Job Posting Title:

Video Producer


Position Type:

Professional / Unclassified



LSUAM SC - Office of Communications (Kristine Michelle Calongne (00003999))


Work Location:

LSU - Baton Rouge


Pay Grade:



Independently identify and produce compelling videos about LSU with guidance of the Senior Video Producer.

Shoot and edit project requests, including, but not limited to, college promotionals, campus events, and press conferences.

Work collaboratively within Strategic Communications to develop strategic, high-end, and impactful video content for the university's recruitment purposes.

Perform typical office duties related to the department of video production, including basic technical troubleshooting, student worker supervision, and equipment and studio maintenance. Serves as essential personnel in times of emergencies. Essential personnel duties can include but are not limited to: shooting video of the campus in the aftermath of a storm or crisis; assisting in setting up and participating in the official LSU call center; recording emergency voice mail messages for the university; and other related communication duties. Additional miscellaneous functions as assigned.

Individual must be a creative independent thinker, able to work in a team environment, and take direction from department head. Candidate must be familiar with the entire video production process, from pre-production to post-production. The candidate for this position must be client-service oriented and able to work with a variety of personalities and high-stress situations.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree and at least two years experience with on-set experience with audio, lighting, and camera operation.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's degree and at least three years experience working in PR environment.

Special/Physical Qualifications

Must be able to carry video equipment up to 50 pounds. Serves as essential personnel in times of emergencies.


Additional Job Description:

Special Instructions:

Applicant must submit a reel (online preferred) with a description of the work done as well as involvement in projects.
Please provide your resume and three professional references including name, title, phone number and e-mail address. A copy of your transcript(s) may be attached to your application (if available). However, original transcripts are required prior to hire.
Please attach ALL required documents under the "Resume/CV" section of your application.


Posting Date:

November 10, 2017


Closing Date (Open Until Filled if No Date Specified):

December 11, 2017


Additional Position Information:

Background Check - An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.

Benefits - LSU offers outstanding benefits to eligible employees and their dependents including health, life, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; retirement options; various leave options; paid holidays; wellness benefits; tuition exemption for qualified positions; training and development opportunities; employee discounts; and more!


Essential Position (Y/N):



EEO Statement:

LSU is committed to diversity and is an equal opportunity / equal access employer.


HCM Contact Information:

Questions or concerns can be directed to the LSU Human Resources Management Office at 225-578-8200 or emailed This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.