The Director of Video for Women’s Basketball is a creative position that will coordinate all of the internal video production elements for the Women’s Basketball office. This includes the handling all aspects of project planning, storyboarding, execution and optimization for all video and motion graphic projects used to convey the vision and values of the Women’s Basketball team while simultaneously cultivating fan enthusiasm and excitement. The position also coordinates the basketball-related video operations for the team and will assist the Director of Operations in special projects, as needed.
Women’s Basketball Creative Video (45%)
Collaborate with the coaching staff on the planning, development and execution of all Women’s Basketball videos and motion graphic projects
Develop and implement an annual plan that produces unique video and graphic content that supports the Cal Women’s Basketball brand.
Have the ability to capture live sporting events with single-camera coverage and a documentary “all-access” style
Maintains a thorough working knowledge of all requisite software applications relative to video production and motion graphics and have the ability to put this knowledge into practice in the creation of Women’s Basketball video content.
Research and assess new video graphic methods and technology including filming techniques and strategies, video editing, computers, projectors, videography, camera equipment and video editing software.
Women’s Basketball Video Operations (45%)
Edit basketball video content for coaches for breakdown and player development needs as assigned
Collaborate with Coaches, Strength & conditioning staff, and more to plan, manage and integrate analysis
Organize the exchange of game films with other schools
Travel with the team and coordinate any video requirements while on the road, such as setting up video equipment for coaches to watch film, and filming the away game
Organize video equipment and supplies and keep stocked as necessary
Responsible for the maintenance and acquisition of all video equipment
Assist Basketball Operations/Other (10%)
Assist with Women’s Basketball events by creating visually appealing promotional content
Contributes to other communications, events, and related projects as needed
Assist in managing Cal Women’s Basketball social media accounts with responsibilities that include creating graphics and capturing content
Assist with all on campus recruiting visits and other recruiting duties.
Assist with various office duties including mailings, answering the phones, filing, completing forms, etc.
Ensure confidentiality of information
Other tasks as assigned by supervisor
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience with strong background in design and creative development
Skilled in MS Office (Excel, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint)
Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere, Final Cut Pro.
Motion graphics experience
Great communication, organizational and project management skills and a strong ability to work collaboratively
Self-motivated. Ability to adapt to new challenges and finds ways to solve them.
Creativity, vision and big ideas; ability to think outside the box
Flexibility to work non-traditional hours and travel as needed. Works without supervision
Shows attention to detail and accuracy in work
Able to handle the stress of multiple high-pressure deadlines and make sure they’re met
Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations
Have working knowledge of video cameras and sound equipment
Understanding of basketball analytics
Skilled in graphic design
Prior experience in sports is beneficial, but not necessary
Social media experience across multiple platforms
Understanding of html and other web technologies
The University of California, Berkeley is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. This position has been designated as sensitive and may require a Criminal Background Check. We reserve the right to make employment contingent upon successful completion of a Criminal Background Check.
APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply online at http://jobs.berkeley.edu, indicating job #26864. Please include a cover letter, resume, and three references submitted as a single attachment with your application.
Internal Number: 26864
About University of California, Berkeley
The University of California at Berkeley Department of Intercollegiate Athletics staff consists of more than 275 staff members and coaches and sponsors 30 varsity sports programs. These 30 programs include more than 850 student-athletes who participate in various sports events annually within the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA).