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Under the direction of the Director of Digital & NIL Strategy, the Creative Content Coordinator will produce video and graphic assets for use across all digital platforms and in-venue videoboards, as well as assist in photography coverage of assigned events. Projects include, but are not limited to, player and coach features, game highlights and overall department video needs. The role will also assist in the management of the department’s social media channels. The position will coordinate with other members of the Digital Strategy, Brand Advancement, Marketing and Communication teams to ensure branding and artistic style are consistent across all design mediums and consistent with approved brand designs.
Additionally, the position will serve as the communications contact and manage all day-to-day communication efforts for assigned sport program(s) including, but not limited to: working closely with local and national media to promote the program(s), coordinating media interviews, executing all digital and web content to promote the assigned program(s) and increase fan engagement.
Produce video and graphic assets for use across all digital platforms and in-venue videoboards. Projects include, but are not limited to, player and coach features, team introduction videos and game highlights.
Serve as the communications contact and manage all day-to-day communication efforts for assigned sport programs.
Provide photography coverage at designated events.
The role will also assist in the management of the department’s social media channels.
Coordinate with other members of the Digital Strategy, Brand Advancement, Marketing and Communications teams to ensure branding and artistic style are consistent across all design mediums and consistent with approved content.
Other duties as assigned.
Compliance with the rules and regulations of the University, the NCAA, the PAC-12 Conference, the State of Washington and any other governing body is of paramount importance to the University. The overall responsibility of this position is for the successful operation of the program in full compliance with all such rules and regulations. As a condition of employment, the Employee shall be required to participate in rules education programs offered by the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics.
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree preferred in graphic design, art, communications, business, public relations or related field. Professional experience may substitute for stated educational requirements. A minimum 2 years of experience in video, multimedia production and/or related field. Proficient in video, photo and design editing programs, technical use of cameras and video cameras, and possess superior organizational skills in order to coordinate several major video, photo and design projects simultaneously. Ability to consistently lift and carry at least 40 pounds. Must be able to work nights, weekends and holidays.
DESIRED: Experience in college or professional athletics helpful, but not required. Sample of work along with application.
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