Freelance Video Producer/Editor - Big Ten Network

Job Number: R50023035

Brand: Fox Sports

Sub Brand: Big Ten Network

Job Type: Content Programming, Creative Development, Digital

Location Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Experienced Hires

Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan

Job Posting Date: August 10, 2023

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The Big Ten Network is seeking a BTN On Campus – Video Producer/Editor at the University of Michigan. The BTN On Campus – Video Producer/Editor will support the ideation, development, and implementation of Michigan Athletics multi-platform content, with a focus on digital and social opportunities. This is a freelance position (July-April) offering up to 40 hours per week. This position will report to BTN’s Manager, Digital, and will be based in Ann Arbor, Michigan.


  • Lead BTN in the creative development, production, and delivery of Michigan Athletics content for multi-platform BTN channels (digital, social, broadcast)
  • Ensure the selection of content/highlights is consistent with BTN/Michigan viewer trends to drive consumption with the Michigan audience while applying sound editorial judgment
  • Perform pre- and post-production digital video editing optimized for social media sharing
  • Organize and evaluate content for assigned programs; determine the agenda and tone of the segment
  • Coordinate with the Manager, Digital, and Content Coordinators to shape content and copy into video segments for digital and social platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, TikTok)
  • Shoot, edit, and produce long-form storytelling content for On The Mat (wrestling), At The Net (volleyball), On The Ice (hockey), and On The Court (women’s basketball) series that are distributed on digital, social, and linear platforms 
  • Manage the production of real-time reactions to breaking Michigan Athletics news and live coverage of Michigan sporting events
  • Act as a digital advocate in coordination with the Michigan Athletics Department to ensure seamless BTN integration 
  • Ability to execute duties of field producer on ENG shoots


  • 1-2 years of experience producing custom digital content
  • Strong knowledge of digital video production-related techniques and online content management systems
  • Established ability to create and produce compelling stories; generates and executes ideas, from concept to execution
  • Proficiency with technology platforms and graphic design software packages (After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe Premiere Pro, 3D Software)
  • Organized, detail-oriented, proactive, and a team player
  • Demonstrated ability to meet strategic deadlines in a dynamic environment
  • Be able to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Possesses a deep knowledge of Michigan Athletics and pop culture
  • Familiarity with Big Ten Network’s programming, talent, and brand initiatives
  • Ability to lift 20 pounds


  • Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis on digital media production or equivalent experience
  • Demonstrated production/editing experience with intercollegiate athletics programs or professional sports teams

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