The Manager of Photography Services will be the primary photographer for all aspects of Kansas Athletics and its 16 sports. Assist in the overall publicity efforts of Kansas Athletics by capturing historic moments on the playing surfaces, storytelling through photography as well as creating and building graphic design elements to be used for brand building and communications efforts across traditional and digital platforms. The Manager of Photography Services will work closely with the Communications Department, Brand & Content development and Rock Chalk Video services to promote Kansas Athletics, its staff, coaches and student-athletes.
• Bachelor's degree from accredited university; • Minimum of five years full-time experience in collegiate sports photography; • Extensive experience with portable computers, use of Adobe Photoshop software and other photographic and printing machines and software; • Positive attitude and customer service orientation; • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills; • Strong interpersonal communication aptitude; • Ability and willingness to work evenings, weekends and holidays (non-standard work hours/days) as well as occasional travel as needed; • Acknowledges that all rights and property interests in any images taken while acting as a KAI employee are property of Kansas Athletics, Inc.
Preferred Qualifications • Professional sports photography experience (MLB, NFL, etc.)
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Kansas Athletics
Kansas Athletics, Inc. is a not for profit corporation which was organized in 1925 to foster development of intercollegiate athletics in conjunction with the educational activities of the University of Kansas. Kansas Athletics operates the varsity intercollegiate athletic programs (18 men's and women's intercollegiate teams) of the University of Kansas in facilities owned by the State of Kansas. A major comprehensive research and teaching university with an enrollment of approximately 27,000, the University provides outstanding excellence in education and research.
Kansas Athletics is an Equal Opportunity Employer.