Job Summary: JOB SUMMARY: The Video Board/Digital Media Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating all aspects of the video board operations, digital media and overall video efforts of the SVSU Athletic Department. This position will work to help promote the athletic department and its many successful community engagement programs through all forms of new media. This position reports directly to the Director of Athletic Media Relations.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: -Serve as the video board operator/director for all home athletic events, including: football, basketball, track & field and swimming & diving.
-Creation and management of all content for the usage of the video boards for all SVSU-sponsored NCAA athletic events. This is including but not limited to: commercials, intro videos, possible replay, headshots and on-field footage.
-Responsible for working with and directing the SVSU film and game day crew in order to provide the fans with a quality product on the video board.
-Creation and management of all content for the monitors around the SVSU Ryder Center used for promotional and informational purposes.
-Assist in managing and promoting the SVSU Athletic Department through the use of social media.
-Responsible for organizing and completing weekly video interviews with coaches and players who are in season.
-Assist in the creation and implementation of the SVSU game day scripts for home football and basketball games.
-Work closely with the Athletic Marketing and Promotions staff to ensure the fulfillment of contractual sponsor obligations related to the video board and monitors around the Ryder Center.
-Other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
-Bachelor's Degree in a related field
-Two years of related work, preferably in an athletic setting
-Demonstrated ability with computer based applications, including video editing software
-Advanced knowledge of PC and Macintosh computer formats
-Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Adobe Premiere, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Flash.
-Ability to work irregular hours, including nights and weekends
-Ability to perform the essential duties of the position.
-Television and video production knowledge and experience
-Ability to meet multiple deadlines while working in a high stress environment
About SVSU: Saginaw Valley State University is a comprehensive university with more than 90 programs of study for its more than 9,000 students. Located on a suburban campus in Michigan's Great Lakes Bay Region, SVSU is committed to a supportive and empowering environment for students, faculty and staff. The Chronicle of Higher Education recognized SVSU as a "Great College to Work For" in 2016.
SVSU emphasizes undergraduate teaching and learning, and community-based research. In 2015, SVSU received the Community Engagement classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, a distinction achieved by only 7 percent of U.S. colleges and universities. By their senior year, 84 percent of students have engaged with community employers and agencies in internships, field placements or some other component of their academic preparation.
SVSU is establishing itself as a leader in STEM education for the Great Lakes Bay Region, partnering with businesses, foundations and school districts to improve students' performance in math and science at the middle school, high school and university levels.
More than 70 percent of SVSU freshmen live on campus in student housing. SVSU fields 17 varsity sports at the NCAA Division II level. The average class size is 24 students. For more information, please visit our website, http://www.svsu.edu.
Internal Number: 208_54022
About Saginaw Valley State University
The University creates opportunities for individuals to achieve intellectual and personal development through academic, professional, and cultural programs. By fostering an environment of inquiry and openness that respects the diversity of all whom it serves, the University prepares graduates whose leadership and expertise contribute to the advancement of a pluralistic society. The University serves as a cultural and intellectual center dedicated to the pursuit and propagation of knowledge.