Posted: Jan 30, 2019
The University of Mississippi is seeking a producer/director who can help guide our video strategy and capture the Ole Miss experience. The producer/director is responsible for creating video content that conveys the value and importance of the university's work to various stakeholders. Through creative video storytelling, we hope to inspire the investment of time, resources, ideas, advocacy, influence, and more from all University of Mississippi audiences. We're seeking a candidate who will produce high-quality video projects within designated deadlines and budgets spanning multiple platforms. The preferred candidate will oversee the creation of documentary projects, the scheduling of productions, maintenance and inventory of video-related equipment, and manage a video production staff and interns. In addition, the producer/director will work closely with Marketing & Brand Strategy leadership and stay abreast of video industry trends.
Bachelor's degree in Communication, Broadcasting, or a related field from an accredited four-year college or university and two (2) years of experience related to the above described duties. Requires a comprehensive knowledge of current video software recognized as industry standards such as all Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, etc. Knowledge of lighting techniques and audio techniques as well as positioning are required as is a strong working knowledge of video equipment. The candidate should have excellent time management skills as well as the ability to manage multiple projects with constant deadlines. A professional portfolio that represents a knowledge and expertise of high-quality video production work is required.
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