LAUGH OUT LOUD, the multi-platform comedy brand founded by Kevin Hart, is looking for a Graphic Designer to join our team of creatives working to get the world laughing together.

We are looking for a highly motivated and proactive designer with an impeccable attention to detail, solid understanding of design principles, and strong motion graphic & design skills across platforms to help build, develop, and maintain the visual integrity of the LOL brand. The right candidate for this job is a conceptual and innovative designer with deep knowledge in the areas of branding, marketing, motion design, and social media. S/he will work with the Creative Director to design style guides, merchandising and branding, series concepts, industry ads, presentation decks, partnership mockups, social media assets, and more. This position will assist in translating Laugh Out Loud’s unique characteristics and qualities into branding and packaging programs and all other requests as needed by each division. This role reports to the Creative Director, and will eventually be based out of our Los Angeles office.

If you're a passionate, imaginative designer with a great sense of humor, exceptional follow through, a love of pop culture and comedy, and an amazing design portfolio we want to hear from you!

You must submit a portfolio or sample of work with your application to be considered.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with the Creative Director to create consistent and dynamic graphic solutions for all video, interactive, and social needs across social platforms, original series, and internal projects including email marketing templates, presentation decks, sales collateral and more
  • Work with production, studios, and other division leads to create any needed graphics for our original series including, but not limited to, one-sheets, logos, style guides, mood boards, infographics, illustrations, image-treatments, etc
  • Maintain awareness of current industry and technology standards, social media, competitive landscape and market trends
  • Create and maintain a consistent visual voice for brand assets across various media outlets and social media platforms
  • Support all sales / partnership / consumer marketing objectives where a design element is needed
  • Support the Head of Marketing and VP, Integrated Marketing on special projects and initiatives
  • Assist with and give creative input in early stages of our shows to help establish a visual voice
  • Design compelling visual experiences for social, online, mobile, motion and print designs
  • Oversee assigned design projects, from conception to delivery
  • Develop and maintain the creative look and feel for all concepts
  • Work with the brands partnerships team to create the look and feel of sales collateral pitch decks for RFP responses, proactive pitches, and inbound requests
  • Collaborating with the content and marketing teams to design best in class materials for internal and external facing presentations
  • Other design requirements as necessary

Requirements

  • 3+ years' experience in the Graphic Design field
  • An excellent design portfolio with examples of branding and identity
  • Strong written, visual, and oral communication skills; able to prepare collateral and deliverables for senior management team
  • Strong working knowledge of the full Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, and Premiere. After Effects is a plus!
  • Superior organizational skills, time management, and the ability to multi-manage and work under quick deadlines
  • Deep understanding of social platforms and digital storytelling, and extensive knowledge of best practices for web, print, email, and mobile
  • Strong grasp of design principles and skills in animation and typography, color theory and balance typography, imagery, and composition
  • Knowledge of and enthusiasm for current pop-culture, comedy, social, and media trends
  • Experience designing for a variety of social platforms
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to troubleshoot quickly
  • Excellent attention to detail and a great eye for design
  • Degree in graphic arts, visual arts, or a related creative field
  • Great sense of humor, can-do attitude, and flexible with demands of a fast-paced environment
  • Multicultural marketing and/or content experience, strongly preferred
  • Ability to quickly pitch and execute innovative, next level concepts
  • Some overtime and weekends required
  • Proficient Mac user