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Studio Sound Manager

We currently have a really exciting opportunity available for a Studio Sound Manager to join a leading independent audio-book company based in East Midlands on a permanent basis.

ABOUT THE ROLE

A large independent audio-book company is looking to recruit a Studio Manager on a permanent basis to manage its new sound studios based in the East Midlands.

 

Key Responsibilities:

In this role, you will be responsible for ensuring that all audio projects are recorded to the company's required standards and that all post-production processes are completed efficiently and to high-quality for publication. 


Your duties will include organising staff schedules for the studio team, actors and freelancers and dealing with external studios to ensure that all projects are delivered on time and within budget.

 

As Studio Manager, you will be required to produce annual recording budgets, manage department costs, provide reports to show ongoing performance and efficiencies as well as ensuring you are providing your team with ongoing direction so that all staff understand their duties and are sufficiently trained. 


You will also carry out staff appraisals and set out annual objectives.

 

Alongside this, you will be involved with the casting process, hiring of talent and working with the team in setting up studio booths and audio equipment for recordings. An important part of the role will also be researching, testing and implementing new equipment and software.


ABOUT YOU

Key Skills & Experience:

To be considered for this role, candidates must be able to demonstrate extensive experience in audio recording and production ideally with previous experience in producing audiobooks. 


You must have good leadership and project management skills as you will be required to manage multiple projects and external companies simultaneously. 


A thorough understanding of audio recording processes is required as is the ability to work and make decisions independently.


Candidates must have an EU driving license.


NEXT STEPS  

If you feel you have the right skills and experience to be successful in this role, then please click the 'apply' button to send a copy of your Word CV and cover letter via grapevinejobs.


Please note, only applicants who are already fully eligible to live and work in the UK without the need for visa sponsorship can be considered.


About Christy Media Solutions

Christy Media Solutions are recruitment specialists for the Broadcast, Media and Satellite sectors.  We provide high quality contract and permanent staff, as well as executive search, selection and retained recruitment solutions to a global customer base.

 

Please visit our website to find out more: www.christy-media.com