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Senior Edit Assistant /Post Supervisor
Pulse Films are looking for a Senior Edit Assistant/Post Supervisor to join our Post Production department in our London office. 

Significant previous experience in a similar role is essential.

About Pulse Films

Pulse Films is an award-winning, independent, modern-day studio encompassing the development, production, financing and distribution of cross-platform content for audiences worldwide.  To learn more about us click here.


About the Role

We are now seeking a talented individual to perform the role of Senior Edit Assistant / Post Supervisor.


This is a hands on role combining technical expertise, and post-production workflow management.  Significant experience in a similar role is essential.


Key Areas of Responsibility

 

Admin & Budget

  • Software - Manage our rolling and permanent software licences
  • Hardware - Manage front of house machines, edit suites, laptops and assistant machines
  • Infrastructure  - Take a proactive approach to driving department development and structure improvements
  • Purchasing - Manage relationship development with suppliers.

 

Revenue

  • Job Booking
  • Job Costing and quote creation
  • PO’s Collection in conjunction with admin support
  • Monthly Reports in conjunction with admin support.

 

Information Systems

  • Hard Drive Log Management - making sure that the file maker system is working and all iPhones can access the database
  • Website video contract management (Wire Drive) - manage the back end of the website
  • Maintain management contracts with suppliers for continued support on our hardware. These contracts need to be renegotiated and renewed annually
  • Data Management of allocated server space making sure that the servers don’t run out of space and that all content is adequately backed up/archived before removal
  • FOXoms management - Set up of users and resources
  • Digital pigeon (or similiar) manage user set-up, and manage monthly contracts and plans to avoid overage charges.

 

Technical

  • Implementation of new technologies -  as new tech becomes available make it available for testing and implement across department
  • Workflow design and implementation - End to end process development for back-up, transcode, off-line edit, conform, hand-over, and final online edit
  • Standard requirements - set up OS settings for asset versioning and delivery
  • Software requirements - Review project requirements and confirm that all software meets those requirements
  • Training - Training of edit assistants on departmental procedure
  • 3rd tier Edit Support -  Resolve problems that Editors and Edit Assistants cannot
  • LTO Archive maintenance - checking for errors on the SDNA server, re-stocking tape media and formatting
  • Share Point Management - set up of server share points along with corresponding user and group permissions.
  • OS upgrade paths and obsolescence - Testing of new OS versions with existing programmes and when ready rolling out upgrades
  • File maker Pro database design and deployment - Amending the database to allow new types of data input
  • Avid technical assistance and debugging - Trouble shoot error messages and resolve crashes
  • Hard Drive/ Data Recovery (software based) - Making sure that drives can be repaired using a variety of tools is imperative
  • Disk printer Management and print server share.

Next Step
If you have the skills and experience to thrive in this role, please click the apply button to send your CV and cover letter via grapevinejobs.