Post Production Manager Avid

Creative Recruitment
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Post Production Manager

Post Production Manager will be working closely with the head of production, managing a team of editors and graphic artists to ensure the smooth running of the post production department.

You will need to ensure all projects include edit and graphics, are delivered to a high standard and to deadline.

Demonstrating exceptional cutting and finishing skills on both long and short form edits using Avid Media Composer in a tapeless environment. Working in a variety of styles to develop high-impact graphics through After Effects.

You will oversee the Post Production workflow, working with the Post Production Co-ordinator to ensure projects are scheduled and necessary elements are provided for the edit.

Key Responsibilities

  • To be responsible for the delivery of all post production projects ensuring they are delivered to a high creative and technical standard as well as to deadline
  • Reviewing all work that comes out of the department
  • Managing the Post Production Co-ordinator to ensure workload is scheduled for the department to meet changing deadlines
  • Overseeing the CGI schedule
  • Overseeing and providing QA for the delivery of post production projects ensuring they meet the specifications for each delivery point
  • Editing a variety of types of projects
  • Responsible for the safe keeping off all media and data archive, ensuring regular media management, back-ups and deep archiving to LTO take place. Ensuring regular off-site storage of files
  • To assist in the recruitment of new team members and advise on resource requirements for the team.
  • Train and mentor members of the team
  • To advise and the assist in the shaping of post-production process and policy. Producing policy documents when required

Key skills

  • Fluent in Avid systems and Adobe After Effects & knowledgeable of the Adobe product family
  • Understanding DRTV format
  • Knowledge of on-lining for broadcast and QC process for broadcast delivery
  • Attention to detail
  • Demonstrates knowledge of current Clearcast and ASA guidelines
  • Keeping up to date with industry developments and new post production software

Please apply for a detailed brief

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