Multimedia Producer

Washington, D.C.
Jul 15, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Job Description Summary:

The Department of Marketing and Creative Services at the George Washington University is seeking a Multimedia Producer to shoot, edit and produce content for all areas of the university. This position requires knowledge of various forms of media including but not limited to, cinematography, commercial/studio/field production, lighting schemes, video and audio editing, and graphic animation. An ideal candidate will be well versed in video editing and all aspects of video production as well as digital storytelling.

Reporting to the Associate Director of Digital Marketing Strategy, and collaborating with the Multimedia Producer, this position will help in the creation and implementation of multimedia deliverables across GW digital properties, including web, mobile, and social media, ensuring best practices are followed. This position has the opportunity to develop multimedia strategies under the direction of the Associate Director of Digital Marketing Strategy and in collaboration with a team of creative professionals.

Ideal candidate is comfortable multitasking and working on shorter projects with tight deadlines as well as long-term video campaigns. Multimedia Producer is expected to stay current on emerging and new digital trends, the latest in video equipment, and best practices in video production.

Performs other related duties as assigned. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning duties that are logically related to the position.

Minimum Qualifications:

Qualified candidates will hold a Bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization plus 2 years of relevant professional experience, or, a Master's degree or higher in a relevant area of study. Degree must be conferred by the start date of the position. Degree requirements may be substituted with an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Additional Required Licenses/Certifications/Posting Specific Minimum Qualifications: Preferred Qualifications:

Proficient in Adobe Premiere
Experience in AE motion graphics
Experience with the Canon C300 and the Canon C100
Experience using Jibs and Dollies
Experience in digital storytelling
Strong communication skills
Enjoys working in a collaborative environment
Knowledge of developing video content for social media platforms


Campus Location: Foggy Bottom College/School/Department: External Relations Family Comm, Mktg & Media Sub-Family Multimedia Production Stream Individual Contributor Level Level 2 Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Hours Per Week: 40+ Work Schedule: Monday- Friday -9am- 6pm- some weekends Position Designation: Essential: Employees who perform functions that have been deemed essential to maintaining business or academic operations. Employees are generally expected to work from home during an event and may be asked to physically report to work. Telework: No Required Background Check: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search Special Instructions to Applicants:

Candidates who do not submit a portfolio or reel of their work will not be considered.

Internal Applicants Only? No Posting Number: S006487 Job Open Date: 07/14/2017 Job Close Date: If temporary, grant funded or limited term appointment, position funded until: Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire. EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Do you have 2 years of experience in cinematography and video editing?
    (Open Ended Question)
  2. * Please describe your level of experience and comfort in using Adobe Premiere and Adobe After Effects?
    (Open Ended Question)
  3. * What is a project you worked on that you are proud of? Please include video link.
    (Open Ended Question)
  4. * What is your desired salary range?
    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Documents Refer to Special Instructions to Applicants
Optional Documents

Documents needed to Apply
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Documents Refer to Special Instructions to Applicants
Optional Documents