Media Producer

Northampton, Hampshire County
Apr 15, 2014
Media Producer Educational Technology Services Smith College Smith College is accepting applications for a Media Producer. Reporting to the Assistant Director of Educational Technology Services, the Media Producer designs and develops the graphical interface of curricular and web-based projects. Produce media projects in conjunction with faculty and other staff. Create assets for video, graphical and animation projects. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Video/Studio Production: Create engaging and innovative media focused on research, teaching, and outreach. Research, design and produce graphics and animations for studio productions. Graphic/Animation Production: Develop animations, graphics, and graphical interfaces for curricular and web-based projects such as Moodle and WordPress. Create digital media assets in support of video projects. Consult with faculty, staff, students and other members of the Center for Media Production team, to plan and produce media. Instruction/Presentation: Work with faculty to provide appropriate instruction and support for student media projects. Present group demonstrations for faculty, staff, students, and visitors. Demonstrate projects at educational and multimedia events. Participate in cross-team projects and perform other duties as required. Maintain professional skills by attending conferences, workshops, trade shows and by maintaining media production certifications. Present media projects at local and regional events. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in educational or media related field, plus at least three years relevant experience and/or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must be able to share a portfolio of work demonstrating expertise and visual acuity with graphics and video. Experience developing media for online courses desirable. Experience creating graphics for use with green screen desirable. Skills: Excellent oral, written, presentation, interpersonal, and customer service skills. Strong knowledge of animation, graphics and video production tools. Expertise with Final Cut Pro, iMovie, iDVD or other similar software. Review of applications will begin immediately. To be considered for this position, apply online at Smith College is an equal opportunity employer encouraging excellence through diversity.