The Director of Video Production will work as a member of the Intercollegiate Athletics Broadcasting & Production staff, and be under the direct supervision of the Assistant Athletics Director of Broadcasting & Production.
The Director of Video Production will edit creative audio visual content across all of Maryland Athletics platforms, serve as the primary producer for the men’s basketball team, and help to develop and implement a video content plan to enhance the brand of Maryland Athletics across sports. The Director of Video Production will assist to create and preserve the Maryland Athletics video identity and brand through creative audio visual production for multiplatform distribution. Distribution includes: Maryland athletic venues, social media, recruiting efforts, website, and special projects.
In coordination with the Assistant Athletic Director of Broadcasting & Production, the Director of Video Production will create a video production plan. Includes pre-production and working with other external units to ensure successful production of all video elements. Creating and executing the post-production plan to deliver video assets on time.
The Director of Video Production will have oversight of two Assistant Directors of Production and will work with them to establish yearly and quarterly goals for the Production side of the Broadcast & Production unit.
Will oversee the hiring and teaching students to assist with responsibilities, providing real-world experience in a fast-paced environment and perform duties as assigned.
To Apply: Submit applications electronically at https://ejobs.umd.edu. Search for position number 125008. For best consideration applications should include (1) cover letter, (2) resume, and (3) names and contact information of at least three references.
Best Consideration Date: Apply by May 5, 2021.
More information on Maryland Athletics can be found at www.umterps.com.
The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
Bachelor’s degree required in Video Production, graphic design, or a related field with experience.
Minimum three (3) years of experience with non-linear editing (Premiere, Final Cut), graphics programs (Photoshop, Illustrator), and two (2) years experience with motion graphics programs (After Effects, Cinema 4D)
Proficiency with Mac systems and Adobe Creative Suite
Ability to produce and create exciting audio visual mediums
Must be able to work flexible hours, including frequent evenings and weekends.
Preference will be given to those candidates with NCAA Division I production experience at the Power-5 level, specifically with a revenue-generating sport, and to those with provable experience in event video production.
Internal Number: 125008
About University of Maryland
The University of Maryland is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and is located on a beautiful campus located eight miles north of the nation's capital in College Park, which was recently rated "Best place to Raise Kids in Maryland" by Bloomberg.com. The campus is also near Columbia, Maryland, which was listed as the #2 “Best Place to Live” by Money Magazine. The Athletic Program has won 20 national championships over the last 15 years and is a charter member of the Big Ten Conference. Currently, 78 of the University's academic programs are ranked in their respective Top 25 nationally.