Motion Graphic Artist

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Portland,OR

Gray Television

DESCRIPTION

About Gray Television:

Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households. 

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.

About KPTV:

KPTV is a Fox-affiliated television station licensed to Portland, Oregon. Owned by Atlanta-based Gray Television, it is part of a duopoly with Vancouver, Washington-licensed MyNetworkTV affiliate KPDX.

Job Summary/Description:

KPTV/KPDX seeks a motivated and energetic Motion Graphics Artist to join the creative team behind Portland's top-rated television station. This position works closely with the promotions team and news producers to brainstorm and design high quality still and motion graphics to support our brand in a variety of media.

Essential responsibilities include, but not limited to:

– Assist members of the news team by producing fresh, compelling, informative animated graphics that help reinforce the stories being told.
– Collaborate with the promotions team to create eye-catching animations that stand out and contribute to the evolution of KPTV's brand image.
– Work individually, and in teams, to create various design pieces to support the station's overall efforts in print, broadcast, and digital media.


JOB EXPERIENCE

Qualifications/requirements:

– Experience in motion graphics design and a portfolio containing animation samples a must.
– Bachelor's/Associate's Degree in graphic design, video production or a related field, or equivalent experience.
– Excellent visualization and graphic design skills with strong emphasis on typography and layout.
– A portfolio/reel that demonstrates a knowledge of current industry trends and techniques.
-Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously while maintaining excellent attention to detail.
– Proficient in Adobe CC software (After Effects, Premiere Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator). Cinema 4D and Chyron experience is a plus.

If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on "apply now", upload your resume, cover letter and references

Additional Info:

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, and transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.

Qualifications

Education

Required

Associates or better in Graphic Design or related field.

Bachelors or better in Graphic Design or related field.


REQUIREMENTS

Qualifications/requirements:

– Experience in motion graphics design and a portfolio containing animation samples a must.
– Bachelor's/Associate's Degree in graphic design, video production or a related field, or equivalent experience.
– Excellent visualization and graphic design skills with strong emphasis on typography and layout.
– A portfolio/reel that demonstrates a knowledge of current industry trends and techniques.
-Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously while maintaining excellent attention to detail.
– Proficient in Adobe CC software (After Effects, Premiere Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator). Cinema 4D and Chyron experience is a plus.

If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on "apply now", upload your resume, cover letter and references

Additional Info:

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, and transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.

Qualifications

Education

Required

Associates or better in Graphic Design or related field.

Bachelors or better in Graphic Design or related field.


ADDITIONAL INFO


HOW TO APPLY

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