Job title: Creative and Design Lead, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Company: Amazon

Job description: DESCRIPTION

Job summary
Do you want to play an instrumental role in transforming the future of entertainment? Here’s your opportunity! Amazon Prime Video is one of the leading digital video services on the Internet today, and we’re just getting started changing the way millions of people enjoy content. Now available in more than 240 countries and territories, Prime Video offers customers the broadest selection of any on-demand video service, including our critically-acclaimed Amazon Originals such as the Emmy Award-winning comedies Fleabag and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, The Boys, Mindy Kaling’s Late Night, Regina King’s One Night in Miami, Rihanna’s Savage x Fenty, exclusives, and live concerts and sports.

Amazon Studios is the movies and television development and production arm of Amazon. It is our role to produce original content and license studio programs worldwide in exclusive service of Amazon’s Prime Video customers. We need your passion, innovative ideas, and creativity to help take us to new heights. Prime has hundreds of millions of customers who bring varying backgrounds, ideas, and points of view. We are working to develop leaders and shape future talent pools to help us meet the needs of our customers around the world. We recognize and celebrate diverse perspectives come from many sources including gender, race, age, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, culture, education, as well as professional and life experience.

Key job responsibilities
We are seeking a DEI Creative and Design lead to be a part of a the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) team, which covers Amazon Studios’ original content and licensed studio programming, Prime Video Service and IMDb.

This role will be focused on graphic design, video editing, and web design in support of the DEI programs. This includes programs such as the Voices event series, Howard Entertainment, and the evolution of the Inclusion Policy & Playbook.

Candidates should be brilliant, great with data (but better with people), independently-motivated (but great at collaboration), equipped with strong opinions (but willing to change their minds), ambitious and be driven to change the media-tech landscape.

About the team
The core mission of the DEI Team is to ensure diverse representation of talent (in front of and behind the camera, above and below the line); working to dismantle longstanding barriers to success in the industry and inspecting our processes so we do not create or perpetuate inequities; and telling inclusive narratives and marketing those stories to a globally diverse audience.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· 3+ years of design experience
· An available online portfolio

  • Degree or certificate in graphic design, video editing, or web design
  • Design portfolio with multiple proof points of work across a range of business needs
  • High level of proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite, Social Media, and Microsoft Office
  • Proficiency with video editing software
  • Precise attention to detail and ability to ask the right questions to move quickly across multiple projects
  • Experience collaborating across business, content, and technology teams to understand how they operate and how that can inform program development.
  • History of teamwork and willingness to roll up one’s sleeves to get the job done

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience managing customer facing products and programs
  • Experience working or contributing to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion work
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Drive effective teamwork, communication, collaboration and commitment across multiple disparate groups with competing priorities.
  • Anticipate bottlenecks and resolve conflict.
  • Maximize resources with the best interest of the organization in mind.
  • Identify, assess, track and mitigate issues and risks at multiple levels.
  • Experience in development, coding, HTML/CSS, and popular CMS platforms

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Expected salary:

Location: Culver City, CA

Job date: Wed, 22 Dec 2021 05:03:30 GMT

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