Full-time Graphic Artist/Animator

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

The ideal candidates should be passionate about design and want an opportunity to grow professionally. This is a collaborative environment, therefore the ideal candidate will be able to work independently, be passionate about his/​her creative vision, and at the same time be able to accept direction and fully incorporate input based on the needs of colleagues and management.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Design and animate broadcast graphics for WDIV (including logo design, informational graphics, branding and marketing projects)
  • Communicate with producers and sales account executives about projects and daily graphics
  • Design for print related projects on occasion 
  • Handle other essential tasks as assigned

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Candidate must have had formal training in design/art and preferably motion at trade school or college, please don’t apply if you are not a designer 
  • Associate or Bachelor degree preferred
  • Broadcast experience desired
  • Web experience is a plus 
  • 1-3 years experience as a motion graphic designer in a professional graphic design environment is preferred 
  • Excellent design and animation skills 
  • Strong executional skills in Adobe products, specifically Photoshop, Illustrator and After Effects. Knowledge and/or a desire to learn Cinema 4D and Premiere Pro are also preferred.
  • Photography skills would be lovely
  • Strong customer service and communication skills 
  • Able to perform under very tight deadlines 
  • Able to react to change and take direction effectively and productively 
  • Strong spelling and grammar skills 

 

TO APPLY: Send resume and portfolio to design director Jim Houff at jhouff@wdiv.com.

WDIV is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In addition to complying with the requirements of federal law, WDIV will comply with applicable state and local laws prohibiting employment discrimination.

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