Media Specialist

  • Georgia Southern University
  • Statesboro, GA, USA
  • Jun 09, 2020
Full time   Computer & Web Services, Info Technology External Relations, PR, Marketing Other Administrative Positions

Job Description

Media Specialist

Job ID: 218982
Location: Statesboro, Georgia
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Summary
The Multimedia Specialist performs highly technical work related to the coordination, set up, production, and delivery of live broadcasts to campus and external constituents such as ESPN+; and produces live television shows including coordination, editing, filming and handling of all producing media elements for academic and sports related projects.


  • Troubleshoots audio/visual and other media content.
  • Provides creative producing lead to high quality and compelling content, working closely with University staff across many departments to creatively target messages for specific educational audiences and outcomes while focusing on each organization's overall goals and brand.
  • Performs basic technical maintenance of video production equipment and facilities; and maintains the asset management system for the video archive.
  • Allocates video production assets, including hardware, software, studio, and other resources used for designing and implementing television and internet delivery of live and on demand content.
  • Provides onsite support on evenings and weekends.
  • Serves as lead producer for academic and sports projects including longform television and packages for ESPN+ and ESPNU.
  • Performs related duties as assigned to support the mission of the University.

Required Qualifications
Educational Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree

Required Experience

  • Two (2) or more years of related work experience

Preferred Qualifications
Preferred Education

  • Master's degree

Preferred Experience

  • Proficient with video production for live events, producing television including longform series productions
  • Experience with Adobe editing software, ENG style camera filming and packaging.
  • Previous network or broadcasting experience on regional or national level.

Proposed Salary
$33,300 - $39,000

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • Consistently exhibit engaging customer service
  • Demonstrate commitment to inclusiveness by working well with diverse populations
  • Navigate web access and email with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Proven proficiency with computers including Microsoft Office, Google, and/or applications as required for specific position
  • Adhere to University policies and procedures to meet Institutional goals and support University's mission for student success
  • Adobe Suite proficiency
  • Live and post producing experience and solid DSL and Camera experience
  • Effective communication (verbal and written), organizational and human relations skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to customer service centered work ethic

Apply Before Date
June 17, 2020

About Us
Join Our Team at Georgia Southern!

Georgia Southern is a dynamic university with three vibrant campuses in Hinesville, Savannah and Statesboro serving the communities in Southeast Georgia. As a Carnegie Doctoral/R2 institution, our world-class scholars instruct about 26,000 students in associate's, bachelor's, master's and doctoral level degree programs. Whether you are seeking the charm of a small town, the traditions of a historical/urban destination near the beach or supporting our military service members and their families, Georgia Southern offers its faculty and staff the best of all worlds!

Beyond an ideal location, there is a place for you to work in an exciting environment abounding with opportunities for personal and professional growth. We are steeped in tradition and devoted to academic distinction in teaching, scholarship and service. In 2018 Forbes Magazine listed Georgia Southern, along with 10 other Georgia companies or institutions, as one of America's Best Midsize Employers. Georgia Southern University is passionate about serving our region while preparing our students to be lifelong scholars, leaders, and responsible stewards of their communities and the world.

Contact Information
For more information or questions about a job posting, please contact the Department of Human Resources by phone at (912) 478-6947 or by email at

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Conditions of Employment

  • Georgia Southern University is a Tobacco and Smoke-Free Community.
  • Successful completion of background investigation and legal authorization to work in the US prior to employment

Equal Employment Opportunity
Georgia Southern University provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, or disability. Individuals in need of reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act to participate in the search process should notify Human Resources: (912) 478-6947.

Other Information

  • Work performed in in- and outdoor settings
  • Work occasionally extends beyond 40-hour workweek
  • Travel Required

Background Check
Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating your eligibility for employment with Georgia Southern University, as determined by Georgia Southern University in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in your application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check. Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test.

Offers are made expressly subject to the applicable federal and state laws, to the statutes, rules and regulations of this institution and to the Bylaws and Policies of the Board of Regents (BOR) of the University System of Georgia (USG), which are available for your inspection upon request.

Department Information
3900570101-Multi Media Services

Other Information
Believing that diversity, equity, and inclusion contribute to excellence in the workplace and to the quality of the University's academic environment, Georgia Southern University is committed to recruiting and retaining diverse faculty and staff to support, promote, and serve a diverse student body and promote Inclusive Excellence. Candidates from historically underrepresented groups, whose work furthers the institution's Inclusive Excellence goals, and who bring to campus varied life experiences, perspectives and backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply.

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