Summary of Duties: The Videographer is responsible for video productions for Washington State University Health Sciences Spokane, to include its colleges of nursing and pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences. Additionally, .5 FTE of this position is solely dedicated to the WSU Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine. This position is responsible for productions from concept to finished product.
This position will research and conceptualize productions in collaboration with the Communications office and the colleges/departments requesting the production. The videographer is also responsible for developing production schedules, researching site locations, production setup, and ensuring that all releases, permits, and paperwork are available before production begins.
This position ensures that high-quality video and audio is collected and that all productions are edited to the highest quality and meet the University's brand standards.
This position will shoot video at various events and locations and will require travel and occasional irregular hours (evenings and weekends).
Required Qualifications: A Bachelors degree in broadcast communications or a related field and two (2) years of professional level experience in areas such as editing and producing audio and/or video for various types of media; writing feature and promotional copy; and operating video cameras. Any combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis.
Founded in 1890 in Pullman, Washington State University (WSU) is Washington’s land-grant university with an overarching mission of improving the quality of life for all citizens – locally, nationally, and globally. WSU is committed to innovation and excellence in research and scholarship. WSU has a current enrollment of over 30,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students and approximately 6,000 faculty and staff at its five campuses (Pullman, Spokane, Tri-Cities, Vancouver, and Everett), as well as its numerous other locations across the State of Washington and online through its Global Campus.
U.S. News & World Report's 2016 "America's Best Colleges" rankings place WSU in the top 75 public national universities. WSU was one of only three Northwest universities to be placed in the top two tiers, along with the University of Washington and the University of Oregon. WSU is ranked as a "highest research activity" institution by the Carnegie Foundation and is in the top 12 percent of research universities as reported by the National Science Foundation. Also, WSU was recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching for its engagement activities with i...ts Community Engagement Classification.
WSU employs approximately 6,000 faculty and professional staff and the University deeply values diversity among its faculty, students, and staff. WSU students represent diverse social, economic, and ethnic backgrounds: approximately 10 percent of WSU students hail from outside the state of Washington, and approximately 6.8 percent are international students. WSU annually awards more than $280 million in scholarships and financial aid to approximately 17,000 undergraduate students.