Job responsibilities include creating and managing multimedia content in all areas of the department including in-venue productions, broadcasts, social media/website and external revenue generation. Oversees all in-venue productions including game production scripting, videoboard content, in-game promotions, music, spirit groups and public-address announcer. Also has oversight of the department’s live broadcasts on ESPN3 and CSN Digital. Position is responsible for the unit’s budget, equipment and managing staff including a large student staff.
You must submit an on-line application in order to be considered as an applicant for this position. You can view the full job description and apply on-line here: https://www.jobs.cmich.edu/postings/28017
Bachelor’s degree in broadcasting, digital media, or related field. Two years of experience creating and managing multimedia content. Experience in collegiate athletics or professional sports. Supervisory experience. Multimedia editing skills and graphical capabilities. Deadline-oriented, strong communication skills and works well under pressure. Working knowledge of intercollegiate athletics and sports photography. Ability to perform the essential functions of the job.
Five years experience in athletics multimedia (content or live production). Three years experience in video editing and motion graphics. Experience in live sports videoboard production with videoboard equipment (preferably Daktronics). Experience managing a department budget and equipment purchases.
Additional Salary Information: salary commensurate with experience
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