Women's Basketball Video Coordinator/Director of Scouting
UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON
August 27, 2018
Full-time - Experienced
Operations, Operations - Video Services
4 Year Degree
Under the general direction of the Head Women’s Basketball Coach, act as the Video Coordinator and the Director of Scouting for a Division I Women’s Basketball program in accordance with NCAA, BigTen and University rules and regulations.
Responsibilities include: Video Coordinator: (70%) Oversee the technical setup of all game aspects including: video recording, network development and computer connections. Coordinate the recording of all Wisconsin practices, home and away games and travel with the team to all away contests. Manage all scouting breakdown and dissemination of opponent and Wisconsin video. Coordinate video exchange for conference and non-conference opponents with synergy and capture via internet, when necessary. Create a video dissemination plan for sending video from the office to student-athletes and coaches. Develop team and individual player edits for teaching purposes. Create team highlight videos and prospective recruiting videos for social media. Log and tag all game video and practices. Provide assistance to visiting teams as it relates to video services. Access video of prospective student-athletes for recruiting purposes. Work with Athletic Communications and Video Services. Train and mentor student managers and staff on the use of video and digital software.
Director of scouting: (30%) Must be proficient in FastDraw and FastScout programs. Provide analytics, statistical breakdowns and all relevant video to coaching staff in a timely manner for preparation of opponent scouts. Actively participate in staff meetings regarding game and practice planning. Produce FastDraw playbook with all drills and plays used by the Wisconsin Women’s Basketball program. Responsible for recruiting male practice players. Recruit, over-see and mentor student managers.
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree is required. The most qualified candidates will have: A minimum of one (1) year of related professional experience with basketball video work (two (2) years strongly preferred); or equivalent collegiate coaching experience. Ability to problem solve and troubleshoot computer and technical issues in regard to video, software and networking; Knowledge and ability to use adobe suite (including premier pro and photo shop), Sports tech, Synergy, FastDraw, FastScout, FastRecruit, Game Plan and Jump Forward software. Ability to travel and work nights, weekends and holidays, as required by events. Strong communication skills in working with coaching staff and program partners.
Conditions of Appointment: This is a 100% Academic Staff appointment. Salary will be assigned within the appropriate range, commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience. An excellent benefits package is also included. Anticipated start date on or after September 15, 2018. Successful applicants are responsible for ensuring their eligibility to work in the United States (i.e. a citizen or national of the United States, a lawful permanent resident, a foreign national authorized to work in the United States without need of employer sponsorship) on or before the effective date of appointment.
To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be received by no later than 11.55 pm CDT, on the assured consideration date. To apply, please complete the online application here: http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/499025/womens-basketball-video-coordinatordirector-of-scouting and attach a cover letter referencing your qualifications and experience, a comprehensive resume as well as the current contact information for three professional references. All application materials will be reviewed by our search committee after the posted deadline. Applicants selected to participate further in the selection process will be notified directly. All applicants will be notified once a final selection has been made and the search has been completed.
NOTE: Unless confidentiality is requested in your online application, information regarding the names of applicants must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality.
Special Note: UW-Madison conducts criminal background checks for final candidate(s).
UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.
Internal Number: 95826
About UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON
The Division of Intercollegiate Athletics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison dedicates itself to the mission of providing athletic opportunities to a wide range of students in an environment in which all student-athletes can achieve their academic and competitive goals. The Division strives to provide equitable opportunities for all student-athletes and fosters the principles of sportsmanship, respect and fair play on the field of play. The Division sponsors teams in 23 sports (12 women, 11 men) competing under the regulatory guidelines established by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), the Big Ten Conference, the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) and the Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA).
UW-Madison is located in the heart of Madison which is the state capital and the state's second largest city. Madison has a solid and long standing national reputation as a vibrant and thriving city.