Department: MPS Digital Photography
Job Type: Full-Time
Available From: Sep 01, 2019
Reports To: Director of Operations

Position Overview:

Manage and maintain administrative responsibilities for the MPS Digital Photography Department. Manage and maintain organization of the departments's studio and workspace.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Support the director of operations and chair in managing department administration and promotion
  • Support director of operations with social media postings and calendar
  • Assist director of operations with event video recordings
  • Oversee new hire faculty paperwork
  • Coordinate and produce thesis advisor letters and invoices
  • Oversee assembly and supply of recruitment packets
  • Manage maintenance of studio and workspace
  • Manage events and calendars for the studio and workspace


  • Bachelor's degree required
  • 1-2 years administrative experience required
  • 1-2 years experience with photography and video
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational and administrative skills
  • Computer skills: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom, and social media platforms

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The School of Visual Arts is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.