The Assistant Director of CatamounTV will support the broadcasting efforts of Vermont Athletics by working in concert with the Director of CatamounTV and the Communications staff to produce live events and generate creative video content.
Responsibilities will include managing Vermont’s live event coverage on ESPN+/3 and AmericaEast.TV, filming home events, managing footage archive and delivering footage for media requests, creating video content for use on the athletic department’s social media channels and website. The position will work with all sports including men’s and women’s ice hockey and men’s and women’s basketball. Ability to work flexible hours, including frequent evenings and weekends.
Position is slated to start August 7 and run through May 10. Compensation is $20/hour and the position is eligible for overtime.
This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.
The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are encouraged to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.
Please direct cover letter and resume to Director of CatamounTV Pete Estes – email@example.com
Skills and Qualifications:
1-3 years’ experience in sports live production
Experience in remote and studio production including technical directing, editing, camera operation, and audio.
Experience with Ross production equipment, Hitachi studio cameras, replay systems and related equipment is preferred.
Strong knowledge of IT skills, including control room settings and services.
Experience troubleshooting technical issues that may arise before or during production.
Adobe Suite (Premiere Pro, Photoshop, After Effects) for editing.
Motion and still graphic creation using Adobe Creative Suite or other related software.
About the University of Vermont:
On a hill overlooking the shores of Lake Champlain, at the foot of the Green Mountains, the University of Vermont combines faculty-student relationships most commonly found in a small liberal arts college with the resources of a major research university. The university is home to over 10,000 undergraduates, 1,351 graduate students, 406 medical students and more than 1,292 full and part-time faculty.