Creative video content creator (hype, highlights, promotions) for social media (all sports) and arena video boards at football, basketball, volleyball and baseball
Shooting/editing/producing of a range of high-quality video content for use across ACU Athletics social/digital platforms and in-venue displays.
Lead and execute the creative video content strategy with direction from Assistant AD for Communications and Associate AD for Marketing
Complete projects in a timely manner, while meeting the overall strategy and philosophy goals of the department.
Collaborate with supervisors and team to maintain strategy and content calendar to produce videos and digital elements for internal and external promotional efforts.
Assist in maintaining staff vision and philosophy for all social media platforms.
Meet quick turnarounds to post high-quality videos.
Provide insight to push department forward with emerging trends in social, digital media, as well as in-venue entertainment.
Assist with creative media needs in support of social media, marketing, recruiting, messaging, communications, ticket sales and attendance.
Ensure consistency in brand guidelines and messaging related to content and posting.
Expect travel with multiple teams throughout the year.
Other duties may be assigned.
A. Plan, conceptualize, film and edit creative video content for daily marketing of athletics programs and events.
B. Regularly produce graphic and video content for in venue video displays: video boards, ribbon boards, display screens, etc.
C. Produce pre game and post game highlight videos for website and social media.
D. Assist with the preparation and production of home events for web based broadcasts.
ACU is affiliated with the fellowship of the Church of Christ. This position requires the employee to be a professing Christian and to be willing to support the Christian mission of ACU.
Professional Development Requirements
Bachelor's degree, preferably in broadcast communications, multimedia, journalism, graphic design, communications or sports administration
Outstanding writing, communication and interpersonal skills.
Project management and teamwork skills
Previous experience working with video content creation and web streaming. Experience in athletics is preferred.
Photography & Videography experience.
Knowledge of DSLR cameras, Black magic, Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, Lightroom, Adobe Media Encoder, XPression CG and Graphics, Click Effects, GIF and motion graphic creation.
B. Training Modules Required
Continuous improvement of project management/time management skills
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