Auburn University Athletics seeks candidates for a Director, Athletics Photography position to manage the daily operations of photographic needs within Auburn Athletics. This position serves as the lead photographer for the athletics department and reports to the Assistant Athletics Director for Creative and Digital Strategy
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Responsible for the day-to-day oversight of photographic needs within Auburn Athletics.
Oversees full-time staff and the student photographer program. Assists in the training and professional development of full-time staff and student workers.
Schedules and executes a large variety of photography assignments including athletic competitions, special events, and studio photography.
Effectively and efficiently labels and archives all images, both past and present. Fulfills internal and external media photography requests.
Assists the athletic department graphic design team with content and graphic creation to elevate the Auburn Athletics brand.
Maintains and organizes all photography equipment and makes equipment purchasing recommendations
Provides up to date images of current student- athletes to assist with branding through name, image, and likeness (NIL).
Performs other job duties as assigned.
Complies with all applicable National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and Southeastern Conference (SEC) regulations in the performance of job duties.