Director of Multimedia

North Dakota State University

Fargo, ND

ID: 7066002
Posted: May 4, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description:
The Director of Multimedia will provide oversight for the NDSU Athletics Video Department employees including full-time, graduate assistants, and student staff. This position will oversee the production of all athletic video and highlight shows while working collaboratively with the Marketing and Communications Departments to develop video content for digital platforms. Video production includes, but is not limited to: feature stories, highlights, interviews and motion graphics to effectively promote NDSU Athletics. Other responsibilities include streaming broadcasts, highlight shows and in-venue video boards. This position will play an integral role in maintaining positive working relationships with key partners such as The Summit League, The Missouri Valley Football Conference, Big 12, Bison Information Network, Bison Sports Properties, and other local media sources. . NDSU is an EEO/AA-MF/Vet/Disability

Minimum Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Marketing, Advertising,Telecommunications, Broadcast Journalism or related field
• Three years of experience creating and/or managing digital content, social media strategy, video editing/production, and/or graphics design in a timely manner
• Experience in creating engaging content including video, & motion graphics
• Ability to interpret and utilize brand standards
• Experience creating and/or monitoring department budgets
• Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, forward thinking, and ability to tell the story of Bison Athletics
• Experience with DSLR cameras/video cameras preferred
• Experience with Adobe Creative Suite specifically Adobe Premiere & Adobe After Effects
• Experience as an in-house and/or remote producer
• Two years of supervisory experience
• Working knowledge of broadcast equipment including a NewTek TriCaster, NewTek 3play, Daktronics Show Control, and general experience with audio equipment
• The capacity to engage effectively with others of diverse cultures or backgrounds
• Availability to work a non-standard work schedule which will include evenings, weekends, holidays and some overnight travel

Preferred Qualifications:
• Master’s degree
• Experience working in an intercollegiate or professional athletics environment
• Knowledge and experience working in broadcast roles such as technical directing, graphics, replay operation, camera operation and audio

Physical Demands:
Screening Date: 05/15/2020
Open Until Filled: No
Search Type: Internal/External Simultaneously: Open to all applicants
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please attach:
• Formal letter of application (cover letter)
• Resume
• Names and telephone numbers of three professional references in a separate document attached as “Other Document 1”.

Special Conditions:
No Smoking Notice:
As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. § 23-12-10.

EO/AA Statement:
NDSU does not discriminate in its programs and activities on the basis of age, color, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, participation in lawful off-campus activity, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, spousal relationship to current employee, or veteran status, as applicable.


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