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NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY
HUMAN RESOURCES SERVICES
POSITION CLASSIFICATION DESCRIPTION

Position Classification Title: Media Specialist,Sr
Position Classification Code: J2040
Job Family: External Affairs
Pay Level: 07
Exempt Status: Exempt
This description is intended to describe the general nature of the work being performed. It is not intended to be a complete list of specific duties of any particular position. Duties, responsibilities and bargaining unit eligibility may vary based on the specific tasks assigned to the position.
Purpose of Classification:
Provides faculty and staff with research, development and project management for implementation of effective video, film, audio, print and other media projects from inception to completion.
Standard Duties:
Monitors or coordinates activities of subordinates. Consults and negotiates with clients to determine project objectives and production requirements such as equipment, facility and material resources required; determines, modifies and proposes production plans to client. Develops project budget by considering production, evaluation and distribution requirements; monitors budget through completion of project. Develops project deadlines by estimating time required for each component of project; monitors production schedule through completion of project. Schedules, assigns and monitors work of production team; determines standards of performance and ensures quality control standards are implemented. Produces video productions by determining logistics such as special effects, location, graphics and background essential for video production; produces audio projects and ensures components meet quality control standards. Writes scripts for media productions; matches style and complexity to objectives, content and design; conducts necessary research to obtain accurate and up to date information. Plans assessment and evaluation of production; creates evaluation instrument, schedules formal evaluations and documents findings.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of methods and techniques used in production of media related projects. Knowledge and skill in conceptualizing production ideas.
short- and long-term planning; problem analysis and resolution; report preparation and presentation; interpersonal and organizational communication, both oral and written.
Ability to effectively communicate with others.
Minimum Qualifications:
   Education- Bachelor's degree in a related field.
   Experience- Three (3) years of experience related to the standard duties as outlined.
   Equivalency- None
   Certifications/License-
   Departmental Requirements-
   Special Requirements-