Looking for a job? Here's a cool opportunity that just might be a great new start for the right person.
The position: Digital art director for Oprah Winfrey Network
Location: Los Angeles, Calif.
Job duties: Lead great creative content across all digital channels. The own, concept, present and drive big ideas. Leads concept and design development of high quality creative work, both graphic and writing, that consistently addresses projects' business needs and objectives. Responsible for participating in new business development, client presentations, creative team development and recruiting/interviewing creative talent. Collaborates with the senior VP of digital to establish best practices with the company's overall creative vision, and to ensure the quality, strategy and integrity of all creative deliverables.
The company: Oprah Winfrey Network is a new cable network slated to launch on Jan.1. Founded by Oprah Winfrey, the network will feature self-improvement shows and longtime Oprah experts like Suze Orman and Dr. Phil.
Requirements: This role requires a bachelor's degree in a creative discipline, plus at least five years experience at a well-established agency or similar environment. Applicants should have solid knowledge of the creative requirements of internet digital media. Must have experience in concepting, branding and art direction or design. And the company prefers candidates with experience mentoring designers in the development of outstanding creative content. This job requires a proven ability to provide guidance to achieve creative direction and produce all work on time.
Extra perks: This is your chance to in on the ground floor of a new venture with a top media mogul.
Interesting info: One of the network's first shows will be a behind-the-scenes look at a taping of one of the last episodes of Winfrey's talk show.
Other opportunities: Oprah has openings for account executives in several regions. Her company also needs a PR coordinator, a homepage editor, a director of production and a vice president of daytime programming.
How to apply: Apply online.