Graphic Artist

Posted: 6/5/2019 | Expires: 7/5/2019

Location: Beaverton, Oregon
Function: Creative & Design
Specialty: Graphic Design
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

KPTV-KPDX, a Meredith owned duopoly, is recruiting for the position of Graphic Artist. The Graphic Artist is responsible for creating daily still and motion graphics for on-air newscasts within tight deadlines. This position also collaborates with news, promotion and commercial producers in designing fresh, compelling and informative graphics consistent with the KPTV visual brand. These graphics include, but are not limited to, broadcast, print, digital and social assets.

 

 

Essential Job Duties:

 

90% - Design all news graphics needed for each individual news program on a daily basis. Work with news producers to support the editorial content of the programs with graphics that enhance news stories and are consistent with KPTV's visual brand.

 

5% - Conceptualize and create various promotional graphics and internal print projects.

 

5% - Other duties, as assigned

 

 

Education:

 

Bachelors in Graphics Design, Multimedia Production or related area of study

 

 

Experience: 1 year in television graphic design preferred

 

 

Minimum Qualifications:

 

- Proficient in Adobe Photoshop and After Effects

 

- Attention to detail

 

- Excellent collaboration and communication skills

 

- Knowledge of news promotion, journalism and news production

 

- Knowledge of Chyron graphics system workflow a plus

 

 

Must have portfolio of projects

 

 

KPTV-KPDX, a Meredith owned duopoly is located in Beaverton, Oregon. Meredith Corporation (NYSE: MDP; www.meredith.com) has been committed to service journalism for 115 years. Today, Meredith uses multiple distribution platforms - including broadcast television, print, digital, mobile and video - to provide consumers with content they desire and to deliver the messages of its advertising and marketing partners.

 

Meredith's Local Media Group includes 17 owned or operated television stations reaching 11 percent of U.S. households. Meredith's portfolio is concentrated in large, fast-growing markets, with seven stations in the nation's Top 25 - including Atlanta, Phoenix, St. Louis and Portland - and 13 in Top 50 markets. Meredith's stations produce 700 hours of local news and entertainment content each week, and operate leading local digital destinations.

 

 

Meredith Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

 

 

 

 

 


Additional Job DescriptionAdditional Job Description

Education: Bachelors in Graphics Design

 

 

 

 

2 years experience in television graphic design preferred

 

Must have portfolio of projects

 

 

 

 


KPTV FOX12 and KPDX 49 is a duopoly owned and operated by the Meredith Local Media Group. Meredith Corporation (NYSE: MDP; www.meredith.com) has been committed to service journalism for more than 115 years. Today, Meredith uses multiple distribution platforms - including broadcast television, print, digital, mobile, tablets and video - to provide consumers with content they desire and to deliver the messages of its advertising and marketing partners. Meredith's Local Media Group includes 17 television stations reaching more than 10 percent of U.S. households. Meredith's portfolio is concentrated in large, fast-growing markets, with seven stations in the nation's Top 25 - including Atlanta, Phoenix, St. Louis and Portland - and 14 in Top 60 markets. Meredith's stations produce approximately 700 hours of local news and entertainment content each week, and operate leading local digital destinations.
 

 

 

 

Our cornerstone is knowledge of the home, family, food and lifestyle markets. From that, we have built businesses that serve well-defined audiences, deliver the messages of advertisers, and extend our brand franchises and expertise to related markets.