Daily Artist

Job Number: R50009290

Brand: Fox News Channel

Job Type: Arts & Graphics, Creative Development

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: July 2, 2019

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox News Channel

FOX News Channel is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. FOX News finished 2018 as the most-watched basic cable network for the third consecutive year in both primetime and total day among total viewers, and has held its number one national cable news channel status for 68 consecutive quarters. FNC is available in nearly 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.

JOB DESCRIPTION

As a Daily Artist, you will be responsible for producing creative and visually compelling graphics to support daily editorial content on Fox News Channel, Fox Business Network, and Fox Nation.  You thrive in a live news environment and have the right attitude and understand the level of commitment needed for a quick turnaround.

* In order to be considered you must submit a link to your portfolio. *

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 full screen 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
  • Pitch and storyboard concepts for new shows and specials
  • Build out elements for broadcast, print, and digital based on established brand guidelines or animation packages

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator on both Windows and Mac with experience working in a live TV or OTT environment
  • Ability to fulfill a high volume of daily graphic requests while conforming to established network-wide and show-specific design standards
  • Ability to organize information (layout design, infographics, general organization)
  • Strong understanding of design principles, layout, typography and color theory a must
  • Knowledge and awareness of current design trends in graphic design and typography
  • Excellent time-management and multi-tasking skills to keep on deadline without sacrificing accuracy or quality of work; must be able to handle multiple concurrent projects
  • Open to receiving assignments and feedback from team members at all levels while staying cool under pressure
  • Knowledge of AfterEffects, Curious Maps, Google Maps 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

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.

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CURRENT EMPLOYEES AND FREELANCERS/
CONTRACTORS APPLY HERE*