Graphic Designer / Animator Producer

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc   •  

West Palm Beach, FL

Industry: Media


8 - 10 years

Posted 82 days ago

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Job Description

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

WPEC / CBS12 News in West Palm Beach, FL is looking for a Graphic Designer / Animation Producer! ``If you're not afraid to roll up your sleeves or take creative risks - read on. Have you launched a startup company successfully? Worked in an Advertising Agency? In this role, you will use all those skill-sets. As the Graphics Designer you get the best of local broadcast and digital advertising! Day-to-day you will work closely with news, marketing and sales departments to determine the best content and flow of creative or commercial materials, across all platforms.

The ideal candidate will have a passion to produce only the most dynamic graphics, possess a solid news judgment and is digitally savvy. Projects may include, but not limited to; digital marketing elements, social campaigns, creating promos, news graphics and lifestyle show graphics. You will also help maintain brand identities for WPEC, WTVX, WTCN and WWHB stations. Can you be described as a human Swiss Army Knife, with the ability to do lots of different things really well? If so, then we want to hear from you.

Finally, you must provide demo links and a cover letter when applying online explaining why you are the perfect choice for this role. Looking for someone with at least eight years of experience but demos will showcase the important skill-sets.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Create graphics and content products for all on-air, digital and social media platforms across the West Palm Beach media campus (static graphics, GIFs, social content, social graphics, newscast graphics, etc.)
  • Create print material including, but not limited to, posters, banners, signage, billboards, vehicle wraps and other graphics as necessary
  • Enthusiastically collaborates with team members to design materials
  • Participate in all promotional and off-site station events
  • Works weekends and evenings when needed
  • Other responsibilities and projects as assigned

Required Skills

Requirements and Qualifications include:

  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills to effectively interact with others
  • Passionate to teach others and help them learn
  • Adobe Suite experience is a must, including but not limited to; Premiere, Photoshop, After Effects and Illustrator. Knowledge of Cinema 4D or other 3D software is a plus
  • Proficient in DSLR photography
  • Solid experience in graphics and digital video design, OTT content space and local broadcast content distribution
  • Excellent knowledge of the social web, video platforms and social tools
  • Must be willing to jump in and help when other departments are in need
  • Maintain a valid driver's license and good driving record