The Virginia Tech Department of Athletics embraces the core value
of diverse and inclusive communities and respects the educational
benefits of diverse ideas, peoples, and cultures in order to
contribute to the equitable inclusion and just engagement of the
world’s communities. Guided by our motto, Ut Prosim (That I May
Serve), the Virginia Tech Department of Athletics is committed to
fostering a culture that accepts, affirms, and values all
individuals and their unique contributions to the department,
university, and broader community. We are committed to attracting
and retaining student-athletes, coaches, and staff from diverse
backgrounds while also fostering an inclusive educational and work
environment free from any discrimination based on age, color,
disability, sex (including pregnancy), gender, gender identity,
gender expression, genetic information, national origin, political
affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran
The Assistant Director / Creative Video within the Brand
Advancement team will assist the department and athletics External
Operations in the strategy and creation of video and digital
content for Virginia Tech Athletics. The goal of the Brand
Advancement team is to deliver personalized, significant and
unexpected experiences to all Virginia Tech fans and to present
Hokies' student-athletes’ stories in the best way possible. This
position reports to the Director of Creative Video within the Brand
Bachelor's degree in a related field with considerable video
experience, or a master's degree.
Strong storytelling skills and experience.
Ability to work in a collaborative team setting, while also being
self motivated and organized. Experience producing a variety of
videos including, but not limited to, daily social videos, hype
videos, recruiting content, intro videos, and promotional
Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, including Premiere and After
Experience with cinema-style cameras.
Commitment to diversity.
Ability to work outside of typical business hours as needed,
potentially including, but not limited to, evenings, weekends, and
Ability to edit according to tight deadlines, scripts and brand
Ability to work independently and seamlessly with Brand
Advancement, Digital Strategy & Innovation and Productions
& Multimedia teams.
Excellent communication & organizational skills.
Online portfolio/reel that demonstrates expertise in shooting and
Experience with professional lighting systems.
Experience with in-venue video production.
Virginia Tech Athletics provides great benefits and work/life
balance in the beautiful New River Valley!
The successful candidate will be required to have a criminal
About Virginia Tech
Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim
(That I May Serve),
Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking a
hands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to be
leaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institution
that enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout the
world, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community
to knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers more
than 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000
undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eight
, a school of
, a veterinary
college, Graduate School
, and Honors College
. The university
has a significant presence across Virginia, including the Innovation Campus
in Northern Virginia; the Health Sciences and Technology Campus in
Roanoke; sites in Newport News and Richmond; and numerous Extension offices
. A leading global research institution, Virginia Tech
conducts more than $500 million in research annually.
Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or
applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, sex (including
pregnancy), gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic
information, national origin, political affiliation, race,
religion, sexual orientation, or military status, or otherwise
discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about,
discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of
other employees or applicants, or on any other basis protected by
If you are an individual with a disability and desire an
accommodation, please contact Stuart Cochran
during regular business hours at least 10
business days prior to the event.
August 8, 2023