KPTV-KPDX, a Meredith owned duopoly, is recruiting for the position of Graphic Artist. The Graphic Artist is responsible for creating daily still and motion graphics for on-air newscasts within tight deadlines. This position also collaborates with news, promotion and commercial producers in designing fresh, compelling and informative graphics consistent with the KPTV visual brand. These graphics include, but are not limited to, broadcast, print, digital and social assets.
Essential Job Duties:
90% - Design all news graphics needed for each individual news program on a daily basis. Work with news producers to support the editorial content of the programs with graphics that enhance news stories and are consistent with KPTVs visual brand.
5% - Conceptualize and create various promotional graphics and internal print projects.
5% - Other duties, as assigned
Bachelors in Graphics Design, Multimedia Production or related area of study
Experience: 1 year in television graphic design preferred
Proficient in Adobe Photoshop and After Effects
Attention to detail
Excellent collaboration and communication skills
Knowledge of news promotion, journalism and news production
Knowledge of Chyron graphics system workflow a plus