Multimedia Editor

Jun 10, 2013
Jul 10, 2013
Ms. Judi Jackson
Full Time
Position Summary
The multimedia editor will join a team of communications professionals dedicated to producing high quality publications and developing a strong multimedia and online presence to inform people around the world about population, health, and the environment. The multimedia editor will design and produce data visualizations, including infographics and motion graphics (animations), based on PRB publications, interviews with demographic experts, or news about demographic trends. The incumbent will also work with the communications team and other PRB staff to create graphics and illustrations for PRB’s print and online publications.

Primary Responsibilities
•Designs and produces data visualizations (infographics, motion graphics, etc.).
•Designs graphics and illustrations to be used in PRB website products and videos.
•Designs and produces interactive graphics using Tableau and other software and supports other staff learning and using the software.
•Assists multimedia producer during interview production and post-production.
•Assists in website updates.

•B.A. degree in film production or equivalent and at least three years’ experience in multimedia content development and data visualizations.
•Strong understanding of visual storytelling and experience creating data visualizations that efficiently communicate a visual message in an informative and engaging way.
•Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (CS6), particularly the following programs: After Effects, Premiere, Illustrator, Photoshop.
•Ability to synthesize and present complex concepts and data for a general audience.
•Strong attention to detail.
•Demonstrated management, time management, and problem-solving skills to ensure smooth operation of all aspects of the job.
•Knowledge and experience in using content management systems, such as Sitecore.
•Knowledge of Tableau helpful.
•Knowledge of French or Spanish helpful.

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. PRB has an excellent benefits package, including generous health, leave, and retirement plans.

Please send cover letter with salary requirements and resume to HR Director, Population Reference Bureau at No phone calls please.