One position for a fixed-term work contract is opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the area of Science Communication and Outreach.
Admission Requirements :
Experience with video production and photography; good command of the usual media editing tools (e.g. Canva, Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, or equivalent), contact with mass e-mail platforms such as MailChimp, as well as productivity tools (e.
Presentation of a portfolio, as detailed in the Required Documents section.
Work Objectives :
The work will be carried out in a science research institute environment, with the objective to collect, prepare and disseminate internally and externally news in multimedia format about technical achievements of the researchers, events, and other aspects of the institute’s life.
The candidate must have the ability to talk to researchers about their work and translate it to nonprofessional language for the news. Tasks include :
Daily preparation of news for IT’s information channels (e.g. IT’s website, Facebook, Twiter, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIN) using information spontaneously sent by researchers, as well as actively gathered through interviews with them (visit www.
Interfacing with communication offices from the associated Universities, as well as external social media, participation in the monthly meetings of the communication officers of all research institutes associated with Instituto Superior Técnico.
Required Documents :
Link for a personal portfolio of prior productions, showing clearly the candidate’s ability to write a news piece, and to produce multimedia content.
Alternatively, the candidate can produce dedicated content for this application : a 1-minute video, plus 1-page news piece, as well as 1-page composition of a simulated webpage (PDF).
The candidate is free to choose any topic related to science, and shall consider the general public as the intended audience.
The graphical design is an evaluation factor for the three previous items.
Contacto : All the selection process is conducted through the IT web portal. Application Period : 05-04-2021 to 28-04-2021 Duration : One year, renewable.
Start date : May 15, 2021 (or soon thereafter no later than the 1st of June 2021). Monthly salary : 1.256,73€ (gross).