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Part-Time Digital Asset Management Assistant, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA

Job Description:
The part-time digital asset management assistant will help us process our photo shoots using our DAM system (Portfolio Extensis). The assistant will be responsible for uploading and adding metadata to all shoots. Our database which currently contains over 200,000 assets, is used by multiple departments throughout Harvard Law School and is the primary digital photo collection of "current" law school images.

The ideal candidate is someone in their first or second year at Simmons who has a strong interest in this work and who could work with us for 2+ years as they finish their graduate degree. The individual should have experience working with and managing digital asset management systems and have an understanding of working with taxonomies and meta data. The assistant would also help with our WordPress site, helping to add images to the media library and to create photo galleries.

Skills: Familiarity with WordPress, Photoshop; strong communications skills; strong visual skills; independent worker and self-starter, does not require extensive direction, strong attention to detail and someone who is naturally curious and motivated, collaborative and willing to take on all tasks. Position begins immediately.

Application Instructions:
Please send cover letter and resume to

The position is for 10-12 hours per week, $18-20 per hour depending on experience. The hours are flexible within the work week. All work is done on site.

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