The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

 
This posting is Closed

Assistant Sports Information Director - Media Relations Video Supervisor

Hiring department Intercol Athletics
Monthly salary $3,583 - $3,750+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Variable
Posting number 12-11-28-01-0825
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

Extended hours, weekends and holidays based on events scheduling.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply

Additional Information

Purpose

Develop, direct and implement the production of video content for Texas Athletics websites and social media platforms.

Essential Functions

Provide supervision, guidance and direction to staff videographers/editors in establishing and managing an extensive video production schedule. Coordinate with media relations staff to ensure coverage of all events and manage multiple projects simultaneously. Produce, shoot and edit video content packages that involves interviewing coaches, student-athletes, staff members and event coordinators; shoot b-roll footage and other necessary video elements. Take video segments from concept to production to edit/completion in a timely manners as prescribed by media relations staff. Utilize creativity but also to take direction from media relations and coaching personnel to produce the necessary high-quality video to meet specific needs. Manage the posting of video for local/regional/national media FTP sharing site. Log and store all necessary archive video. Coordinate with New Media staff in managing videos on website and social media platforms. Maintain and manage video equipment inventory. Work jointly with media relations staff to develop and maintain content for recruiting-based web sites for all of UT's intercollegiate athletics programs. Work cooperatively with Longhorn Network in sharing video and managing usage of stories produced by the network. Drive a UT or personal vehicle on campus and off. Assist with supervision of student assistants; work with marketing, fundraising and ticket offices regarding ticket sales, promotions, event coordination, fundraising and special events. Assist in transporting and setting up of video equipment and production elements, work outdoors during events. Work and host conference and NCAA events as necessary; attend outside functions and activities as a representative of the department.

Licenses: Class "C" Operator's Driver's License. Applicant selected must provide a current three year Driving Record from the current state of residence. If not currently a Texas resident, must obtain a Texas Driver's License within 30 days after entering Texas as a new resident.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelor's Degree. Professional, positive, problem-solver. Minimum five years experience in television broadcast and/or webcast production. Experience supervising staff and coordinating/maintaining production of event schedules. Highly developed creativity and organizational skills. Proficient in Final Cut Pro video editing software, Adobe Premiere Pro and Adobe Photoshop software. Experienced in the practical use of video cameras to capture high-quality video for storytelling (work samples required). Knowledge and experience with the technical use of professional/industrial grade digital cameras. Knowledge and use of video conversion software for distribution to web or broadcast. Experience with professional lighting equipment and techniques. Experience with professional audio equipment including microphones, wireless microphones, placement of microphones, multi-box/bridges and connectors. Ability to multitask and manage several projects simultaneously. Demonstrated knowledge of NCAA rules and compliance concepts as the pertain to publicity and promotional efforts. Ability to take video segments from concept to production to edit/completion in a timely manner to meet requirements. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of Adobe After Effects software is preferred. Proficiency in three-point lighting and television/stage lighting techniques including use of incandescent, fluorescent and/or tungsten lights, along with dimmers, gels and other lighting enhancement materials. Knowledge of technical aspects pertaining to technical quality of video production, i.e. use of waveform monitors, oscilloscopes, maintaining and repairing equipment, etc.

Working conditions

May work in all weather conditions May work in extreme temperatures Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Climbing of stairs Climbing of ladders Lifting and moving Long hours, weekends and holidays. Travel required.

Return to top of page