The Graphic Designer creates news graphics and animations for WGCL-TV newscasts. This position assists other designers with various special projects as assigned, including animations, print, on-air or web design work for news, programming, creative services, production or sales.
I. Job Summary | Major goals and objectives.
The Graphic Designer creates news graphics for WGCL-TV newscasts. This position assists other designers with various special projects as assigned, including; print, on-air or web design work for news, programming, creative services, production or sales.
II. Essential Job Functions
Accountabilities, Actions and Expected Measurable Results
60% Supports news product with animations and graphics that are creative, accurate and meet deadlines.
30% Supports Creative Services, Production and Sales with graphic production.
10% Fills in for other designers for vacation and or sick-time as assigned.
III. Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.
Education: Completion of high school or equivalent. Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design preferred.
Experience: Three to four years of experience as a TV graphic artist desired.
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to communicate effectively, handle extreme deadlines and changing priorities.
Proficiency with the following Adobe applications: After Effects, PhotoShop, Illustrator. Experience with Cinema 4D, Curious Maps and Chyron Lyric Pro.
% Travel Required (Approximate): 0 – 10%