The University of Mississippi Producer/Director 11719286-051217 in Oxford, Mississippi

This position is for a Producer/Director with a public university location in Oxford, MS.Job DescriptionThis position utilizes creativity to produce and direct various media products. The incumbent schedules production, directs production staff, produces high quality projects within designated deadlines and budgets, and takes an active role in academic curriculum through video production training for students both in the classroom and in the field.Job ResponsibilitiesCreates documentary projects and institutional productions.Conducts interviews and develops stories that convey a meaningful message.Composes engaging and informative documentaries.Uses creativity and imagination to develop brand identity.Creates motivational communication that generates viewer enthusiasm.Ensures look and style of videos are produced with creativity and consistency and production deadlines are met. Schedules pre-production, production and post-production activities.Organizes and maintains an orderly equipment room.Establishes a system for students to utilize equipment for approved projects.Supervises and/or directs production staff (editors, videographers, student interns, and writers, etc.).Provides video production training for students in the classroom setting and in the field.Performs related or similar duties as required or assigned.Ensures assigned tasks are in compliance with University, SEC Conference, and NCAA rules.Essential FunctionsThese essential functions include, but are not limited to, the following. Additional essential functions may be identified and included by the hiring Department.1. Creates documentary projects and institutional productions.2. Supervises and/or directs production staff.Minimum QualificationsEducation:Bachelor's Degree in Communication, Broadcasting or a related field from an accredited four-year college or university.ANDExperience:Two (2) years of experience related to the above described duties.Substitution Statement:Related education and related experience may be substituted on a basis set forth by the Department of Human Resources.Applicants must meet the posted minimum qualifications for the position at the time of completing and submitting an application.EEO Statement The University of Mississippi provides equal opportunity in any employment practice, education program, or education activity to all qualified persons. The University complies with all applicable laws regarding equal opportunity and affirmative action and does not unlawfully discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based upon race, color, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information.