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FWS Fall 2022 Student Video Content Creator

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title FWS Fall 2022 Student Video Content Creator
Requisition Number DU09789
Department Name 1B531:Federal Work Study
Work Location Room 103-B Mathews Building
Salary Range $8.25 - $10 / hour
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education
Must be enrolled at UK
Required Related Experience
Experience in videography, video editing and productions required

Required License/Registration/Certification
N/A
Physical Requirements
Helping to carry camera equipment, set up video shoots
Shift
Flexible; up to 15 hours per week
Job Summary
 Under the direction of the Executive Director of Institutional and Strategic Communications and Digital Director in UK Public Relations and Strategic Communication and Marketing and Brand Strategy, the Student Video Content Creator will create videos for the university’s social media accounts – focusing on content that resonates with current and prospective students.  Job duties will include regularly producing video blogging (vlogging) style videos that showcase what it’s like to be a UK student and supporting general video production and editing needs of the department. Working within our communication and marketing strategy, this position will also share knowledge of digital content creation, make student-focused videos and help the video team with institutional videos.  The qualified applicant will brainstorm and execute content ideas to create original content for the university’s news site, websites and social media channels with direction and input from the video team, Executive Director of Institutional and Strategic Communications and Digital Director. This position will offer excellent opportunities for: • Real world, on-the-job experience • Content creation and portfolio building • Working with campus leadership 


Given the COVID-19 pandemic, and the need to protect our university community including our students, staff, faculty and visitors, the University of Kentucky is requiring COVID-19 vaccination for all new hires prior to starting employment. Therefore, as of October 18, 2021, all new hires prior to their first day of employment must submit appropriate documentation showing, i) completion of the first vaccination against COVID-19, or ii) completion of the full vaccination series against COVID-19, or iii) approved exemption (medical contraindications or a sincerely held religious belief) through the formal exemption process from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement. For those employees who have completed the first vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their first day of employment, the second vaccination (if applicable) must be completed following the vaccination recommended schedule to be considered fully vaccinated.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
 Strong, demonstrable video storytelling skills, Knowledge of filming and editing videos for social media channels, Knowledge of university social media best practices, Strong oral and written language skills, Knowledge of what content would be of interest to current and prospective UK students, Strong customer service skills, Attention to detail and deadlines, Ability to work cooperatively with others, Organized and detail-oriented, Reliable and punctual, Eager and self-starter, Ability to work independently and as part of a team, Commitment to organization and time management, Ability to represent yourself professionally as a representative of UK Public Relations and Strategic Communication and Marketing and Brand Strategy, Must have ability to work a flexible schedule, Ability to work independently and sometimes virtually, Open to constructive feedback 
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Experience editing video in Adobe Premiere
Deadline to Apply 12/01/2022
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus. 

 As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities. 

 Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

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Posted: 2022-08-24 Expires: 2022-12-23

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UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40507

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