KQED is Northern California’s PBS and NPR public media affiliate. Our mission is to serve our Bay Area communities by providing award-winning news, arts and science content across television, radio and digital platforms. KQED also offers professional development and classroom resources for educators in local and national networks
The Senior Designer plays an essential role in developing and maintaining the KQED brand visual system, as well as graphic assets created to support KQED’s many programs and services. The ideal candidate will have a desire to grow the creative capacity of our KQED Creative team, while having stake in KQED’s mission in making a difference in the communities we serve.
The Senior Designer reports to the Creative Director, and is a member of the KQED Creative team. This is a union represented requisition.
Responsibilities and Duties
Qualifications and Skills
Portfolio and reel must demonstrate the following:
Let us tell you more about our benefits
Whether you’re single, married, have children, are in a domestic partnership or anything in between, we have you covered. Employees at KQED enjoy a family friendly workplace offering 20 days of paid time off, 11 paid holidays, paid parental leave, family medical leave benefits, comprehensive health/vision/dental and commuter benefits as well as a 403(b) with employer match. KQED encourages diversity, openness and offers training to support personal and professional development. In addition we are proud to offer Employee Resource Groups, wellness programs as well as free KQED membership.
The mission that drives us:
KQED is for everyone who wants to be more. Our television, radio, digital media, and educational services change lives for the better and help individuals and communities achieve their full potential.
KQED serves the people of Northern California with a community-supported alternative to commercial media. We provide citizens with the knowledge they need to make informed decisions; convene community dialogue; bring the arts to everyone and engage audiences to share their stories. We help students and teachers thrive in 21st century classrooms, and take people of all ages on journeys of exploration- exposing them to new people, places and ideas.
We celebrate diversity, embrace innovation, value lifelong learning and partner with those who share our passion for public services.