Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,150 full-time undergraduates and 4,420 graduate and professional students. Ranked 31 among national universities, Boston College has 758 full-time and 1,096 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $956 million, and an endowment in excess of $2.2 billion.
Boston College is seeking a creative video director for the Boston College Division of Intercollegiate Athletics. Reports to the Senior Associate AD for Communications, this position is responsible for developing and editing video content for projects for broadcast, house production and internal use as well as for shooting and editing of original content for BCEagles.com and social media platforms.
RESPONSIBILITIES: * Produces and edits feature content for BC Athletics teams for use on social media, web and in-venue * Push content to external media outlets to help gain awareness for BC Athletics * Produces highlights, game previews, and promotional videos for website and social channels * Ideate and pitch video platforms and content pieces in weekly editorial meetings * Develop creative with digital views and engagement as the main objectives of the content * Create and edit high quantity of short form video pieces * Maintain a production schedule of approximately 1 video per day on average, 365 days a year * Maintain video archive * Research and develop new strategies for in all areas of digital video (Content Creation, Publishing, Equipment) * Assist in maintaining video postings on BCEagles.com, YouTube channel, and on Social Media * Produces and edits video content for game recaps and development pieces.
Requires a Bachelor's degree in video production, journalism, public relations, communications, sports management or related field. Experience in EFP/remote sports production, including equipment setup. Experience in producing sporting events and production experience for feature videos required. * Experience with a sports team * Advanced knowledge of non-linear editing (Adobe Premiere or Final Cut Pro preferred) * Experience with DSLR and Cinema-style cameras * Working knowledge of Adobe After Effects * Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator * Lighting and set design * Ability to handle multiple projects at a time with tight deadlines * Be creative, innovated and original * Pays attention to detail * Ability to work in independently and in groups is a must * Ability to work long hours, evenings, weekends, and holidays * Physical ability to lift heavy equipment is required This position is required to perform all duties and responsibilities in compliance with all NCAA, ACC and institutional rules and regulations.
Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.
Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at https://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity
Boston College offers a broad and competitive range of benefits including depending on your job classification eligibility;
Tuition remission for Employees Tuition remission for Spouses and Children who meet eligibility requirements Generous Medical, and Dental Insurance Low-Cost Life Insurance Eligibility for both 401K and University Funded 403B Retirement Plans Paid Holidays Annually Generous Sick, and Vacation Pay Additional benefits can be found on www.bc.edu/employeehandbook
Boston College's Notice of Nondiscrimination can be viewed at https://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity/compliance/nondiscrim
Internal Number: 3726
About Boston College
Boston College is one of the nation's best and most selective universities, with U.S. News & World Report ranking Boston College 31st among national universities, and Forbes ranking it 26th in its 2012 America's Best Colleges listing. Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research having earned nearly $60 million in research grants in the last year alone. The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation.