Role Details:

CBS Sports Digital is seeking a talented Graphics Production Assistant for fast-paced live sports newscast focusing on all sports in a national market. We bring our passion for sports and love of our work, serving up sports content to fans everywhere, and this role will help us succeed in that mission.

Your-Day-to-Day:

Input the electronic graphic - name and location supers, banners, logos and credits - which must be free of grammar or spelling errors for recall during a particular show

Import graphics and clip animations, create full screen, and operate the MOS gateway

Communicate and work closely with producers, graphic artists, and production staff in preparing rundowns and coordinating graphics

Key Projects:

Work closely with CBS Sports Digital team to create compelling content for customers on CBS Sports Digital platform

Experience / Skills


QUALIFICATIONS:

What you bring to the team:

You have -

Associates Degree or higher in Television Production or equivalent work experience

Strong knowledge and understanding of broadcast and production technology

Knowledge of Vizrt GFX system

At least 3 years of experience as Graphics Operator for live shows and live sporting events

At least 2 years of experience as Video GFX Production Assistant

Must have working knowledge of control room workflows and basic GFX formats and execution

Along with a strong technical background and organizational skills, the Graphics PA must be alert, fast-paced and able to work productively under high pressure situations, such as inputting new supers or any last minute changes to avoid on air errors

Extremely deadline oriented, and adept at managing multiple project

Ability to create video graphics for a variety of different social media platforms

Able to receive creative direction and accept feedback, yet able to work independently

Interpersonal and professional communication skills

This person must be able to work regular hours, and have flexibility to work days, nights, overnights, weekends, and holidays as needed without advance notice.

Must provide a comprehensive reel of work for review

You might also have -
Proficient in Adobe Premiere and Adobe After Effects, Ross Xpression experience preferred

All candidates must successfully complete a background check prior to starting employment at CBS Interactive. CBS Interactive is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or status as a veteran. CBS Interactive complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

About CBS


CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) is a mass media company that creates and distributes industry-leading content across a variety of platforms to audiences around the world. The Company has businesses with origins that date back to the dawn of the broadcasting age as well as new ventures that operate on the leading edge of media. CBS owns the most-watched television network in the U.S. and one of the world’s largest libraries of entertainment content, making its brand – “the Eye” – one of the most recognized in business. The Company’s operations span virtually every field of media and entertainment, including cable, publishing, radio, local TV, film, outdoor advertising, and interactive and socially responsible media. CBS’s businesses include CBS Television Network, The CW (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Warner Bros. Entertainment), Showtime Networks, CBS Sports Network, Smithsonian Networks, TVGN (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Lionsgate), Simon & Schuster, CBS Television Stations, CBS Radio, CBS Outdoor, CBS Television Studios, CBS Global Distribution Group, CBS Interactive, CBS Consumer Products, CBS Home Entertainment, CBS Films and CBS EcoMedia. Interested in a career with CBS Corporation or one of our portfolio companies?