Responsible to the Director of Creative Services, this position will oversee game day broadcast operations with preparation and execution of broadcasts. Key responsibilities include scheduling and training of student staff. Preparing documents for broadcast and equipment set-up; and performing other related duties as assigned. This position requires working nights, weekend and holidays.
Description of Job Duties: • Production of the department’s ESPN3, ESPN+ and other live streaming productions by producing and directing shows • Creates video content for use across multiple digital platforms with an emphasis on feature content for ESPN+ broadcasts and video board use. Post-production work is done through Adobe Creative Suite. • Ensuring the continued success of the student production crew by overseeing the recruitment, scheduling, organization, and communication with the student workers. • Assisting the media relations staff with video requests. •Travels with selected sports programs to provide coverage of events. • Performing other related duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Applicants must have experience producing live events as well as knowledge of broadcast concepts and terminology.
Knowledge of NDI and Dante workflows is preferred.
Must have strong technical troubleshooting skills with broadcast equipment.
Experience with Adobe software including After Effects, Premiere Pro, and Photoshop required.
Experience with production switchers, graphics, replay and audio consoles.
Experience with DSLR filming and editing required.
Experience with creating unique and original content.
Attention to detail.
Self-starter with an outstanding work ethic.
Ability to prioritize multiple tasks.
Must have high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations and information.
Strong teamwork aptitude.
Excellent communication, presentation, and listening skills.
Ability to work independently and coordinate multiple tasks.
Employee shall adhere to all applicable rules and regulations of East Tennessee State University, the Southern Conference, and the NCAA.
Bachelor's Degree required
Minimum of one year experience working in Athletic Video Production required
Minimum two years’ experience working in Athletic Video Production at the Division I and/or professional sports level preferred
Review of applications will begin on June 22, 2021.
Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references.