Status: Full-time position
Location: Albuquerque, NM
Deadline Date: Until Filled
Date Available: 7/2/13
Job Summary: KOB has an opening for a Design Director. Work Schedule will be Monday thru Friday 9AM - 6PM (Flexibe, some weekends).
Qualifications: 5 years experience in television graphic design with emphasis on news and promotion.
Advanced AfterEffects,Photoshop,Cinema 4d and Illustrator experience.
Experience using DekoCast for News Graphics and station branding and strong knowledge of design software.
Experience with non-linear editing, including Final Cut Pro, Avid, Premier Pro.
Knowledge of audio and video recording techniques and systems, including lighting, video/DSLR camera operation,A/V signal routing, pro audio, grip, and studio environments.
Experience with ENPS or INEWS for newscast graphics.
Experience in multi platform production and infrastructure design.
Knowledge of digital imaging pipelines and asset management.
Familiarity with live studio production and post-production technologies.
Experience with production of video content for distribution through multiple platforms, including broadcast, video boards, websites, and other digital media.
Must demonstrate creative vision and capability to be creative and drive a cohesive visual identity for the station.
Demonstrated capability to shoot, edit, and develop original graphics for station marketing spots as well as design graphics for major campaigns, spot templates, etc.
Experience with graphic image package development, up-dating and re-design.
Live studio graphics experience.
Ability to manage technical operations.
Self-starter with ability to initiate and track a variety of projects while delivering high quality projects on deadline.
Good communication skills and ability to work well with others.
Strong supervisory and leadership abilities.
Supervises graphics design staff.
Budget experience preferred.
Must have examples of high-end creative.
Demonstrated ability to initiate and lead a project from start to finish with a variety of team members.
Duties: The Design Director will direct, manage, and actively participate in the overall development and daily execution of the station brand to assure consistency and quality. Will lead and direct the daily execution of all news graphics, brand image graphics, web, print materials, as well as any other station promo materials needed. Collaborates with the creative services team to oversee and manage all graphics projects. Manages and supervises graphic artists. Works as promotion shooter/editor as assigned. Determines priorities and ensures brand consistency across all platforms. Reports to the Creative Services Director.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Human Resources Department
4 Broadcast Plaza SW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
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