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Continuity Graphics Designer - Leading TV Production Company

Job Title: Continuity Graphics Designer - Leading TV Production Company
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Industry:
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CGD/JH
Contact Name: Jack Hardisty
Contact Email: jack.hardisty@handle.co.uk
Job Published: September 22, 2016 10:49

Job Description

A world leading TV production company are looking for a Continuity Graphics Designer to join the team in a newly created position that sits between the continuity and motion graphics team.

This company is responsible for some of the most watched and highly rated shows out there and a great opportunity for anyone with a love of TV/film.

You will be assisting Continuity to create and develop master templates and build navigational templates such as IPP's, Bugs, DVE's, automated menus and presenter in-vision links using Adobe After Effects and Adobe Animate CC.

You will also be working with online/social in creating digital assets, templates, animated gifs as well as assisting the on-air Graphics Dept. with motion graphics, designs and assets.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for building navigational Pebble Beach Dolphin automated/bespoke templates for multi-channel feeds across the UK, Europe & Middle East.
  • Create assets in Adobe Animate CC from template designs together with quality control checks for any technical or content based issues.
  • Liaise with the Continuity Manager / Assistant / Producer and Compliance Dept to ensure accurate presentation and delivery of all on-air promo elements in time for TX.
  • Manage and remove expired on-air graphics, assets and their records from the playout centre.
  • Development of Online and Social graphics assets across websites, Twitter, Facebook, apps, e-magazines
  • Design of corporate and marketing materials such as press adverts, invitations & email banners.
  • Working closely with Head of Motion Graphics, Creative Director, and Producers to exploit existing on-air assets for other media delivery formats.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • Working knowledge of Adobe Animate CC design, animation and Action Script 3 essential.
  • Knowledge of Pebble Beach Dolphin software an advantage.
  • Knowledge of broadcast television and/or continuity an advantage.
  • Good all-round technical knowledge of broadcast file formats, mastering requirements and effective production time management.
  • Great knowledge of multimedia formats for still images, video, motion graphics and animation (i.e. compression, video mastering, export for web and print).
  • Fully conversant with required broadcast standards of audio and visual levels for transmission.
  • At least 3 years' experience working within a Broadcast or high end corporate motion graphics environment.

If you have the experience above and are interested then please send your CV to jack.hardisty@handle.co.uk

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.