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Designer (Mid) - MTV, Comedy Central & BET (Black Entertainment Television)


London, GB


ViacomCBS Networks International (VCNI),  a unit of ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB,  VIA),  is comprised of many of the world's most popular multimedia entertainment brands,  including MTV,  MTV LIVE HD,  Nickelodeon,  Nick Jr.,  Comedy Central,  Paramount Channel,  BET and more. ViacomCBS brands reach more than 3.8 billion cumulative subscribers in 180+ countries and territories via more than 200 locally programmed and operated TV channels and more than 550 digital media and mobile TV properties,  in 40 languages.


Designer (Mid) - core brands include MTV, Comedy Central & BET (Black Entertainment Television)




Unleash your potential in a place you belong!


Come and join a culture where content, people and ideas merge. An exciting and open place where your talents can truly thrive. Ready? This could be the start of something special.


At ViacomCBS, we have an iconic portfolio of brands, like Paramount, MTV, Nickelodeon, and many more - but it’s our employees that make it unique. You could be the next addition to our incredible team.


Is this the role for you?


As a Designer for ViacomCBS’ London based Digital team, you will be totally immersed in the digital world and have a passion for cutting edge design and pop culture. Highly organised and adaptable, you’ll work across a broad range of projects for the company’s Youth and Entertainment social media channels, the core brands will be MTV, Comedy Central and BET (Black Entertainment Television). Responsibiolities include but is not limited to: digital design, UX, motion design, content creation, illustration, branding and identity of video packages and production of various motion design templates and toolkits.


What will you be doing?


  • Juggling a wide variety of projects, with timelines from the immediate to the long term
  • Producing and delivering best-in-class creative work whilst considering brand, editorial and departmental needs
  • Designing graphics for social media content and video on multiplatform
  • Creating dynamic and engaging campaigns and collateral around our brands, events and shows
  • Development of still and motion design templates (MOGRTs)
  • Support with design development of channel branding for digital
  • Keeping up to date with latest visual trends, pop culture and new technology
  • Contributing in creative meetings and brainstorms
  • Providing general design and motion support to all digital, creative or marketing departments
  • Delivering graphics in a wide variety of media formats


What are we looking for?


  • Proactive and positive self-starter
  • Proven excellence in editorial and motion design
  • A fantastic creative ability, design sense and aesthetic judgement
  • A demonstrable portfolio
  • A standout colleague with a ‘can do’ attitude.
  • Ability to take a design from concept to completion.
  • Experience in building graphic templates and/or delivering usable project files
  • An affinity and familiarity with our brands values and aesthetics (MTV, Comedy Central, BET and Paramount)
  • Proficiency in Adobe Suite including After Effects
  • Some coding knowledge would be advantageous but is not essential for the role
  • Self-motivated and organised, with ability to meet deadlines and remain calm under pressure
  • Ability to follow creative direction whilst also thinking outside the box
  • Strong knowledge of design trends, youth culture and new technology
  • Thorough understanding of social and digital landscapes and strong editorial awareness
  • A passion for quality and detail
  • A creative problem solver who looks around the corner to anticipate issues before they arise
  • Ability to develop effective long-term working relationships within the department
  • Sound legal and ethical judgment and a comprehensive grasp of media law


Everything else!


We offer an inclusive environment where you can really be yourself and find your niche. You’ll get to work alongside streaming platforms you can be proud of, with content that touches millions of lives. Plus, you can learn about the things we’re doing to make the industry more sustainable, and enjoy lots of perks:


  • A monthly streaming fund
  • All the health and financial benefits you’d expect, and some you wouldn’t
  • Flexibility to own the way you work
  • Mental health activities and support
  • All manner of BBQs, socials and events


What are you waiting for? Put in your application!


Our Values


Our values are intertwined and work together to drive the business outcomes we seek, and once combined we believe these will power our company forward.


Optimism & Determination


We share a positive belief that we can navigate and thrive in the landscape ahead.


Inclusivity & Collaboration


We Embrace new and diverse voices, act with care and work together to capture opportunities and manager through challenges.


Agility & Adaptability


We think entrepreneurially, are resilient in change and move quickly to anticipate and create what’s next.


ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).

At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. We are proud to be a Disability Confident Employer and we take our responsibility in safeguarding children and adults seriously. We work hard to ensure that everyone with whom we engage receive equal protection from all types of harm or abuse, regardless of age, disability, gender, racial heritage, religious belief, sexual orientation or identity; an obligation we take very seriously.

To ensure, we are an exemplar in the field of safeguarding individuals, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria of the role applied for and for those who are successful in receiving an offer for roles that interact with children, completed background checks will be required prior to joining. Should you need any support during the recruitment process, please advise your recruiter or email UK.recruitment@vimn.com where we will support your request as suitably possible.

Additionally, we are proud to partner with a number of incredible communities and if you have a disability or a long-term condition (including hidden conditions such as mental health, autism, dyslexia, etc) that would need an adjustment; either in the application process, the interview process, the onboarding process or day to day, our amazing partner Evenbreak can provide additional help and advice to disabled candidates who may be interested in our vacancies. Find out more at https://hive.evenbreak.co.uk



ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 


At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status. 


If you have any difficulties in applying or require access needs arising from a mobility or any other impairment please let us know by emailing uk.recruitment@vimn.com or calling 0207 555 1234. We can then ensure your experience and visit is as smooth and enjoyable as possible.