Motion Graphics Editor
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 8/28/2019

Job Description

WKYC-TV, a TEGNA owned company in Cleveland, OH, has an immediate opening for an experienced, energetic Motion Graphics Editor. This position works closely with executive producers, producers and reporting staff in the newsroom. Candidate must possess excellent communication and organizational skills; must work well under pressure, within a team environment and have the ability to think outside-the-box when it comes to creating graphics, animations and editing.    

Responsibilities: ​

  • ​Create graphics for newscast, reporter packages and/or VO for daily turns; Ability to work ahead on projects for newscasts and/or projects
  • Must have excellent design and animations skills
  • Ability to collaborate with multiple departments when needed
  • Experience in a local newsroom is a must
  • Perform other production duties as assigned

Job Requirements



Here’s what you need:

  • Must be team oriented, have a positive attitude, possess good computer skills and strong communication skills. Strong spelling and grammar skills
  • Associate or bachelor’s degree preferred, with at least two years of newsroom experience
  • Broadcast experience preferred
  • Strong skills in Adobe products (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere Pro); Experience with 3D software a plus
  • Strong understanding of typography
  • Ability to create graphics within brand guidelines
  • Able to perform under very tight deadlines; ability to multitask and prioritize multiple needs simultaneously
  • Must be able to work a flexible shift, weekends, occasional overtime and Holidays

 

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 30 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

 

 

Job Snapshot

About Us

What's in it for you? WKYC offers a competitive benefits program to qualified employees. This program includes medical, dental and vision benefits for you, your spouse or partner, and your dependents as well as life insurance, supplemental life, spousal life, child life, accident insurance, and flexible spending accounts. In addition, the Company also provides generous vacation time, sick pay, short-term disability (STD), long-term disability (LTD), a 401(k) Savings Plan and more.
To be considered a candidate for any opening at WKYC – you must complete an online application for an existing opening. Paper resumes or any electronic information received that does not come through the online application process will not be considered part of the applicant pool.