CBS Corporation Senior Graphic Artist/Designer/Animator in Southfield, Michigan

Senior Graphic Artist/Designer/Animator

REF#: 27062

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Southfield, MI, US

ABOUT US:

CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).

DESCRIPTION:

Are you a team player who’s passionate about great design and motion graphics? A multi-tasker that thrives in a fast-paced, creative environment? If you’re a seasoned graphic designer with a strong background in broadcast and digital, CBS 62 and CW50/Detroit is looking for you!

The ideal candidate will create animated and still graphics for promotion projects, commercial production projects, local programming and community initiatives as well digital platforms, including animated web banners, pencil pushdowns, website skins and other web elements as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 3 years as a designer and motion graphic artist - no beginners, please

  • Creative experience in a broadcast television station or post-production house

Strong conceptual and design ability* Able to work and thrive under tight deadlines

  • Extremely organized, detail-oriented, and collaborative

  • Flexible and able to accommodate last minute changes and revisions

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Technical proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, Cinema 4D, Final Cut, Premiere, Flash

  • Layout/design experience in Photoshop and Illustrator

  • Experience with VIZRT and/or Chyron design, operation and template creation/management a plus

  • We are a MAC shop and encourage skill development and continued personal growth

  • Degree preferred, equivalent experience will be considered.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled