As part of the in-house media production team (Digital Media Group), the Creative Team Lead, Educational Media is responsible for determining the most effective and engaging approaches to and uses of digital media content for a diverse range of online courses and programs at the School of Professional Studies (SPS). This involves working in close partnership with the SPS online instructional design team and faculty, providing creative direction and digital media expertise, developing creative concepts and scripts that enhance learning objectives, and maintaining the high quality standards for media produced by the Digital Media Group.
This individual will also design, script, produce, and edit digital media assets, including but not limited to: videos, audio recordings, images, diagrams/visualizations, animations, simulations for use in, or to promote, online & blended learning programs.
This individual works in partnership with the SPS online leadership team and Manager of the Digital Media Group to develop and implement long and short-term strategic plans and workflows to ensure efficient production of digital media content.
Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Provides creative direction and digital media expertise in developing effective and engaging online courses and programs in close collaboration with SPS instructional design team, faculty, and program leadership (60% of this position)
Produces high quality, effective, and engaging media assets for courses and programs at the School of Professional Studies (30% of this position)
Works in partnership with SPS online leadership team and Manager of the Digital Media Group to develop and implement long and short-term strategic plans and workflows to ensure efficient production of digital media content (10% of this position)
Bachelor's degree or equivalent education and experience
3-5 years experience in videography, video/audio editing and delivery
3-5 years experience in digital media content production
Strong ability using:
Video editing software (e.g. Premiere Pro)
Motion graphics and animation software (e.g. After Effects)
Strong ability and proven experience in effective collaboration and communication with others at all levels of the production process (production team members, clients, vendors, administration)
Ability to â˜storyboardâ™ to plan out a project and to help others to visualize the end result
Ability to take complex subjects and explain them clearly to different audiences
Positive and professional attitude
3-5 years experience in graphic design
Strong experience and understanding of instructional design and online education best practices
Familiarity with different platforms and operating systems
Working knowledge of web development, tools, best practices
Highly organized with strong media asset management skills
Ability to troubleshoot technical issues efficiently
Interest in learning new skills
Interest in and ability to collaborate well with others
Strong time management skills
Excellent writing skills
Excellent customer service skills
The person in this position likes working collaboratively as part of a team, and possesses a thirst to learn about technology, digital media and student learning, and enjoys sharing what they learn with others. The person in this position needs to be capable of taking on projects autonomously. This individual will need to be flexible and ready to accept different job assignments depending on the group's highest priorities.
Please include a cover letter and resume with each position application. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit a web link to their web reel and/or samples of their work. Please either include a web link in the body of a cover letter or as an additional application attachment.
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Creative Team Lead, Educational Media
School of Professional Studies
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