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Video Producer / Editor

Big Ten Network

Minneapolis, MN 05-16-2023
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Job Description

Freelance Video Producer/Editor - Big Ten Network, University of Minnesota


The Big Ten Network is seeking a BTN On Campus – Video Producer/Editor at University of Minnesota. The BTN On Campus – Video Producer/Editor will support the ideation, development, and implementation of Minnesota Athletics multi-platform content, with a focus on digital and social opportunities. This is a freelance position (July-April) offering up to 40 hours per week. This position will report to BTN's Manager, Digital and will be based in Minneapolois, Minnesota.

• Lead BTN in the creative development, production, and delivery of Minnesota Athletics content for multi-platform BTN channels (digital, social, broadcast)
• Ensure the selection of content/highlights is consistent with BTN/Minnesota viewer trends to drive consumption with the Minnesota audience while applying sound editorial judgment
• Perform pre-and post-production digital video editing optimized for social media sharing
• Organize and evaluate content for assigned programs; determine the agenda and tone of the segment
• Coordinate with Manager, Digital and Content Coordinators to shape content and copy into video segments for digital and social platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, TikTok)
• Shoot, edit, and produce long-form storytelling content for On The Mat (wrestling), At The Net (volleyball), and On The Court (women's basketball) series that are distributed on digital, social, and linear platforms
• Manage the production of real time reactions to breaking Minnesota Athletics news and live coverage of Minnesota sporting events
• Act as digital advocate in coordination with the Minnesota Athletics Department to ensure seamless BTN integration
• Ability to execute duties of field producer on ENG shoots

• 1-2 years of experience producing custom digital content
• Strong knowledge of digital video production related techniques and online content management systems
• Established ability to create and produce compelling stories; generate and execute ideas, from concept to execution
• Proficiency with technology platforms and graphic design software packages (After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe Premiere Pro, 3D Software)
• Organized, detail oriented, proactive, and a team player
• Demonstrated ability to meet strategic deadlines in a dynamic environment
• Be able to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends and holidays
• Possesses a deep knowledge of Minnesota Athletics and pop culture
• Familiarity with Big Ten Network's programming, talent, and brand initiatives

• Bachelor's degree with emphasis on digital media production or equivalent experience
• Demonstrated production/editing experience with intercollegiate athletics programs or professional sports teams

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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rn50om-3-227-251-94-42 in your application.

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Big Ten Network

FOX Sports is the umbrella entity representing FOX Corporation's wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, the business has ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing relationships. FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2, FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Deportes.