Part-Time Graphic Artist - NBC Sports Philadelphia
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive
Design & animate show and live event graphics (monitors, opens, lower thirds, transitions, bumps, boxes, billboards, snipes, etc.)
PLEASE NOTE: This is for a Part-Time position as a night-side artist
Fulfill daily graphics and animations requests for Content Department including (but not limited to): Open animations, violators, sponsor elements, Show opens, Social Media Graphics, team/sponsor logos, headshots etc.
Design graphics requested for shows in a timely manner without sacrificing brand continuity or graphic quality.
Distribute graphics for shows to their appropriate locations and notify production manager of location
Integrate sponsor elements into new and existing graphics
Work closely with promo editors on network spots and branding including design and animation of promo graphics
Design marketing materials (print ads, one sheets, web banners, press kits, t-shirts, flyers, banners, billboards, premiums, etc.)
Bachelor’s Degree or Associates Degree in Art or equivalent work experience required
Two (2) years of related work experience (i.e. Graphic Designer/Animator)
Minimum 2 years of experience in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
Minimum 1 year experience in Cinema 4D and Adobe After Effects
Must be able to provide a demo reel of recent work
Software Knowledge of: Adobe Creative Cloud (Illustrator, Photoshop, After effects), Working knowledge of Cinema 4d, Microsoft Office
Ability to work under tight deadlines in fast paced, high pressure environment, live TV environment
Self-starter with strong work ethic, positive attitude with the ability to prioritize multiple projects
Must be willing to work non-traditional hours, including nights, weekends & holidays
Excellent communication skills
Punctual, regular and consistent attendance
Possess expert understanding of motion design, print design and web design.
Should be able to create storyboards using photoshop/illustrator for various animation projects, based on creative brief.
Translate the storyboard ideas into animations, using adobe After Effects and or Cinema 4D
Work with the CSN marketing team to design concepts for web banners for various live events and TV shows.
Demonstrate hands-on skills in the latest Adobe Creative Suite
Have the ability to manage multiple projects and remain flexible through multiple revisions while keeping a keen attention to detail
Have the knowledge of how to convert and save files in various formats and sizes for print, broadcast, web and social media
Should be able to produce great concepts within very limited budgets
Produce still and animated graphics for current and new in-show segments
Work with fellow designers on multiple projects
Work and support NBC Sports Philadelphia graphics and marketing department on various projects
NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.