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We welcome interest from anyone experienced in, or wanting to develop a career in, any of our areas of work, including internship or work experience opportunities.

For these, please email your cv to jobs@premiercomms.com.


QC Operator

Job Role:
To QC file and tape based content to various standards, predominantly for Broadcast delivery and the creation of detailed QC Reports.

As part of the QC team your production workflow will involve many phases and throughout these processes, your experience of VT operation and Quality Control along with strong organisational skills and meticulous attention to detail will be constantly called upon by your team members and other departments.

Key Tasks:
•  Quality Control and checks for all AV content being delivered.
•  Accurate creation of QC reports.
•  Ensuring you manage daily work to achieve deadline dates.
•  Excellent communication skills.
•  Meticulous attention to detail.
•  Maintaining your storage and ingest environments.
•  Effective time management and multi-tasking skills.
•  Ability to react quickly and constructively in order to troubleshoot problems.
•  Supporting the Technical Manager in technical procedures and processes.
•  Proactive approach to learning new digital workflows and QC specifications.
•  Remain calm and professional under pressure.
•  Develop mutually supportive relationships with other team members.
•  Effectively utilise the expertise available and offer your knowledge to others.

Previous Experience:
Essential:
•  Previous experience in a VT machine room and/or QC role.
•  Familiarity with SD and HD formats.

Preferred:
•  Knowledge and hands-on experience of dubbing formats, frame-rate/standards conversions and codecs.
•   Knowledge and hands-on experience of VTR's to a TX level, along with Tektronix waveform monitors.
•   An understanding of Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premiere.

You will report directly to Mirelle Apted, Production Manager. You will also have a reporting line to Jem French, Technical Manager.

Please send CV and cover letter to Mirelle Apted mirelle.apted@premiercomms.com.


Publicist

Leading Entertainment PR agency Premier is looking for an experienced Theatre Publicist to join a hard working team on an exciting portfolio of West End Theatre productions.

Applicants should have a good understanding of the Theatre industry, notable experience of Theatre PR, good media contacts and communication skills as well as first rate organisational abilities.

Please send CV and covering letter to Janine Shalom, Director of Theatre, Janine.shalom@premiercomms.com to be recieved before 31 January 2017.

Direct applications only, recruitment agency referrals will not be accepted.


Digital Operator

To encode, QC, package create and manage data for a multitude of file-based Media formats and platforms, predominantly for iTunes.

You will be responsible for creating files and packages to the relevant delivery platform specifications.

As part of the Digital Media team your production workflow will involve many phases and throughout these processes, your experience of VT operation, file based encoding and compression techniques, along with strong organisational skills and meticulous attention to detail will be constantly called upon by your team members and other departments.

Key Tasks

•  Ingesting, exporting & delivery of content.
•  Quality control & metadata entry.
•  Ensuring you manage daily projects to achieve deadline dates.
•  Ensuring your file packages meet and adhere to the relevant platform specifications prior to delivery.
•  Excellent communication skills.
•  Meticulous attention to detail.
•  Maintaining your storage and ingest environments.
•  Effective time management and multi-tasking skills.
•  Ability to react quickly and constructively in order to troubleshoot problems.
•  Proactive approach to learning new digital workflows and platform specifications.
•  Remain calm and professional under pressure.
•  Develop mutually supportive relationships with other team members.
•  Effectively utilise the expertise available and offer your knowledge to others.

You will report directly to Stuart Gilbert, Head of Digital and Technical Operations.

Please send a CV and cover letter to jobs@premiercomms.com.


Lead Developer

The purpose of this role is to oversee the development of internal systems and tool sets, increasing operational efficiency for the digital media department whilst continually evolving workflows with existing and new technologies.

The Role

Premier delivers Film and TV content on behalf of domestic and international distributors to all leading platforms and broadcasters including iTunes, Google, Amazon, Netflix, Sky and BT TV. We are looking for a technical lead who can use their ability to understand complex video and audio workflows and translate this into the creation of custom tool sets and automation. The ability to work with a team as well as bringing their own ideas to the table is essential.

The successful candidate will be responsible for all workflow development and should have experience in creating applications that have been proven in a commercial environment. The role also requires the development and support of our online metadata tool. Excellent communication skills and attention to detail will be demonstrated as you work closely with relevant teams and senior management to ensure successful execution of work.

The Candidate

The ideal candidate would be one with proven experience within a technical role in a digital media environment. Knowledge of video and audio workflows for delivery to OTT and Broadcast services with exposure to systems such as Telestream Vantage or Amberfin iCR would be advantageous.

You will also have/be:

•  Passion for developing complex tools and workflows supported by strong technical knowledge.
•  Expert user of PC, MAC and Linux OS.
•  Experienced in Python, Django/FLASK, JSON, XML including API - REST/SOAP.
•  Experience of web development technologies, such as PHP, MySQL, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript.
•  Experience of working with website Content Management Systems, MVC Design Patterns, PHP Frameworks including Laravel and Source Control for example Git/Bitbucket.
•  Able to understand and build on existing tool sets and workflow.
•  Excellent communication skills and a willingness to go the extra mile.

Please send a CV and cover letter to jobs@premiercomms.com.