Facing History and Ourselves

16 Hurd Road
Brookline, MA 02445

Date Posted:
January 08, 2019

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Production/Design

Type:
Full-Time

Multimedia Producer for Communications and Marketing

Description:

The Multimedia Producer for Communications and Marketing reports to the Director of Communications and is a member of the Communications and Public Engagement team. Under the supervision of the Director of Communications, this role is responsible for the execution of marketing materials that articulate Facing History’s mission, elevate the brand’s identity, and broadens awareness of the organization for distribution on the web, social media, and special events.Experience with various mediums, including digital video, audio, photography, and motion graphics is required.The ability to synthesize Facing History’s pedagogy for a variety of audiences, including educators, students, donors, and general audiences is critical. The person in this position will also be expected to make recommendations about best practices in multimedia digital production, implement cost-effective production approaches, and keep up to date on creative trends and techniques in digital production.This position is a great opportunity for someone who excels in visually innovative content marketing, has an appreciation for the importance of history and is passionate about empowering young people to change the world for the better.


Please be prepared to submit the following:


  • At least three writing samples (one of these samples must be a script for a completed video or audio production).
  • A link to at least three completed multimedia projects.
Qualifications:
  • At least 5 years of experience in multimedia production
  • Experience producing content for mobile devices
  • Ability to create workflows for multimedia production and post production
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to create compelling, impactful short form video
  • Strong proficiency with professional and prosumer video and audio equipment
  • Advanced proficiency with Final Cut Pro, Adobe Creative Cloud, Adobe Premiere and Adobe After Effects is a must
  • Strong project management skills. Extremely organized and capable of handling multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work independently and with colleagues across several departments in the organization (including Program Content,
  • Development, Research and Evaluation)
  • Ability to work fast, within tight turnaround deadlines
  • Interest in and ability to articulate the mission of Facing History and Ourselves
How To Apply:
Please apply online using the following link: https://facinghistory.clearcompany.com/careers/jobs/351df575-7c66-df99-1c4e-58580103a777/apply?source=594912-CS-26318
Apply by:
February 28, 2019
About this Organization:
Facing History is a leader in history and civic education. Our published and online resources, professional development and support for educators, and community events provide opportunities for people of all ages to understand how human behavior and individual choice play a critical role in shaping society. We offer content and teaching strategies that promote student engagement, critical thinking, and deeper understanding of the lessons of history. Each year, we reach an estimated 1.9 million young people, and our website attracts more than 700,000 visits from 215 countries. More than 30 years of research has documented our positive impact on teachers and students.