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JOB SUMMARY: The Kansas City Chiefs are looking for a passionate and creative full-time Video Producer to work with their in-house production team, 65 Toss Power Trap Productions. This Producer will serve as a visual storyteller in the production of short/mid/and longform features. This role will play an integral part in all aspects of 65TPT’s content creation including social media, television shows, and in-stadium production efforts.

ESSENTIAL ACCOUNTABILITIES:
  • Produce and edit video content for Chiefs digital and social channels, TV shows, in-stadium show and preseason games and other miscellaneous events.
  • Work as a camera operator to capture footage of practice, games, press conferences, in-studio player and coach interviews, feature b-roll, scenic footage, and more.
  • Assist in the production of Hy-Vee Chiefs Insider, our magazine show broadcast regionally.
  • Work alongside other producers on the team to ideate new and creative short/mid/and longform feature ideas.
  • Edit branded content that will live on Chiefs social and broadcast programming.
  • Use Adobe Creative Suite to assemble, edit, process, color correct, format, and export video projects from start to finish.
  • Actively seek out industry trends and new technology and techniques that will elevate and enhance our content on all channels.
  • Use Chiefs media asset management software (CatDV) to ingest, categorize and organize game and practice footage, interviews, feature b-roll and press conferences.
  • Perform tasks as needed – including but not limited to: live production, shooting, sound recording, gripping, edit direction, music scoring, color correction, audio editing and mixing, graphic design / animation and copywriting.
  • Able to work individually or as a team on projects.
  • Perform additional duties as assigned from time-to-time by Director of Production.

COMPETENCIES:
  • Technical Skills - Must assess own strengths and weaknesses; pursue training and development opportunities. Strive to continuously build knowledge and skills.
  • Oral Communications - Must Speak clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listen and get clarification. Demonstrate group presentation skills and participate in meetings.
  • Written Communications - Must Write clearly and informatively.
  • Leadership - Exhibit confidence in self and others; inspire and motivate others to perform well. Readily accept feedback from others and provide vision and inspiration to peers and subordinates.
  • Innovation - Display original thinking and creativity. Meet challenges with resourcefulness.
  • Judgment - Display willingness to make decisions and exhibit sound and accurate judgment. Include appropriate people in decision-making process.
  • Motivation - Demonstrate excellent personal motivation and encourage others to be motivated and enthusiastic. Show persistence and overcome obstacles. Take calculated risks to accomplish goals.
  • Background working in college or pro sports a plus.

REQUIREMENTS:
  • Light office duties and activities. 
  • Will periodically be required to lift and carry production equipment totaling 50-75 lbs.
  • Understanding of NFL rules, gameplay, players etc.
  • Organizational skills and ability to manage time effectively while working on multiple projects
  • Must be a team player, willing and able to learn new concepts and processes, and willing to travel for shoots when necessary.
  • Must be able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as required, as well as all Chiefs games, home and away.

QUALIFICATIONS: 
  • A minimum of 1-3 years of assisting/coordinating or associate work in the video production field is required.
  • Comfortable using and shooting with small and large format cameras (The team is currently using Arri Alexa Mini and Amira cinema cameras).
  • Proficiency in tracking and measuring the success of video content in the digital space and the ability to apply those lessons to future creative strategy.
  • Extensive demonstrated knowledge of production equipment needed. (Expertise in post-production, field/studio/location-production, sound recording and program development and execution needed).
  • Must be proficient using Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro or Avid.
  • Design acumen with Adobe After Effects / Photoshop a must.
  • Demonstrated polished communication and learning skills.
  • Versatility, organization, and dependability a must.
  • College degree required.

*Must Furnish Reel / Work Samples and References.