Position Summary: The Video Production Manager is an integral part of the Communications team. This person is responsible for everyday conceptualization and creation of video content for Orlando City Soccer Club with exceptional attention to detail, passion, and innovation. This position will be heavily relied upon to conceptualize, shoot, and edit video content daily. The Video Production Manager will be responsible for putting each project together, ensuring each project is delivered on schedule, meets all quality standards, and exceeds viewer expectations.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Manage and lead various production projects for Orlando City Soccer Club including but not limited to Orlando City and Orlando Pride games.
Assist in the development of strategic creative solutions that result in stakeholder satisfaction.
Conceptualize, create, and capture compelling club content ranging from behind-the-scenes access to 1-on-1 player features.
Work closely with entire communications team.
Lead and inspire communications team through management, planning and development of creative videos.
Manage the day-to-day tasks and deliverables for the communications team.
Serve as the point of contact when communicating and working cross departmentally.
Review video work, troubleshoot and provide direct feedback to communications team.
Ensure the quality and consistency across all projects aligns with brand standards.
Provide creative input throughout the pre-production and post-production planning process.
Meet and manage deadlines while ensuring the highest quality output.
Archive projects and maintain the organization of the archive.
Maintain all edit and shoot equipment, troubleshoot problems, and help expedite repairs.
Live production of broadcast elements while on the road with the team.
Occasional local and domestic travel.
Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s Degree in Media Production, Film, Photography, TV preferred.
2-4 years of experience in a similar position.
Experience with a professional sports team is a plus.
Exceptional cinematography and video production skills.
High competency in video editing, including the use of all advance knowledge of Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop, and 3D programs.
Knowledgeable in all areas of video production, including lighting, sound, motion graphics, color correction, and publishing.
Bilingual is a plus.
Live production experience a plus.
Highly organized and able to handle multiple projects at a time with tight deadlines.
Able to work non-traditional hours including weekends, in non-traditional settings, within a team atmosphere.
Physical ability to lift heavy video equipment is required.
Able to travel a minimum of 25% of the time during the season.
Knowledge of soccer and entertainment is required.
Experience with content management systems.
About Orlando City SC
Orlando City SC joined Major League Soccer (MLS) as the league's 21st franchise in November 2013, becoming the first MLS team in the Southeast. The Lions began league play in March 2015, and in 2017, moved into its privately-owned downtown soccer stadium. In 2019, Orlando City SC re-launched OCB to bridge the gap between its successful youth academy and the First Team.
In November 2015, the Club announced its intention to bring professional women’s soccer to Central Florida and launched Orlando Pride in the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL). The Pride began league play in 2016 bringing professional women’s soccer to Orlando for the first time. As part of the preeminent Orlando City Soccer Club, the Pride joined Orlando City SC of Major League Soccer and Orlando City B of USL League One. In 2017, the Pride and Orlando City SC moved its home matches into Exploria Stadium, a 25,500-seat soccer-specific stadium located in the heart of downtown Orlando.
With a footprint across the Central Florida region and a roster composed of renowned international talent that includes Champions League winners, Women’s World Cup champions, Olympic gold medalists and some of the best global talent in all of soccer, Orlando City SC and Orlando Pride boasts global relevance through its assemblage of world-class athletes and innovative business operations.
Orlando City SC is committed to setting the global standard for professional soccer teams and is guided by the following principles:
TO BRING OUR COMMUNITY TOGETHER, CREATE LASTING MEMORIES, AND FUEL PASSION FOR SOCCER.
BE THE ENVY OF OUR LEAGUE THROUGH PERFORMANCE, RELEVANCY, AND ENTERPRISE VALUE.
ENTERTAIN, UNIFY, AND INSPIRE OUR COMMUNITY THROUGH PASSIONATE SOCCER & SERVICE.
Please visit www.OrlandoCitySC.com for more information.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.