Graduate Assistant, Marketing and Communications, Videography
PAF/Position DetailsPosition TitleGraduate Assistant, Marketing and Communications, VideographyPosition StatusStaff Graduate AssistantJob Description Summary
The Graduate Assistant in the Office of Marketing and Communications is responsible for creating video content for social, marketing and recruiting purposes. This includes material from student and faculty testimonials to social media videos that can be used for departmental web pages and news releases. The individual contributes to the Office of Marketing and Communications in providing an integrated marketing communications program, designed to generate interest and support among targeted audiences for the programs and initiatives of Lewis University.
*Please note, the graduate assistant tuition benefit does not apply to the MS, Occupational Therapy or Speech Language Pathology programs.Responsibilities
Responsible to model the University Mission through dedicated job performance, service excellence to constituencies, respectful collaboration and active support of the University’s Mission and Catholic and Lasallian higher education.
-Write and edit scripts as needed for video.
-Coordinate with students, faculty and staff to implement a videotaping schedule, including filming, editing and uploading video to appropriate social media sites.
-Interview faculty, staff, students and others on camera.
-Manage Media, including archiving project media and organizing raw media.
-Assist in managing video library.
A bachelor’s degree is required, as well as concurrent enrollment and satisfactory progress in a graduate program at Lewis University. Preferable degrees would include English or a communications field such as TV/Radio broadcasting, Public Relations, Multimedia Production, or a related field in Marketing. The individual must have working knowledge of Adobe Premiere or other video editing software, Microsoft Office and the technical capability to learn new programs.
The individual in this position must have strong communication skills, including the ability to write and edit. This person should be creative, outgoing, adaptable, and comfortable working with and communicating with faculty, staff and students. They must have the ability to work independently and as part of a team.
This individual works closely with the Director of Media Relations, the Videographer and the Executive Director of Marketing and Communications. The person in this position must be self-motivated and take the initiative to complete tasks in an efficient and timely manner.Preferred QualificationsEssential DutiesWork hours
Minimum of 20 hours per week; year roundPosting NumberS00531Posting Date 07/17/2019Closing DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions Summary
*Please note, the graduate assistant tuition benefit does not apply to the MS, Occupational Therapy or Speech Language Pathology programs.Supplemental Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Do you have a bachelor's degree?
- * Do you have working knowledge of Adobe Premiere or other video editing software?
- * Are you enrolled in one of Lewis University's graduate programs?
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