Content Director / Videographer (Esports)

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is seeking an onsite, full-time Content Director / Videographer for HU’s Esports team. Based out of the Harrisburg campus, the content director / videographer’s goal will be to entertain and engage a wide variety of gamers, both locally and on a global scale, commanding their attention with great content while cultivating brand loyalty to HU’s Esports team.

On a day-to-day basis, the content manager / videographer will be creating content maps, filming / directing content as it is made, and working with the Esports Program Director on what content will look like. You will also collaborate with other staff on finishing and distributing content.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage the creative process from concept to completion
  • Film footage to be edited into a final piece
  • Translate marketing objectives into clear creative strategies
  • Work with outside firms on marketing and PR
  • Executing deliverables for our sponsors
  • Lead and direct HU student interns / work study in understanding content creation
  • Ensure visual communication and brand standards of HU are met
  • Meet with upper management to explain campaign strategies and solutions
  • Work with social media manager and editors to make and distribute effective content

Requirements:

  • Knowledgeable about Esports: Understand nuances of League of Legends, Overwatch, Hearthstone, and more
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Teamwork oriented: Can manage work study / student interns who will be helping
  • Be creative with the type of content pushed out across all platforms
  • Competent at filming quality videos
  • Growth-oriented: Growing a collegiate Esports team from its inception into becoming popular
  • Be social! Will be working with players in person and will need them to join in on content
  • Relocate to the greater Harrisburg, PA area
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred

Needed for Application:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter: (One page – why do you want to work for HU, why are you a good fit, what relevant Esports experience do you have? What games are you currently playing?)
  • Examples of creative pieces you’ve made, videos you’ve filmed, example content maps, etc.

 

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to hr@harrisburgu.edu