Permanent - 35 hours per week
We’re Mind, the mental health charity. We won’t give up until everyone experiencing a mental health problem gets support and respect. We provide advice and support to empower anybody experiencing a mental health problem and we campaign to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding.
The Multimedia Officer is an exciting new role that sits within the Communications and Production team at Mind. The Communications and Production Team sits within the Communications and Marketing team, whose role is to lifts Mind’s brand, tells our story in a planned, and audience led way and delivers strategic, life changing communications.
The Multimedia Officer will support the organisation in being more creative and innovative when communicating with our audiences. You will help improve production, collection, storage and implementation of our core multimedia assets – including photos, stories, infographics, videos, design assets, animations, etc.
Your role as Multimedia Officer is to:
- Be Mind’s go to person for photography, ensuring the organisation’s photo needs are met and our image library is refreshed and up to date. The Multimedia Officer will coordinate photoshoots from developing the brief through to sourcing suppliers and case studies to uploading the images and consents to the library.
- Using video production skills and/or by outsourcing to preferred suppliers (when necessary), you’ll also be responsible for coordinating and producing video content, ensuring our films are engaging and audience/channel appropriate.
- You’ll provide specialist technical and production expertise in audio-visual content. You will act as an in-house audio-visual design resource and be responsible for creating and producing a range of on and offline visual content for a variety of channels.
With a track record in multimedia arts, multimedia production, graphic-visual communication design and a keen eye for aesthetics and designs, candidates will have excellent branding principles knowledge and application in communications work. Experience with developing a range of multi-media communications and tools, you will have strong photo and video editing skills, coupled with strong, up to date knowledge of digital design.You will have a high competence and /orexperience with the use of a broad range of software applications for multimedia editing and production, including Adobe Suite, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Premier and After Affects.
Closing Date: 20th April 2021
Mind reserve the right to close the vacancy to applications earlier, should we receive a high volume of strong candidates – therefore we encourage an early application.
This position will initially, in line with current government guidance be based from home, with an expectation of being home based for the next six months or until updated government guidelines are published. However, if / when government guidelines change the role may then revert to being office based, whilst retaining some flexible working options.
Mind is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff, and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.
Please refer to the Job Description while completing your application as candidates will be shortlisted based on how closely they match the criteria.