Digital Content Producer (Full Time)

Norwich Free Academy
Norwich, CT Full-time
Posted on January 5, 2020

Norwich Free Academy

Now accepting applications for the following position Digital Content Producer (Full Time)

Norwich Free Academy seeks an experienced photographer and video producer to join its dynamic Communications Department. The digital content producer, which is a new position, will be able to work in a fast-paced environment and create compelling photo and video content for the Academy. The ideal candidate will have a strong portfolio demonstrating this ability.  

Responsibilities:

  • Produce photo and video content for internal and external marketing and social media use
  • Work with the communications team to outline a yearly production calendar
  • Create short social media videos on topics from arts to athletics
  • In most cases, working independently and handling all aspects of production
  • Organize a media library for content storage, identification and repurpose
  • Still photography of students, faculty, staff and events
  • Post production of all video and photo shoots
  • Recommend related equipment as needed for projects
  • Be ready to shoot at a moment’s notice based on events and activities
  • Upload content to social media sites using Hootsuite
  • Edit photos using Photoshop as needed
  • Communicate and plan clearly before each shoot
  • Find ‘talent’ as needed by communicating with faculty and staff

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of four years of video production for social media and marketing purposes
  • Minimum of four years of general photography
  • Minimum of four years of photo and video editing
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, including Photoshop and Premiere Pro and use of best practices in photography, videography, audio and lighting
  • Excellent writing and grammar skills
  • BS in Marketing, English, Journalism or related field
  • Background in news media a plus, but not essential
  • Self-motivated, ability to multi-task and open to suggestions in a creative environment
  • Strong visual eye and storytelling ability

EOE Providing Opportunity at Norwich Free Academy