Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,377 full-time undergraduates and 4,420 graduate and professional students. Ranked 37 among national universities, Boston College has 878 full-time and 1,201 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $1 billion, and an endowment in excess of $2.2 billion.
The Associate Director of Instructional Media manages all forms of media production as part of the Center for Digital Learning at Boston College. Primary responsibilities include managing and participating in all phases of producing high quality media, including audio and video, photography, animation, graphic design, and web design. The qualified applicant will demonstrate substantial skill in several of these digital media disciplines. Candidates should also have extensive knowledge of media production software and technologies, as well as strong project management and personnel management skills.
The Associate Director of Instructional Media also works directly with faculty members to design innovative instructional tools and techniques, manages projects, supports other team members on faculty projects, and manages production requirements on a demanding timeline that respects the academic calendar.
Requires a bachelor's degree (Master's preferred).
Candidate must have 4-5 years of experience in the field, excellent written and oral communication skills, the ability to manage projects and other team members, and the ability to work both independently and as a part of a team. Staying current with new and emerging technologies in digital media fields essential. Knowledge and experience with accessibility standards is mandatory. Experience in higher education highly desired, as is relevant management experience. Must have deep experience with commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures in digital media production. The ideal candidate will have:
Familiarity with both PC and Mac platforms
Demonstrated experience in graphic design and digital photography
Excellent videography and video editing skills
Experience producing animations
Strong Adobe Creative Suite skills, including Adobe Premiere Pro
Familiarity with learning management systems
Working knowledge of HTML and CSS
Boston College offers a broad and competitive range of benefits depending on your job classification eligibility:
Tuition remission for Employees
Tuition remission for Spouses and Children who meet eligibility requirements
Generous Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
Low-Cost Life Insurance
Eligibility for both University-Funded 401k and Employer-Sponsored 403b Retirement Plans
Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.
Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at https://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity .
Boston College is one of the nation's best and most selective universities, with U.S. News & World Report ranking Boston College 31st among national universities, and Forbes ranking it 26th in its 2012 America's Best Colleges listing. Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research having earned nearly $60 million in research grants in the last year alone. The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation.