Live Webcast Project Manager

Location
London
Salary
Up to £25000 per annum
Posted
17 Apr 2018
Closes
15 May 2018
Ref
00081460
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This company, established in 1999, is one of the pioneers of live and on-demand streaming services in the UK and Europe working with clients around the world. Clients include BP, O2, Nike, the UN, GHD, ARUP, Kaplan, Facebook, the UK Parliament and Warner Brothers.

Working from offices near Old Street this position would suit a confident and capable individual looking to develop their career by taking on new challenges with a growing agency leading its field, whilst being a key member of a dynamic and committed team.

You will be reporting to the Project Management Team Leader and working as part of the webcasting and project team.

To fulfil the role the successful candidate will need to be an 'organised juggler'. You will be addicted to those live 'butterflies' and be at ease at managing multiple live projects and productions with tight time-frames.

You will also bring experience of live production management to the team and liaise with internal teams and 3rd parties to be ultimately responsible for successful webcast delivery.

This role's responsibilities include:
- Providing project management for live events and projects. Taking responsibility for the delivery of projects and handing back to the account team post project.
- Managing the internal personnel and external supplier resourcing for projects.
- Being responsible for the project documentation, using project management tools and shared resources.
- Ensuring projects are delivered to scope, and where scope drifts communicating back to the account team thus adhering to our ISO quality improvement methodology.
- Perform:-
o On-site production recces
o Configuration and testing of webcast pages
o Coordination and delivery of on-site rehearsals
o In-house monitoring of webcast rehearsals and live events
o Preparation and management of live and on-demand content for webcasts
o Management of all technical aspects of live webcasting, on-demand streaming and download delivery from account setup to delivery of statistics.

ABOUT YOU
The ideal candidate will preferably be a graduate (or similar qualification), and have at least three years' experience as a Production Manager working on live productions or running the live elements of webcasts.

Key Skills & Knowledge:
- Have an understanding of online video and how it works
- Have a strong understanding of video production
- Be able to effectively manage their own time and priorities
- Have an excellent phone manner, good communication skills both verbal and written and be punctual
- Be computer literate
- Show initiative and have a positive, "can do" attitude
- Be proactive and work together with management to continually improve our processes, help us innovate and increase customer success.

There may be some unsociable working hours as is the nature of supporting international brands and live events along with occasional UK and international travel.

Please note, you must already have existing eligibility to work in the UK.This company is an equal opportunities employer.

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