Detailed Job Description
There are a lot of career-defining opportunities for individuals with the right attitude, attention to detail and passion for making an impactful film and digital content.
Location: near Kennington and Oval underground stations, London.
We are seeking an Edit Assistant to join the Post Production team under the Head of PP. You will be working on our new server that runs 14 edit suites in HD and 4K. Learning the system from install to integration, you’ll be assisting in the data management of projects, media and ingesting of rushes.
Full job description (including responsibilities):
You’ll be responsible for ensuring data is put in the right places, at the right time for the right people. You need to be a confident team player but able to operate independently and forward report any concerns or issues as and when they occur. And problems do occur all the time, so you’ll need a steady head and be able to communicate calmly and effectively.
Over time you’ll be helping with basic edit preparations, media transcoding and logging. We will also be working through the archive looking for stock shots and showreel material.
You will be based in the Post Production department but may from time to time be needed on set in the studios, or on location with a shoot. As such, though usually, you’ll be working regular office hours, there will be some flexibility needed to cater to specific shoots and projects.
Day-to-day apportioned time as follows:
- 3-hours Project Initiation, Organisation, Assembly Editing, Footage Organisation
- 2-hour Media Management
- 1 hour Server Maintenance (housekeeping of files, proxies and cache files)
- 1-hour LTO unarchiving
- 1-hour DIT (Digital Image Technician)
- 1-hour Logging
Working hours are 9 am to 6 pm, Monday-Friday. Salary is £10,000-15,000 depending on experience.