VIDEO ASSISTANT - Blue Devil Network

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Working Title: Video Assistant - Blue Devil Network

Duke University is seeking a qualified candidate for the Blue Devil Network Assistant. This position will be responsible for video needs relating to live broadcasting. Working closely with the Marketing, Promotions, Internet Operations and various other departments, the job will encompass shooting and editing video, graphics creation, and management of in-game entertainment and online streaming for ACC Network.


Requirements include an undergraduate degree; working knowledge of sports video production experience with a college or professional sports team; experience with Ross Xpression and Carbonite; one year of experience working in a live sports production; demonstrated video shooting, editing and production skills; an understanding of proper lighting techniques; a grasp of existing and emerging technology; outstanding communication and organizational skills; and experience with video editing systems such as AVID, Adobe Premiere or Final Cut Pro. Also must have a working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and After Effects.

Work Performed:

**Produce and edit creative content for videoboards

**Produce live videoboard show for Olympic sports

**Create highlight packages and commercials for varsity athletic teams working with the Marketing Staff

**Display ability to work all positions in a live sports broadcast for ACC Network; i.e. Director, Replay, Audio, Camera

**Work all home Football, Men’s and Women’s Basketball games for the Blue Devil Network

**Have a working knowledge of emerging technologies as they develop

**Have working knowledge of Ross Xpression and Carbonite

**Have full understanding of Broadcast quality cameras

**Set-up for weekly football press conferences, including lighting and audio for all networks in attendance.

**Have full understanding of Daktronics equipment

**Set up studio for live and recorded interviews and other

**Help with all in-house video requests other than sporting events, such as graduation, summer camps, and banquets

**Provide footage for national and regional networks, as well as for the coaches' shows

** Other responsibilities as assigned by the Director of Blue Devil Network

Required Qualifications at this LevelEducation/Training

Work requires analytical, communication and organizational skills generally acquired through completion of a Bachelor's degree program.


No experience required beyond bachelor's degree.



How to Apply:

Interested Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and list of three references online at for Requisition Number 89868.

Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essentialjob functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.




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Posted: 1/15/2021
Application Due: 4/28/2021
Work Type: Full Time