1. Serve as producer for the creation of educational content.2. Collaborate with clients, including senior staff and faculty to develop strategies for integrating video and other multimedia formats into their lectures, teaching and other communications.3. Provide perspectives on devising solutions for the high-quality capture of media during field productions and in identifying and evaluating new methods for creating educational media components.4. Coordinate with other A/V and media groups on campus.5. Assist in managing the intake of a large amount of media files.6. Provide oversight of daily client service activities to ensure the proper level of service and staffing is maintained at all times. 7. Produces a variety of media with the ability to compress the final product in the latest web friendly formats including knowledge of encoding for live broadcast.8. Generate and maintain accurate documentation on all project related activities and equipment status.9. Provide guidance, assistance, creative direction and training to clients as needed.10. Serve as camera operator, lighting grip, floor manager or production assistant as necessary.
Preferred Education: 5 years of video production experience in higher ed, creative agency, or broadcast journalism, preferred. Advanced motion graphics composition with After Effects or Motion. Knowledge of video codecs and post-production best practices. Vector illustration skills and familiarity with related software, (ex. Illustrator). Conversant in digital trends and advances in storytelling technologies.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: 5 years of video production experience in higher ed, creative agency, or broadcast journalism, preferred. Advanced motion graphics composition with After Effects or Motion. Knowledge of video codecs and post-production best practices. Vector illustration skills and familiarity with related software, (ex. Illustrator). Conversant in digital trends and advances in storytelling technologies.
Required Skill/ability 5: Advanced photo editing skills with Photoshop or Lightroom. Skilled storyteller with the ability to make a complicated but not inherently visual story visually appealing for general audiences. Advanced time management skills and ability to juggle multiple projects at once. Predisposition to collaboration and receptiveness to constructive criticism.
Posting Position Title: Video Producer/Editor
Required Skill/ability 3: Creative lighting skills for both portrait photography and on-camera interviews.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Video Producer/Editor
Required Skill/ability 1: Video production experience in higher education, creative agency, or broadcast journalism. Comfort with deadlines.
Required Skill/ability 4: Advanced video editing skills with either Premiere Pro or Final Cut Pro. Podcast production and interest in the latest podcasting trends.
Required Skill/ability 2: Advanced knowledge and facility with digital cinema cameras. Advanced knowledge and facility with DSLR or mirrorless cameras.
Bachelor's Degree with 2 years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.