The Ball State University Libraries is looking for a talented librarian to join our committed and highly-engaged team of professionals as Metadata and Digital Resources Developer. Joining colleagues in the Metadata and Digital Initiatives unit, the Metadata and Digital Resources Developer will create metadata and ensure quality and standards compliance for collections in our Digital Media Repository, a full-text searchable database of over 250,000 digital assets in over 300 collections of primary source materials and learning objects. The repository is visited by over 115,000 researchers per year who view over 800,000 individual digital resources annually. If you are energized by the possibilities of this important role, we invite you to consider joining us in our mission “to create transformative experiences for diverse communities of learners.”
At Ball State University, Inclusiveness and freedom of expression are a part of our enduring values and inform all of our efforts. We encourage applicants to familiarize themselves with our Inclusive Excellence Plan to learn more about our commitment and to identify how you might contribute to these efforts.
Position Function: The Video Producer for Lifetime Learning will oversee the creation of all video content for Ball State’s Lifetime Learning initiative, and will assist the Digital Corps in additional video production work to support the Ball State campus. As Ball State continues to develop additional Lifetime Learning course options, the Video Producer will be involved in all aspects of creating impactful, high-quality videos to assist learners. The Video Producer will be actively involved in the early stages of content creation, like working with subject-matter experts to determine what content will be created. Then, the Video Producer will be involved in every aspect of the production process, from writing and shooting to editing and delivery. Production support for the Video Producer will be provided by the staff and students of the Ball State Digital Corps.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in video production or a related technical field from an accredited college or university by the date of appointment. Or, in lieu of a Bachelor’s degree, an Associate’s degree plus an additional combination of education or experience in video production equivalent to two years. Or, a High school diploma or GED plus an additional combination of education or experience in video production equivalent to four years.
Proficiency in non-linear editing software (Premiere Pro). Familiarity with motion graphics software (After Effects). Knowledge of video production equipment, including cameras, lights, microphones.
Minimum Other: Excellent communication and time management skills.
Preferred Qualifications: Demonstrable portfolio showcasing work in all areas of video production: pre-production, on-set production, and post-production.
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
The minimum salary for this position is: $53,000.00
Apply online at: https://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/34078
Include the following documents with your application: resume and cover letter addressed to: Hiring Manager. The option to upload transcripts is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earner is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification will be conducted. Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through November 7, 2022.
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of eight academic colleges that offer 120 undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation. Ball State aspires to be the model of the most student-centered and community-engaged of the 21st century public research universities, transforming entrepreneurial learners into impactful leaders – committed to improving the quality of life for all.
The Ball State way is rooted in the Beneficence Pledge – a commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship, honesty and integrity, social responsibility, gratitude and valuing the intrinsic worth of each member of our community. Ball State students, faculty and staff are empowered in a culture that believes in them and demands they believe in themselves. They are partners in an innovative, immersive approach to education. They are supported by living and learning facilities that enable intellectual curiosity. We graduate scholars who are changing the world, and we’ve dedicated our University to do the same.
The university offers an excellent wellness program and extensive benefits offerings to include a generous paid time off package and paid parental leave. For further information regarding benefits please visit:
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.