Media Manager

Cambridge

WHAT DOES THIS JOB INVOLVE? 

Our Media Managers are responsible for documenting the entire 3 week summer school 
from both the students and staff point of view through photography and some short 
films. 

You will be taking photos and film footage in classes, at outdoor activities, evening events 
and on cultural trips and activities. Photos will need to be uploaded to Facebook albums 
on a daily basis and film footage will be used to compile your end of session memories 
video, as well as a staff lip sync video. 

ISSOS will also provide a set list of photographs that will be needed of specific student 
groups and for the campus magazine, The ISSOS Times. The main social media feeds will 
be managed by Head Office but you will be managing the Stories aspect of 
Instagram/Facebook and TikTok. 

As the Media Manager, you will be responsible for managing your own time and for 
making sure all media content is edited and uploaded as soon as possible. All of our 
summer positions are fully residential and this position is a fantastic opportunity to get 
involved with all aspects of the summer school and truly help to make memories for our 
students and staff teams. 

YOUR MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES: 

● Taking, editing and uploading photos daily 
● Make sure all required shots are taken as stated in the handbook 
● Managing and producing several short films 
● Managing Instagram/Facebook stories for your campus, and TikTok 
● Managing your time effectively to make sure you can document different parts of 
the day: Classes, activities, evening programs etc 

WHAT SKILLS/EXPERIENCE DO YOU NEED? 

● Strong photography skills (samples asked for) 
● Knowledge and understanding of photo editing 
● Experience shooting and editing short films 
● Good Time management and high work speed. 
● Social Media savvy 

THE TYPE OF PERSON WE ARE LOOKING FOR: 

● Must be good with people and able to create connections quickly 
● Creative ideas and the ability to communicate and execute them 
● Fun in nature and doesn’t take themselves too seriously 
● Works well in a team and has a flexible attitude


● Stays calm under pressure 
● Has clear and effective communication skills 
● Is enthusiastic with the ability to self-motivate and use their initiative 

WHO CAN APPLY? 

To apply for our roles you must either be a UK or a US citizen, or have the legal right to 
work in the country you are applying for a role in. Please note that we cannot sponsor 
visas for working in the UK. 

ANYTHING ELSE YOU SHOULD KNOW? 

● All of our staff must pass a full criminal background check* 
● We provide full bed and board for you at our campuses, plus fixed payment 
● This role is available in St Andrews and Cambridge 

WHAT WILL YOU GET OUT OF IT? 

This is a brilliant opportunity for anyone looking to develop their portfolio and who is 
looking for a position that they can really make an impact on and have a certain amount 
of creative flexibility. You will be able to build your skills in taking photos and film footage 
in a variety of different settings and environments at the same time as having a fantastic 
summer experience of your own. No two days at ISSOS are the same and we are really 
proud of the fact that our staff team have as much fun during the summer as our 
students do. 

WHEN AND WHERE WE NEED YOU: 

St Andrews: 25th June - 15th August 2022 

Cambridge: 9th July - 4th August 2022 

Yale: ISSOS at Yale will return in 2023

Read our staff testimonials or check out our Staff FAQs

Disclaimer 
*ISSOS International and ISSOS USA are committed to safeguarding and promoting the 
welfare of its students and expects all stakeholders to share this commitment. Successful 
applicants will be expected to hold a current PVG/DBS or equivalent enhanced 
background check/be willing to obtain one. The cost of this will be covered by the 
company. Employment will be subject to the company receiving two references from 
previous employees covering your suitability for the specific position and working with 
those under 18 years old.
 

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