The Sun Belt Conference is hiring a Director of Creative Video. This position will report to the Associate Commissioner for Electronic Media for the Conference, headquartered in New Orleans, LA.
The Director of Creative Video is responsible for creating, producing and editing original video content posted on the Sun Belt Conference website, social media channels, in-venue assets, commercial inventory and other media distribution platforms. Areas of focus include, but are not limited to, strategic and creative story telling devices, motion graphic creation, impactful short video content and the ability to conceptualize and complete projects on deadline.
Produce compelling and timely content for digital and social outlets from ideation to finished product.
Scripting, shooting, editing and creating motion graphics for all content channels.
Contributing ideas and assisting in planning, shooting, editing commercial spots and hype videos.
Strong understanding of trends in the industry and proven storytelling ability using video and audio.
Obtain feedback from internal stakeholders on creative content to help shape messaging.
Gather interviews, highlights, B-roll and other required content at Sun Belt Conference Championships.
Create engaging in-venue content.
Assist in the live production of Sun Belt Conference Championship events as needed.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree required.
2-3 years of creative and artistic video experience.
Working knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe After Effects and Adobe Photoshop.
Strong shooting, editing and storytelling skills.
Strong understanding of social media formats and proper media delivery.
Ability and willingness to work cooperatively with others.
Exude professionalism in all communications and activities.
Maintain positive attitude and high level of enthusiasm.
Exhibit strong problem-solving skills.
Uphold a high degree of discretion dealing with confidential information.
Ability to travel.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, list of references, a resume video that includes projects created in Premiere Pro, After Effects and/or Photoshop.
All applications should be emailed to:
Associate Commissioner/Electronic Media
Sun Belt Conference
Subject: Director of Creative Video
About Sun Belt Conference
With each passing season, the Sun Belt Conference continues to challenge itself, and its competitors, in all aspects of intercollegiate athletics. Not content with being simply the youngest football conference in the Football Bowl Subdivision, the conference has shown that it can rise every season.
Appalachian State, Arkansas State, Coastal Carolina, Georgia Southern, Georgia State, Louisiana, ULM, South Alabama, Texas State and Troy give the league 10 football members. Little Rock and UTA compete as Sun Belt members in sports other than football.