This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Multimedia Communications Specialist position for the College of Public Health and Human Sciences at Oregon State University (OSU).
The Multimedia Communications Specialist reports to the assistant director of marketing and communications in the College of Public Health and Human Sciences (CPHHS). They are responsible for enhancing and building the brand image of the college and university by telling compelling stories of students, faculty and alumni through video and graphics. This is done in support of the marketing, recruitment and digital strategy of the college, bringing the college to life for prospective students and in the promotion of programs and research. This position is responsible for identifying, researching, creating and editing content as part of the college's marketing and communications team. The college and the university as a whole are committed to maintaining and enhancing a collaborative and inclusive community that strives for equity and equal opportunity. The multimedia communications specialist will work to ensure content marketing assets are inclusive to all, including meeting accessibility standards as well as representing the diverse range of identities of students in an effort to promote and enhance diversity.
4+ Years of Graphic Design experience OR Associates Degree + 3 years of Graphic Design experience OR Bachelors Degree + 2 years of Graphic Design experience Degree may be in Graphic Design, Graphic Art, Fine Art, or closely related field.
Experience in multimedia storytelling, graphic design, photo editing, social media management, video production and creating and/or managing digital content assets (e.g. writing stories/articles, developing creative briefs, scripting and interviewing).
Experience working with social media in a professional capacity.
Demonstrated success and willingness to collaborate with multiple stakeholders.
Understanding of design and brand principles and ability to apply brand guidelines as related to the development of marketing materials.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and presentation skills.
Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
Excellent time management skills and ability to adhere to deadlines.
Active participation in team-based planning.
Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud Suite, including Premier Pro.
Demonstrated commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.
This position requires the ability to work outdoors in the elements, traverse uneven/rugged terrain, stand for long periods of time, and carrying equipment weighing up to 15 pounds is required.
This position requires the ability to travel off campus for interviews and/or to take photos or videos is required.
This position requires the ability to work flexible hours, which may include evenings and/or weekends.
Oregon State is a leading research university located in one of the safest, smartest, greenest small cities in the nation. Situated 90 miles south of Portland, and an hour from the Cascades or the Pacific Coast, Corvallis is the perfect home base for exploring Oregon?s natural wonders.Oregon State University has always been a place with a purpose ? making a positive difference in quality of life, natural resources and economic prosperity in Oregon and beyond. Through discovery, innovation and application, we are meeting challenges, solving problems and turning ideas into reality.Founded in 1868, Oregon State is the state?s Land Grant university and is one of only two universities in the U.S. to have Sea Grant, Space Grant and Sun Grant designations. Oregon State is also the only university in Oregon to hold both the Carnegie Foundation's top designation for research institutions and its prestigious Community Engagement classification.As Oregon?s leading public research university, with $261.7 million in external funding in the 2011 fiscal year, Oregon State?s impact reaches across the state and beyond. With 12 colleges, 15 Agricultural Experiment Stations, 35 county Extension offic...es, the Hatfield Marine Sciences Center in Newport and OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon State has a presence in every one of Oregon?s 36 counties, with a statewide economic footprint of $2.06 billion.Oregon State welcomes a diverse student body of over 26,000 students from across Oregon, all 50 states and more than 100 countries. They can choose from more than 200 undergraduate and more than 80 graduate degree programs, including over 30 degrees online offered through Oregon State Ecampus. Oregon State increasingly attracts high-achieving students, with nationally recognized programs in areas such as conservation biology, agricultural sciences, nuclear engineering, forestry, fisheries and wildlife management, community health, pharmacy and zoology.Oregon State also ranks high in sustainability, fourth among universities nationwide for using renewable energy and first in the Pac-12 Conference. And our students literally help power the university: 22 exercise machines at Oregon State University has always been a place with a purpose ? making a positive difference in quality of life, natural resources and economic prosperity in Oregon and beyond. Through discovery, innovation and application, we are meeting challenges, solving problems and turning ideas into reality. For more information visithttp://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm.The 400-acre main campus in Corvallis includes a Historic District, making Oregon State one of only a handful of U.S. university campuses listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The district includes such icons as Weatherford Hall, the Memorial Union and Benton Hall, the oldest building on the oldest building on campus.OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.