Join the UC Berkeley Public Affairs social media team who helps create and shape the visual expression and voice of the Berkeley brand on our main social-media channels — for an audience of 900,000+!

Responsibilities

  • Work as a videographer conceiving, designing, shooting and editing short videos that will engage our student audience and embody Berkeley’s brand.
  • Conduct outreach and interviews for The #BerkeleyPOV Project and interact with our diverse student body.
  • Transcribe interviews and capture photos or videos of students.
  • Film live events on campus for Instagram and Facebook.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job perks

  • Gain real-world experience working for the main campus communications office.
  • Influence how we amplify student voices and campus values.
  • Stay informed about campus news and events, and learn about campus policies.
  • Flexible hours to accommodate your schedule.
  • Work as a team with other creative students and industry professionals.

Job requirements

  • Creative self starter.
  • Passionate about social media and short-video formats.
  • Good analytical and written, oral and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Organized and detail oriented.
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively as a team.
  • Strong sense of video composition and lighting.
  • Experience with video-editing software, such as Premiere Pro or Final Cut Pro.
  • Must have your own camera equipment. Sound equipment is a plus.
  • Enthusiasm and “can-do” attitude.
  • Must be eligible for work study.

Preferred experience

  • Photography, interviewing and strong writing/editorial skills.
  • Comfortable in front of the camera as well as behind it.
  • Sophomore or junior.

Hours

  • 10 hours per week.

Pay

  • $16.32/hr

Apply today for Spring 2022!

Email your resume to Kathryn Bader at klbader@berkeley.edu.