Operations, Operations - Sports Information, Operations - Video Services
4 Year Degree
The Athletic Communications and Video Production Associate will be responsible for the oversight of SIUE’s live video productions on ESPN+, including pre-production, directing live streamed events, and supervision of student staff. The selected candidate will serve as the primary athletics communications contact for designated athletics programs and be responsible for the research, writing and release of publicity materials as well as the management of statistical data for those programs. This position will produce and edit video content including highlights and interviews to be featured on SIUECougars.com and accompanying social media platforms. Game-day responsibilities including video operations and statistics tracking will also be required. Additionally, this position will support the marketing staff in production of promotional videos, social media content, special events and graphic design.
Further duties and goals may be assigned in support of the department’s needs and goals. Due to the professional duties of this position, evening and weekend hours may be required.
The Intercollegiate Athletics department at SIUE is dedicated to providing a campus climate that promotes a diverse, inclusive and equitable learning environment. The Cougars As One mission states: We are committed to building a diverse culture that is inclusive of people of all races, genders, orientations, ages, religions, and identities. We will empower our student-athletes, coaches, and staff to stand up against injustice and hate in order to shape a changing world.
1. Bachelor’s degree in journalism, sports communications, sports marketing, sports management, public relations, communications, English, or a related field. 2. One (1) year (12 months) of professional experience working in the sports communications/sports information field.
*Note: Master’s Degree in an area consistent with the duties of the position may be substituted for one (1) year (12 months) of work experience.
-College athletics experience preferred. -Experience working in video production/streaming. -Clear communication skills, both verbal and written. -Knowledge of and experience working with analog, digital video, fiber and audio systems, including camera capturing and video display. -Knowledge of the routing, switching and recording processes. -Proficiency in Microsoft office products. -Proficiency in Adobe products including Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Premiere, After Effects preferred. -Broad knowledge of all aspects of broadcast quality television, including field and studio camera, lighting, sound and editing.
Final candidate must be authorized to work in the U.S. and not require sponsorship.
This position is a current civil service vacancy at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.
Applicants must apply through SIUE’s HireTouch website. Applications cannot be accepted through the NCAA Market or directly from the applicant. Applicants must submit (upload) a cover letter, resume, unofficial academic transcripts, and a list of at least three professional references through HireTouch. To apply, you can access the job at https://siue.hiretouch.com/cs-current-vacancies/cs-current-vacancies-job-details?jobID=12094&job=video-production-athletic-communications-associate-12094.
Applications must include all required documents in order to be considered. Applications must be received by June 16, 2021.
Questions can be directed to Katie Zingg, Associate Director of Athletics for Compliance, at email@example.com.
Additional Salary Information: Excellent benefits package included. SIUE is a state university - benefits under state sponsored plans may not be available to holders of F1 or J1 visas. Applicants will be subject to a background check prior to an offer of employment. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, national origin, religion, disability, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation or veteran’s status in violation of Title VII.
Internal Number: 12094
About Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
SIUE is a Division I NCAA institution and is a member of the Ohio Valley Conference and the Mid-American Conference (men's soccer and wrestling).
The mission of the SIUE Intercollegiate Athletics program is to provide students with opportunities to enhance their education, to represent the University, and to participate in competitive sports while developing skills and understanding.