• Designer, Graphics

    Location US-CA-Los Angeles
    Posted Date 6 days ago(1/17/2019 5:25 PM)
    Job ID
    Marketing/Creative Services
  • Overview

    WGN America, the flagship entertainment destination of Tribune Media Company, is a nationally distributed television network featuring bold original series, fan-favorite dramas, comedies, and blockbuster movies. Consequently, we are looking for the talent to make this content breakthrough the clutter. If you see the world in colors and texture and are ready to bring your creative vision to all our marketing efforts – then we want you.


    We are looking for an experienced mograph designer / animator who will act as their own Art Director and can work autonomously to take a project from start to finish.  This self-starter will be hands-on in motion graphics and print. You'll get to dream up concepts, then design and create solutions for graphic elements used across multiple platforms including on-air, print, online, outdoor, social, and integrated sales.


    If you think you've got a killer sense of design, then show us what you've got.



    • Developing, producing and maintaining high end visual elements for WGN America
    • Execution of design elements from concept to finished product
    • Collaborate with fellow designers on broad network/corporate initiatives 
    • Work efficiently within project schedules, budgets, and resources


    • Bachelor's Degree in a related field
    • 5+ years of relevant on-air, cable, agency, and production house experience (Branding, motion graphics, sales promotion, advertising, event marketing, etc.). Print experience, a plus.  
    • Possess a high level of strategic and conceptual thinking. Advanced computer skills in After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator. Cinema a plus, but not necessary.
    • Proficient in managing large scale projects within budget parameters, with little to no supervision.
    • Actively seeking out broader and bigger creative challenges.
    • Ability to multi task and juggle more than one project at a time, sometimes with tight deadlines.
    • The ability to play nice with others! You'll often work with editors, designers, and writer/producers to bring projects to fruition. Have a fundamental understanding of brand positioning and how it drives creative direction.

    WGN America will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.

    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 approximately 50 million households, national entertainment cable network WGN America, whose reach is more than 77 million households, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 54 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM, the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV, and Covers Media Group, an unrivaled source of online sports betting information. 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% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel.

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