Multimedia Assistant

Studio 22 is a multimedia production studio looking for energetic team players to support the development, production and marketing of digital content and the teaching of media production skills to the UCLA community.
Multimedia assistants are familiar with or have extensive knowledge in one or more of the following: Digital marketing, video production, music production, recording engineering, songwriting, graphics, motion graphics, photography, social media, office administration and event production. These staff members work under the supervision of the Supervisors, and Principal Producer

WORK STUDY ELIGIBLE!!

All Multimedia Assistants

  • Attend and successfully complete position-specific training
  • Proper and careful use of Studio 22 production equipment
  • Attend weekly staff meetings
  • Submit bi-weekly timesheets in a timely manner
  • Prioritize, organize, and manage multiple projects concurrently to meet deadlines
  • Execute equipment protocols and administrative tasks
  • Develop new ideas to advance Studio 22’s efforts
  • Additional duties as assigned

Minimum Academic Requirements

In order to support the academic success of our student staff, Residential Life conducts Grade Point Average and Enrollment Checks for all student employee positions. We may conduct these checks at the time of application and any time thereafter once the student has accepted a job offer.

  • For this position, a student must have a 2.0 minimum cumulative GPA at the time of application, hire, and/or rehire (beginning of Fall Quarter of each academic year).
  • For this position, a student must maintain full-time status (12 units per quarter) during time of employment.

Position Specific Responsibilities

In addition to the responsibilities listed above there are position specific responsibilities:

Photographer

  • Photograph people, places, and events
  • Edit and enhance images utilizing Photoshop or like software
  • Export images and prepare for delivery to collaborators
  • Maintain an orderly and accessible catalog of photos for production use
  • Assist students with photography skills
  • Additional duties as assigned
  • Reports to the Digital Marketing Supervisor

Highly competitive candidates will have experience with the Canon 6D, 7D, 40D or similar camera and will have a portfolio of work that showcases their talent and approach to photography.

Graphics

  • Develop promotional materials for Studio 22 (i.e. logos, flyers, posters, social media graphics, etc.)
  • Create motion graphics for Studio 22 video content
  • Assist students with graphic design and motion graphics
  • Additional duties as assigned
  • Reports to the Digital Marketing Supervisor

Highly competitive candidates will have a portfolio of work that showcases their talent and approach to graphic design and will have experience with any or all of the following software: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and Adobe After Effects.

Video Production

  • Assist in all aspects of video production (i.e. write, direct, camera operation, video editing, etc.)
  • Assist in all aspects of video production for Residential Life and other UCLA departments
  • Host workshops and classes on video production for students
  • Additional duties as assigned
  • Reports to the Video Production Supervisor

Highly competitive candidates will have experience in any or all of the following areas of video production: screenwriting, directing, camera operation, cinematography, audio recording, post-production/editing, audio finalization.

Digital Marketing

  • Execute Studio 22 events such as photoshoots, film festivals, networking events, etc.
  • Regularly manage all Studio 22 social media accounts
  • Develop innovative ideas for new marketing campaigns, strategies, and content with team members
  • Assist in the development and execution of video/photo content for all social media platforms
  • Market and promote Studio 22’s programs, events, and productions
  • Stay up to date on social trends, new platform features, and best practices
  • Carry out administrative duties to support and plan the studio’s media production and event efforts
  • Additional duties as assigned
  • Reports to the Digital Marketing Supervisor

Highly competitive candidates will be creative, detail-oriented, and have experience in any or all of the following areas: managing social media accounts, creating content for social media platforms, marketing and promotions, administration, and event planning.

Music/Audio

  • Assist with Studio 22 live/studio recordings, sound design, and post audio for productions
  • Organize and maintain studio equipment and inventory
  • Reach out and explore UCLA’s student artists/organizations to collaborate and innovate
  • Record and assist in music production for MMAC members
  • Host workshops on audio/music production for students
  • Additional duties as assigned
  • Reports to the Music/Audio Production Supervisor

Highly competitive candidates will be knowledgeable in multiple D.A.W.’s (i.e. Pro Tools, Logic Pro X, Ableton, etc.).

Computer Specialist

  • Oversee Local and shared Computer Network
  • Coordinate Software Installs
  • Research and recommendation of software
  • Organization, Exporting and archiving of files
  • Troubleshoot computer hardware and software
  • Website development & updating
  • Additional duties as assigned
  • Maintain and troubleshoot check-out system in JavaScript
  • Provide simple updates to Studio 22’s web application in PHP
  • Update and improve Studio 22’s website using Wix

Highly competitive candidates will be knowledgeable in Javascript, Wix, Google Suite, ect.

Compensation

Pay rate: $14.50/hr ($.62/hr shift differential for 4 or more continuous hours worked between 5pm - 8am). positions are Work Study eligible. Each student staff member is expected to work 10-12 hours per week during weeks 0-10 of the fall, winter and spring academic quarters.

Questions?

For more information about this position or the application process, please email at Studio22@orl.ucla.edu.