Job Details
University Photographer/Videographer
Public Relations, Marketing and Communications
BGSU Main Campus
Ends at 11:59 pm Bowling Green, OH local time

The Visual Photographer / Videographer Specialist is responsible for the functions and activities of creative photographic production photography and videography for the Office of Marketing and Brand Strategy at Bowling Green State University.

Essential Duties, Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Provide photography, videography and artistic vision at BGSU for University departments and offices, implementing photographic ideas that translate into an imaginative range of images and short-form videos for university websites, displays, magazines, guidebooks and other printed materials for all colleges, programs and Athletics. Reponsible for overall vision, layout and coverage of video and photographic content of assignements. Reviews and executes photographic assignments as well as selecting appropriate equipment and technology as necessary to produce high-quality images and video appropriate for various conditions. Selects appropriate composition to achieve desired results
  • Performs all quality assurance and post-production photography and videography functions including photo-editing decisions, computer software editing and photography programs to ensure the highest level of quality.
  • Catalogs and organizes the University’s digital archives of photographs and video facilitating the uploading and archival of digital assets, digital backup and retrieval of catalogued images.  Assists and provides input in the overall maintenance of this process.
  • Collaborate with Photography Director, Account Specialist and Managers, Web and New Media, News and Social Media and Graphic Design on project related stories and materials. Attend staff and division-wide meetings.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor of Science in Photojournalism, Visual Communications, Broadcast Journalism or related Art Photography.  Degree must be conferred at the time of application.


The following experience is required:  

  • One to two years' experience working in Photography, video, Photoshop and related Adobe software, and with Digital Asset Management systems.



Full-time, Administrative staff position available. Administrative Grade Level 352. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Full benefit package available.


Knowledge, Skills or Abilities

Knowledge working with photography and DSLR equipment, video, sound, and lighting equipment, Adobe Photoshop and related software such as Adobe Bridge, Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Premier and Adobe After Effects. In addition, location and studio lighting experience required.

Fiscal Year
Full Time
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