Job Vacancy Announcement

Company: American University of Armenia (AUA), Communications Department

Position: Multimedia Specialist

Contract type: Full time

Job Location: Yerevan, Armenia

Application deadline: May 6, 2017


-Take professional photos of people, buildings, events, and other subjects, as needed
-Produce professional scripted (e.g. promotional) and unscripted (e.g. events) videos
-Brainstorm ways to compose stories expressed through photography and videography with Communications Team
-Use Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) and other photo editing software to edit photos and produce photo-centric designs
-Use Adobe Premiere and/or Final Cut Pro and other video editing software to edit and produce high quality videos
-Take initiative and propose ideas about how to approach multimedia strategy
-Manage several concurrent projects while remaining organized and effective
-Perform other related duties as assigned by immediate supervisor(s)

Required Qualifications:

-Work experience of 2-4 years demonstrated by portfolio of work
-University degree in a related field preferred but not required
-Demonstrated understanding of the principles of videography and/or film-making and photography
-Good knowledge of English and Armenian
-Excellent computer skills including knowledge of design software such as Photoshop, InDesign, CorelDraw, Illustrator etc.
-Strong communication and interpersonal skills
-Ability to work in a fast-paced changing environment with a variety of constituencies