Fox News ChannelNew York, NY
As the Freelance Graphic Designer, you will be responsible for producing creative and visually compelling graphics to support daily editorial content on Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network. You thrive in a live news environment and have the right attitude and understand the level of commitment needed for a quick turnaround. This is a temporary position.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Fulfill quick-turnaround requests for charts, maps, logos, and other custom topical images based on show needs.
• Typeset and proofread text-based artwork such as promos, factoids, and infographics.
• Animate fullscreen graphics including scrolls, text tears, diagrams, and maps.
• Cut out and retouch headshots
• Create logos and custom elements for upcoming news events
• Work with management and editorial to determine the best way to tell each story
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• Experience using Photoshop and Illustrator for broadcast design and proficiency using programs on both Windows and Mac platforms
• Ability to fulfill a high volume of daily graphic requests while conforming to established network-wide and show-specific design standards
• Excellent time-management and multi-tasking skills to keep on deadline without sacrificing accuracy or quality of work
• Openness to receiving assignments and feedback from team members at all levels while staying cool under pressure
• Knowledge of AfterEffects strongly recommended
• Knowledge of Maya, Cinema 4D, Vizrt, and other industry technology a plus
• Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include weekends or overnights
Please attach a resume to be considered, applications without resumes will be considered incomplete and will not be reviewed.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY
Fox News Channel
Fox News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. A top five cable network, FNC has been the most-watched news channel in the country for more than 14 years and according to a Suffolk University/USA Today poll, is the most trusted television news source in the country. Owned by 21st Century Fox, FNC is available in more than 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.