Graduate Assistant: Creative Video/Athletic Communications (Start January 2024)
Saint Francis University
Location: Loretto, Pennsylvania
Compensation for the position is tuition remission in a Saint Francis University master's degree program, plus housing if available.
Please direct any questions about the position to Dave Musil, Assistant Director of Athletics for Athletic Communications at firstname.lastname@example.org.
4 Year Degree
Saint Francis University, a Division I member of the Northeast Conference, invites applications for a graduate assistant in Creative Video/Athletic Broadcasts and Athletic Communications. Position is available in January 2024.
The Graduate Assistant, Creative Video/Athletic Broadcast and Athletic Communications will share responsibility to the Director of Creative Video and Assistant Athletic Director for Athletic Communications. Will work for Division I intercollegiate athletics program at Saint Francis University where he/she will gain hands-on experience in the Sports Entertainment Industry. This position will be 75 percent working with the Director of Creative Video and Athletic Broadcasts and 25 percent (contact for one sport) working with the Assistant Athletic Director for Athletic Communications.
Preferred candidate will hold a Bachelor’s degree in Broadcasting, Communication, TV Production, Journalism, or related fields. Previous experience is preferred in, operating a camera under various conditions, operating a camera in a live event environment, digital video editing, Adobe Suite and other editing applications, and a basic knowledge of sports production. In addition: Collegiate athletics communications, Adobe Creative Suite (Mac), Stat Crew, NCAA Genius Live Stats, Daktronics Displays (LED scorer’s table/message center), and graphic/publication design. Strong verbal and written communication skills.
A bachelor’s degree in communications or related areas. Must me accepted into a full-time graduate studies program at Saint Francis University. Previous experience in collegiate athletics communications, Adobe Creative Suites (InDesign/Photoshop/Final Cut Pro), Stat Crew, NCAA Genius Live Stats, web streaming/video equipment, Daktronics Displays (LED scorer’s table/message center), graphic/publication design, video editing and shooting experience, and strong written and verbal communications skills are preferred.
Saint Francis University is one of the oldest Catholic universities in the country, and the oldest celebrating Franciscan values. Our scenic campus sits on a mountain top in Loretto, Pennsylvania, near Pittsburgh. Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications form historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. AA/EOE.