Shooter/Editor

Specific Functions/Activities Summary

  • Bring content to life in new and exciting ways through video and motion graphics for the brand
  • Optimize photo and video content for internal/external syndication and social sharing
  • Work extremely closely and collaboratively with the New York Rangers Digital, Marketing, Creative, PR and Production teams
  • Provide a steady stream of video content ideas for shoots and edits
  • Create content while ensuring consistency by following company brand, quality and legal standards
  • Plan, shoot, direct and edit multiple video pieces; select or set up camera shots and graphics for the brand
  • Coordinate creative, technical, and pre and post-production activities to acquire quality content
  • Handle critical deadlines and short turnarounds in a fast-paced environment
  • Interact collaboratively and take direction in a 1 on 1 environment, as well as working independently
  • Ingest, transcode, log, tag and share media with various departments with very quick turnaround times
  • Assemble recorded raw material into a finished product that's suitable for digital and broadcast platforms
    • The material may include camera footage, v/o, sound effects, captioning, graphics and special effects
  • Potential travel with the New York Rangers as one of the day-to-day content shooter/editors on the road, at practices and during games and events

Qualifications

  • Experience traveling and shooting photography and video for a sports team or network
  • Proven track record engaging and interacting with athletes
  • Experience establishing in-game and post-game work flows
  • Candidate MUST have a flexible schedule and be able to work nights, weekends, holidays and off-hour shifts when needed. He/she must be able to work within the New York Rangers practice and game schedules. This position may travel with the team and shoot at events from time to time.
  • Demonstrated experience with post production and graphics software, including Adobe Photoshop, Premiere & After Effects
  • Demonstrated experience in all phases of production - concepting, prepping, shooting, editing, finishing
  • Knowledge/expertise in the Rangers and Hockey is a must!
  • Candidate should be nimble, calm under pressure, able to multi-task and wear many hats
  • Superior strategic thinking, superb editing ability, confidence, keen eye for detail, grammar and style, and a deep passion for hockey with an understanding of music and popular culture
  • Strong interpersonal skills; a team player, positive and innovative thinker
  • Ability to deliver great work in a fast-paced deadline driven environment
  • Knowledgeable about various cameras, equipment, shooting and editing styles and techniques
  • Expertise in Live Stream is preferred
  • Must be extremely organized and dependable
  • Motion Graphics capabilities a plus

 


Education

Candidates who have completed 60 credits of college-level coursework (representing 2 years), or have shown similar self-development through certifications, trade school coursework, etc. are preferred.

Educational requirements may differ from job to job based on the role.