Associate Director of Membership & Philanthropy - Alumni Affairs
UF Title: DEVELOPMENT/ALUMNI AFF, CRD 3
Unit: Alumni Affairs
UF Position#: 00023250
UF Req#: 0907477
Posting: 01/23/2015 - 02/22/2015
The Associate Director will report to the Senior Director of Membership and Philanthropy for the University of Florida Alumni Association (UFAA). The incumbent will be responsible for the development and execution of programs involve and engage students and alumni through membership, and provide philanthropic opportunities for students, alumni and friends to support the University of Florida. Minimum Requirements: Master's degree in an appropriate area of specialization; or a bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and two years of appropriate experience. Preferred qualifications: · Two to three years in successful higher education program leadership in alumni relations, development or marketing/communications is strongly preferred.
· The ability to communicate clearly and effectively with diverse constituencies, meet deadlines, be self-motivated, and work independently. · A successful track record in a related profession - such as marketing, communications, non-profit management, development or membership work - combined with a strong affinity for the University of Florida and the Gator Nation - will also be given strong consideration.
· Must be an outstanding communicator and possess excellent written, interpersonal and oral communication skills. · The ability and willingness to travel. A valid driver license and good driving record are essential to perform this function.
Multimedia Specialist - Communications
UF Title: INFO/PUBLICATIONS SVCS, CRD 3
UF Req#: 0907298
Posting: 12/22/2014 - 02/01/2015
Participates in brainstorming, plans projects, coordinates location selection and preparation, sets up equipment, including audio and lighting, conducts on-camera interviews; shoots, edits, manages review process and delivers finished products to appropriate channels; develops concepts, creates storyboards, assists with script development and manages the production process, including rough cuts, graphics and final cuts, coordinating these elements with the senior director and other members of the communications team. Creates a range of custom video content, including but not limited to interviews, news and marketing pieces, and mini-documentaries. Takes photos and videos at numerous events; shoots portraits of donors, alumni, faculty, staff, students and others; edits and provides these materials as needed.
Maintains and organizes photo and video archives, manages filing and sharing system, and advises on resource requirements and equipment needs.
Stays updated on latest multimedia techniques and production technologies and provides expert counsel to the communications team and others on best practices and innovation. Minimum Requirements: Master's degree in an appropriate area of specialization; or a bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and two years of appropriate experience. Preferred qualifications: · Minimum of three years of experience with background in multimedia and a bachelor's degree in communications, photojournalism, videography or a related field.
· Demonstrated experience and expertise in video and photography, including shooting, editing and all stages of production. · Proficiency in industry-standard software such as Adobe Creative Suite, Premiere, iMovie, Final Cut Pro, Audacity and other photo, video and audio editing programs. · Demonstrated creative visual storytelling capabilities and strong organizational, logistical, editing and technical skills. · Excellent written and verbal skills.
· Demonstrated creative use of web and social media to share photos and video. · Flexibility to work with all levels of staff, faculty and visitors. · Experience in a higher education setting and in advancement communications is preferred. · Willingness to work occasional evenings and weekends, as needed, to cover special events.