California Aggie: Video Production Manager

Contact Information

Name: Bryan Sykes

Phone: 530-368-7811


You can visit the California Aggie website to learn more about them.


Payrate: $10.50/hour

Work Study: No

Resume Required: Yes

Options: N/A


Hours per Week: 3-6 hours per week

Start Date: July 1, 2017

End Date: June 9, 2018


Job Number: 0001-2228-2017

Last Date to Apply: June 20, 2017



The Video Productions Manager will be a member of the New Media desk and work closely with the New Media manager to brainstorm, film, and edit film projects for The California Aggie.



  • Brainstorm and pitch film project ideas to New Media manager (ideally involving different desks, different ASUCD units for collaboration, and different campus or city events).

    • Aim is to maximize The California Aggie presence online and present interesting and professional content for our followers to consume.

  • Work actively with desk editors to come up with desk-specific video ideas

  • Alternating filming and editing: coordinating filming hours with New Media manager for that week and then editing filmed content the next week.

  • Attending weekly Storyboard meetings

  • Attending weekly Desk meetings

As part of your employment, you are required to subscribe to the ASUCD newsletter.



  • Experience and knowledge of Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, and graphic design

  • Experience in photography and film

  • Strong communication skills

  • Organized

  • Meets deadlines

  • Journalistic background

  • Knowledge of standards and ethics of journalism

  • Knowledge of Aggie Code of Ethics

  • Ability to work well under pressure and deal with adversity and stress

  • Positive attitude and sense of humor

Supplemental Questions

  1. Please briefly discuss the role of the UC Davis Principles of Community in the workplace and your understanding of diversity and cultural competency.
  2. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.
  3. Please list previous work history and volunteer experience.

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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