Two-year position beginning in January of 2019 includes tuition reimbursement, an $8,000 stipend per year plus summer hourly wage.
Assist in the planning, development, and dispersal of video to social media and other outlets to showcase Intercollegiate Athletics’ accomplishments and programs. Reports to Video Producer for athletic communications or designated supervisor.
Examples of duties/essential functions:
•Independently managing videography and editing for video productions and live video broadcasts. •Providing video camera operation for single and multiple coverage and lighting for video projects. •Setting and striking of studio and field productions, performing technical tasks related to video production, transporting production equipment, and overseeing studio operations and equipment maintenance and repair. •Editing video, selecting music and designing digital video effects and graphics in order to create a finished product. •Coordinate interviews and video sessions with sports information directors. •Promote Kent State athletics through use of social media. •May supervise students and/or provide functional guidance of support staff or other employees who work on a project or assignment on a temporary or intermittent basis. •Perform related duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree required; preferred in digital media, journalism, or communication. Experience in sports broadcasting or relevant area. Must be able to work nontraditional hours, including evenings and weekends. Must meet the admission requirements for graduate school at Kent State.
Knowledge of field production techniques, standards and skills in visualizing and shooting concepts.
Hand-held camera expertise and use of camera stabilization and support equipment such as C-Stands, Gimbal, sliders, etc.
Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud Production for video production.
Strong project/time management skills.
Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
Work nontraditional hours, including evenings and weekends. Possible travel with teams.
About Kent State University - Athletics
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