Assistant Coach, Assistant Director of Football Video - Division of Intercollegiate Athletics (...

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Assistant Coach, Assistant Director of Football Video

Division of Intercollegiate Athletics

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The Division of Intercollegiate Athletics at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign has an opening for an Assistant Coach, Assistant Director of Football Video.

The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or veteran status. For more information, visit


Game & Practice Footage

  • Oversee production of instructional material for student-athletes, including management of game footage, including shooting and editing, for evaluation and instruction of coaching staff and team. Maintain working knowledge of scouting, recruiting and video software. Coordinate with coaching staff to organize and produce scouting tapes for recruiting purposes.
  • Independently create a fully integrated self-scout report, compiling video clips obtained from practice sessions and in-game play along with written analysis obtained from offensive and defensive coordinators. There are approximately 80 reports prepared each week during the sport season. Independently develop, create, produce and update all motivational videos pieces targeting coaches, recruits and current student athletes appearing on various websites, social media sites and recruiting promotional and information pieces.
  • Collect, compile and log recruit videos during recruiting weekends, and provide access to coaches via network.
  • Import practice and game footage into XO’s. Marking, cutting and editing footage for instruction to student athletes.
  • Assist Director of Football Video in all areas

Video Staff Oversight:

  • Direct and oversee all duties and responsibilities regarding football video game analysis, including coordinating staff schedules, hire and select members of video staff, assign and evaluate work.



Required: Bachelor’s degree in communications, computer technology, creative services or related field


Required: Minimum three years prior video production and editing

  • Maintain knowledge of and compliance with, specific NCAA, Big Ten Conference, and institution rules that relate to this position.
  • Knowledge and use of XOS Thunder package
  • Knowledge of iPad and MicroSoft Surface usage by team and coaching staff members
  • Knowledge of Gameplan software and ThunderCloud Application
  • Experience with video shooting and editing highlight footage with DSLR’s. •
  • Experience with Adobe CC Suite, specifically Premier and AfterEffects.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work in team environment.
  • May work nights and weekends.
SALARYSalary will be commensurate with experience

APPOINTMENT STATUS100 % time of appointment

PROPOSED START DATEAs soon as possibility after the closing date.

APPLICATION PROCEDURESFor full consideration, please create your candidate profile at and upload your documents by May 10, 2021. All requested information must be submitted for your application to be considered.

CONTACTFor further information regarding application procedures, you may contact Krissy Doran at [email protected]

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College Name or Administrative Unit:Division of Intercollegiate Athletics Category:5-Education and Student Services Title:Assistant Coach, Assistant Director of Football Video - Division of Intercollegiate Athletics (142991) Open Date:04/26/2021 Close Date:05/10/2021 Organization Name:Intercollegiate Athletics




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Posted: 4/27/2021
Application Due: 5/10/2021
Work Type: Full Time