Full Job Description
We are looking to hire a Multimedia Designer to create still and motion graphics for the Regional Sports Networks’ digital content team. Reporting to the Digital Art Director, the Multimedia Designer will be a visual storyteller with an eye for social and digital design, slick motion graphics skills, a flair for creative editing and a love of sports. This is an opportunity to join a growing team of passionate designers who create content for multiple platforms - including digital, social, mobile, broadcast and marketing channels.
Fulfill daily graphic and animation requests for RSN digital content department including (but not limited to): logo design, social templates, app page layouts, show animations, sponsor elements, marketing assets
Work with the Digital Art Director to design & animate show packages for digital live streams (opens, bumps, transitions, monitors, insert package, marketing assets, etc.)
Create graphics and animations for weekly VOD pieces
Assist with managing and updating current catalogue of creative templates
Integrate sales elements into new and existing graphics
Work closely with Digital Art Director to develop new and enhance existing graphics packages for all platforms
Design marketing materials for digital content (social media, web banners, etc.)
Needs to create still and motion design templates that cut through in an oversaturated digital environment
Work with fellow designers on multiple projects
Work with and support NBC Sports’ Regional Sports Network content and marketing teams on various projects
Retain and enhance the design standards of the creative team
Bachelor’s Degree or Associates Degree in Design or equivalent work experience
Minimum three (3) years of related professional work experience (i.e. Graphic Designer/Animator/Editor)
Advanced knowledge of design/animation skills and concepts
Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud, primarily Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects and Premiere
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: )
Willingness to work nights and across weekends – not frequent, but possible
Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Must be 18 years or older
It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Video editing skills a plus
Knowledge of 3D software (Cinema 4D) a plus
Passionate about design, digital content and sports
Demonstrated creativity with a desire to innovate
Excellent communication and collaboration skills
Detail oriented, ability to multi-task and solve problems under pressure
Self-starter who is assertive, enthusiastic and highly motivated
Enthusiastic about current trends in content consumption, especially on digital media platforms
NBC Sports Group Marketing
NBC Sports Group serves sports fans 24/7 with premier live events, insightful studio shows, and compelling original programming. The sports media company consists of several assets including NBC Sports, NBC Olympics, NBCSN, Golf Channel, 12 NBC Sports Regional Networks, and NBC Sports Radio. NBC Olympics, with more than 90 Emmy Awards, including the 2018 Emmy for Most Outstanding Promotional Campaign, is renowned for its unsurpassed, award-winning coverage. NBC will be the home of the Olympics through 2032. NBCSN, part of the NBC Sports Group, is dedicated to serving passionate sports fans in more than 85 million homes, delivering over 2,400 sporting events annually.
NBC and NBCSN are the cable television homes of the Olympics, Sunday Night Football, NHL, Premier League, NASCAR, IndyCar Series, Horse racing’s Triple Crown and the Tour de France. NBCSN is distributed via cable systems and satellite operators throughout the United States.
NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.