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Design Project Manager

Stamford, CT
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Design Project Manager

Jobid 23768-380957

Location: Stamford, CT, 06912, USA

Description **Job Number** 36015BR

**Job Title** Design Project Manager

**Business Segment** NBC Sports Group

**Sub-Business** NBC Sports, NBCSN, & Olympics

**Posting Category** Marketing

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Country** United States

**State** Connecticut

**City** Stamford


Role Purpose

NBC Sports Group is bringing viewers closer to the sports they love by telling stories and creating content that strengthens the fan experience. Within the Marketing Engagement team we are perpetually seeking effective, innovative ways of connecting with fans. The design component of this team is responsible for creating the most effective delivery of the marketing message across on-air, off-air, print, web, and social. The Design Project Manager will schedule, track and quality check each design element to align with campaign expectations and provided creative direction. This role will also be the main source of information for design elements and be responsible for thoroughly communicating across the entire department.


+ Interact with the consumer engagement team to interpret design needs into graphics requests.

+ Design Project Manager compiles and distributes job-start data (deliverables list/creative brief/project budget); creates job calendar; estimates job budget; participates in the selection of job team (both internal and external resources) and books internal team members' time

+ Work with Creative Directors, Design Directors, and Campaign Project Managers to keep jobs on schedule and of the highest quality

+ Plot development of requested projects and establish deadlines with Creative Directors and Designers

+ Maintain complete knowledge of motion, compositing, 3D, and graphic design workflows to best understand the production times expected for each assignment


Basic Qualifications

+ Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, film, animation, or fine arts

+ Minimum of five (5) years Project Management experience working in television production or post-production, network, or broadcast design agency environmentAdditional Qualifications

+ Familiarity with the formats, sizes, file types, codecs, and project structures for design elements ranging from broadcast motion design, small and large format printing, digital art, and 3D design

+ Working knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite and demonstrable fluency in the language of broadcast graphics and digital art elementsEligibility Requirements

+ Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: 36015BR)

+ Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice

+ Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT

+ Must be willing to submit to a background investigation

+ Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

+ Must be 18 years or older

+ It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

**Desired Characteristics**

+ Strong verbal and written communication skills

+ Ability to work collaboratively with other team members

+ Must be flexible, deadline driven, a great collaborator, and must be able to confidently deliver graphics with complete accuracy

+ Must be able to adhere to existing workflow and file structure

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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