UChicago Creative's Producer is pivotal in developing and executing video and audio communications on time, on brand, and at the highest standard. The Producer is a creative storyteller; an avid problem solver able to unravel creative deadlocks and re-think processes; an organizer able to prioritize competing deadlines and tasks; and a voracious thinker able to understand and engage with academic topics and needs. Reporting to the Associate Director for Multimedia, the Producer collaborates with a team of producers, writers, and designers in creating content that furthers the initiatives of the University of Chicago.The Producer leads video and cross-functional projects, manages project teams when appropriate, and acts as an expert resource for creative, logistical, and project management needs. The Producer collaborates with fellow team members to ensure creative cohesion across all media, manages project budgets, ensures reliable multimedia production, resolves production challenges, and anticipates and responds to client needs. Responsibilities will include, and are not limited to, filming, editing, producing or assisting in producing: promotional videos, trailers, features, and documentaries; lectures, conferences, and large-scale live events; webcasts, ISDN interviews, and live network broadcasts. He or she should have a strong grasp of production workflow and the ability to develop creative executions, and mitigate errors by adhering to and upholding departmental quality control measures. UChicago Creative is made up of strategic and creative thinkers, and the Producer is an integral part of this team. Beyond the role's primary responsibilities, this person acts as an advisor and consultant on strategic communications for clients and partners across the University as well as an engaged team member working to advance UChicago Creative.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status or status as an individual with disability.The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity / Disabled / Veterans Employer.Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process may contact Human Resources by calling 773-834-1841 or by emailing email@example.com with their request.
One of the world's premier academic and research institutions, the University of Chicago has driven new ways of thinking since our 1890 founding. Today, UChicago is an intellectual destination that draws inspired scholars to our Hyde Park and international campuses, keeping UChicago at the nexus of ideas that challenge and change the world.