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Job ID: 110982

Multimedia Specialist
Western New England University

Date Posted Aug. 15, 2018
Title Multimedia Specialist
University Western New England University
Department College of Pharmacy
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Springfield, MA
    United States
  • Professional Staff
  • Research/Technical/Laboratory
    Information Technology
    Health Services

Multimedia Specialist

The College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences seeks an energetic, experienced, and self-motivated individual to fill the position of Multimedia Specialist. This person functions in all aspects of lecture and presentation capture to include recording, editing, compressing, storage, distribution, and access to multimedia files. Responsible for operational support of classroom and lab multimedia recording equipment to include associated peripherals, software, control programs, and other equipment needed for content capture. This position will serve to maintain and update the College website pages in collaboration with University offices, assist in maintaining a current and vibrant social media presence, as well as generate multimedia content including photography, digital graphics, literature design and video to support and drive the vision and mission of the College. The position will work closely with the University’s Office of Information Technology (OIT), the College’s Instructional Designer, and the University’s Marketing Department on behalf of the staff and faculty of the College of Pharmacy. This person will serve as the specialist for all current multimedia appliances and is responsible for research and consultation for new equipment.

Minimum applicant requirements: Bachelor’s degree in appropriate field or substantial relative experience. Demonstrated experience in higher education working with faculty and staff; progressive experience in audio/video production and capture; demonstrated knowledge and experience in web content management systems and social media platforms; demonstrated progressive computer experience with learning management systems, web conferencing systems, lecture capture, and other web-based learning applications; excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with people of all levels of expertise; and ability to resolve problems effectively, efficiently, and independently.

Excellent fringe benefits including tuition remission for employee, spouse, and dependent children.

Western New England University is a private, independent, coeducational institution founded in 1919. Located on an attractive 215-acre suburban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts, Western New England University serves 3,800 students, including more than 2,600 full-time undergraduate students. Undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs are offered through Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, and Pharmacy, and School of Law.

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  • Western New England University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome candidates whose background may contribute to the further diversification of our community.

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