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Creation Date: 2017/11/22 11:10:44
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Institute of Applied Technology

Coordinator Multimedia (UAE Nationals Only)
Institute of Applied Technology

Job Description

The Coordinator Multimedia will be responsible for planning and developing multimedia services and products, producing high quality interactive materials in the following areas: video, audio, animation, multimedia authoring and web development, to support teaching, learning and the curriculum. The candidate will also have knowledge of current trends in Website design and the application of new technologies in industry and education.

Duties and Responsibilities will include:

Promote, provide, and oversee multimedia services and support in line with school requirements.

Design fully functioning products that incorporate sound, full-motion video, animation, text and graphics into one application that is interactive for the end user.

Create media presentations using the most appropriate software.

Produce visual solutions to suit IAT communication needs using a mix of creative skills and audience awareness.

Advise Curriculum Specialists on best practices and the effective use of a variety of digital media technologies to enhance teaching and learning.

Work closely with the Instructional Technology team to identify tools to create e-learning materials on the use of all equipment; create screencasts, videos, tutorials and other support materials.

To be the first line of support for all multimedia issues.

Work on multitasks at the same time using a wide range of medias, including photography.

Work both independently and collaboratively with various individuals and departments.

Promote the innovative use of multimedia and IT capabilities among faculty and staff including the development of web-based materials.

Develop procedures to facilitate efficient operations of systems.

Work under pressure and meet deadline.

To undertake such other tasks relevant to the duties of a multimedia coordinator that may be assigned.


Bachelor’s degree in multimedia design, digital media, computer science or relevant discipline from an accredited university.

Desired Certifications:
o Apple Certified Associate - Final Cut Pro X
o Adobe After Effects CS5 Certificate.
o Adobe Premier Pro & Adobe Flash CS6 Certificate.

Minimum 3 years professional experience in multimedia services

Minimum 3 years experience working with Learning/Instructional Resources in an educational setting

 Demonstrated experience in the following (or equivalent) applications: Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat, Dreamweaver, Flash, Quick Time and the following A/V applications, Adobe Premier, iMovie, Final Cut Pro X, Offline (CD-Laptop), Online (Web) including the following audio editing tools; Audacity, GarageBand and Sound Studio.

Demonstrated knowledge of multimedia technology, animation, including the ability to select and produce the appropriate outputs, such as online video or audio, DVD, or for a web platform.

Demonstrated knowledge and experience with video recording and editing.

Sound knowledge of a variety of educational technology tools and applications.

Ability to identify and learn new technologies.

Ability to keep up with new ideas in technology.


Multimedia Design or Digital Media

Job Details

  • Search by Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Search by Industry: Arts/Entertainment/and Media
  • Requirements : Employer (Public Sector)
  • Job Role: Technology
  • Employment Status: Full time
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Number of Vacancies: 1

Preferred Candidate

  • Career Level: Mid Career
  • Years of Experience : Min: 3
  • Residence Location: United Arab Emirates
  • Nationality: United Arab Emirates
  • Degree: Bachelor's degree

Company Profile

With state-of the-art facilities and excellent support services, the Institute of Applied Technology (IAT) offers career-based technical education at the secondary and tertiary levels. IAT’s aim is to meet the industrial and technical challenges and requirements that will allow UAE national students to move on to higher education and pursue their careers in the higher technologies. The IAT, with its campuses in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Dubai, Ras Al Khaimah, Fujairah and Al Shahama, encompasses higher learning start-ups in aviation, logistics, nursing and vocational training.

The Institute is government funded, founded in 2005 through Royal decree of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, and Ruler of Abu Dhabi as a corporate body with full financial and administrative independence.

The teaching medium and mode of communication across the organization is English.

Salary and Benefits:
The IAT offers a competitive tax-free salary, housing allowance, air fare, relocation allowance (if deployed from overseas), medical insurance, gratuity and subsidized education for your children.