CBS Corporation Graphic Artist in Minneapolis, Minnesota
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: Minneapolis, MN
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.).
WCCO-TV has a position open for an enthusiastic, bright, technically minded creative who’d like to join a graphic design and promotions group that offers a wide range of work and mediums. The ideal candidate will create impactful, daily news graphics and special packages, adhering to the CBS brand. They will conceptualize and execute engaging on-air animations for promos, shows, commercials, corporate presentations, etc. This position will work directly with the Art Director, writer/producers, editors and other graphic artists.
Excellent typography, design and color theory practices.
Proficient in the Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and After Effects.
A demo reel or portfolio demonstrating those abilities.
Knowledge of the Mac OS workflow.
Must be highly organized and able to follow instructions completely and accurately.
Excellent time management skills and ability to work unsupervised, to tight deadlines.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Must be dedicated, punctual, have a strong work ethic and willing to learn.
Previous broadcast television experience.
Knowledge of the Twin Cities and vicinity is an asset.
Designing for Chyron Lyric or similar experience.
Understanding of the print design process.
Cinema 4D experience is a huge asset.
References may be required.
Able to work Holidays when needed.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled