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The Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan is looking for a Digital Media Designer who can work with our diverse team to bring to life strategies, stories, and ideas. You will oversee developing a variety of digital media ranging from podcasts to virtual reality. You will report to and work with the Production Manager, Office of Digital Education to create and incubate a collection of exciting, and groundbreaking digital offerings.
What You'll Do
Digital Media Delivery
Be a creative lead for digital media production (podcasts/videocasts)
Create, record, and edit digital media for online transmission
Source all relevant resources, including equipment, content, and guests
Conceptualize and create media of different styles that support all disciplines at Ross
Work with the video production team on the creation and production of video assets
Film and direct on-site and in-studio video content for curricular and co-curricular use
Work with Ross faculty to brainstorm on digital asset creations and identify opportunities to incorporate multimedia and video components
Review literature on an ongoing basis to remain current with new practices and tools and apply insights to related research (e.g., contribute to publication of findings, help prepare written documents, including procedures, presentations, and proposals)
Film, organize, and direct in-studio synchronous digital teaching sessions
Contribute to content quality, control, evaluation, and oversight
Bachelor's degree and three or more years of related experience
Experience in sound and video editing
Experience empathizing with a variety of diverse audiences
Experience of higher education environment
Progressive experience in project management and people management including successful launch and implementation of new projects
Storyboard ideas for approval
Experience with Adobe Cloud and Apple software to create motion graphics
Experience across a variety of media including a fluency in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop; additional skills in Sketch, After Effects, and digital prototyping tools
Experience with file formats and codecs used in video production
Ongoing commitment to improving skills, acquiring new technical knowledge, and staying current with creative design trends
It would also be great if you had
Master's degree in a related field
Expertise in new program development in the higher education environment
International radio and television production experience
Physical Demands/Work Environment
Requires travel to multiple site locations to conduct work and provide materials
You present information at events
You occasionally move through the facility to attend meetings/events and access files or information
Will require work during early mornings, nights, or weekends
Benefits at the University of Michigan
In addition to a career filled with purpose and opportunity, The University of Michigan offers a comprehensive benefits package to help you stay well, protect yourself and your family, and plan for a secure future. Benefits include:
Generous time off, a retirement plan that provides two-for-one matching contributions with immediate vesting, many choices for comprehensive health insurance
Long-term disability coverage
Flexible spending accounts for healthcare and dependent care expenses
Michigan Ross values a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion. We are committed to the development of diverse and culturally intelligent staff who thrive and contribute to a positive and inclusive environment.
The statements included in this description are intended to reflect the general nature and level of work assigned to this classification and should not be interpreted as all-inclusive.
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven days. The job may be removed from posting boards and filled any time after the minimum posting period has ended.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Internal Number: 192493
About University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
A great university is made so by its faculty and staff, and Michigan is recognized as one of the best universities to work for in the country. The Michigan culture is known for engaging faculty and staff in all facets of the university to create a workplace that is vibrant and stimulating.For two consecutive years, the Chronicle of Higher Education has placed U-M in its "Great Colleges to Work For" survey. In particular, the university earns high marks for strong relations between faculty and administrators, a collaborative system of governance, strong pay and benefits, and a healthy work/life balance.