Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Director of Digital Production and Media for The Rutgers Division of Intercollegiate Athletics. The Director of Digital Production and Media acts as the director of digital production for the Rutgers University football program.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Interprets needs, develops concepts, directs, produces and edits Rutgers football video content.
Acts as Video shooter, producer and editor for game day and other football related events.
Helps launch, manages and maintains the new Rutgers football website.
Stays up-to-date on the latest football and marketing trends and industry change.
Assists the Director of Communications and Branding in the lead of the creative media team that creates social media, web and marketing content for the program.
Builds relationships with student-athletes and coaching staff.
Gains and maintains working knowledge of university, Big Ten, and NCAA processes, rules, and regulations
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent combination of education/job related experience.
A minimum of three years of previous experience creating video content for an athletic department, team, agency, production-house or media brand.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Strong attention to detail, creativity and problem-solving skills
Advanced skills in shooting, storytelling, and editing
Ability to hold and shoot with a camera
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Ability to work nights, weekends and holidays
Posting Number: 20ST0430
Location: Busch (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 111382
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.