CBS Corporation Graphic Designer in San Francisco, California
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations
JOB TYPE: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance
JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time
JOB LOCATION: San Francisco, CA
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.).
KPIX and KBCW News are searching for part-time designer/animator.
Graphic Designer supports the evening news broadcasts on KPIX/KBCW duopoly.
Manage the evening graphics workflow, collaborate with news producers and writers to
conceive and execute nightly on-air newscast graphics including package animations.
Must be able to work nights and occasional vacation/sick leave shift coverage.
All applicants must possess these skills to be considered for an entry-level position:
*Adobe Photoshop and After Effects experience are a must. Strong emphasis on graphic composition
and typographic skills and an aptitude to learn new systems.
*Strong organizational, multi-tasking and communication skills with the ability to perform
under tight deadlines.
*Qualified applicants must present demo reel.
These skills are a huge plus:
*1-2 years (middle-major market) design experience in a broadcast affiliate/local news environment.
*Experience with Curious Maps and Chyron systems.
Must be able to sit at a desk for long periods of time and operate a keyboard.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled