CBS Corporation Motion Graphics Designer - CBS Sports.com in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Motion Graphics Designer - CBS Sports.com

REF#: 26776

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE:

JOB LOCATION: Fort Lauderdale, FL

ABOUT US:

CBS Interactive is a premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the industry. Our websites dive deep into the things that people care about: business, entertainment, games, news, sports and technology. With more than 290 million unique visitors each month, CBS Interactive is a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks.

DESCRIPTION:

CBS Sports Digital is seeking a highly creative, detail-oriented designer with strong motion graphics experience to join our Design Team. The Video Designer will work closely with the Design of Director, Editors, and Producers to help establish strategy and vision of our video graphics packages, then iterate to final designs based on needs, goals, and requirements.

The candidate must have excellent communication skills, self-motivation, enthusiasm and a fine eye for detail. They must also be able to work independently, proactively gather consensus from multiple internal stakeholders and be able to change tasks quickly based on shifts in priorities or urgent deadlines. All candidates will be required to show a portfolio of their work.

QUALIFICATIONS:

2-3 years of experience designing and animating motion graphics

Extremely creative artistic design ability, with quick turn-around skills

Able to create high-end designs and animations

A link to your motion graphics portfolio/reel to demonstrate your creative talent and skill set

A team player with strong communication skills

A strong visual & typography designer

Highly proficient in Adobe After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator

Willing and able to handle multiple projects with tight deadlines

Willing and able to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends as needed

Able to keep up with a fast-paced work environment and deliver animations under tight deadlines

Must successfully pass a background check.

Preferred Qualifications:

Passion and understanding of Sports

Entertainment brand experience

Experience with Ross/Xpression Platform

In addition, CBS will be guided by applicable federal, state and local laws when considering for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled