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Creative Content Producer - Syracuse University (Syracuse · NY)

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Web/Creative Services: Media/Video Production
Job Description
Serve as a member of the athletics department creative team as a creative content producer. Responsibilities include assisting in Video production, graphic design and archiving of media, predominantly for men’s basketball and football, but to include all 20 intercollegiate athletics teams when applicable and assigned; support the production of social media content.

The ideal candidate must be a team player and be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously, meet tight completion deadlines, work independently, communicate effectively and emphasize creativity in his/her work. Must be able to work nights and weekends.

  • Bachelor Degree (preferred) in television/video production, communications or creative field.
  • One+ years of professional experience in creative content production, sports/athletics specific.
  • Strong knowledge of sports, promotional spots and commercials is necessary.

Job Specific Qualifications
  • Video production skills, including shooting, editing content for various platforms.
  • Effective time management skills with an ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to collaborate with multiple departments and be a team player.
  • Ability to mentor staff and students.
  • Very self-motivated with the ability and willingness to work in a team environment.
  • Must be able to work nights and weekends.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated experience in a team environment.
  • Experience in managing and training student workers preferred.
  • Ability to share knowledge and bring creative ideas from concept to completion.

  • Produce video and graphics for social media, content for athletics production, athletic communications ( and social media accounts) and marketing (video boards, promotional videos, team entrances, special events, and television commercials). Includes coverage of games, practices and special events.
  • Support the Video Producer and Senior Designer in Creative Services with projects overseen by each.
  • Track and train student workers and interns .
  • Assist with archiving and footage management.
  • Assist in preparation and care of all Creative Services technical equipment.
  • Other duties as assigned by Assistant Athletics Director, Creative Services.

Application Instructions
In addition to completing an online application, please attach a resume, cover letter and URL work sample to “Other Document” .

About Syracuse University
Syracuse University is a private, international research university with distinctive academics, diversely unique offerings and an undeniable spirit. Located in the geographic heart of New York State, with a global footprint, and nearly 150 years of history, Syracuse University offers a quintessential college experience.

The scope of Syracuse University is a testament to its strengths: a pioneering history dating back to 1870; a choice of more than 200 majors and 100 minors offered through 13 schools and colleges; nearly 15,000 undergraduates and 5,000 graduate students; more than a quarter of a million alumni in 160 countries; and a student population from all 50 U.S. states and 123 countries. For more information, please visit

About the Syracuse area
Syracuse is a medium-sized city situated in the geographic center of New York State approximately 250 miles northwest of New York City. The metro-area population totals approximately 500,000. The area offers a low cost of living and provides many social, cultural, and recreational options, including parks, museums, festivals, professional regional theater, and premier shopping venues. Syracuse and Central New York present a wide range of seasonal recreation and attractions ranging from water skiing and snow skiing, hiking in the Adirondacks, touring the historic sites, visiting wineries along the Finger Lakes, and biking on trails along the Erie Canal.

Syracuse University is an equal-opportunity, affirmative-action institution. The University prohibits discrimination and harassment based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law to the extent prohibited by law. This nondiscrimination policy covers admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in University programs, services, and activities.

Commitment to Supporting and Hiring Veterans
Syracuse University has a long history of engaging veterans and the military-connected community through its educational programs, community outreach, and employment programs. After World War II, Syracuse University welcomed more than 10,000 returning veterans to our campus, and those veterans literally transformed Syracuse University into the national research institution it is today. The University’s contemporary commitment to veterans builds on this historical legacy, and extends to both class-leading initiatives focused on making an SU degree accessible and affordable to the post-9/11 generation of veterans, and also programs designed to position Syracuse University as the employer of choice for military veterans, members of the Guard and Reserve, and military family members.

Commitment to a Diverse and Inclusive Campus Community
Syracuse University maintains an inclusive learning environment in which students, faculty, administrators, staff, curriculum, social activities, governance, and all other aspects of campus life reflect a diverse, multi-cultural, and international worldview. The University community recognizes and values the many similarities and differences among individuals and groups. At Syracuse, we are committed to preparing students to understand, live among, appreciate, and work in an inherently diverse country and world made up of people with different ethnic and racial backgrounds, military backgrounds, religious beliefs, socio-economic status, cultural traditions, abilities, sexual orientations and gender identities. To do so, we commit ourselves to promoting a community that celebrates and models the principles of diversity and inclusivity.

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