Raycom Media

  • Creative Director

    # of Openings
    Marketing/Creative Services
    Employment Status
    Regular Full-Time
    Work Days
    Monday - Friday
    Work Hours
  • Job Overview

    Hawaii News Now, Hawaii’s leading multi-media company, has an exciting full-time opportunity for an experienced Creative Director to join our marketing team and help us grow our clients’ business and the Hawaii News Now brand.


    We are seeking a strong leader and enthusiastic, strategic and creative storyteller who can conceive, write, produce, shooting, direct and edit commercial projects and other video-based revenue-generating initiatives for clients of Hawaii News Now and all of our own brand’s products and services. We need an idea-generator that can develop compelling and innovative creative concepts within varying levels of budget and resources while tailoring messages to audiences on broadcast and digital platforms.  We require someone who collaborates well with clients, sales account executives, managers, vendors, and our experienced team of producers and editors. 

    This position is a hands-on producer that will also oversee commercial production services and creative direction to support the mission of our Sales department. Primary responsibilities for this position include developing, writing, shooting, directing and editing commercial/promotional video productions for both broadcast and digital media. This person is responsible for managing/tracking budget, vendors and resources spent on projects, attending meetings with or without sales account executives and serving as a client’s primary consultant on commercial production. This person will also lead other creatives during productions– including other producers, photographers, editors and designers. This position reports to the Marketing Director, who may change or assign other duties to this position. Our successful candidate will have at least 8 years of experience producing video content for various platforms.


    If you are the person above, we want to hear from you.  


    Required qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, advertising, communications or related field; can be substituted for 8 years experience in media marketing, advertising and promotion
    • 8 years experience writing, producing, shooting, directing and editing compelling video content for broadcast and/or digital platforms
    • Experience working directly with clients
    • Strong written and oral communication and presentation skills
    • Advanced proficiency in editing software, including Adobe Premiere
    • Proficiency Adobe Creative Suite Software (After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator)
    • Must be able to lift up to 25-lbs. and stand for extended periods of time (2-8 hours) during production shoots/events in both indoor and outdoor environments.


    An ideal candidate would also possess the following qualifications:

    • Experience working in a broadcast television or agency production environment
    • Experience in project management and leading/supervising others
    • Experience in video motion graphic design
    • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite Software

    Hawaii News Now was selected as one of Hawaii's Best Places to Work for the fourth year in a row by its employees and Hawaii Business Magazine (2015-2018). This is a wonderful opportunity to join our team! Hawaii News Now offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits.

    Interested candidates who meet the minimum qualifications, please apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and please include your resume and a link to your creative demo reel. No phone calls please. Pre-employment drug screen required.  EOE-M/V/D/V




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