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Director, Creative Services, VSIN

Be the strategy behind the game

Vegas Sports Information Network, Inc. (VSiN) creates independent, authentic and credible content that resonates with sports bettors at every level, whether experienced or novice. 

DraftKings Inc. acquired Vegas Stats & Information Network (VSiN) in 2021, allowing us to expand our content capabilities and organically strengthen our voice with a loyal sports betting audience. 

As a wholly-owned subsidiary of DraftKings, VSiN operates under its current brand and has editorial independence while creating authentic and engaging content for our customers. DraftKings and VSiN operate as one integrated company, led by one leadership team with an overarching focus on unifying sports betting content for our shared audience, focused on producing and distributing daily live sports betting content through multiple media channels.

Sound good to you? Join us. 

What you’ll do as a Director, Creative Services

  • Own the overall look, feel, and sound of all VSiN offerings on all platforms (as created by the Content team)

  • Set and drive the on-channel (and to a lesser degree off-channel) promotional strategy and execution for VSiN and all of its offerings.

  • Responsible for the implementation and creation of graphic, animated, and musical elements for the Content team including network graphics, logos, show packages, tickers/L-bars and titles.

  • Establish and manage VSiN’s workflow for producing promotions and sponsored elements including writing, editing, creating visuals, and scheduling/assigning project workloads, deadlines, and budgets.

  • Ability to dive in and help design team on specific projects, utilizing your personal design skills to help meet and exceed deadlines

  • Coach and monitor graphics, production and editing staff to ensure consistency and quality; develop and establish policies for VSiN graphic presentation internal staff.

  • Continuously enhance our brand guidelines, ensuring VSiN has a clear vision for approach to all creative, content, etc.

  • Own design needs within show packages as well as build ground up creative design and animations as needed.

  • Define workflows and improve processes that decrease individual load and increase efficiency

  • Develop exceptional and well-crafted copy that meets clients’ requirements.

What you’ll bring 

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent relevant work experience.

  • Previous experience and familiarity with the sports betting industry, including knowledge of betting language and understanding of the sports betting audience.

  • Strong creative skills

  • At least 5 years of experience in a supervisory or senior role overseeing graphics and network branding.

  • Previous experience leading or mentoring within a creative team.

  • Ability to interpret a brand strategy into quality design and graphics.

  • Solid understanding of design, copy, and web practices.

  • Strong project management skills with the ability to prioritize against goals.

  • Strong work ethic, is accountable, understands priorities and pushes self and others to drive results.

  • Ability to work cooperatively with people across levels, functions, culture, and geography to achieve shared goals.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills. Effective in a variety of communication settings (i.e. one to one, small and large groups, and among diverse styles and position levels).

  • Excellent knowledge of Adobe PS, AI, and After Effects. Ross Xpression and Cinema 4D knowledge will be helpful, including modeling, texturing and animating.

  • Innovative and able to come up with creative ideas that are new, better, or unique.

  • Willingness to work nights and weekends during busy periods of the sports calendar.

Who are we a good fit for? 

We love working with talented people but more than that, we seek out compassionate co-workers with a collaborative spirit. Our work moves quickly and we’re great at coming together to find creative solutions to some of tech’s most interesting problems. If that sounds good to you, join us. 

We are DraftKings.

We’re inspired by our shared passion for developing creative solutions to complex challenges and empowering the people around us to do their best work. We are industry leaders in the digital entertainment and technology space propelled by constant curiosity and diverse perspectives.

Our teams are fueled by innovation. We are looking ahead, building what’s next, and continuously reinventing the industry. We’re a publicly traded (NASDAQ: DKNG) technology company headquartered in Boston, with teams around the world and an expanding global presence.

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We strive to create a place where all feel safe, empowered, engaged, championed, and inspired. DraftKings is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. This means we do not tolerate discrimination of any kind and are committed to providing equal employment opportunities regardless of your gender identity, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a disability.

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