The University of Pittsburgh's Broadcast and Video Department is seeking a qualified Assistant Director of Video Production - Pitt Studios to service the needs of the University's Athletic Department. This position will be responsible for collaborating with the Director of Production Management - Pitt Studios to assist with the post-production workload within the Athletic Department. This includes but is not limited to short-term and long-term production calendar planning, shooting and editing of internal and external video requests, assisting with the maintenance of the post-production budget, and overseeing sports team video coverage as directed by the Director of Production Management. This position requires travel for in-season and post-season video. This position requires frequent camera operation, editing, basic graphic creation, and setup/teardown of equipment in Pitt Athletic facilities. This is a position that assists the sports and support areas of Pitt Athletics in achieving success in a Power Five NCAA division l fast-paced, collegiate environment. Understanding how video production can enhance recruitment and support coaching philosophies for Pitt sports programs and other support areas is essential.
Bachelor's degree with one to two years of experience required. Strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud, Planning and Organization, and Communication is preferred. Experience in Lighting equipment, Sony, Canon, and other DSLR camera equipment is preferred. Must also have a basic understanding of audio and Teleprompter equipment. A basic understanding of color correction and sound correction is recommended. Previous Experience with a Division I NCAA Athletic Department is preferred. A combination of experience and education may be substituted for minimum education or experience.
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Assignment Category Full-time regular Job Classification Staff.Athletics.II Campus Pittsburgh Minimum Education Level Required Baccalaureate Minimum Experience Level Required 1-2 years experience Work Schedule Varies Work Arrangement On-Campus: Teams that work on campus, in an office, or in a lab. Hiring Range TBD Based Upon Qualifications Relocation Offered Yes Visa Sponsorship Provided No Background Check For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check Child Protection Clearances The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks are required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance. Required Documents Resume, Cover Letter Optional Documents Not Applicable