Full Time Job

Graphic Artist

Nexstar

East Providence, RI 09-19-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
We may be in the smallest state, but we're big on opportunity! WPRI/WNAC- TV, the CBS/FOX/CW affiliates serving the Providence RI/New Bedford DMA, is seeking a Graphic Artist. This role will help conceptualize and create graphics for News, Sales and Creative Services.

Candidates must have a background in graphic design, a good sense of graphic layout, accuracy, consistency, and the ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment.

Responsibilities:
• Design/create graphics for daily newscasts, specials, commercial and promotional spots
• Design and build graphics including full screen monitor graphics, set graphics, information graphics, special opens, and custom designed elements.
• Create and produce animated graphic opens and elements for newscasts, website and promotions
• Maintain and advance the graphic look of the station, while creating, managing and organizing all graphic needs and related files for multiple projects
• Work cross-functionally with internal departments to fulfill station's graphic needs as needed
• Contribute to special projects such as digital ads, print work, signage, animation and set design as assigned
• Policing and enforcing brand consistency across all projects you helped design
• Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements
• Bachelor's degree preferred; equivalent experience required
• 1-2 years previous broadcast design experience
• Strong design, illustration and typographic skills required
• Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud including After Effects, Premier, Photoshop and Illustrator
• Ability to work on various projects simultaneously and to deliver finished projects on deadline
• Must be able to work independently
• Ability to work on various projects simultaneously and to deliver finished projects on deadline
• Highly effective communications and organizational skills
• Suggested- Knowledge and/or
Operation of Ross Xpression graphics system and integration of iNEWS software
• Send your demo reel today!

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gpj79o-54-158-251-104-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Nexstar

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.