Multi-Media Specialist (MMS)

Job Locations AF-Bagram AB
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/14/2020 7:27 AM)
Location : Location
AF-Bagram AB
Clearance Requirement
Top Secret/SCI
Job Requires Relocation


SOSi is seeking a Multi-Media Specialist to provide high-quality infographics and presentations for website, social media and presentation purposes. The duties include gathering data from the government customer and other pertinent leaders to draft a graphic presentation of the material. The MMS will report to the designated Program Manager.  


  • Uses creative skills in art and design to communicate a story, message or idea
  • Creates images and designs by using the traditional hand skills of drawing and painting, alongside other techniques, to meet design requirements as required 
  • Develops conceptual media products such a commercials  
  • Video editing to include sub-titles and other applicable editing as required
  • Create and edit audio messaging and other forms of media creation and editing
  • Potential need for meme creation and social media usage
  • Transcribe video and audio products such a pod casts, as required
  • Determines the medium best suited to producing desired visual effects and most appropriate vehicle for communicating media message
  • Prepares sketches, layouts and graphic elements using traditional tools, multimedia software and image processing, layout and design software
  • Works with pre-existing photos/graphic images, and illustration archives
  • Develops storyboards for electronic productions
  • Develops clear, precise and visually stimulating power point slides and infographics
  • Edit video products
  • Photo editing
  • Conduct taped interviews in the studio and in the field, to include ceremonies and events, battlefield circulations, and interviews with general officers and other key leaders
  • Support the team as required, including office administrative duties, visitor escort, and other additional duties  


  • Active in scope TOP SECRET security clearance with SCI eligibility
  • Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, Graphic Design, Media Production, marketing or related field preferred
  • Five (5) years of experience working in multi-media production
  • Demonstrate traditional hand skills of drawing and painting alongside other techniques
  • Possesses specialized graphic design expertise and experience with graphic design software
  • Working proficiency in Illustrator, Adobe PageMaker, Premier, Freehand, Dreamweaver, Photoshop CS3, InDesign and Streamline; Macromedia Director, and other multi-media graphics software in Windows or Apple platforms required
  • Possess expertise in PowerPoint design
  • Demonstrate experience drafting and producing infographics
  • Former Military Occupational Specialty of Graphic Illustrator or Combat Camera or equivalent training a plus
  • Excellent written, oral, briefing, interpersonal and technical skills



  • Ability to function effectively and efficiently in a combat zone, during extended periods of high pressure and stress
  • Ability to wear up to 50lbs of combat gear, including vest and helmet
  • Ability to live and work on a US military installation in Afghanistan
  • 72 hours of support per week, 6 days per week is the usual shift. Additional surge requirements may be needed

Preferred Qualifications


  • Fluency in a foreign language such as Dari and Pashto preferred, not required


Working Conditions

  • Willingness to live and work under environmental and other conditions that may be uncomfortable or hazardous at times.
  • Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse conditions.
  • Requires periods of non-traditional working hours including consecutive nights or weekends when necessary.
  • Fast paced, deadline-oriented environment.
  • May require periods of non-traditional working hours including consecutive nights or weekends (if applicable).

SOSi is an equal employment opportunity employer and affirmative action employer. All interested individuals will receive consideration and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance diversity and inclusion of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.


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