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VP – Product and Marketing Creative

Sony
Employer
Sony Pictures
Category
Licensor
Salary
On Application
Type
Permanent, Full Time
Location
London, UK

The VP – Product and Marketing Creative will be responsible for the management of all licensed product design, assets, and licensing style guides for Silvergate Media’s portfolio of world-class kids’ brands. The role will be London-based, reporting to the EVP, Commercial.  Occasional travel to the New York office will be required especially in the first year.

 

ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE MADE USING THIS LINK.

 

Role Responsibilities

  • Providing brand guardianship and setting high-quality standards for all Silvergate licensed products; direct management of creative approvals from concept to finished product
  • New creative: working with SGM’s external designer and agencies to develop new style guides for our licensing and brand partners; create design direction, mood boards and working files for licensees.
  • Deliver compelling creative materials and assets for Silvergate show launches and marketing campaigns
  • Regular meetings with our licensing and brand partners to assess their needs and give creative direction in line with our franchise strategies.
  • Staying ahead of the curve on new kids’ brand trends in the consumer products and promotional space via research and regular attendance at Trade Fairs.
  • Managing and giving creative direction and notes on 3D graphic assets from Silvergate shows, used for marketing and consumer products use.
  • Selection and approval of episodic stills for Silvergate shows, used for marketing and publishing purposes.
  • Working with Live and Experiential partners globally to develop and create immersive experiences for fans of the brands.
  • Providing creative/art direction on ad hoc company-wide projects eg website, corporate brochure as required.
  • Retain an ongoing understanding of the creative thinking behind Silvergate’s TV shows – essential to both establishing a design direction and conducting effective approvals on the properties.  This to include characters and scripts.

 

Candidate requirements

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in an entertainment company, licensing agency, or toy company in a creative role is desirable.
  • High proficiency in all key design packages/software
  • Confident decision maker and clear communicator
  • Highly organized manager who thrives on tight or urgent deadlines.
  • Experience in managing projects across multiple time-zones.

 

ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE MADE USING THIS LINK.

 

Sony Pictures Entertainment is committed to equal opportunity in all its employment practices, policies and procedures. No worker or potential worker will therefore receive less favourable treatment due to his or her race, age, creed, sexual orientation, colour, nationality, ethnic origin, disability, religion, gender, marital status or Trade Union membership (if applicable)

Please note that this role is based in the United Kingdom. In order to enable us to meet statutory and regulatory obligations of the United Kingdom immigration system you must have the appropriate immigration permission needed to work and reside in the United Kingdom.