The Director of Media is impeccably skilled at being in the right place at the right time to capture the competitive spirit, energetic enthusiasm, and anxious anticipation throughout the competition experience. This individual has a keen desire to leverage creativity, share their unique style, and see the world through a different lens. For CaseIT’s 20th Anniversary, the Director of Media plays an integral role in bringing CaseIT 2023 to life through videography and photography.

Commitment required:

  • Term duration is from June 2022 to June 2023
  • Must attend the CaseIT 2023 Onboarding on June 23, 2022 from 7-8 PM
  • Must attend CaseIT 2022 Organizing Committee, & Portfolio Meetings (2-3 hours per week) from June 2022 to March 2023
  • Attendance mandatory during CaseIT 2023 Competition Week from February 20-25, 2023

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Lead a team of Media Associates in the development of videography and photography to ensure a clear and professional creative direction for CaseIT 2023 and PIVOT 2023
  • Develop an innovative visual identity that uniquely represents CaseIT 2023 and can be applied across all branding platforms including social media, sponsorship packages, and competition packages
  • Lead pre-competition engagement efforts through planning and delivering visual media campaigns that introduce key stakeholders of the competition on social media
  • Ensure competitors and other stakeholders are actively engaged on social media throughout the competition by collecting, editing, and posting competition content in a timely manner
  • Capture content of the Organizing Committee such as each individual team member and the ongoing processes that the team takes to run a world-class competition
  • Support a multi-media approach to competition promotions through visualizing and coordinating the inclusion of videography and photography into content strategies

Qualifications:

  • Experience with design and editing software (ie. Figma, Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Lightroom, After Effects, etc.)
  • Demonstrated experience with videography and photography
  • Transferable leadership experience¬†
  • Keen eye for detail and design aesthetics

Successful completion of this role provides:

  • A creative portfolio bolstered with content from a high-profile international event
  • Proven capabilities in delivering a unified brand message through visual imagery and motion footage
  • Ability to assist the fulfillment of marketing and public relations goals by creating engaging content

CONTACT

If you have any inquiries or concerns about Director recruitment, please do not hesitate to contact the CaseIT 2023 Management Team at caseit@sfu.ca