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Motion Graphics Designer

Department: WCIU Design
Location: Chicago, IL

Weigel Broadcasting Co.

Weigel Broadcasting Co. is a family-owned media company based in Chicago, Illinois. The company owns and operates national television networks, as well as local broadcast stations throughout the country. Weigel is the leader in the multicast television network space with "MeTV," Memorable Entertainment Television, the number-one rated and distributed multicast network, as well as the "Movies!" Network in cooperation with the Fox Television Stations, the "DECADES" Network, the "H&I" Network and the “Start TV” Network in association with the CBS Television Stations. Weigel's local stations include CBS, ABC, The CW, MyNet and Telemundo network affiliates. Weigel and its affiliate companies broadcast network and independent television stations in Los Angeles, Chicago, Seattle, St. Louis, Cedar City-St. George (Utah), Milwaukee, South Bend and Rockford.

Motion Graphics Designer

General Job Description:

Weigel Broadcasting Co. home to WCIU, The U is in search of an AM Motion Graphics Designer to join our growing Design Department.  The successful candidate will have a high-energy motion design reel demonstrating their knowledge of television production and post-production. Hands on knowledge and background in typography, layout, color and design. Looking for someone to be able to bring ideas to the table – who can create, develop and organize those ideas all while and managing the daily graphics needs of a fast-paced morning show. Works independently with rapidly changing deadlines and situation. Shift Schedule is 4:00am to 1:00pm.


Other duties, as assigned.


Bachelor’s Degree, technical degree and experience in the field of video production or related area.

Must be able to work independently as well as under immediate supervision, tight deadlines and rapidly changing work environment.

Experience with Adobe After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop and Premiere.

If interested please submit your resume, cover letter and online portfolio link.

Our Perks & Benefits:

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance package

Long Term Disability Insurance

HSA Plans

401k with Company Match

Vacation/PTO/Sick/Paid Holidays

Paid Qualified-FMLA Leave

Tax-free Transit

Discounted Parking Access

Gym Membership Discount

Convenient access to highways and public transportation

Open air office environment

One block from the aptly named Restaurant Row

Weigel Broadcasting Co. maintains an Equal Employment Opportunity Policy for all applicants and employees. We give fair consideration to all qualified persons and afford all our employees opportunities for advancement according to their individual abilities, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age or sex, or other protected categories. No opportunities for promotion, transfer or any other benefit of employment will be diminished through discriminatory practices. Employees or prospective employees have the right to notify an appropriate local, state or Federal agency if they believe they have been discriminated against.

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