Spectrum Networks is looking for enthusiastic, talented and driven individuals to join the best and brightest in gathering, producing and delivering stories that make a difference within a 24-hour breaking news environment! Our commitment is to engage viewers with relevant, timely news that's important to the local communities we serve.
Who we are: Spectrum Networks is a series of 27 hyper-local news and 9 regional sports networks owned and operated by Charter Communications, Inc. Spectrum Networks seeks to provide the most essential local news and information, cultivating relevant and thoughtful conversations that foster informed and engaged communities.
The Environment: Spectrum News is a 24-hour breaking news network which requires employees who are flexible and available to work various shift, including early morning, late evenings, weekends and holidays.
Being on our team means You're ready to inspire and be inspired! You're passionate, creative and highly technical, driven to flourish in a competitive, fast-paced environment. You're fiercely accurate, with a desire to leverage your knowledge, skills and abilities to share news stories to viewers in our local communities. You're nimble, having the ability to pivot in an ever-changing workflow. You are a team player with a positive attitude and strong interpersonal skills. You have the ability to multi-task, meet tight deadlines and remain calm under pressure.
What we're looking for: The Graphic Designer will provide design services Spectrum Networks.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Update and maintain a consistent creative look on marketing materials for Spectrum Networks
Design and animate on air and digital graphics
Adhere to the Spectrum Networks style guide in all co-branded materials
Manage general upkeep of assigned company equipment
Maintain efficient filing and back-up procedures for graphics materials
Utilize correct grammar and spelling in design projects
Perform other duties as assigned
Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator & After Effects
Must be able to work under daily deadline pressure while demonstrating strong design skills
Must have ability to organize and manage multiple priorities
Must be able and willing to work an extended schedule and be flexible with schedule changes
Communication: excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills; ability to clearly communicate solutions; and able to relate well with diverse populations and age groups
Interpersonal: ability to interface with internal company personnel
Attitude: requires adaptability, enthusiasm, initiative and a positive approach to problem solving; must enjoy working with people
Must adhere to attendance guidelines
Must be able and willing to work different shifts and be flexible with schedule changes
Education & Experience:
Our Culture: Every employee is an influencer and culture keeper. We expect respectful communication (despite pressure), openness to feedback, an eagerness to learn, and an overall positive attitude! Roles may require the following:
Overtime may be required to meet deadlines
Varying schedule due to, breaking news and/or daily news coverage requirements
Provide 24x7, 365 days per year, on-call support. May entail phone or physical presence at the facility for equipment failure or other disasters. This includes, but is not limited to equipment and power failures, loss of contracted services, storms or severe weather, and schedule conflicts
Participation in an established on-call rotation