The University of Evansville, a member of the Missouri Valley Conference, invites applications for the position of Technical Director for Purple Aces Productions. This position assists the Assistant AD for Purple Aces Productions in producing and directing all aspects of live-stream production of all “The Valley on ESPN” events according to the University’s contractual obligations. Recruit, train and manage a part-time/event based professional, as well as a student workforce to fulfill the production requirements. Produce athletic related video content for commercial and in-game usage. Teaches one class per term, or six credit hours per year, if assigned in the Department of Communications, depending on qualifications. Serves as the lead TV/ESPN technical director for Men’s Basketball, Women’s Basketball, Men’s Soccer, Women’s Soccer, Women’s Volleyball, Baseball and Softball as well as any other web-streaming events. Fully responsible for producing a TV quality event that includes, but is not limited to: staffing, script editing, directing, staging, troubleshooting, final review and edits of all the mentioned events. This person will collaborate and direct other staff to ensure high-quality video, audio, and lighting as well as compatibility and standardization of deliverables for internal and external deployment for TV/ESPN broadcast. Research and enterprise ideas and advancements to continuously improve game day video production. Communicate directly with clients/sponsors on a professional level to ensure their needs are being met and expectations exceeded with the video/promotion output.
Please go to the online application located at http://www.evansville.edu/offices/hr/employmentApp.cfm. To apply for this position, please attach your cover letter, resume, and references also.
Bachelor's degree required; minimum two years experience in athletic-related video event production
The University of Evansville, a member of the Missouri Valley Conference, is home of 17 intercollegiate sports. The University of Evansville is committed to growing and empowering a diverse and inclusive community. We seek to attract talented faculty and staff who are inspired to be changemakers at our institution and in our surrounding community, of which we are an integral part. UE offers a wide variety of benefits to full-time employees, including generous paid time off, tuition remission benefits for employees and dependent family members, an on-site medical clinic, and a comprehensive list of insurance plans and retirement benefits.. The University of Evansville seeks a candidate whose experience will contribute to the University's commitment to diversity and inclusiveness.