Curriculum Video Producer and Editor in Phoenix, AZ at University of Phoenix

Date Posted: 5/8/2020

Job Snapshot

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    Phoenix, AZ
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    Not Specified
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Job Description


The Video Producer & Director is responsible for delivering high quality video and multimedia that advance student learning and our brand at University of Phoenix. Video production may also support faculty/staff training, marketing, and internal communications. The Video Producer/Director manages and participates in many aspects of video creation and services including scheduling projects, operating equipment, directing, and editing. This will position will emphasize post-production talents, including editing, audio processing, and motion graphics. Depending on the project, the Video Producer & Director may be responsible for producing, directing, or assisting in various technical capacities.


  • Direct, produce, and edit video projects of varying complexity under general supervision
  • Work directly with the client and channel managers to develop comprehensive creative solutions geared for multi-media, rich-media productions, events, and broadcasts
  • Work with vendors on budgeting, project oversight, and deadline management
  • Review scripts to ensure feasibility and alignment with clients’ needs while strategically implementing industry standards for user/viewer consumption 
  • Coordinate props, wardrobe, make up, set design, and the direction of all talent during the production, including overseeing co-worker’s sets when needed
  • Perform quality assurance in all phases of production
  • Oversee completion of assigned video projects in a timely manner, including script development, filming, editing, creative production and distribution of material
  • Provide work direction to project team members and review products
  • Operate audio/video/photography equipment as needed


Basic Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in television and film production or related field or equivalent work experience in commercial, broadcast, or business video production.
  • Four (4) years of job related experience
  • Experience editing video, processing audio and video compression for Web delivery and multiple formats
  • Experience with producing and directing a diversity of production types including motion graphics, animation, commercial style video, standard “talking head” videos, and b-roll
  • Experience maintaining video archives 
  • Experience in educational or training sectors is desired
  • **Must have a reel to be considered**

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Experience with still photography
  • Experience with budgeting, supervising vendors and crew, and managing deadlines
  • Ability to take initiative to identify gaps in corporate asset library and acquire new footage/assets
  • Excellent written, verbal, and visual communications skills with all levels of staff including executive levels 
  • Ability to organize, direct and communicate with crew members in an efficient, clear, and courteous manner. 
  • Ability to interview subjects and help them feel comfortable on-camera
  • Ability to execute in fast-paced and complex environment involving multiple subsidiaries, deadlines, conflicting priorities, and simultaneous projects
  • Innovative thinker able to apply analysis and creativity to problem-solving and solutions
  • Ability to effectively contribute while working independently with minimal supervision
  • Proficiency with Final Cut Pro, Motion, Adobe After Effects, Premiere and Photoshop

As an Equal Opportunity employer, we particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.