- Per Diem Graphic Designer

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Per Diem Graphic Designer


Per Diem Graphic Designer

• Intermediate Level


WBBM-TV has an open position for an enthusiastic, bright, technically minded freelance graphic designer/animator to join a Creative Services Department that offers a wide range of work and mediums.

Category Animation  Art Department  Graphic Design  Special Effects 
Location Greater Chicago Area
Time Period 6 Months
Posted Date Nov 02, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

The ideal candidate will create impactful, daily news graphics and special graphics packages while adhering to the CBS brand. They will conceptualize and execute engaging on-air animations for promos, shows, commercials, digital/social content, corporate presentations and more. This position will work directly with the Design Director, writer/producers, editors and other graphic designers.


- Strong design/animation skills and in-depth understanding of After Effects and industry standard plug-ins.
- Proficient in the Adobe CC Suite and Mac OS workflow.
- Excellent typography, design and color theory practices.
- Must be highly organized and able to follow instructions completely and accurately.
- Strong multi-tasking ability with excellent problem-solving ability.
- Excellent time management skills and ability to work unsupervised, to tight deadlines.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills.
- A sound grasp of post-production processes and services for broadcast.
- Must be dedicated, punctual, willing to learn and have a strong work ethic.
- Cinema 4D and/or VizRT working experience.
- Flexible schedule, last-minute, holiday, vacation relief coverage.
- Knowledge of Chicago and its vicinity.


-Bachelor of Arts Degree, 3+ years of work experience at TV station, network or agency experience preferred.
-Please provide a link to a current portfolio or demo reel demonstrating abilities. Candidates without work samples will not be considered.
-References may be required

Job Type Contract  Temporary 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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