The University of North Dakota Department of Athletics is currently recruiting for an Assistant Director of Video Content. The primary function of the Assistant Director of Video Content is to help execute creative video content strategy across all channels and platforms for North Dakota Athletics. The entire University will benefit from the exposure produced by this position. Must have a commitment to compliance with all NCAA rules and regulations. Must provide support and encouragement and ensure the safety and well-being of the student-athletes. The purpose of UND Athletics is to initiate, stimulate and improve the athletics program for student-athletes to promote and develop their education leadership, physical fitness, athletic excellence and provide opportunities for participation in a sport of choice. Its competitive athletics program is designed to be a vital part of the University of North Dakota’s education system by stressing the importance of each student-athlete being an active part of the student body while making satisfactory progress toward a baccalaureate degree.
Duties & Responsibilities
Produce live video content for department.
Ensure streams of all home games are working and ready to fix if/when needed.
Produce and is responsible for video streaming of games and special events including, but not limited to, crewing, equipment, set up/strike, technology, connectivity, communication, and platform.
Serve as game day producer of video board production for events in The Betty Engelstad Sioux Center.
Produce and is responsible for pre-production elements.
Coordinate distribution to television master control and to webcast provider.
Maintain all video equipment & ensure it is in proper working order.
Lead equipment and facility upgrades.
Produce and is responsible for select on-demand content, such as Through These Doors.
Produce and is responsible for intro videos for select athletic programs.
Produce and is responsible for TV commercials and hype videos.
Other duties as assigned by Director of Video Content.
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
Must have effective professional working relationship with student-athletes, staff, administration, alumni, and general public.
Must have commitment to NCAA compliance and follow all NCAA, conference and UND rules and regulations.
Must provide support and encouragement and ensure the safety and well-being of the student-athletes including having a valid driver’s license.
Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, video production, or related field.
One (1) year of experience as an intern, part-time, or full-time in sports, news video production, or related video production.
Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud.
Successful completion of a criminal history background check.
Valid Driver’s License
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the US and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire. This position does not support visa sponsorship for continued employment.
One (1) year of full-time experience in sports, news video production, or related video production.
Experience with video cameras, Tri-Caster, 3-Play, Chryon.
Experience with Adobe Premier Pro.
Experience with Adobe After Effects.
Experience with Adobe Photoshop.
Knowledge of intercollegiate athletics through experience.