The Assistant Director of Video & Network Production will be a key stakeholder in supporting the creative needs of Holy Cross Athletics and, in cooperation with the Director of Video & Network Production, be responsible for all aspects of creative video content for the athletics department and its 27 Division I programs. This position reports directly to the Director of Video & Network Production and will manage on-demand content for GoHolyCross.com and Holy Cross Athletics social media channels, including conceptualizing and developing content, creating storyboards, shooting, editing and other postproduction work. The assistant director will also work alongside the director to produce and direct broadcasts for the Patriot League Network, NESN and Atlantic Hockey TV.

Major Areas of Responsibility

-Develop creative video content to support and enhance revenue generation, organizational branding and recruiting
-Conceptualize, script, shoot, edit and produce hype, feature and highlight videos of varying lengths to promote teams, student-athletes and events
-Produce compelling creative content for social media, web and recruiting initiatives that is on brand and on message
-Collaborate with multiple departments and programs, including creative content team, communications, marketing and ticketing
-Enhance and elevate the Holy Cross Athletics brand through strategic creative decisions, commitment to forward-thinking ideas and strong understanding of industry trends
-Assist with daily social media content creation and/or idea generation
-Manage multiple projects concurrently, working within budget and scheduling requirements
-Generate and execute ideas from concept through completion
-Assist the director with execution of live broadcasts
-Experience producing motion graphics is a plus
-Ideal candidate will be an energetic, dynamic storyteller

Experience / Skills

Minimum Qualifications

-Bachelor's degree; must have demonstrated experience within the field
-Experience working with Newtek Tricaster and 3Play, AJT graphics and Wirecast software
-Expert-level experience with Adobe Creative Suite, including Premiere Pro and After Effects
-Demonstrated experience producing for social media platforms
-Ideal candidates are: self-motivated with a passion for innovation and the drive to take initiative; knowledgeable regarding industry best practices and emerging trends; driven to improve and embracing of creative collaboration
-Must be willing to work flexible hours, including frequent nights and weekends
-Passion for sports and video production
-Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects effectively
-Ability to produce on deadline while maintaining strong production quality, consistency and branding
-Experience collaborating effectively with a team and working cross-functionally to achieve department goals
-Ability to lead team of professionals, student workers and interns on gamedays and in office
-Must be able to lift 35 pounds and stand for multiple hours at a time

About College of the Holy Cross

The College of the Holy Cross is a private, Jesuit Catholic, undergraduate institution serving approximately 3,000 students. Founded in 1843, Holy Cross is the oldest Catholic college in New England and has a tradition of academic excellence. It is located atop Mount Saint James in Worcester, Massachusetts. The picturesque, 174-acre campus is an award-winning and registered arboretum.