KSL TV Broadcast Motion Graphic Designer (Full-Time) #5186
Posted on 2017-09-12
By KSL Broadcast Group KSL Broadcast Group
Salt Lake City, UT
Who we are: Bonneville International has been a leader in broadcasting for over 50 years, with a mission to build up, connect, inform and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We currently own and operate 14 radio stations in Seattle, Phoenix, Denver and Salt Lake City, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL TV 5, in Salt Lake. We are proud of our history, and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow!
Functions and Key Responsibilities: KSL TV is seeking a graphic designer who will do the following:
Concept, design and create compelling graphics and animations for daily news shows including over-the-shoulder keys, on-set graphics, opens, lower thirds, wipes, and package animations (2D/3D camera tracking and compositing)
Design graphics & animations for special series, documentaries, promos, sales, community events, on-air package graphics, logos and print ads
Weekend shift: Saturday & Sunday from 2:00 PM to 10:30 PM; Monday, Tuesday, Friday from 10:00 AM to 6:30 PM. Must be willing to work any shift as needed including other nights and holidays.
Required knowledge, skills & abilities:
Demo reel is required
College degree in graphic design, animation, a related field or equivalent work experience
Experience designing and animating 2D/3D graphics required (Broadcast experience a plus)
Proficient with Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects and Cinema 4D (Chyron Lyric knowledge a plus)
Strong typography skills
Strong foundation in motion design, animation, tracking and compositing
Must understand the importance of accuracy, both in spelling and content of on-air graphics
Work with producers, reporters, directors, and production staff to create a professional look and maintain accuracy in all graphics
Positive, self-starter, capable of performing under pressure and making good decisions, particularly during peak hours
Willing to accept responsibilities and be able to work under minimal supervision
Demonstrate initiative and show innovation in problem-solving
Willing to learn new software and broadcast equipment
Work effectively in a team environment
Work in compliance with Company policies and procedures
Receive, process, and maintain information through oral and/or written communication effectively
Substantial physical movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers
Lift, move, and carry up to 20 pounds on occasion
Ability to extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction with good eye and hand coordination
Ability to sit for long periods of time and to stay awake and alert during late shifts
Bonneville is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.
HOW TO APPLY:
For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.
Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer