CUNY TV seeks a TV Graphics Design Assistant to work with the Head Graphics Designer. We are looking for an organized and detail-oriented assistant with solid design skills, with a primary focus on motion design. The job description is below.

TV Graphics Design Assistant – CUNY TV 

CUNY TV is New York City’s leading public educational channel, broadcasting 24/7 from the City University of New York. Since 1985, CUNY TV has been dedicated to extending CUNY’s academic mission, connecting and uplifting the diverse experiences of New Yorkers through meaningful stories and lifelong learning opportunities. Reaching 7.3 million households, CUNY TV offers a wide range of programming, including locally produced shows, documentaries, lectures, and artistic performances. Available on various channels across the five boroughs and the CUNY TV App, CUNY TV has garnered 41 New York Emmy® Awards and numerous other industry honors. 

Job Overview: Reporting to the Director of Operations, with a secondary reporting line to the Head Graphics Designer, for daily task allocation, the TV Graphics Design Assistant will undertake the following responsibilities.

Responsibilities and Duties: 

–       Collaborate in designing and implementing graphics design packages for in-house programming and marketing campaigns.

–       Assist with the production of design deliverables and ensure the quality of final products.

–       Prepare and operate on-air graphics and video roll-ins for live and live-to-tape studio and field productions.

–       Work closely with team leaders and program producers to develop new design concepts and ideas.


–       2+years of creative experience with a primary focus on motion design

–       Strong design skills and excellent attention to detail 

–       Proficient with Adobe After Effects, Adobe CC

–       3D animation skills (Cinema 4D, Blender, Maya) a plus

–       Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.

–       Strong verbal and communication skills

Location: CUNY TV studios. 365 5th Ave. New York, NY 10016 

In-Person/Remote: In-person

Hours/Days: 32./week. Monday – Friday

Hourly Rate of Pay: $31.83

Annualized Salary: $52,965.12

How to Apply 

Please submit a resume and cover letter with links to reel or sample work to Adam Finger at

Subject: TV Graphics Design Assistant – CUNY TV 

Closing Date 

Open Until filled.

Equal Employment Opportunity  

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Job Opportunity: TV Graphics Design Assistant
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