Digital Content Creator - OIT Continuous Improvement
The University of Texas at Arlington
Location: Arlington, Texas
Internal Number: 26510
As a digital content creator in the Office of Continuous Improvement, you will plan, produce and create digital content to be used across all our digital channels, increasing engagement with our audiences and stakeholders. Work will be performed for departments under the Office of the Chief Financial Officer, including Business Affairs, University Analytics, Information Security, Academic Resource Planning and the Office of Information Technology and for the Office of Talent, Culture and Engagement. You will work closely with the training and operational communication teams to develop content and digital strategies. The content will then be distributed through a mix of digital channels including learning management training courses, digital signage, operational communications, newsletters, job aids and websites. The successful candidate will have a deep understanding of how to use data to inform and optimize media creation, as well as experience managing and executing digital media campaigns. They will be a strategic thinker with excellent organizational skills and a keen eye for detail.
Strategize and produce digital video content across a variety of platforms including YouTube while also making content accessible.
Write, storyboard, shoot and edit short-form video content independently and as part of a team.
Manage all aspects of pre-production, production and post-production for digital video and multimedia projects
Strategize with internal teams and clients to understand objectives and develop creative treatments that achieve desired results, while respecting deadlines and budget constraints. Handle multiple projects simultaneously.
Select and schedule talent and locations for projects, while maintaining a high level of quality control throughout all stages of production.
Stay current on the latest trends in digital media.
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
Three (3) years of experience in a related field, or equivalent experience in a related field (digital content creation/video production).
Demonstrated proficiency in the use of current technologies, with professional oral and written communication skills.
Experience with industry standard tools and video snippet creation is a must.
Master's degree or equivalent experience.
Five (5) years of experience in video design, creation and production.
Experience will be a combination of both video and digital media content creation.
Experience with a industry standard tools and video snippet creation is a must.
Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: school name, degree type, and major.
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With annual research expenditures in excess of $100M, the University of Texas at Arlington is a Carnegie Research-1 “highest research activity” institution committed to life-enhancing discovery, innovative instruction, and caring community engagement. A leading institution in the heart of the thriving North Texas region, UTA nurtures minds within an environment that values excellence, ingenuity, and diversity. With a total global enrollment of over 59,000 in AY 2018-19, UTA is one of the largest institutions in the University of Texas System. Guided by its Strategic Plan Bold Solutions | Global Impact, UTA fosters interdisciplinary research and teaching to enable the sustainable megacity of the future within four broad themes: health and the human condition, sustainable urban communities, global environmental impact, and data-driven discovery. UTA was cited by U.S. News & World Report as having the second lowest average student debt among U.S. universities in 2018. U.S. News & World Report also ranks UTA fourth in the nation for undergraduate diversity. The University is a Hispanic-Serving Institution and is ranked as the top four-year college in Texas for veterans on Military Times’ 2018 Best for Vets list.