Night-Side Graphics Designer- NBC Sports Philadelphia

Posted: 7/18/2018

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Design & animate show and live event graphics (monitors, opens, lower thirds, transitions, bumps, boxes, billboards, snipes, etc.)
  • 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.)
  • 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 NBC Sports Philadelphia marketing team to design concepts for web banners for various live events and TV shows
  • 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


  • Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree or Associates Degree in Art or equivalent work experience required
  • Minimum 2 years of related professional 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
  • Software Knowledge of: Adobe Creative Cloud (Illustrator, Photoshop, After effects)
  • Should be able to produce great concepts within very limited budgets
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Have the ability to manage multiple projects and remain flexible through multiple revisions while keeping a keen attention to detail
  • Self-starter with strong work ethic, positive attitude with the ability to prioritize multiple projects
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines in fast paced, high pressure environment, live TV environment

    Requirements:
  • Interested and qualified candidates must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com
  • Must be able to provide a demo reel of recent work
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Punctual, regular and consistent attendance
  • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must be willing to work in Philadelphia, PA
  • Ability to travel as required
  • Must be willing to work non-traditional hours, including nights, weekends & holidays
  • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

    Desired Characteristics
  • Demonstrate hands-on skills in the latest Adobe Creative Suite
  • Have the knowledge of how to convert and save files in various formats and sizes for print, broadcast, web and social media strongly preferred

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