The University of Connecticut is seeking applications and nominations for the position of Assistant Director of Video Services (UCP V – Educational Media Assistant). This individual will be a member of the Department of Video Services within the Division of Athletics. As this position will be responsible for Women’s Basketball Video Operations, the daily assignments and responsibilities will be provided by the Assistant Athletic Director for Video Services in conjunction with the women’s basketball coaching staff. Responsibilities include: coordinating all practice and game day operations (capturing, editing and reproduction of video) within NCAA guidelines; travel with team to all away and postseason contests and events to manage video operations; coordinating of scheduling and processing of video tape exchange with other women’s basketball-playing institutions; assembling and preparing basketball self, opponent, clinic and highlight video; assisting with maintenance and technical problems related to equipment; assisting in management and operation of video equipment and components during women’s basketball events; develop and provide content for web and social media applications; and additional duties as may be assigned. This position will report to the Assistant Athletic Director for Video Services.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in media or related field OR equivalent combination of education and experience along with substantial evidence of ability to perform the required functions of the position; two years of full time experience in the field of sports video with technical ability to produce a variety of high-quality video materials; demonstrated skill in operation and capability of video equipment and systems and ability to diagnose problems; demonstrated working knowledge of video equipment and related software and the ability to perform minor maintenance on equipment; appropriate knowledge of NCAA rules; ability to work evening and weekend hours as dictated by games, practices and other events; and ability to work effectively with faculty, staff and others.
Preferred Qualifications: One to two years of demonstrated work experience in basketball video at an intercollegiate (NCAA) or professional basketball program; demonstrated experience in the training, and scheduling of student assistants; demonstrated familiarity with equipment (P2 Gear, DV Sport); and demonstrated knowledge of computers (NT/Mac) and software programs (DV Sport, Final Cut, Avid and Adobe Creative Suite); demonstrated ability in the use of DragonFly and EZexchange.
Salary is commensurate with experience. This is a full time, 12 month position with excellent benefits.
Candidates must submit letter of application, resume, and the names of three references to: http://www.jobs.uconn.edu. Screening of applicants will begin immediately. Employment of the successful candidate will be contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check.
This job posting is scheduled to be removed at 11:59 PM Eastern time on March 15, 2015.
All employees are subject to adherence to the State Code of Ethics which may be found at http://www.ct.gov/ethics/site/default.asp.
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