Media Assistant

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job TitleMedia AssistantRequisition NumberDU05827Department Name8E000:College of Arts & SciencesWork LocationLexington, KYSalary Range$11.00/hourType of PositionStudentPosition Time Status Part-TimeRequired Education

Preferred candidate would be majoring/minoring in at least one of the following areas:
Communication, marketing, video production, photography, media arts, or related field.

Required Related Experience

An understanding of work flow for video production and photography. Students with a background or major in visual art, design, film, communication, or related fields are preferred. Experience with Adobe Premiere Pro, video interview setup and lighting will be required.

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Sitting for long periods of time. Occasionally lifting objects up to 25 lbs.


20 hours per week. Flexible shifts between 9 am – 5 pm

Job Summary

The College of Arts & Sciences HIVE is looking for a creative and technically skilled individual to assist
with multimedia production including photo and video. The selected candidate will work directly with the A&S Digital Media Production Manager to create engaging, relevant content for all the A&S digital media. Job duties may include shooting and producing videos, as well as shooting and editing portrait, event and social media photography.

PLEASE NOTE: For “Specific Request 1” in documentation requirements, please upload a Media Portfolio/Reel as an example of your previous work.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Videography Skills – Video/Photo Editing Skills – Photography Skills

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/ExperienceDeadline to Apply11/30/2019University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
    1. Resume
    2. Cover Letter
    3. Specific Request 1
    Optional Documents




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      Posted: 10/20/2019
      Application Due: 12/6/2019
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