Buena Vista University Videographer/Social Media Specialist in Storm Lake, Iowa

Buena Vista University has an opening for a Videographer/Social Media Specialist. This position reports to the Director of UMC and works as a member of a fast-paced communications team to enhance the BVU brand by building strong online communities through video and various social media platforms. This position will provide the University with consistent, high quality video and photography to promote initiatives related to enrollment and fundraising. The position serves as a primary outlet for capturing the campus community’s culture, academic and active life and presenting it in a creative way for a large audience. Responsibilities also include planning and analyzing BVU’s social media strategy, upholding social media policy across the institution and reporting. Bachelor’s Degree in marketing, digital media, journalism or related field, craftsmanship in video storytelling, proficiency in shooting video with DSLR or other camera as well as lighting and audio techniques, knowledge of wide range of social media outlets and strong written and verbal communication skills required. Advanced proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite software including but not limited to Adobe Premiere and After Effects as well as other digital media storytelling programs. Strong organizational and collaborative skills preferred. Two plus years in the profession of videography, photography and social media preferred. A background check will be conducted on the final candidate.