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Videographer/Multimedia Producer

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Please include a work sample as the "other doc" option in addition to your resume and cover letter. Also, please provide a working link to an online portfolio as the "other 2" document option.

Position Information

Position Information

Present Position Number 00942W
Role Code Title Media Specialist III
Position Title Videographer/Multimedia Producer
Position Summary

This position provides a full range of media production, post-production, and delivery services to University Advancement to meet major goals. Priority is given to high-level video projects that communicate the university’s vision, priorities and achievements.

This position reports directly to the Director of Video & Multimedia Production. Internal relationships include all units within the University Advancement structure and units functioning within Strategic Initiatives, specifically the offices of Creative Services and University Relations.

Required Qualifications

EDUCATION:
Bachelor’s degree in a related field or the equivalent combination of education, training and experience

COMPETENCIES:

  • Exceptional knowledge of videography principles and the creative process.
  • Knowledge of project management methodology and concepts including work on cross-functional teams.
  • Knowledge of various Web tools and communication protocols including social media and online communities.
  • Knowledge of trends in video production and web multimedia.
  • Experience shooting video; competence in visual composition and solid operating skills with a variety of audio and video equipment.
  • Excellent organizational, consulting, interpersonal, and communication skills, with evidence of on-going professional development and commitment to excellence in a team-oriented environment.
  • Exceptional customer service skills, effective presentation skills and superb analytical, problem-solving and collaboration skills.
  • Artistic and strong story-telling skills.
  • The ability to video a variety of subjects, scenes and events to support various communication mediums; demonstrated skills in field recording, audio and video editing.
  • Ability to offer creative perspectives on videography planned for news stories, publications and websites.
  • Strong computer skills: Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (specifically Premiere Pro, Photoshop, After Effects, Audition) and digital asset management tools.
  • Strong ability to work within a team environment and collaborate with clients, vendors and management.
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities and meet deadlines in a fast-paced and diverse work environment.

EXPERIENCE:

  • Progressive professional experience in videography or related field as well as a portfolio that demonstrates very strong creative proficiency.
  • Previous experience serving as a team project manager.
  • Experience with project development from inception to completion required; ability to lead project teams using an understanding of project scope, feasibility, budget, timelines, milestones and dependencies.
  • Previous experience in storyboarding, videography, audio production and post-production, producing, directing, computer graphics and computer video-editing for the production of high-quality video projects.
  • Experience using current broadcast-quality video production equipment including cameras, video recorders, editors, lighting instruments and sound recording equipment.
  • Experience in computer-based media technologies and multimedia/graphics software.
Preferred Qualifications

COMPETENCIES:

  • Script writing
  • Livestreaming

EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience working in a college or university setting highly preferred.
  • Experience in scriptwriting, live streaming with demonstrated ability to navigate the unique challenges it presents.
Advertised Pay Range Commensurate with experience
Department VP University Advancement Office - 610000
Location William & Mary
University Salary Range

U09
Job Open Date 08/14/2017
Review Begin Date 08/25/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Employment Category Operational FT
Position Term 12-Month
Special Application Instructions

Please include a work sample as the “other doc” option in addition to your resume and cover letter. Also, please provide a working link to an online portfolio as the “other 2” document option.

Conditions of Employment:
  • This is a non-exempt position, eligible to receive overtime in accordance with the Fair Labor Standards Act. There is an occasional need for over time work outside of typical business hours.
  • Some projects and publications are tied to the academic calendar and campus events and require work on evenings and weekends.
EEO Statement

The College of William & Mary values diversity and invites applications from underrepresented groups who will enrich the research, teaching and service missions of the university. The College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applications from women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Background Check Statement

The College of William & Mary is committed to providing a safe campus community. W&M conducts background investigations for applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include reference checks, a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial (credit) report or driving history check.

Supplemental Question

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Supplemental Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Doc
Optional Documents
  1. Other 2
  2. Other 3