Boise State University invites interested applicants for the position of Assistant Director, Creative Services. The successful applicant will become part of our team as we build a Metropolitan Research University of Distinction. This position will be responsible for the post-production of video and multimedia services providing internal and external content. The person is responsible for assisting in creative content and direction for web, social media, recruiting and in-house video production related to Boise State Athletics. Any violation of a conference or NCAA regulation, as well as those policies of the University, could cause dismissal of a participant or staff member, as well as, create negative publicity and/or conference or NCAA standings to the program and institution.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Oversee, create, edit and direct post-production highlight videos, behind the scenes video segments, along with scripts and copy for use in promoting the Boise State Athletics brand on social media and other platforms.
Direct, produce and coordinate live-streamed events on the Mountain West Network and in-venue video board productions.
Manage production shoots to include proper lighting, sound and interview techniques.
Manage production shoots, including digital media for distribution of content in various formats for broadcast, web and mobile platforms experience utilizing both mini-camcorders and shoulder mount camcorder for highlight shooting, storytelling shots and standard ENG (electronic news gathering) content.
Create video initiatives that assist in recruiting fans and players to follow any and all athletic social media content that is produced.
This position will be required to travel and work nights and weekends.
Salary and Benefits: Salary is $41,000, plus an excellent benefits package is available for eligible employees. For more information visit: http://hrs.boisestate.edu/careers/benefits/.
Application Materials: Please upload to your application a cover letter indicating your interest and qualifications for this position, a resume that includes your employment history (including dates of employment) and three professional references with contact information.
In order to be considered for this position, you must also include a link to a demo reel and/or any live directed broadcasts that you have created, directed and/or produced.
The incumbent shall have a commitment to ethical practices and represent the university at the highest standard in all situations. Our vibrant, metropolitan university is proud to be located in the heart of Boise, Idaho. This “City of Trees” features a blend of Northwest food culture, fine arts, and exciting outdoor opportunities for recreation. In Boise, it’s possible to start your morning with a hike in the desert foothills and have lunch at a modern fusion restaurant that sources all of its food locally. By afternoon, you’re cycling the 25-mile Boise Greenbelt, enjoying Class 3 or 4 whitewater rafting, or snowboarding at the Bogus Basin Ski Resort. You can cap off your night by seeing an indie rock band play at the historic Egyptian Theater or take in a performance at the Idaho Shakespeare Festival. Boise is consistently ranked as a bike and pedestrian friendly city. Downtown shopping and nightlife, the Boise Art Museum, the Capital City Farmer’s Market, and impressive community parks and foothills are all within comfortable walking or biking distance from the Boise State campus. Boise enjoys a semi-arid, dry and sunny summer climate, and temperate winters with snow-capped mountains perfect for enjoying winter sports. Boise State University is strongly committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The University actively encourages applications and nominations of women, persons of color, and members of other underrepresented groups. EEO/AA Institution, Veterans preference. Please visit http://hrs.boisestate.edu/resources/eeoaa/ for more information.
A Bachelor’s Degree AND one (1) year in a similar type of work.
Two (2) years of experience in athletic post-production at the intercollegiate level
Feature & hype video editing experience
Videography experience including knowledge and understanding of cinematic camera use for promotional and internal video
Strong knowledge and skill in athletic post production, web and camera
Non-Linear editing experience with Adobe Premier
The ideal candidate will possess:
Knowledge of computer/server components, both internal and external, and how they work in a controlled network setting.
Knowledge of professional camera equipment and how to use them for post-production highlights.
Ability to work on a broadcast truck in a variety of positions, from director/producer to replay and camera operation.
Understand specific software used for the purpose of filming, digitizing, editing and overall manipulation of both practice and game film for the purpose of coaches’ study.
Knowledge of various post-production software, edit styles, music and how to use them to promote, inspire, motivate and educate the team, staff and the general public with those videos.
Knowledge and understanding of all NCAA and conference rules and regulations regarding compliance issues and film trade.
Strong people skills in order to staff, organize and train workforce to communicate and work as an effective team during practice and games with an emphasis on being proper ambassadors both home and away from the university.
2 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: An excellent benefits package is available for eligible employees. For more information visit: http://hrs.boisestate.edu/careers/benefits/.