The Public Affairs department of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is currently seeking a Multimedia Designer to join our team. The Multimedia Designer will create digital assets for our website and social media platforms by producing videos, podcasts, and illustrations. This individual will also use social media and web production skills to create engaging stories for campaigns and marketing initiatives.
This is an exciting opportunity for those who are digitally savvy, creative and passionate about communicating science.
- Video Production: Produce short social videos - Audio Production: Produce podcast and other audio projects, including recording, editing, incorporating music, finding supplementary audio assets, sound design, and all other aspects of audio production for podcasts and video. - Web Production: Post stories to the web site and occasionally assist in web development and UX (HTML, CSS, JS). - Upload multimedia assets to third-party sites such as YouTube, Vimeo, SoundCloud, iTunes, Google Play, among others - Other projects as deemed necessary by department management
Education: Bachelor’s degree required.
Experience: Must have one to three years of relevant experience. Knowledge of web development and UX (HTML, CSS, JS) a plus.
Skills: - Must have expert knowledge of video production, including videography, photography, motion graphics, animation, video editing, and other post-production, web streaming/authoring, video/audio compression - Must be skilled in using Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere. - Must be familiar with After Effects - High attention to detail and good eye for design, layout, and interactivity are required. - Must have knowledge of Illustrator, Photoshop, and After Effects. - Knowledge of 3D animation, Cinema 4D and web animation, such as HTML5, Adobe Animate, or Greensock GSAP is preferred. - Must be a team player who is willing to adapt what they do based on the current changing and unpredictable world.
Please apply for this position via the CSHL careers website at: http://cshl.peopleadmin.com/postings/17219
Position Number: 01494-A
We offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.
For more information about CSHL, please visit us at www.cshl.edu.
CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.
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About Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Since 1890, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) has been a global leader in research and education. The international scientific community at CSHL provides a unique and stimulating atmosphere for doctoral research?an environment where students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty work side-by-side. The Watson School of Biological Sciences (WSBS) was founded on the belief that with well thought-out mechanisms, enthusiastic involvement of faculty, and highly motivated students, an innovative curriculum could be provided that would allow students to earn a doctoral degree in a shorter time than in traditional programs without compromising the quality of their training. The curriculum is designed to train students to become scholars and independent thinkers.