YNT Videographer and Editor
Fully Remote IL Marketing
Job Type
Part-time, Contract
Description

U.S. Soccer Overview


We are U.S. Soccer and we are the future of sport in the United States. Our mission is to make soccer the preeminent sport in the United States. We embrace diversity, technology and global connections to drive the growth of our sport and by supporting members, impacting athletes, and serving fans. We seek motivated, passionate, skilled people who can think, create and work on a team.

U.S. Soccer is a growing company that looks for team members to grow with it. U.S. Soccer offers a comprehensive compensation 

package, casual work environment, an inclusive culture and an atmosphere for professional development.


Position Description

Travel to and produce video content from various Youth National Team (YNT) functions around the world. We are looking for a young and versatile visual storyteller, with an emphasis on editing, finishing, and delivering a wide variety of video content.

Requirements

Primary Responsibilities


  • Travel to YNT camps and events as available
  • Produce, film, and edit video content for social media, ussoccer.com and other channels
  • Work with USSF video and PR staffs to develop and execute team storylines


Minimum Qualifications:


  • Experience with digital cinema cameras, sound, and lighting techniques
  • Strong video editing skills with specific knowledge of Adobe Premiere (or equivalent NLE)
  • Experience in other Adobe applications, notably After Effects
  • Quick learner who can function in the fast-paced environment mandated by professional sports
  • Able and willing to travel for significant stretches of time, ranging from 10 days to 4-5 weeks
  • Able and willing to work non-traditional hours including evenings, weekends, and holidays 


Desired Qualifications:


  • Experience producing high-level sports videos 
  • Impetus to push forward U.S. Soccer’s style and voice while staying within the boundaries of its brand guidelines and workflows
  • Knowledge and understanding of the international soccer landscape

Working at U.S. Soccer is a unique opportunity. Employees who work at U.S. Soccer have the following attributes:

  • Adopt a company centric approach—Serve the Athlete and the Fan
  • Embrace and see learning as a lifelong pursuit
  • Possess a growth mindset—keeps an open mind and seeks new      challenges
  • Practice self-assessment and self-reflection
  • Open to criticism and does not make excuses
  • Possess a tireless work ethic
  • Wants to be part of a team that wins
  • Has the ability to be firm but fair
  • Communicate in a direct, open and honest manner
  • Build relationships through genuine interpersonal skills