Director of Digital Design and Football Video Operations

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Job Description Summary:
Job ID:5902 Unclassified FT (Salary)
To assist the head football coach in the administration and operation of football video operations and digital content. Will work with the Assistant AD for Communications and Director of Marketing to help meet the design needs of Miami Football.
This position specifically supports the mission of the University and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics by assisting in institutional compliance with NCAA and Conference rules and regulations.

Duties/Physical Demands:
Coordinates physical set-up for videotaping of football games for both home and visitor cameras.
Supervises transportation of equipment to football games.
Supervises and trains employees in all facets of the operation of the Video Department.
Generates edited tapes by use of computer equipment and distributes edited tapes to appropriate personnel while maintaining archives of past football events.
Produces highlight tapes for promotional recruitment and motivational use.
Conceptualizes and designs, with input from coaching staff, videotaping plan with regard to camera positions and assignments.
Produces situational cut-ups and statistical data videos by position, play and formation for coaching staff.
Plans, coordinates, and implements network system software and hardware upgrades, operation system, enhancements, and/or new services offering, including the integration with other network systems.
Maintains computer files and software and performs routine maintenance on equipment.
Performs upgrades and configuration of video software programs for network system.
Coordinates and trades film in accordance with MAC and NCAA guidelines
Performs troubleshooting, software configuration, and problem resolution with external technical service providers which may involve system emergencies with video network system.
Purchases equipment and supplies for use by department personnel.
Stays abreast of new equipment available and advises supervisors of equipment and its capabilities.
Develops short and long-term strategic planning for equipment acquisition.
In conjunction with and under the guidance of ICA Marketing and Fan Engagement and Communications, the following duties will be performed:
Meet the graphic design (including video and motion graphics) needs of the coaching staff for all platforms (social, website, etc.).

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of one year experience in collegiate athletics; Demonstrated ability to plan, schedule, supervise multiple complex productions, meet deadlines, manage student workers, understand video editing and computer analysis systems; Knowledgeable of Photoshop, Flash, Final Cut Pro, After Effects, audio production software. Superior graphic design and video editing skills are required. Must be able to work 12-16 hour days, evenings and weekends. Some travel will be required.

OEEO Statement: The University is committed to equal opportunity, affirmative action, and eliminating discrimination and harassment. Miami University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, military status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or protected veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, programs or employment practices.  Requests for reasonable accommodations/or disabilities related to employment should be directed to [email protected] or 513-529-3560.  Miami University's Annual Security and Fire Safety Report with information on campus crime, fires, and safety may be found at: Hard copy available upon request. A criminal background check is required. All campuses are smoke and tobacco free campuses.




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Posted: 6/15/2018
Application Due: 8/14/2018
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