Social Video Content Producer - IMG Academy - Bradenton, FL

Job Title: Social Video Content Producer
Company: IMG Academy
Location: Bradenton, FL

Want to love what you do in an environment that values learning and growth alongside other high-performing individuals? If you answered yes, IMG Academy is hiring.

About IMG Academy

IMG Academy is one of the world’s largest and most advanced multi-sport training and educational institutions. IMG Academy helps countless youth, adult, collegiate and professional athletes reach their full potential in and out of sport by providing world-class teaching and coaching, tailored programs and professional facilities. Based in Bradenton, Florida, IMG Academy also serves as a training and competition venue for amateur and professional teams, a host site for a variety of events, and a hub for sports performance research and innovation.

We are seeking curious, caring individuals who align with our core values:
Passionate Soul: Love what you do
Open Mind: Never stop learning and growing
Champions Spirit: Strive for greatness
Helpful Heart: Lift up those around you
Absolute Integrity: Always do the right thing
Position Summary

With a unique and dynamic environment, IMG Academy relies on content capture as a critical component to the marketing strategy.

The social video content producer is responsible for telling the story of IMG Academy and its sport programs through creative videography on various projects, including but not limited to: short-form and long-form video production, live streaming and more to drive brand positioning, awareness and conversion. Looking for someone to capture the energy of campus from sport to academics to campus life.

Please include a link to previous work in your submission.

Position Responsibilities

  • Embed themselves within assigned areas to find relevant content for consistent and timely production
  • Ability to cinematically bring the energy of campus to life
  • Produce and manage multi-purpose content creation for social media platforms, including Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, as well as other new platforms that arise
  • Identify and capture unique “in the moment” content that resonates with social trends and relevant audiences
  • Work collaboratively with marketing/communications teams to brainstorm and execute video and photography that supports specific campaigns and initiatives
  • Support the content team in executing the social strategy for IMG Academy channels.
  • Manage, direct and execute photo and video shoots, and coordinate with freelancers to support marketing efforts.
  • Strategizes and helps develop digital distribution across website, social media, mobile, video channel and others
  • Ideate, film and edit TikTok suited videos for the IMG Academy account and generate new ideas to increase reach, engagement levels and grow the following organically
  • Identify and capture unique content that resonates with social trends and relevant audiences.
  • Monitor trends in social media tools and best practices
  • Maintains a detailed video calendar anticipating content needs
  • Consistently upload and tag content on digital archive for future use
  • Aids in set-ups that include camera, lighting, audio, etc.
  • Has a knowledge and maintains all video equipment that is available.
  • Will assist content team in its social media strategy and management efforts if desired by the applicant.**

Knowledge, Skills And Ability

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications, Film/Photography, Media Arts or related field
  • Minimum two years professional experience in social or video production
  • Editing experience using Adobe Creative Cloud (Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop, etc.)
  • Experience with video camera operations including Sony FS7, DSLRs, GoPro, and Cine Lenses
  • Firm understanding of social media landscape, including what’s trending across relevant social platforms
  • Knowledgeable of photographic skills and understands lighting
  • Experience using green screen and 3-point light setups for interviews
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Desire to work collaboratively with colleagues

Preferred Skills

  • Master’s degree in marketing, sports marketing, communications or related field
  • Interest in sports
  • Bilingual
  • Physical Demands and Work Environment
  • The role will occasionally require extended and weekend hours during peak seasons
  • The role may require lifting, moving, pushing or pulling equipment or boxes in excess of 40lbs
  • Should be able to handle outdoor temperatures for a reasonable period of time
  • Must be able to move around campus which includes gym, turf, fields, etc.
  • Ability to work flexible hours to include nights, weekends and holidays is required
  • EEO Statement: IMG Academy is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.

Endeavor unites and brings people together in our love of sport, culture, and entertainment. We understand this can only be accomplished when we lead with a lens of diversity, equity, and inclusion in everything we do. As a global company that drives culture, we strive to reflect the world’s diverse voices.

Endeavor is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, or religion or belief.

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