Chiswick, London, W4

FTC - 6 Months

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Compliance Editor
The Compliance Editor will support the Technical Operations Supervisor in providing high levels of customer services to Reversioning, German and Middle East teams and channels of as well as promo teams and external clients. 
About the Role
Position Summary:

Working within Post Production, the Compliance Editor is primarily responsible for cutting reversioning material and cutting to clock material for transmission. 


This role requires advanced editing skills using Avid Media Composer. Understanding of Broadcast and technical Post Production workflows are a must.

 

The Compliance Editor will support the Technical Operations Supervisor in providing high levels of customer services to Reversioning, German and Middle East teams and channels of as well as promo teams and external clients. 


The Compliance Editor will be required to highlight any client needs, edit sessions or workflow challenges/efficiencies to the Technical Operations Supervisor. 


This role will also be required to log any technical or operational problems and report to the Technical Operations Supervisor. This role also includes Quality Assessment work.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Edit and reversion according to Discovery tech specs, edit instructions and style guides using Avid Media Composer
  • Ensure that all aspects of Ofcom Codes of Practice relating to the channels and broadcast are observed
  • Engage with the Reversioning, Promo teams to maintain the look and feel of the Discovery channels
  • Communicate queries or missing materials to Edit Bookings, the Edit Coordinators and the Media Manager
  • Liaise with the Programme Asset Management team (PAM)
  • Report any technical problems to the Post Production Engineering team and feedback any issues to the Technical Operations Supervisor
  • Maintain QC standards of newly created materials
  • Able to thoroughly carry out metadata entry tasks
  • An impeccable attention to detail is a must
  • Responsible for ensuring all operational procedures are followed
  • Prioritise and deal with certain queries as quickly and efficiently as possible
  • Analyse the current workflow and propose/report anything that can be improved
  • Log any technical or operational errors they experience on their shift
  • Ad hoc duties
  • You may be required to work shifts (days, nights and weekends shifts).


Candidate Profile

Requirements:

  • Advanced knowledge of Avid Media Composer is absolutely essential
  • Good understanding of Ofcom code of practices, the DPP and EBU regulations
  • Prior knowledge of TECOM and German TV Standards and Practices guidelines (technical and editorial) is advantageous
  • Ability to diagnose and repair erroneous content
  • Basic understanding of the AVID Interplay server is a plus
  • Experience of other non-linear editing platforms is also a plus
  • Ability to coordinate, prioritize and edit in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Technical training and experience in a recognized post facility or media based organization.
  • Advanced knowledge of file based workflows and broadcast technology
  • Good operational knowledge of editing working within a team environment
  • Excellent understanding of video and audio theory
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to identify and prioritize problems
  • Decision making skills.

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