Raycom Media, Inc.
ID2017-7494# of Openings1DepartmentMarketing/Creative ServicesEmployment StatusRegular Full-TimeWork DaysMonday - FridayWork Hours8:30am to 5:30pmJob OverviewWVUE- Lead Designer The Lead Designer conceptualizes and produces award-worthy and audience-motivating graphics on all platforms. Incumbents are expert visual brand managers with strong skills in Adobe Creative Cloud editing programs, and have advanced knowledge of video production and cinematography. This is a leadership role, guiding the creative team in the production of top-quality multiplatform creative and maintaining a position of teaching expertise on the latest production technology available to the department. Duties and responsibilitiesThe primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:Collaborate with the Director of Marketing and Audience Development and other creative leadership to conceptualize and create content that will help expand our rapidly-growing broadcast and digital media presence.Hands-on creation of motion graphic art, Manage the production and implementation of graphics for station promotion, commercials, newscasts as well as social and digital platforms. Audience DevelopmentExercise exceptional organization and strategic thinking to implement market research recommendations and achieve goals in audience development.Revenue GenerationProvide creative consultation, marketing expertise, and customer service for Sales clients and initiatives to ensure their investments with the station deliver agreed upon value.Ensure through workflow management that client projects are delivered on time and within budgetary constraints.QualificationsBachelor’s Degree in Graphics, Marketing, Advertising, Film/Video or other related field preferred.Must provide creative reel demonstrating advanced knowledge of graphics and video production, especially Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects and DSLR cinematography. Advanced knowledge of Chyron, Lyric, 3D animation, newsticker, and other industry software/technology3 or more years of supervisory experience in a creative environment, digital, or broadcast business requiredExperience with social media marketing, including Facebook/Instagram/Twitter requiredMust be able to adapt and to adopt any new changes in the workplace that include things like new technology.Must be able to drive to meet with local clients and must possess a valid driver’s license. Physical RequirementsTo ensure safe completion of all required job duties, this job regularly requires the following physical demands of employees in this position Ability to work shifts of at least 8 hours, and occasionally longer, 5 days per weekAbility to sit and stand for prolonged periodsAbility to interact with employees and customers in a professional and courteous mannerAbility to provide effective creative direction for video, audio and graphic design projectsAbility to use a computer for tasks such as graphic design, communicating via email, preparing reports and editing video.Ability to lift and carry objects weighing up to 40 lbs.Qualified applicants, apply online and attach resume with cover letter. Candidate must successfully complete pre-employment drug screen. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Raycom Media, Inc.
Website : http://www.raycommedia.com
Raycom Media, Inc. was created in 1996 with the purchase of 15 television stations, two radio stations, and a sports marketing, production, events management, and distribution company. Shortly after this first acquisition, Raycom Media quickly acquired two other companies and began an unheard of growth in the media business. Raycom Media, an employee-owned company, is one of the nation's largest privately owned broadcasters and owns and/or provides services for 62 television stations in 42 markets and 20 states. Raycom Media owns or provides services for stations covering over 14% of U.S. television households and employs over 4,600 individuals in full and part-time positions. In addition to television stations, Raycom Media owns PureCars (digital ad platform for automotive), Raycom Sports (a marketing, production and events management and distribution company), Tupelo-Honey Productions (a NY-based production company), RTM Productions (a Franklin, TN-based automotive programming production and marketing solutions company), WebStream Sports (an Indianapolis-based, live event production company) and Broadview Media (a post-production/digital signage company based in Montgomery, AL). Raycom is also responsible for the design and hosting of Alabama's Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail website. Raycom owns over-the-air syndication, regional cable, and digital media rights to Atlantic Coast Conference Athletics. With a strong belief in community, Raycom Media television stations take editorial positions on key community issues. It is the vision of the company that it be involved in the communities its broadcast properties serve. By editorializing on local issues and seeking out divergent points of view, Raycom Media television stations create an atmosphere of community dialog. Raycom Media is headquartered in Montgomery, Alabama.