Graphic Designer Broadcast Digital

Charleston, SC
Posted: 2019-08-15

Description:

WCBD-TV is looking for a Graphic Designer to work with multiple departments including news, promotions, internet and sales to create on-air still and motion graphics utilizing the latest in broadcast technology. 

Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. With the reach of 171 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.7% of US television households, and a diversified, growing digital media operation.  Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the parent company of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. & Nexstar Digital LLC.  Learn more at www.nexstar.tv.

 

Responsibilities:

Experience:

Maintain and advance the graphic look of the station, while creating, managing and organizing all graphic needs and related files for multiple projects
Interact daily with news management, producers and directors to successfully create visually-compelling designs to enhance the storytelling process for our daily newscasts
Design and build graphics for broadcast and digital newscasts.  Includes building full screen monitor graphics, over the shoulder graphics, maps, mugshots and information graphics

Requirements:

Requirements & Skills:

Bachelor’s Degree in Art, Design or Broadcasting (preferred)
Three years of experience in graphic design, with advanced knowledge of and experience with: Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop, After Effects, Illustrator & Premiere Pro.  Experience with 3D software a plus
Experience with Lyric X, ENPS, and Ignite software desired
Experience with the Vertigo system and Chyron graphics system is recommended
Ability to work on various projects simultaneously and to deliver finished projects on deadline
Highly effective communication and organizational skills, with ability to communicate seamlessly with newscast director and flexibility to work in rapidly changing situations
Experience with technical television news production, graphics design and or electronic media. Experience working in a newsroom environment preferred
Perform other duties as assigned
 

Physical Demands & Work Environment:


The Graphic Designer must be able to sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work near others, work outdoors in all weather conditions on occasion, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.

Contact:

Apply online at: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com

Job Req #:2019-6224

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

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