Sr. Manager, Creative Advertising

Los Angeles, CA
Job Terms:
DOE + Benefits
Start date:
Posted By:
Jennifer Torrens

Job Description:

Large Media and Entertainment client in Century City, CA is seeking a Sr Manager to join their Creative Advertising team. This is a maternity leave coverage slated to go through January 2020. 

Generally, this role will oversee project management, trafficking, budgeting, post-production of all print materials. A general knowledge of graphic design would be a plus. 


  • Contribute concepts, designs and art direction for all theatrical print materials, awards campaign materials, company branding projects, and in-house graphic design requests. 
  • Oversee and coordinate the finishing of all art used in theatrical one-sheets, outdoor advertising, ads, and other print applications. Responsibilities include managing color correction and retouching; proof reading and approval of print mechanicals before going to press. 
  • Collaborate with the in-theater group on standees, displays and special projects. 
  • Art direct and act as a liaison between multiple departments within the company as well as outside creative agencies. 
  • Oversee newspaper campaigns, including creative exploration, design, production and trafficking of materials. 
  • Manage the print creative and production of all awards campaign materials including, but not limited to: screener packaging, direct mail, trade ads, special mailers, outdoor advertising, and brochures, etc.. 
  • Organize all unit and special photography for advertising use. 
  • Organize all final marketing assets for distribution amongst all Searchlight departments. 
  • Correspond with the legal department, MPAA and all Guilds (Writers, Directors, Producers) to ensure all the print materials are approved according to contracts and/or guidelines. 
  • Process all vendor invoices and monitor creative budgets. 
  • Maintain review quote sheets for use with theatrical marketing and awards campaign materials. 


  • Familiarity of the Awards guidelines and experience with Awards FYC campaigns. 
  • Must be an excellent communicator and comfortable collaborating with teammates. 
  • Must be highly adaptable and proactive - a self-starter that thrives in a fast-paced and demanding environment. 
  • Passionate and curious about all aspects of the marketing of Searchlight films. 


  • Proficient in Word/Excel and Adobe Creative Suite.