Job Title : Premier Pro Editor

Company : View TV Group

Location : Reading, Berkshire

Job Type : Full Time

***** Applications made by recruiters will NOT be accepted *****

Who we are:

View TV Group produces entertainment TV and VOD content and broadcasts own and other owner’s channels on the http://kapang.com platform for smart TVs, set top box and any internet-connected / mobile devices and monetises own and customer’s content through sponsorship and programmatic advertising.

Job Description

The Premiere Pro Editor role will be responsible for assembling recorded raw material into a finished product that’s suitable for broadcasting. We’re looking for video editors experienced in all stages of the post production process

Responsibilities:

  • The role is to complete edit projects on time and within budget by co-operating with journalists, writers, other editors, technical staff and performers to ensure the show/programme is delivered to ViewTV Group policy and editorial standards and in accordance to Ofcom Regulations
  • Ensure procedures are followed, whereby all editing activity is conducted through a planning and validation process prior to being sent for final approval by the TV Production Manager
  • You will have a flair for pulling together engaging and creative edits to tight deadlines, which exceeds target expectations and that serves as an inspiration to junior members of the team

Role:

  • Assemble all raw footage such as camera footage, dialogue, sound effects, graphics and special effects into the finished edited product
  • In compliance with Control Documents (planning document describing the story / narrative) and Edit Schemas (scenes / timings / cameras):
    • Input uncut rushes and sound, synchronization, storing them into files on the database and digitally cutting the files
    • Create a ‘rough cut’ (or assembly edit) of the programme and determining the exact cutting for the next and final stages
    • Reorder and fit the content to time and ensure the logical sequencing and smooth running of the content to a given format
    • Select background mood music and correcting faulty footage.
    • Grade, colour and add special effects
  • Look for and introduce new editing technologies and industry’s best practices to maximize efficiency
  • Carry out all duties in accordance with health and safety regulations

Key Skills:

  • The ideal candidate will be a professional with five years commercial experience in an agency, production house or broadcast environment.
  • Ability to work effectively as a team on several different projects with conflicting deadlines and to strict specifications.
  • You will be an expert with Premiere Pro and the latest Adobe video, audio and colour grading software and fluent in After Effects, Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Audition, SpeedGrade and Encoder expertise would also be beneficial.
  • You will be a keen creative problem solver, possess excellent communication and organisational skills and have a mature, calm, can-do attitude.
  • Good working knowledge of Mac OSX, PC and digital workflows.
  • Good knowledge and experience of Adobe CS, codecs, compression and video formats
  • An excellent grasp of post-production processes and services for broadcast.
  • Dedicated, punctual and have a strong work ethic.
  • A highly creative, enthusiastic and collaborative approach

    Salary: £K range – DoE

How to Apply

If this sounds like the role for you, then we’d love to hear from you.

Please send your CV and a covering letter telling us why you think you are the right candidate to nicky.scanlon@viewtvgroup.com

 Closing Date for Applications: 25th January 2021