The Coordinator, ACC Network reports to the Senior Director, ACC Network Operations, and will assist him/her in the day-to-day execution of ACC Network/ESPN broadcasts of Virginia Tech Athletics as part of the broadcast arm of HokieVision. Through the ACC Network, HokieVision will implement content strategy that tells the stories of the Hokies with a commitment to bringing fans the best broadcast experience consistent with the branding and standards of the ACC Network/ESPN. This position will also assist with training and developing student production assistants in proper network broadcast techniques and will work to develop positive relationships with other Hokievision, ACC Network, ESPN, and Virginia Tech coaching staffs.
Bachelor's degree in Broadcast Journalism or related field and or equivalent level of training or related experience. Working knowledge of broadcast equipment and network broadcasting consistent with ESPN and/or ACC Network branding and standards. Working knowledge of video editing equipment such as AVID Media Composer or Adobe Premiere. Experience using Adobe Creative Suite. Excellent communication, interpersonal, and time management skills. Ability to work extended hours including nights, weekends, and holidays. Ability to travel for athletic event coverage. Exemplary work ethic, attention to detail, and positive attitude. Successful clearance of a conviction and driver's license check. Ability to assist managing, mentoring, and training student interns and freelancers. Ability to shoot highlights and flexibility to travel to cover athletic contests.
Knowledge of switcher show building and best practices in live event production as technical director. Working knowledge and experience working within a broadcast crew in various roles (technical directing, graphics, replay operation, camera operation, audio, etc). Experience with ESPN broadcast elements (graphics packages, animation and tape elements). Working knowledge of specific Control Room equipment including but not limited to: Ross Acuity and Carbonite Switchers; Ross Xpression; Evertz Dreamcatcher replay systems. Strong creativity skills. Strong storytelling skills. Producing and/or directing experience in live broadcasting setting. Prior experience in Division I athletics department or similar venue using video boards, broadcasting, and video editing. Knowledge of sound mixers and lighting equipment. Ability to work cooperatively with others as part of a team.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: A pre-established relocation stipend amount will be provided.
Internal Number: 511586
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