Reporting to the Video Production Manager, the Creative Video Coordinator will work individually and as part of a team to ensure the production of high-quality, compelling videos for Temple Athletics. The Creative Video Coordinator will be responsible for owning the production process from start to finish: conceptualizing, coordinating, writing, shooting, and editing videos for OwlSports.com, Temple Athletics social media accounts, in-venue video boards, and television commercials. This position will produce highlight/interview packages, behind-the-scenes features, student-athlete profiles, social media hype videos, intro videos, and in-game marketing elements. Other duties as assigned.
Assist Video Production Manager in the production of all athletic multimedia content
Shoot and edit video content for OwlsTV across all platforms, including official website, social media accounts, in-venue video boards, and television
Work with Digital Media team to produce innovative and engaging content for social media platforms, including GIFs, animations, short videos, and other social media-specific content
Assist in coverage of athletic events, with a particular focus on identifying organic video content for social media platforms
Assist in the production of live game production for in-venue video boards in Liacouras Center, McGonigle Hall, and Temple Sports Complex
Act as game day liaison for Temple University’s School of Media and Communication’s streaming of select athletic events
Create motion graphics for use in web, social media, video board, and live streaming content
Fulfill all media, institution, and internal requests for video footage
Assist in training Video Production Graduate Extern and student interns in best practices for video production
Coordinate with other Temple Athletics departments, including compliance, marketing, academics, and development to fulfill requests for video content
Travel with select teams to provide video coverage of away events
Required Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of two years’ of experience working in sports video production at the collegiate level or in the television or other mass communication mediums. Experience shooting on DSLR/cinema cameras and editing on non-linear editing software; experience in the Adobe Creative Suite, primarily Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, Illustrator and Photoshop; experience shooting event-driven videos, feature videos, and producing/directing live broadcasts. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
Required Skills and Abilities:
Proficiency as a cinematographer, including technical skill with DSLR and cinema cameras.
Expertise in managing the full production process and producing high-quality videos, including proficiency in Adobe Premiere Pro and Adobe After Effects.
Experience in live production setup and operation, including familiarity with Newtek Tricaster.
Ability to demonstrate creativity in both shooting and editing, and produce innovative content without direct supervision.
Experience in a managerial or leadership role directing students and/or graduate externs in both live and non-live production practices.
Strong organizational skills, interpersonal skills, and a commitment to customer service.
Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends.
Strong integrity and character who shares a commitment for knowing and complying with NCAA, Conference, and University rules.
In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.