Director/Assistant Athletic Director of Video Operations and Creative Services
Louisiana Tech University Athletics
Location: RUSTON, Louisiana
Salary: $40,000-$50,000 annual salary
Operations - Video Services
4 Year Degree
Louisiana Tech University, a member of Conference USA, is seeking applicants for the position of Director/Assistant Athletic Director of Video Operations and Creative Services. This is a full-time, 12-month position with benefits. The annual salary range is from $40,000 to $50,000.00 based on experience. Bachelor’s degree is required; Masters’ degree is preferred. Demonstrated experience working in a collegiate athletic program is also preferred.
The successful candidate will serve as the primary contact and in-house producer for all of Louisiana Tech Athletics home games. The successful candidate will conceptualize, record, and edit professional video and motion graphic packages to serve the department’s goals of brand engagement, fan experience, and revenue generation including most video board productions.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful candidate will administer and monitor game day video production and creative services for the department. 1. Oversee the production of athletic multimedia content. Conceptualize, produce, shoot, and edit video content for LA Tech Athletic, including highlight, game day, and hype videos. Create journalistic, publicity, highlight and other featured multi-media content, including motion graphics for in-game scoreboard and web properties. Work with external team to coordinate and produce all video content for promotional, branding, and sponsorship purposes. 2.Manage game day marketing/in-arena productions for assigned sports. Recruit, manage and schedule student workers for event coverage for video board. 3.Develop, design, and implement multi-media marketing videos to enhance the LA Tech brand and generate revenue. 4.Supervision of video services staff, including two (2) full time interns, undergraduate and graduate student employees. Interviews, hires, trains, delegates and manages workflow. Performs evaluations, set goals and areas of improvement. 5.Budget management for video and creative services. Monitors program budget. Tracks expenditures in preparation for future budget planning. 6. Archiving all home games; cutting and uploading all game highlights to BOX (C-USA Digital Network); and cataloging and archiving photo and video content for historical and future use. 7.The candidate will also be responsible for the equipment inventory Excellent oral and written communication skills along with advanced computer skills required.
REQUIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES: • Proficient as a cinematographer / photographer including technical skill with DSLR cameras. • Expertise in managing full production process and producing hi-quality content, including proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud. • Ability to demonstrate creativity in both shooting and editing; produce innovative content without direct supervision. • Skills in motion graphics and After Effects recommended, but not required. • Experience with Daktronics recommended, but not required. This position will assist in athletic events as well as perform other duties assigned by the Associate AD of External Relations.
Louisiana Tech University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.
Louisiana Tech University Athletics Mission is to embody excellence in everything we do. Develop student-athletes to maximize their potential in mind, body and spirit. Bring pride, admiration and loyalty to the University family, community and state.Win with integrity.