Graphic Designer

New York
Nov 08, 2012
Dec 08, 2012
Ms. Melissa Smith
Full Time

• Provide design support for the following departments: Channel One News, Channel One News InterActiv and

• Excellent visual sense, a passion for great design with an excellent eye for color, composition, interface design and typography

• Design across all platforms, print and multimedia projects including but not limited to: websites, mobile sites, social media sites, power point presentations, eblasts, enewsletters, evites, posters, ads, environmental/event displays, promotional items, print items, logos, brand identity and guidelines, from concept to completion

· Trade show planning : Development of creative for trade show booths and events;

-Coordinated development and shipping of all material

· Website and mobile app design: Responsible for all creative development of CH1 2.0 Parent Connection website and mobile app.

• Advocate Channel One News brand standards to leverage designs and expand brand presence in marketing and sales tools

• Create all design files in spec and proofread

• Retouch and color correct photos

• Research competitive brands and design techniques to stay on top of trends

design work on the site for general progression (anchor photos, reworking of pages), special sections (National Parks, The Holy Land), regular features (HIN, Franchises), bigger marketing projects and daily rotator slides that lead to content on the site
Web experience—particularly as it pertains to content-driven sites as opposed to simply marketing projects—is also important, and I think we can find someone who’s done that and also done the requisite marketing work. Experience working with stock images is a plus


• Research and assign price bids to various vendors and negotiate costs further with final vendors to save money, without sacrificing quality

• Good concept of color management and able to apply file adjustments

• Preflight all files for final release to vendor

• Route and approve proofs

• Assign production timelines to coworkers and vendors. Maintain schedule to ensure final delivery is on time and delivered at the most cost effective route based on timeline.

• Strong time management and organizational skills

• Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to collaborate with sales and marketing teams

• Reporting to VP of Marketing Channel One News must keep manager updated on all projects and deadlines

• Ability to present work for review

• Firm understanding of all phases of print design and production

• Deadline driven, ability to multi task, and manage numerous projects simultaneously; 10 hours a week for

• Comfortable working as the only graphic designer and production manager in department


• Minimum of 3-5 years of work experience

• Bachelors degree in Graphic Design or equivalent degree


• Experience with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat Pro and Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, Word on a Apple Mac computer

• Working knowledge of Dreamweaver and HTML a plus

* Please be able to provide a portfolio of your work!

No calls please.