Students interested in this position must have a portfolio available to review either before or during an interview.
INDIANA MEMORIAL UNION (BA-IMAU-IUBLA)
The Indiana Memorial Union (IMU) is located at the heart of the Indiana University Bloomington (IUB) campus. Whether as a home away from home for the IU community, or a gateway for visitors, the IMU welcomes all. Each year thousands of students, conference attendees, wedding guests, visiting relatives, faculty, and more enjoy the amenities the IMU has to offer.
A job with Student Affairs Marketing provides students the opportunity to work in an agency-like atmosphere where creative problem-solving and collaboration with colleagues lead to the development of effective strategies to build awareness, engagement, and action from target audiences. All Student Affairs Marketing staff will contribute to the creation, implementation, and assessment of various marketing and communications initiatives.
Real marketing challenges deserve real marketing solutions. That's where you come in.
The Multimedia Photographer reports to the Digital Media Specialist and works closely with various members of the marketing team and professional staff/clients from around the Division of Student Affairs. Members of Student Affairs Marketing participate in various meetings, workshops, critiques, and brainstorming sessions as necessary.
The Multimedia Photographer is someone with a creative eye and a flexible schedule who is willing to work some evenings and weekends. They will cover everything from major university events, department functions, marketing campaign shoots, as well as take portraits of staff and students.
Photographs and/or records events and programs for documentation purposes
Photographs and/or records people, places, and scenes for advertising campaigns
Photographs and/or records headshots, campus, and other scenes as necessary, enhancing our collection of photographs and b-roll video footage
Edits video footage in Adobe Premiere
Edits and shares photo collections with clients and the team in a timely manner
Storyboards, edits, and creatively enhances videos into professional commercials, presentations, or other formats - through the collaboration with the team and clients
Maintains structure of photo libraries to optimize search capabilities
Collaborates with video brainstorms with staff and clients if needed
Note: The student in this role may be asked to continue working into the 2021-22 academic year.
Current Indiana University student.
A solid understanding of DSLR cameras, lighting, and gathering audio. Experience editing videos with Adobe Premiere and creating interactive graphics with Adobe After Effects. Experience editing photos with Adobe Photoshop, Camera Raw, and Photo Mechanic. Ability to work a flexible schedule to cover some evening and weekend events as well as maintaining some office hours. Fine attention to detail. Professionalism, dependability, and respect for others. Exceptional decision-making skills and autonomy. Exceptional written and communication skills. Performs well in a team-oriented, collaborative atmosphere. Strong sense of curiosity and creativity. Motivated individual: strives for ongoing improvement and passionate about learning. Ability to receive constructive criticism in order to improve skillset.
Desire to improve constantly and learn more about photography. Lengthy experience photographing events in all shooting environments. Experience with video, video editing and digital image editing. Being comfortable directing others, including full time staff and management. Understanding of effective marketing tactics.
Working Conditions / Demands
Ability to work in a typical office environment as well as go to various locations around the IMU and IUB campus for shoots.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be differences in the working conditions as advertised in our standard job postings (e.g., the ability to travel from one campus to another, etc.). If you are invited for an interview, please discuss your questions or concerns regarding the working conditions at that time.
This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.
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