Multimedia Specialist

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LogoPosting NumberSTA00931PO19Classification TitleMedia Resources Specialist IIInternal TitleMultimedia SpecialistCampusColumbiaWork CountyRichlandCollege/DivisionDarla Moore School of BusinessDepartmentDMSB Marketing & CommunicationsBand 4Advertised Minimum Salary $31,865Advertised Salary Range$31,865Location of VacancyPart/Full TimeFull TimeHours per Week37.5Work Schedule

Standard working schedule: 8:30am – 5:00pm

Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.

Type of Staff PositionFull-time Equivalent (FTE)Basis 12 monthsJob Search CategoryOther About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Benefits for FTE, Research Grant or Time-Limited Positions Are Indicated Below

The University of South Carolina (UofSC), through the State of SC and Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA), offers employees a valuable benefits package, including health and life insurance, generous paid leave and retirement programs. To learn more about UofSC benefits, access the About Benefits section on the Applicant Portal at Grant or Time-limited positions may be eligible for all, some, or no benefits, based on the grant or project funding.

Benefit Eligibility TypeFull-Time Equivalent (FTE)South Carolina RetirementYesState Insurance ProgramsYesAnnual LeaveYesSick LeaveYes Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

The Multimedia Specialist at the Darla Moore School of Business works directly under the supervision of the Director of Marketing and Communications to create promotional videos and multimedia content to be used in Moore School marketing initiatives. This includes writing scripts and interview questions, scheduling and conducting interviews, filming and editing video and maintaining the Moore School YouTube channel. This position is also responsible for providing high-impact marketing photos to be used in print and electronic publications and maintaining the Moore School digital photo archives.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)

Bachelor’s degree in a related field and 3 years related experience, or high school diploma and 7 years related experience

Preferred Qualifications

• Working knowledge of graphic design
standards and software.
• Experience with studio photography and
• Experience creating video content for social
media platforms.
• Experience in higher education.


• Excellent working knowledge of video
production and editing.
• Excellent working knowledge of HD video
cameras and hardware, lighting equipment
and video editing software such as Final
Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere and AfterEffects.
• Excellent working knowledge of Adobe
Creative Suite.
• Good working knowledge of digital
photography, including photo editing
through Adobe Photoshop.
• Detail-oriented with strong Internet usage
skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office.
• Strong written, oral and organizational
skills with the ability to multitask, prioritize
and successfully meet guidelines.
• Ability to work independently and as part
of a collaborative team.

Position Attributes

Hazardous weather categoryNon-EssentialSafety Sensitive or Security SensitiveNo Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies1Desired Start Date11/01/2019If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end dateJob Open Date10/15/2019Job Close Date11/28/2019Open Until FilledNoSpecial Instructions to Applicant

Please provide a link to your electronic portfolio (or upload samples).

Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.

We are only accepting applications submitted by November 28, 2019.

Quicklink for Posting Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, protected veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have at least a Bachelor’s degree in a related field and 3 years related experience, or high school diploma and 7 years related experience?
    • Yes
    • No
Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. List of References and Contact Information
  4. Media File
Optional Documents




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    Posted: 10/18/2019
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