Digital Image Specialist (UNT)

  • Company: University of North Texas

Department Overview
As the chief communications organization for the University of North Texas, we collaborate with our internal and external partners to:

* Advance and protect UNT’s institutional identity and reputation
* Reinforce and grow UNT’s brand in graphics, images and words
* Increase UNT’s visibility in public and in the higher education marketplace
* Support UNT’s student recruitment, retention and graduation goals
* Strengthen UNT’s relevance and value to key audiences, including alumni, donors, faculty and staff

Job Description
The department of University Relations Communications and Marketing is seeking to hire a Digital Image Specialist to join their team. The primary role of this position is to shoot video, capture audio and edit work into short, entertaining and informative videos. Creativity, timeliness, technical proficiency and team collaboration are highly valued.

Minimum Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess an Associate’s Degree in related field and three years work experience in print, video, and/or electronic media production, or related field; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

The following knowledge, skills, and abilities are required:
* Strong knowledge of the principles, equipment, software, and practices of the field of media design and production
* Manual dexterity and physical ability to operate various items of media equipment
* Ability to conceptualize and develop original ideas for media production

Preferred Qualifications
The successful candidate for this position will have extensive technical and creative knowledge in video shooting, production and editing. Qualifications include: strong working knowledge of DSLR video production , pro-level video equipment and cameras (lights, slider, steadicam, Canon DSL etc.), proficiency in either Premier or Final Cut and After Effects, as well as a solid working knowledge of capturing and editing audio. In addition, candidate must be able to archive and manage a video resource library with accuracy. Candidate should also be comfortable capturing and editing still photography and multimedia projects. Applicant must be flexible, a self starter, comfortable with team collaboration and constructive criticism, have good people skills and be willing and qualified to take on a diverse range of videography projects with tight deadlines.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Please direct us to an on-line collection of your work samples.
A cover letter stating your areas of strength, experiences with video production and reasons for applying to this position is helpful.

For more information and to apply, visit: 

https://jobs.unt.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1380048542625

 

UNT is an AA/EOE/ADA.