PRODUCER, EDITOR, EXT Marketing & Communications, BU Productions Tracking Code4034 Job Description
The Producer/Editor, reporting to the Executive Producer, is responsible for producing creative, high-quality video content to inform and inspire viewers and highlight the accomplishments of the University to the Boston University community and beyond.
The Producer/Editor must possess the ability to direct a video program from the concept and design phase through final production. This position requires a motivated, energetic, creative individual who will seek to push the envelope in terms of envisioning and creating innovative, high-quality video programs to reach an audience that ranges from current and prospective college, students, professors, staff, alumni, parents, and the general public. The Producer/Editor is responsible for producing, shooting, and editing video programs that will be distributed through various University communication channels including the daily news website BU Today, the University's BU.edu homepage, and the University's social media channels including Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter.
This position requires a Bachelor's degree or equivalent with 3 to 5 years of experience in web video production, with proficiency on the Avid editing platform and Canon cinema-style cameras. To produce modern, relevant programming on the University's editorial and social channels, the position requires a continually up-to-date understanding of the social media landscape, and the ability to create a range of video content: documentary-style profiles, social videos, explainers, and research-based pieces.
May require work outside normal business hours. Occasional travel, as needed.
This position is eligible for Boston University's generous benefits package including health, dental, life insurance, tuition remission, paid time off, and so much more!
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular