I. Job Summary | Major goals and objectives.

WSMV - TV, a Meredith Corporation TV Station, is seeking a Graphic Artist that will be responsible for creating various animated and still graphic elements for on-air, digital, interactive and internal news, promotion, integrated programming, commercial production and sales. Must be mentally flexible and able to work in a fast-paced and competitive environment.

II. Essential Job Functions

Weight %

Accountabilities, Actions and Expected Measurable Results

40% - Responsible for maintaining station brand standards with a solid knowledge of composition and a good eye for design in all aspects of broadcast, digital and print.

35% - Collaborating with graphics team, news reporters and producers to help visualize news stories with strong graphic design. Collaborate with digital content team to design on-line and social graphics.

10% - Keep current on the fast changing field of graphics and animation with a strong knowledge of digital and social media graphic design.

10% - Experience in animation like Cinema 4-D modeling is a plus. Ability to create quick turn-around animations in a fast paced three screen environment.

05% - Other duties as assigned.


Experience / Skills

III. Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.


Minimum of 2 years college or art school preferred.


-Experience in broadcast television and digital graphic design preferred.

Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

-Knowledge of on-air broadcast graphic systems (Chyron Luci, Lyric X and Prime) as well as proficient experience with Photoshop, After Effects and Illustrator are required. Ability to multi task and perform under pressure.

% Travel Required (Approximate):N/A