KOIN 6, a Nexstar Media Group, Inc. Television Station in Portland, Oregon is seeking an experienced Broadcast Graphic Designer. The successful candidate will have a high degree of professionalism, effective interpersonal relation skills, ability to organize and prioritize workload and function well under tight deadlines.
Develop and maintain a consistent design direction for on-air broadcast and digital media platforms.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
* Oversee on and off air branding projects.
* Conceive, create and design creative solutions.
* Design a variety of graphics for: daily news, on set graphics, production graphics, animations and some print materials.
* Design, develop and build on-air Chyron templates for producers.
* Work with producers, reporters, directors, and production staff to create a professional look and maintain accuracy in all graphics.
*Seeking candidates with proven abilities with ChyronHego’s Lyric software. Template building, macro scripting and complex template functionality a plus.
* Seeking candidates with Cinema 4D experience. 3D model and scene building, design and animation skills preferred.
* Highly organized and detailed oriented.
* Working knowledge of computer graphics equipment, and other related software required for placing the graphics on-air.
* Excellent grammar and spelling.
* Ability to think conceptually, and effectively communicate creative vision.
* Ability to work independently and as a team.
Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, motion design, or a related field, or equivalent experience. Broadcast television station experience preferred.
In addition to Chyron Lyric and Cinema 4D, thorough knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite, specifically After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator is needed.
Work Environment/Mental/Physical Requirements:
High stress environment with deadline pressures.
NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.
Please apply online at http://koin.com/work for us/ And look for the Graphic Artist position to complete the application process or apply at the Nexstar Website at: https://nexstar.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/6649
You must complete the online application and attach a resume and cover letter.
ABOUT US: Broadcasting since 1953, KOIN 6 News is Portland’s CBS affiliate, providing local news, network and syndicated entertainment to viewers in Oregon and SW Washington. KOIN 6 News is Watching Out for you with 34 hours of local news broadcasts each week, featuring award-winning, in-depth investigations, news, weather and traffic.