The Africa Digital Media Institute (ADMI) is a leading creative media and technology training institution, offering practical courses in Film and TV Production, Mass Communication, Music Production, Sound Engineering, Animation & Motion Graphics, Graphic Design, Digital Marketing, Photography, Multimedia, and Digital Marketing.
A truly pan-African institution, ADMI hosts students from more than 10 countries at its Nairobi campus.
ADMI combines high-spec technical training in creative media and technology with intensive digital and soft-skills coaching, along with a rigorous apprenticeship process, to achieve a 100% placement rate. Collectively, ADMI and its Foundation and Studios form an innovative learn-and-work social enterprise whereby young creatives get the training, mentorship and resources they need to turn their passion into a profession.
ADMI aims to double its student body in January 2017 and is currently undertaking global searches to recruit Adjunct Faculty for our expanding Music Production & Sound Engineering Program with expertise in one or more of the following areas:
• Acoustics Fundamentals
• History of Music & Music Technology
• Intro to Live Sound and Live Sound Setup
• Critical Listening
• Basics of Music Production
• Songwriting and composition
• Artist Development – Performance
• Composing for Media and Games
• Music Business
• Advanced Acoustics – Studio
• Digital Audio Editing
• Intro and Advanced Mixing
• Advanced Music Production
• Music Synthesis
• DJing & Half Life
• Live Sound Concert
• Multitrack Recording for Studio & Live
• Digital Audio Environment
As a member of ADMI’s faculty, you provide valuable mentoring for tomorrow’s leading digital professionals and creative entrepreneurs. You’ll bring passion and expertise to student instruction using innovative teaching methods and reflecting the latest industry trends in your discipline. You will join a team of inspiring composers, musicians, and live and studio sound engineers and work closely with our learning specialists in order to redefine higher education for the creative industry.
If you are highly motivated to create more opportunities for young people in the creative media and technology space and believe strongly in relevance and quality in higher education, we’d like to hear from you!
TASKS & RESPONSIBILITIES
Perform the day to day total productive maintenance to ensure that machinery are maintained in an effective, up to date accurate manner
Complete equipment/parts audits
Maintain a safe working environment
Manage, implement and improve continuous projects
Manage personal development and performance
Communicate/interact with the client, technicians and the office to ensure flow of projects and customer requirements
Fault find in a logical and professional manner
Attend to breakdowns telephonically and physically Knowledge and Experience
Knowledge of Krones technology and its range of equipment
Exposure to complex projects
Sales business knowledge
Strong verbal and written skills
Strong interpersonal skills – team builder and participant
QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS
Diploma/University Degree in Mechanical Engineering/Mechatronics
3-5 years in engineering experience
Solid and proven technical background
Very good negotiation and communication skills
Self-motivated, independent, solution orientated, deadline driven individual with strong time management skills
Strong analytical ability, attention to detail and strategic thinker
Project a professional image, lead by example, encourage team work and compliance with work processes and procedures
Build mutually beneficial relationships internally and externally Specific Job Skills
Highly skilled in time management
Solid problem solving skills and ability to focus on both strategically and tactically to achieve business goals
MS Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project (pref)
Ability to Read/Write in English and do Calculations.
Perform varied work assignments and constantly prioritise work load by ensuring that deadlines and clients expectations are met or exceeded where possible
Ability to work in a high volume and intense working environment
Solution orientated and results driven
Professional liaison with all levels of management and technical clients, both internally and externally
Project leadership and mentoring skills to colleagues and clients
Able to travel both domestic and foreign
Possess a valid passport
Professional Portfolio and detailed CV are to be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
If Applying for Music Production & Sound Engineering Faculty, mark the subject as “2597”, Your Full name & Phone number e.g. 2597 Barack Obama, +2547xxxxxxxx.
While if you are applying for , If Applying for Service Technician Mechanical/Mechatronics, mark the subject as “2595”, Your Full name & Phone number e.g. 2595 Barack Obama, +2547xxxxxxxx.
If you don’t follow these instructions, your application will not go through.
Deadline for receiving applications: 20th January 2017