Penn State University
WPSU Penn State is seeking a Sports Producer/Director with proven experience in developing high profile, high production value projects. You should have a passion for Penn State Athletics, effective storytelling, and a creative sense of contemporary visual style. You will work with our Executive Producers to design and produce broadcast and non-broadcast sports projects, including short and long form productions. This position will manage all production elements including client management, personnel, talent, equipment, and budgets. Some travel may be required. Extensive, non-traditional hours are required. Applicants should be prepared to share a demo reel of past projects. We seek candidates who are able to demonstrate experience and ability to advance Outreach’s diversity initiative. This job will be filled as a level 3, or level 4, depending upon the successful candidate's competencies, education, and experience. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus two years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience for a level 3. Additional experience and/or education and competencies are required for higher level jobs. Skills in non-linear editing and multimedia are preferred. Bachelor's degree in Film/Video Production is preferred. Proven skills in production planning, directing, writing, client management, and coordinating a production crew are required. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with excellent possibility of re-funding.
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