Auburn Athletics is seeking candidates for the Assistant Athletics Director, War Eagle Productions. This position will serve as a key member of the Auburn University Athletics external team. This position will provide strategic direction, management, and oversight of video services, photography, and graphic design for the Auburn University Athletics Department.
Essential functions of this role include, but are not limited to:
-Directs and manages all video operations and creative services for the Auburn University Athletics Department.
-Coordinates live and post production videos for all sports programs and provides engineering support for production facilities and equipment.
-Provides oversight to the War Eagle Productions staff, managing the department within the framework of a balanced budget. Provides management, guidance, training and evaluation to department staff.
-Serves as the primary liaison to the SEC Network to ensure ongoing collaboration and integration.
-Works closely with Auburn Sports Properties to incorporate corporate sponsorship fulfillment.
-Serve as a member of the athletics department's external team, tasked with growing the Auburn brand through effective messaging, increasing fan engagement and attendance at athletics events, and maximizing revenue generation.
-Ensures and complies with all applicable National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and Southeastern Conference (SEC) regulations in the performance of job duties.
AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by applicable law.
Entry into the applicant pool requires a Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in Communications, Radio Television and Film, Broadcast Journalism, Engineering, or related field; plus five (5) years of experience in multimedia or video production services, preferably related to a sports program.
Internal Number: 28409
About Auburn University
Auburn University has developed into one of the largest universities in the South, remaining in the educational forefront with its traditional blend of arts and applied science and changing with the needs of today while living with a respect for the traditions and spirit that are Auburn. The Athletics Department, in keeping with the mission of the University, and in a spirit of inclusion, encouraging diversity and equitable treatment for all, will seek to abide by the rules, to manage its fiscal affairs in a responsible manner, to educate its student-athletes, and to win championships, thereby bringing credit to Auburn and its people. The Auburn Tigers compete at the highest level of intercollegiate athletics as a charter member of the Southeastern Conference. Auburn fields 19 varsity teams with approximately 500 student-athletes supported by more than 225 full-time staff on the campus of Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama.