Creative Lead Designer - Global Brand & Communications (Broadcast Creative Services)

Global Brand & Communications Division Doha, Qatar


Position at Al Jazeera Media Network


The Lead Designer oversees the creation phase and manages the delivery of high-quality design solutions that visualize and communicate the AJMN editorial message.

The role designs, conceptualizes and coordinates with all other divisions within AJMN to ensure compliance with AJMN Creative and Brand Identity guidelines.

Key Responsibilities and Accountability:

  • Design and production of on-air and on-line information graphics both automated and bespoke using VizRT and Apple Mac/PC platforms (Adobe Creative Cloud etc.).
  • Creation of storyboards, develop and communicate creative solutions, applying ideas for programme packages and animation for TV, Print and Interactive projects for the channels.
  • Work on a flexible shift pattern, including weekends producing high quality information design for both news and programmes
  • Collaborate with Lead Designer and/or Executive Producer on major projects.
  • Work independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment and take direction from the Lead Designer and/or Executive Producer
  • Collaborate and take direction from other members of the creative team as well as members of the production staff.
  • Manage your time within the project schedule to ensure deadlines are met.
  • Enhance the delivery of news and programs on the screen in a different and unconventional way using creative graphics representation.
  • Directing, guiding and aiding in the development of their Subordinates
  • Training Designers on new design and software techniques

Job Requirements / Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Minimum 4+ years of professional experience in relevant field.