Union of Concerned Scientists
Are you a skilled artist who can work across multiple media: videos, graphics, memes, and more? Have you always wanted to use your talent to make positive change in the world? Can you organize your time effectively, take direction cheerfully, and meet deadlines like a champ? Apply to join the Communications department at the Union of Concerned Scientists as a Multimedia Producer! UCS advocates for science-based solutions to climate change, unsustainable food, energy, and transportation systems, and nuclear weapons policy—and for the role of science in a functional democracy. Come help us tell these and other stories visually and inspire our supporters and other audiences to make a difference. This is a two-year position based in the UCS office in Cambridge, MA.
Qualifications and Experience
• At least five to seven years of experience in multimedia content development, particularly video production, animation or motion graphics, data visualization, graphic design, and project management
• Expertise in Adobe CC programs, including Premiere Pro, After Effects, Audition, Photoshop, and Illustrator
• Experience shooting video and audio with DSLR cameras
• Experience with Cinema 4D and Lightroom
• Bachelor’s degree in design, video production, or equivalent experience is required.
Experience with web design projects, UI/UX strategy, and/or front-end coding would be a significant bonus.
At UCS, comparable training and/or experience can be substituted for degrees when appropriate.
Limited travel; likely less than two weeks a year. May spend extended periods standing, particularly while shooting video and/or photography on location. Lifting and operating DSLR camera equipment is likely. Likely to spend extended periods at computer terminal.
UCS is an equal opportunity employer continually seeking to diversify its staff. In particular, we’re dedicated to broadening opportunities for individuals from demographic groups that are historically underrepresented in the sciences and in environmental advocacy. We’re also committed to building an inclusive workplace culture where talented people of widely diverse backgrounds can thrive. We've adopted this commitment because we believe the inclusion of culturally diverse perspectives will improve our work and produce better societal and environmental outcomes for all, including historically disenfranchised communities. We are actively seeking people who bring diverse backgrounds and perspectives to join us in this work.