Presentation Designer I - Turner Broadcasting (New York, NY)
Posted: Thursday, January 31, 2013 5:22 PM
Area of Interest: Creative Qualifications: Portfolio Required1. Fundamental knowledge of core design principles including color theory, typography, design & layout, and composition 2. Proficient in PowerPoint presentation design including animations, image optimization, video, hyperlinks, navigation, charting, and development of interactive environments within the PowerPoint platform. 3. Fundamental knowledge of Photoshop CS2, Illustrator CS2, and Quark Xpress 7, Acrobat, including image optimization, color space, image formats sizing and conversions, resolutions, alpha channels, color correction, layering, masking, vector graphic illustration and manipulation, prepress formatting and text layout & effects. 4. Fundamental knowledge of Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel. 5. Working knowledge and experience with current print and print production processes including the creation of digital artwork for press quality output. 6. Experience in video based motion graphics Web design and coding: Dreamweaver, HTML, Java, Flash, CSS, Actionscript is a plus. 7. Proficient on both MAC and PC platforms. ALSO- Be comfortable working in a fast-paced corporate sales environment, have superior customer service skills, organization skills and communication skills in verbal and written form.Job Description:The Presentation Designer I is a creative and organizational powerhouse to help bring the PDG department to the next level of design excellence. The position assists and maximizes the productivity of PDG Designers to produce print/video/web visual solutions for CNN U.S. and CNN Digital Sales & Marketing communications. The position helps PDG Designers to execute established creative direction and creates original designs when required. Most projects will be PowerPoint presentations but there will be the opportunity to work on a variety of other projects: multimedia presentations, event graphics, advertising, publicity/promotional materials, brochures, invitations, posters and packaging. The position uses a mix of superior creative skills, deep industry knowledge, wide awareness of current fashions in the visual arts, working knowledge of the latest computer packages and an understanding of material costs and time limits, all of which can impact design. In addition to completing creative projects, the position will be an organizational force by helping Designers to burn CDs/DVDs, scan images, photo search, photo archive, assist sales teams with design requests, organize design archives and supplies and ship materials to national offices. The position should be proactive about suggesting workflow improvements and be a positive source of creative inspiration for the department.Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers.Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are E-Verify users.
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