Under the direction of the Associate AD for Video & Technology, the Pirate Video Producer will be handling all of the broadcasts for ECU Athletics, working closely with the ESPN and ECU Athletics Video Staff, as well as ECU's Pirate Club, Operations, Marketing, IMG, and various other departments. The job will oversee the production of all ESPN+ games as well as events streamed to the ECUPirates.com website.
Duties for this position include, but are not limited to: - Oversee day-to-day operations of all ESPN+ broadcasts and ECUPirates.com website broadcasts - Manage software, mainly Ross Xpression, to stay in compliance with ESPN requirements - Collaborate with ESPN personnel on a daily basis for live broadcast elements to be used from ECU control rooms - Collaborate with ECU engineer to oversee and maintain all equipment - Maintain relationships with ESPN personnel and graphics team, keeping ECU at the forefront of innovation and technology - Create Dashboard projects to be used with Xpression - Train freelancers to run Xpression and produce sporting events - Exhibit a good grasp of existing technology and engineering of a control room - Remain current with broadcast trends around the country - Possess a working knowledge of emerging technologies as they develop - Possess full understanding of broadcast cabling at all of ECU's facilities - Collaborate with ECU communications staff to tell the story of ECU student-athletes - Create graphics for ECU Pirate Video live productions for stadium video boards - Create motion graphics for creative videos and features - Collaborate with IMG and marketing to display sponsor graphics on video boards - Create highlight packages of home game contests of all sports teams and posting in a timely manner - Display ability to work all positions in a live sports broadcast; i.e. Director, Graphics, Replay, Audio - Other responsibilities as assigned by the Associate AD for Video & Technology
Special Instructions To Application:
A complete application should include a cover letter addressing qualifications for the position, a resume and contact information for three current references.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
East Carolina University seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a more diverse student body, faculty, staff and administration. In order to promote the university’s diversity goal, the Athletics Department encourages applicants from women, minorities, and historically underrepresented groups.
Please ensure your full range of knowledge, skills, abilities, experience and education are listed on your application. Do not write ‘see resume’ on your application when completing the job duties section.
If you answer the questions at the end of the application, please ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills, abilities and experiences to support your answers (see job duties section of previous employment).
Failure to answer the questions at the end of the application will not preclude your application from being considered but may result in your application not receiving full consideration of your knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full time basis.
High school diploma or equivalency and one year of experience related to the area of assignment in a broadcast television, radio and emerging media environment; or equivalent combination of training and experience.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 981651
Organizational Unit Overview:
The Athletics Department mission is to represent East Carolina University with distinction and create a challenging and supportive environment for student-athletes to excel in the classroom, in competition, and in life. We are committed to the highest standards of character, honesty, effort, and sportsmanship; respecting all people, their personal identities, differences and beliefs; and to provide a safe and equitable environment for student-athletes' academic, athletic and personal development. The highly visible athletics program is committed to NCAA compliance, comprehensive excellence and to be trustworthy stewards of the aspirations of our student-athletes, the resources we manage, the reputation of our University, and our mission of service.
To be a national model for student success, public service and regional transformation, East Carolina University uses innovative learning strategies and delivery methods to maximize access; prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values to succeed in a global, multicultural society; develops tomorrow's leaders to serve and inspire positive change; discovers new knowledge and innovations to support a thriving future for eastern North Carolina and beyond; transforms health care, promotes wellness, and reduces health disparities; and improves qualify of life through cultural enrichment, academics, the arts, and athletics. We accomplish our mission through education, research, creative activities, and service while being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us. East Carolina University delivers on the promise of opportunity. We open doors. We improve lives. We transform the present, and we discover the future. In these ways and more, we serve our community, our state, our nation and our world as together we reach toward our greatest potential. Tomorrow starts here.