• Graphic Designer

    Location US-AL-Huntsville
    Posted Date 1 month ago(1 month ago)
    Job ID
    2018-48072
    Category
    Marketing/Creative Services
  • Overview

    Reports To: Director, Creative Services

    WHNT, Tribune Broadcasting stations, has an opening for a Graphic Designer to work in our Huntsville location.

     

    The Graphic Designer requires a thorough understanding of design principals, color theory and possess an eye for consistency and accuracy. This role is responsible for creating news graphics and digital creative. A successful candidate will possess a high level of creativity, independent thinking and able to adapt best practices across broadcast, digital and social platforms. This person will be responsible for enforcing the station’s visual brand on all media platforms.

    Responsibilities

    • Design/create graphics for daily newscasts, specials, commercial, social and promotional spots
    • Create and produce animated graphic opens and elements for newscasts, clients and station branding
    • Contribute to special projects such as digital ads, print work, signage, animation and set design as assigned
    • Assist with planning station events and interacting with the community
    • Apply industry trends/emerging technologies in to operations and activities
    • Perform other duties as assigned

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, digital media, or video production preferred; equivalent experience required
    • A minimum of 1-year relevant graphic design experience
    • Strong design, illustration and typographic skills required
    • Experience with Mac OS, Adobe products including; After Effects, Premiere, Illustrator and Photoshop required
    • Professional experience with social media platforms preferred
    • Knowledge of 3D animation software
    • Willingness to learn new advertising and content platforms as they develop
    • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
    • Must be able to work independently
    • Must be available to work station promotional events
    • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays
    • Must be willing to submit to a background check
    • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

    Equal Employment Opportunity

    Company Info

    Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

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