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Multimedia Production Specialist
Fuqua School of Business
The Multimedia Production Specialist is a role that balances the creative and the technical. The ideal candidate is passionate about creating video content from start to finish, has the technical skills to create high quality work and is comfortable producing content in a team as well as individually. This position is responsible for contributing to the creation of advanced multimedia content for the Fuqua community of faculty, students, staff and guests.
Delivery of this service often requires an understanding of the dynamics of the various programs and operations within the Fuqua School of Business and Duke University. A strong foundation of good communication skills including the ability to assist users in a variety of circumstances is a must for success in this position.
Production – Develop and apply appropriate video production techniques for gathering footage for use by the Fuqua School of Business with both studio and field production. (camera operation, audio production, lighting, teleprompting, green screen, etc.). Develop and contribute processes for live events for the school across a number of technologies, including YouTube Live, Zoom Webinar, and StreamYard.
Post-Production – Develop and apply appropriate post-production techniques for processing footage and other resources to produce content for use by the Fuqua School of Business. (audio-video editing software, digital graphics software, etc.) This position will need to be proficient in Final Cut Pro, Motion, Compressor and frame.io for post-production work.
Distribution of Multimedia Content – Develop and apply best practices for live and post-production materials as needed by the Fuqua School of Business. (YouTube, WarpWire)
Coordination with other IT operations – Develop understanding of the various IT operations at Fuqua and Duke. Contribute and participate in the overall development and support of IT excellence at our school.
Perform the other related duties incidental to the work described herein. The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the individuals assigned to this classification.
This position is an Analyst, IT – level C
4-year college degree or the equivalent is required, related field is preferred.
Generally, requires 2 years' experience, preferably within an academic environment, or organization working on information technologies in education. Supervisory experience is valuable. Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills required.
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