Graphic And Image Artist (KOIN-TV)

Category: Digital Media
Position/Title: Graphic And Image Artist
Details: Graphics and Image Artist

KOIN 6 a Nexstar Media Group Inc. Television Station in Portland, Oregon is seeking a creative graphic designer to create and craft unique images, graphics, and video content for and our social platforms.  

Vacancy Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 4/19/2019
Closing Date: 6/30/2019
City: Portland - 97201
State: Oregon
Experience: Position Summary:

We’re looking for someone who can tell a story through images.  The ideal candidate will be an outside-the-box thinker and self-starter who keeps up-to-date on the latest digital and social trends. 

We’re looking for someone who can see an opportunity to transform a good social media post into an exceptional one that drives traffic back to our website.  The ideal candidate would read a story and propose graphics to increase the quality and depth of the online presentation. 

In addition to a great eye, candidates should possess strong writing and proofing skills. 

The ideal candidate would be a multi-tasker who welcome the opportunity to drop everything to create content that supplements and promotes breaking news coverage.


Requirements & Skills: 

Requirement experience includes extensive experience creating graphics and video.  Experience in a newsroom environment is a plus.  Candidates should have a deep footprint on social media and experience with Adobe Photoshop and video editing tools. 

Candidates should have examples of their work including custom graphics and videos showcasing text-over-image social storytelling techniques.

The ideal candidate will share best practices and mentor others to increase the amount of digital content produced at the station. 

Education/Experience:  College Degree and 2+ year experience.

Note:  This job description contains the basic requirement for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities: other duties may be assigned

If you are results-oriented and a well-organized self-starter, we want you to be part of our team.

To apply: Please visit the Work for Us page at or at the Nexstar Website at:

ABOUT US: Broadcasting since 1953, KOIN 6 News is Portland's CBS affiliate, providing local news, network and syndicated entertainment to viewers in Oregon and SW Washington. KOIN 6 News is Watching Out for You with 33 hours of local news broadcasts each week, featuring award-winning, in-depth investigations, news, weather and traffic.

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