Catapult your career at RD Thomas Advertising.

RD Thomas is a multidisciplinary group of individuals dedicated to producing the most effective and appropriate solution for a client’s needs. We help our clients get ahead and succeed in today’s competitive environments by staying up to date in the ever-changing marketplace through proven strategies and powerful creative solutions.

We are currently hiring for the following positions:

Broadcast Director

The Broadcast Director will lead the production and execution of all video content created for clients. Reporting directly to the Creative Director, the Broadcast Director will lead a team of videographers/editors as well as a Broadcast Coordinator.

Job Type: Full-time
Required Education: Bachelor's Degree

Candidates must submit a work portfolio. If you have a website or online portfolio available, please include a URL with your response (preferred).

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Work with CD to concept client messaging and execute broadcast commercials (television and radio), long form videos, video tutorials, testimonials, motion graphics support, and web videos.
  • Conceptualizes high-level broadcast creative and coordinates inter- and intra-departmentally to execute it.
  • Be able to prioritize multiple projects under tight deadlines
  • Take ownership of projects from concept creation, through storyboarding, direction, edit and final product
  • Highly critical that candidate is technically sound in all aspects of production - video composition, graphics, lighting, sound, color correction
  • Seek out new technologies, shooting techniques, graphic standards and equipment and is able to apply them accordingly to client messaging and brand standards
  • Seek out and identify new music licensing and voice talent resources
  • Creative thinker and writer that can deliver productions that go beyond what is just on a storyboard
  • Must be motivated, responsible, self-sufficient and have the ability to work under tight deadlines with a high attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Upholds quality and technical standards of all creative deliverables
  • Works collaboratively with the creative team
  • Generates strategic ideas during inner-office creative sessions
  • Seeks out developmental opportunities for themselves
Qualifications
  • B.A. in Electronic Media & Communications, Film, Communication Design, or related field; or, approaching the completion of a degree plan in related field.
  • Proficiency in videography, editing, audio and lighting for studio and field productions.
  • 5+ years expertise in edit and broadcast design software including Premiere, Final Cut Pro X, Final Cut Pro 7, Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, and Illustrator.
  • Candidates with experience in other NLEs will also be considered with the expectation that their skills will translate to software used in house.
  • Must be fluent with the Mac platform and working in Mac-based digital editing systems.
  • Strong interpersonal skills to successfully interface with co-workers and diverse community members
  • Established track record of detail oriented work habits.
  • Additional skills in web design, photography, graphic design and typography a plus.
  • Ability to work overtime with little advance notice

Digital Designer

RD Thomas Advertising is seeking an experienced and passionate digital designer. The right candidate must have a strong graphic design aesthetic, a good sense of typography, and have experience working in web design and animation.

Job Type: Full-time
Required Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Design or related field

Candidates must submit a work portfolio. If you have a website or online portfolio available, please include a URL with your response (preferred).

Skills
  • A conceptual thinker with the ability to create unique concepts or improve upon existing direction given by Creative Director
  • Create compelling, interactive designs for a variety of digital platforms including web, mobile, social media, and TV
  • Experience with animation (HTML5/Adobe Animate/Equivalent content creation program)
  • Extensive knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud design programs such as Photoshop and Illustrator. Working knowledge of Adobe After Effects, Cinema 4D, Adobe Premiere, and/or Final Cut Pro a plus
  • Experience with front-end development (HTML5/CSS) and back-end development a plus
  • Strong aesthetic and design sense, including framing, layout, and typography
  • Knowledge of web and broadcast standards
  • Ability to multi-task with an excellent work ethic and strong attention to detail
  • Willingness to follow instructions and take direction with a good attitude
  • A dedicated problem-solver that can collaborate as a member of a team or lead work independently
  • Ability to produce top-quality creative work under tight deadlines.
  • Must have the hunger to constantly be developing and improving their skills by staying up to date on industry trends and pushing their creative limits with new styles and techniques
  • An ear for music and sound
  • Collaborative spirit; you can work with a range of creative styles and people
Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree or Equivalent
  • Portfolio of work

Ready to join us?

Candidates may send applications to:
Shane NassiriCreative Director

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