Assistant Director/Digital Media Public Relations, Rose Hill Fordham University
Fordham University has an excellent reputation as a dynamic institution located in New York City. Founded in 1841, Fordham enrolls more than 16,000 undergraduate and graduate students in its 9 Colleges and Schools.
Position Summary Oversees the production of all video content to include high-definition web streams of sport in events, on ESPN+, specialty shows and highlights, and all aspects of the video boards.
Essential Functions •Serves as Producer/Director for all live streamed events on ESPN+. •Develops and grows the video capabilities of the department by focusing on distribution of content through fordhamsports.com, social media, and video boards. •Produces and edits special feature videos, hype videos, all in-game promotional videos and content creation for all athletic venue video boards. •Shoots green screen video to edit for scoreboard and social motion graphics. •Creates highlight packages for Fordham sporting events to be distributed through digital media. •Recruits, trains, and manages a diverse staff of student employees to aid in the video production. •Produces and directs all content to be displayed on the on video scoreboards to promote an exciting and interactive game atmosphere. •Complies with all University policies and procedures, and all NCAA, Atlantic 10, and Patriot League rules and regulations. •Performs other duties as assigned.
Required Qualifications •Bachelor’s degree required; or in lieu of the degree a minimum of 4 years of relevant experience. •Understanding of Adobe Creative Suite with particular focus on Adobe Premier, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Media Encoder, Adobe Photoshop. •Experience using social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube. •Ability to work a varied schedule including nights and weekends, holidays and some travel. •Experience working with DSLR Camera and Gimbals. •Ability to troubleshoot issues in-game. •Successful candidates should have a knowledge of and commitment to the goals of Jesuit Education.
Preferred Qualifications •Experience with TriCaster. •Experience producing live streams with ESPN+. •Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.
ABOUT FORDHAM Founded in 1841, Fordham is the Jesuit University of New York, offering an exceptional education distinguished by the Jesuit tradition to more than 16,000 students in its 9 colleges and schools. It has residential campuses in the Bronx and Manhattan, a campus in West Harrison, N.Y., the Louis Calder Center Biological Field Station in Armonk, N.Y., and the London Centre in the United Kingdom.
Fordham University is committed to excellence through diversity and welcomes candidates of all backgrounds.
Fordham is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories