UNC-Greensboro Athletics Seeks Video Production Coordinator
UNC-Greensboro Athletics is currently seeking to fill the position of Video Production Coordinator.
The Video Production Coordinator’s primary responsibility is to market and promote the Department of Athletics and its teams through video. The VPC will report directly to the Assistant AD for Athletic Communications and Marketing. The VPC will serve as the primary contact for the Spartan Sports Link (SSL) program which is a student group that receives hands-on experience working Southern Conference Digital Network broadcasts on a volunteer or for-credit basis. The Spartan Sports Link is an immersive learning program that pulls students from multiple majors on campus, including media studies and communication studies. The primary goal of the SSL is to teach UNCG students about all aspects of sports production while providing real world experiences. The Spartan Sports Link program provides students with hands on experience in video production and the VPC will actively teach students in all aspects of broadcasts. The VPC will work closely with the Director of Undergraduate Studies in the media studies program to recruit students for the SSL program. The VPC will also be responsible for student evaluation as it pertains to internship credits via the SSL program.
The Spartan Sports Link student group teaches and collaborates with UNCG students on video production. The Spartan Sports Link program provides students with hands on experience in video production and the VPC will actively teach students in all aspects of broadcasts. The VPC will be in charge of all Southern Conference Digital Network broadcasts and will continue UNCG’s move towards ESPN3 broadcast capabilities. Other duties will include developing video content for www.uncgspartans.com, including shooting, editing and producing features, recaps, etc., along with working as on-camera talent. The VPC must be able to work numerous projects at one time and work on tight deadlines to get video on the website and social media in a timely manner. Additionally, the VPC will work closely with the marketing department and Spartan Club producing videos that will assist in revenue generation and branding. The VPC must be comfortable interviewing coaches and student-athletes as well as working as on-camera talent. The VPC will also be charged with continuing the growth of the Spartan Sports Link program on campus, making contacts with various departments on campus and recruiting new students into the program each program. The VPC will work closely with the Video Production Assistant on a day-to-day basis, splitting sport responsibilities as necessary.
A bachelor’s degree is required and a master’s degree is preferred. At least two years of experience in athletic video production is required and preference will be given to candidates with collegiate sports experience. Understanding of NCAA rules is desired. Demonstrated expertise in written and oral communication skills is a prerequisite. The VPC must be goal and tasks oriented and possess excellent communication and organizational skills. The VPC must be creative and self-motivated to accomplish tasks. Experience in working with editing programs (i.e. Adobe Premiere Pro or similar program) is a requirement. Experience working on the production side of athletic broadcasts is preferred (Xpression graphics, Ross Switchers, 3-Play, etc.). Technical knowledge of video equipment is preferred. The job will include extensive evening, weekend and holiday assignments.
To apply, please go to https://jobsearch.uncg.edu/postings/search and search for posting #7204. All applicants must apply via the jobsearch.uncg.edu portal.