The Assistant AD will function as both a team manager but will also execute a wide variety of broadly based video programming and content for Intercollegiate Athletics. Alongside the Associate AD, he/she will also develop and implement a strategic plan related to department video production and initiatives and serve as a public contact for this area. This position will serve all sports. In addition, the Assistant AD works cooperatively with all personnel in External Relations to develop joint opportunities that will result in University wide benefit.
Under the general direction of the Associate AD for External Relations, the Assistant AD, Video & Multimedia Services will be charged with increasing UC Davis Athletics video and multimedia presence online and with producing live home events for broadcast/web streaming and video boards in addition to video feature and storytelling projects. The Assistant AD will oversee the video production and multimedia teams.
Bachelor's degree in audio/visual communications, design, production or journalism communications and four years' related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Proficiency with video production software such as Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut. Avid non-linear editing, Adobe After Effects/ Premier/ Creative Suite and NewTek platforms.
Experience with live event production including expertise and mastery of the video production process, camera operation, different camera and lens types, proper filming techniques, lighting design, microphones and the post-production process as well as experience with in-game statistical programs (i.e. stat crew.)
Knowledge of digital/social media applications and experience with Final Cut or other applicable editing software.
Highly motivated, proactive, energetic, creative and positive with effective interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
Managerial experience and proven success in helping build a video production team of diverse staffing.
Strong knowledge of current and emergent audio/video technologies, web architecture, online design and live streaming, multimedia communications and video production.
Experience working with third party vendors as it relates to TV production.
Internal Number: 20255
About University of California Davis
The University of California, Davis sponsors 25 sports for men and women and is a member of NCAA Division I. A majority of intercollegiate sports compete in the Big West Conference.