel. The successful applicant will be able to respond creatively to a design brief in a high
pressured environment.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities 
The candidate must demonstrate a proven ability of working creatively within style guidelines to support an overall branding. The Creative Producer should also aid the development of Designers.
Demonstrate a comprehensive portfolio with an excellent representation of design skills and visual sense.
To provide highly creative design solutions, which combine a genuine enthusiasm with a level headed approach to deadlines and budgets.
Use department systems and fully engage with department processes in order to self-manage and contribute effectively to team strategy and content objectives.
Proactively understand the nature of the content requiring design solutions by reading briefs and treatments.
To understand the television business, and the content itself thoroughly in order to create and present appropriate, relevant and targeted design solutions.

Person Specification
Essential Skills 
- A comprehensive knowledge of most TV design platforms
- An in-depth knowledge of Photoshop, illustrator, After effects, Viz RT and FCP, coupled with and understanding of integration between Mac and pc platforms.
- To be able to creatively answer briefs and direct and guide Designers in their creation and implementation.
- Effective team working skills, experience of working alone or in a team, maintaining good working relationships with colleagues.
- The ability to conceptualise and storyboard ideas, commission and
- Well-organised, self-motivated, enthusiastic, meticulous attention to detail coupled with excellent communication and presentation skills.
- Excellent presentation skills, both verbal and visual.
- Must be a team player, who thrives under pressure is an active participant in brainstorms, contributing to new ideas and developments.
- The Creative Producer‘s chain of responsibility is to the Senior Creative Producer  and other senior members of the Creative division.

Working Experience 
The Creative Producer must have considerable experience of designing for an English Language broadcaster. 

Academic / Education Qualification 
Creative Producers are expected to have a minimum of a BA hons degree qualification in a relevant design discipline.

Professional Designation 
The Creative Producer’s chain of responsibility is to the Senior Creative Producer and other senior members of the Creative division