Concept, design, produce and supervise production of still and animated graphics and other design elements as assigned by production manager.
Ensure CNN design standards / CNN Network brand are followed appropriately by using good judgment and leveraging Design Directors for council as needed.
Work effectively as a member of the production team.
Meet regularly with Design Directors, Assistant Art Directors and Producers to coordinate production of design elements as needed.
Effectively manage time and resources to deliver projects and collateral elements on time Composite and/or direct compositing sessions as required, under intense pressure, direction and time constraints.
Motivate, train and manage other team members as directed and actively contribute to overall positive and creative atmosphere of the department.
Ensure working knowledge of current and new technologies to maintain state-of-the-art look and presentation.
Provide input on new equipment purchases.
Perform other duties and special projects as required.
4+ years experience in television or equivalent work experience
Excellent computer, communications, organizational and interpersonal skills required
High School diploma
Degree from accredited art school with emphasis in graphic design or related field (illustration, photography, industrial design, visual communications) or equivalent work experience with demonstrated knowledge of graphic design.