Manager of Multimedia Strategy and Production

The Peddie School seeks a manager of multimedia strategy and production to execute the school’s multimedia strategy and manage all multimedia production for the school, including, but not limited to, photography and videography. This is a full-time, 12-month position.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Serve as staff photographer, including responsibility for coverage of events, scenic campus shots and general marketing photography.
  • Conceptualize, shoot and edit videos that effectively and regularly tell the Peddie story in a compelling visual format with consistent branding.
  • Work with communications team to build and implement annual editorial calendar for production of both high-level and smaller-scale videos that integrate into Peddie’s  marketing initiatives.
  • Create annual strategy for content on campus digital screens.
  • Stay abreast of latest multimedia trends and technology.
  • Develop concepts for unique, innovative coverage of recurring events on campus and manage timely and efficient production of videos for social media and web use.
  • Manage inventory of photo and video equipment and make recommendations for purchase and maintenance of equipment for ideal in-house coverage of campus life.
  • Collaborate with art director and editor of alumni magazine to provide magazine-quality photography.
  • Create, organize and maintain a searchable database of photography and video footage including event and stock footage.
  • Evaluate photos and video provided by external photographers for suitability in print and digital applications. Edit and color correct photos and video as necessary.
  • Collaborate with manager of marketing and communications to develop dynamic content for social media posts and campaigns.
  • Other duties as assigned, including writing and other communications-related tasks.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • Minimum of two years’ experience producing and editing video and photographing events and portraits.
  • Expert-level knowledge of Final Cut Pro, Adobe suite, or equivalent photo and video editing software.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Commitment to protecting the school brand with precision.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks with accuracy.
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a close-knit team.
  • Ability and willingness to master new technologies as needed.

Please note: The Peddie School will require all employees to provide proof of vaccination with an FDA-approved COVID-19 vaccine by August 15, 2021, as a condition of employment.

Interested, qualified candidates should email a cover letter, resume, salary requirement and samples of photography and videography to wpatella@peddie.org using the subject line “Manager of Multimedia.”