YourGameNow.com, LLC, an Iowas sports video production company, is looking for a Field Producers for its operations in throughout the state of Iowa.
YourGameNow.com is seeking field producers to attend class 4A high school sporting events throughout the state of Iowa. Field Producers will be recording the entire game from a press box angle and encoding the video live to a laptop for later use. This is a single camera coverage of the game. After the game, Field Producers will edit the footage down to a rough 2 minute highlight reel that will be polished later with a VO and music by headquarters. Both the highlight reels and entire game will be upload to the company servers for immediate distribution to YGN and over 20 affiliated websites and media organizations. This is a contracted position.
At least 2 years of experience in the video, film, or live production environments.
Own a professional (i.e. “pro-sumer” or better) DV/HDV camera and fluid head tripod (laptops are provided)
Open Schedule to consistently work games every Friday during football season August - Oct. (some Thursday and Saturday games as schedule dictates)
Open Schedule to consistently work games every Tuesday and Friday during basketball season Nov. through Mar. (no games during Holiday Break)
Capable of standing throughout a game and through the weather/conditions.
Knowledge of non-linear video editing
Basic understanding of football and basketball
Have own source of transportation to and from games.
$150/game (20-30 games available per person)
How to Apply:
Please submit a resume with cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org, subject line: “Field Producer Application,” prior to August 1st.
In 2011-2012, YGN will produce full games and highlights from all 4A high schools in the state of Iowa (47) in football and boys & girls basketball. YGN also produces its own weekly highlight TV shows for each of the 4 conferences in class 4A for broadcast in all markets across the state. To date, YGN has an inventory of over 900 such games produced and has produced track coverage for over 25,000 young athletes in national competitions. YGN is the production partner for Iowa Barnstormers Red Zone on WOI-ABC5, and NBA Entertainment for all Iowa Energy home games.
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