Current University of Arkansas System employees including student employees and graduate assistants need to log into Workday on My Apps. Simply enter "Find Jobs" in the Workday search bar to view open positions.
All Job Postings will close at 12:01 a.m. CT on the specified Closing Date (if designated). To view the job posting closing date please return to the search for jobs page.
If you close the browser or exit your application prior to submitting, the application process will be saved as a draft. You will be able to access and complete the application through "My Draft Applications" located on your Candidate Home page.
Type of Position:
Professional Staff - Project/Program Administration
Division of Agriculture of the University of Arkansas
The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture is a state wide campus, with faculty based on University campuses, at Research and Extension Centers and in every Arkansas county. It consists of the Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station (AES) and the Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service (CES), and is home to more than 1400 employees. The Division was established in 1959 and is headed by the Vice-President for Agriculture. The Division headquarters is located in Little Rock with the rest of the University of Arkansas System Administration. As an employer, the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance.
Below you will find the details for the position including any supplementary documentation and questions you should review before applying for the opening. To apply for the position, please click the Apply link/button.
If you have a disability and need assistance with the hiring process and require reasonable accommodations, please contact the Division's Office of Inclusion, Access, and Compliance at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For general application assistance or if you have questions about a job posting, please contact Human Resources at 501-671-2219 or 479-502-9820.
Office of Communications Director
Summary of Job Duties:
The Video Production Specialist will craft high-quality videos to communicate the impact of work being done by the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture. The position will work with internal Division of Agriculture clients to discuss objectives and develop video concepts. They will write scripts, shoot footage and edit. They will use videos to tell compelling stories and communicate educational and promotional ideas. The specialist will be expected to:
Work with the video team, the department director, and the entire communications department to manage and complete video projects from start to finish.
Interview internal Division clients to identify short- and long-term communications objectives.
Develop concepts for video projects that meet the objectives of internal clients and the Division as a whole. Maintain top of mind awareness of big-picture goals.
Continually hone video production skills and provide training to employees throughout the Division.
Research, experiment, and recommend trends and techniques/technologies for visual content and editing processes.
Maintain and manage video production equipment. Research and recommend equipment purchases that will further the mission of the Division.
Provide timely Division event coverage in the form of photos or videos.
Convert complex information into manageable video projects that convey the value of research-based information from the Division.
Bachelor's degree in Arts/Sciences or related area is required.
Experience working with motion graphics and animation desired.
Photography and graphic design skills are a plus.
License to fly a drone is a plus but not required.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Ability and desire to quickly and efficiently learn new skills and learn from others.
Proficiency with Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects and other Adobe CC software.
Ability to operate digital video cameras from both a practical and aesthetic standpoint.
Commensurate with education and experience
Required Documents to Apply:
Cover Letter/Letter of Application, Letters of Recommendation, Resume, Unofficial/Official Transcript(s)
For consideration, applicants must upload a Resume, Cover letter, Transcript, and three (3) Letters of Recommendation. If you have technical issues uploading a document or if you would like to provide additional documentation after submitting your application, contact Human Resources at email@example.com
Recruitment Contact Information:
All application materials must be uploaded to the University of Arkansas System Career Site https://uasys.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/UASYS
Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.
Motor Vehicle Reports Check
The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture may conduct pre-employment background checks on certain positions for applicants being considered for employment. The background checks may include a criminal background check and a sex offender registry check. Required checks are identified in the position listing. A criminal background check or arrest pending adjudication information alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absences of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a consistent, non-discriminatory manner consistent with the state and federal law.
The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture commits itself to policies of affirmative action and diversity with respect to both employment opportunities and program participation. The Division complies with these policies not merely because of legal requirements, but because we believe that such practices are basic to human dignity. As such, the Division welcomes all applicants to apply without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, disability, marital or veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected status. Candidates must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.
Constant Physical Activity:
Hearing, Manipulate items with fingers, including keyboarding, Sitting, Talking
Frequent Physical Activity:
Occasional Physical Activity:
University Of Arkansas