JOB SUMMARY/ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Under the direction of the Vice Chancellor- Communications and Marketing, the Photographer and Videographer plans, shoots, edits, and creates content and creative photos and videos for marketing and advertising, public relations, website, email, social media communications, and presentations. This position will also implement and regulate UTHSC's brand standards in the videos produced.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Manages photography and videography needs for the University and its units, including coordination of freelancers and the Communications and Marketing staff taking photos/video
Plans, shoots, edits, and creates photos and videos for marketing, advertising, PR, website, email, social media, communications, presentations, etc.
Manages and makes decisions about faculty, staff, and student studio headshots and environmental portraits - scheduling, lighting, photographing, editing, organizing, and distributing
Ensures consistency and creative, stylistic, and branding standards are met
Participates in brainstorming, planning, and strategy sessions with Communications and Marketing staff and clients
Create visual content that supports UTHSC campaigns and initiatives, and edits photos/videos as needed.
Provides creative content for websites and social media channels.
Manages projects and prioritizes work to meet deadlines.
Plans and executes photo shoots for press releases and publications.
Catalogs and maintains provided photos/videos.
Trains and provides expertise to UTHSC students, faculty, and staff as needed to capture photos/videos that are engaging, appropriate, and high quality for maintaining the UTHSC brand.
The mission of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is to bring the benefits of the health sciences to the achievement and maintenance of human health, with a focus on the citizens of Tennessee and the region, by pursuing an integrated program of education, research, clinical care, and public service.