The University of California San Diego is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Asst Dir- Broadcast Production. UC San Diego, located in La Jolla, in the San Diego Metropolitan area, enrolls over 35,000 students, earned recognition as one of the world’s premier research universities, and is ranked as one of the top-10 public universities in the nation. Triton Athletics has a proud tradition of academic and athletic excellence and sponsors 23 varsity sports. UC San Diego Athletics is reclassifying to NCAA Division I as a member of the Big West Conference. UC San Diego won its eighth California Collegiate Athletic Association Commissioner's Cup title in 2018-19, an award symbolizing the best overall athletics department in the conference.
The Assistant Director- Broadcast Production will participate in broadcast productions and related services for UC San Diego Athletics program. With work direction provided by the Assistant AD- Video Production, the incumbent will participate in overseeing live streaming and all live content, including ESPN3, Big West Productions & UCSDTritons.com platforms. Responsible for creating broadcast content, Staff Scheduling, and Video Board Production for all events. Oversee students, interns, and aid in the recruiting of new staff.
The Assistant Director will need to produce video content and messaging during a transformative time for UC San Diego Athletics, who also possess the experience and skillset to interact with a broad spectrum of internal and external constituencies. The incumbent will follow the athletic philosophy consistent with that of the UC San Diego Athletic Department and NCAA, and a commitment to diversity in all of its forms. Stay abreast of NCAA rules as they pertain to the position. The incumbent will follow the athletic philosophy consistent with that of the UC San Diego Athletic Department and NCAA, and a commitment to diversity in all of its forms.
* A complete application will include a Cover Letter, Online Application and Resume.
A Bachelor’s Degree is the areas media design, multimedia, cinematography, digital arts, audio/video technology, communications or a related field.
Knowledge of and experience directing live event production, the creative video production process, camera operation, different camera and lens types, proper filming techniques, lighting design, audio production and the post-production process. Knowledge of various types of programming.
Strong proficiency with Ross, Newtek and Microsoft Office software. Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud programs.
Thorough knowledge/understanding of relevant technology, including methods of broadcast operations. Knowledge of video broadcasting techniques as well as proficiency with video production software.
Experience in intercollegiate or professional sports video content development and/or live production or an appropriate substitution of general video production and film industry experience.
Demonstrated understanding and adherence to all Big West Conference and NCAA rules and regulations.
Demonstrated thorough creative skills.
Strong written, research, editing, presentation, and interpersonal communication skills. Highly effective verbal and written communication skills in the English language. Skills to communicate and interact with persons of diverse backgrounds and personalities.
Proven ability to convey technical information and provide guidelines in a clear and professional manner, using diplomacy, tact and discretion in all interactions.
Excellent interpersonal skills. Ability to interact in a positive manner with diverse clientele, using a high degree of confidence, initiative, tact, diplomacy, flexibility, patience and discretion in dealing with diverse population of students, parents, staff, supporters, campus administrators, faculty and the public.
Proven organizational skills. Must be highly motivated, energetic, be able to balance multiple tasks, produce high-quality work on tight deadlines, be detail-oriented with ability to manage heavy load of deliverables.
Ability to train, motivate, schedule, and evaluate student employees, interns and volunteers; to delegate tasks; to schedule sufficient staffing for simultaneous athletic events based on knowledge of all schedules and the needs for sporting events.
Ability to work independently to identify and implement methods, procedures, and policies. Ability to analyze data and situations and provide recommendations based on findings; ability to be proactive to avoid potential problems.
Additional Salary Information: Full benefits
Internal Number: #105252
About UC San Diego Tritons
UC San Diego, located in La Jolla, in the San Diego Metropolitan area, enrolls over 35,000 students and is one of the University of California’s 10 campuses. UC San Diego has earned recognition as one of the world’s premier research universities and one of the top-10 public universities in the nation.
UC San Diego Athletics sponsors a broad based program of 23 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) sports, with approximately 600 student-athletes. It promotes the pursuit of excellence, strength of character, teamwork, ethical conduct, and diversity, and is inextricably linked to the educational mission of the University.
UC San Diego has begun the journey to reclassifying to NCAA Division I and the Big West Conference. The Tritons will begin playing a full schedule in the Big West in the fall of 2020, spend four years in a reclassification period, and then have full-fledged NCAA Division I status in the fall of 2024.
A premiere NCAA athletics program, our vision encompasses; setting the standard in all aspects of competitive success, academic excellence, ethical conduct, student-athlete experience, campus pride, the development and retention of coaches and staff, and t...he establishment of lifelong relationships. Athletics enhances campus, alumni, and community pride while fostering collaborations that increase our profile and visibility throughout the region.
As of the end of the 16-17 academic year:
Triton teams have captured 30 national championships while 44 squads have finished as national runners-up and 49 others have achieved national third-place honors. All told, UC San Diego has won 251 national, regional and conference championships. UC San Diego student-athletes have won 138 individual national championships. A remarkable 1,309 Tritons have been named to All-America teams. UC San Diego student-athletes have excelled academically as well, earning 36 prestigious NCAA Post-Graduate Scholarships and 78 Academic All-America selections, including a program-high 10 over the 2015-16 campaign. Consistently, over 55 percent of student-athletes earn a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, placing them on the Athletic Director's Honor Roll. In 2016-17, UC San Diego posted a fourth-place finish out of 266 Division II schools in the Learfield Directors' Cup, an award emblematic of the best overall athletics department in the country. Since moving to the NCAA Division II level for the 2000-01 academic year, UCSD has placed in the top seven programs in the country on 12 different occasions and finished second overall twice. UC San Diego won its seventh California Collegiate Athletic Association Commissioner's Cup title in 2017, an award symbolizing the best overall athletics department in the prestigious conference.