Multimedia Specialist

Location
Rockville, Maryland
Salary
Salary Range (Non-Negotiable): $56,089 – $62,320
Posted
Jul 28, 2017
Closes
Sep 01, 2017
Hours
Full Time

Description

The purpose of this position is to assist the Multimedia Manager and creative team with the completion of multimedia (video, photography and animation/motion graphics) projects for ASHA. The Multimedia Specialist will serve as an in-house photographer, videographer, animator and photo/video/sound editor and organizer.  

Responsibilities

  • Produce and manage high quality photographs and video, coordinating with involved parties to secure locations, dates and staging, shoot photos/video, and edit/deliver/archive final products for a variety of needs, including: portraits, large and small groups, events, products, and promotional advertising.
  • Manages digital library using Digital Asset Management (DAM) best practices to organize, deliver, and make accessible ASHA's library of multimedia assets.
  • Collaborates with project owners, subject matter experts, marketing team, Creative Director, Art Director, and Multimedia Manager in the research, writing, storyboarding, and production of both internal and external-facing multimedia projects

Qualifications

Knowledge Typically Acquired Through

  • Bachelors degree in a multimedia related field
  • 3+ years of multimedia experience
  • Portfolio representing proficiency in creating multimedia work (photography, video, and animation/motion graphics)
  • Not required but pluses include: agency experience, advanced knowledge of PowerPoint

Scope and Depth of Technical Skills/Knowledge

  • Strong photography and video production and post-production skills
  • Cognizant of pre-production process
  • Proficient in digital editing and design software of Adobe Creative Suite (Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom)
  • Experienced in operating DSLR and video cameras
  • Familiarity with digital workflows, including the compression and delivery of projects across varying multimedia formats and channels (YouTube, Vimeo, streaming, etc)
  • Proficient in color correcting, grading, editing, titling, and captioning
  • Possess a basic understanding of lighting concepts
  • Must be comfortable working in a MAC-based environment

Scope and Depth of Non-Technical Skills/Knowledge

  • Have a solid understanding of design principles, including layout, typography, color, balance, composition, and current design trends
  • Work constructively in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment
  • Learn from, handle, and apply constructive feedback
  • Think conceptually to execute a vision as outlined by creative briefs and in adherence to branding guidelines
  • Be able to multitask and work within set deadlines and budgets
  • Detail oriented with excellent communication and organization
  • Proactive work ethic
  • Team player
  • Excellent verbal and written skills

Find out how to apply. Send a resume and cover letter to jobs@asha.org.

EOE/minorities, women, persons with disabilities, veterans with disabilities and Vietnam veterans are encouraged to apply.