Illinois State University, a NCAA Division I institution and member of the Missouri Valley Conference and Missouri Valley Football Conference, is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Creative Video Producer/Editor. This position will be a part of the video department and will produce creative video content that portrays Illinois State Athletics' story across multiple mediums. In addition, this position will assist with live in-venue and ESPN3/+ productions as needed.
Duties of this position will include, but are not limited to:
Producing compelling content for digital and social outlets from ideation to finished product including
Scripting, shooting, editing and motion graphics
Contributing ideas and assisting in planning, shooting, editing intro/hype videos
Ideate and creating motion graphics for social media use
Strong understanding of trends in the industry and proven storytelling ability using video and audio
Collaborating with Redbird Sports Properties to ensure sponsorship integration into video content
Aiding in the revenue-generating opportunities of the department
Overseeing consistency in brand guidelines and messaging related to content and posting. .
One (1) year of related experience
Specialized skills in non-linear computer video editing, motion graphics, video lighting and composition, camera operation, graphics design, audio recording, and video production.
Proficiency in Mac OS and Adobe Creative Suite along with the ability to produce and create exciting audio-visual content.
Experience with ENG style and DSLR (Sony FS7 and Sony FS700) filming and editing.
Experience producing high-quality video content for various outlets.
Strong copywriting and editing skills
Strong time management skills, as well as understanding of video & creative project workflow
2-3 years' industry-specific experience
Demonstrated ability to meet short deadlines
Ability to work in a team-oriented and fast paced environment
Knowledge of live production equipment including Ross, Newtek, and Daktronics production software.
Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Illinois State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer encouraging application from individuals with disabilities, minorities, females, and veterans.
Illinois State University; Campus Box 2660 – Redbird Arena; Normal, IL 61790
Illinois State University:
Founded in 1857, Illinois State is a coeducational, residential university that emphasizes undergraduate study. Its 34 academic departments in 6 colleges offer 63 undergraduate programs in more than 160 fields of study. The Graduate School coordinates 38 masters, 2 specialist, and 7 doctoral programs. Illinois State ranks 74th among the top 100 public universities in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report rankings of “Best National Universities” released in fall 2014.
Illinois State University is located in the twin-city community of Bloomington-Normal, with a population of approximately 125,000 and is located within easy driving distance of the financial and business centers in Chicago and St. Louis. Expansion Management Magazine rated Bloomington-Normal as one of two metro areas with a five-star quality of life, giving the community high rankings in such areas as standard of living, quality of schools, and traffic and commute. In their most current rankings, Forbes ranked Bloomington-Normal as 20th in its list of the Smartest Cities in America.
For more information, please visit our website at: http://ww...w.ilstu.edu/
Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.