Full Time Job

Graphic Artist / Designer


Chicago, IL 05-10-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

Acts as Graphics Designer for WGN-TV News (and other projects as directed) with responsibility to produce on-air, print, web, social graphics, and motion graphics that will enhance the stations images and promotional/news reporting efforts.


The right candidate will have a strong interest in news as well as the ability to create interesting, informative graphics. Candidate must be able to excel under tight deadlines and be willing to work holidays. They should also have the ability to meet daily deadlines and meet long term and event-driven project goals, individually and in a team environment. Should be able to interact well with production team, senior artists and managers to produce graphics at their request.

Extensive experience working with Adobe PhotoShop and Illustrator is a must and some experience in Adobe After Effects is also preferred. Should also be proficient with Mac OSX. Flexibility is required. Securing specialized technical functions within the live graphics and postproduction workflows. Maintain and archive the day to day image material and templates.


Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g47v5y-3-239-95-36-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.