EDIT ASSISTANT & MEDIA OP AT FILM PROD CO
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- Job Listing Date
- 13 May 2019
- Auckland, Auckland Central
- Work Type
- Full Time
- Advertising, Arts & Media, Programming & Production
FINCH is an independent production company focused on the craft of storytelling, entertainment and technology.
We are one of the most highly respected and awarded production companies in NZ and Australia. You will be exposed to many of the best creative and production minds in our industry, and you will work as part of a team to deliver a variety of innovative, commercial projects.
Overall Job Function/Role:
We are looking for a highly motivated Edit Assistant/Media Op to join our team. This position is a great opportunity to be exposed to entire production/post production pipeline. You will be responsible for assisting in the production of post jobs (offline, grade, online) the management of hard drives and media for filming and post production pipeline, archiving and backup of media and data related to jobs, as well as assisting IT with tasks. You'll need to be able to handle peaks and troughs in your workload and think proactively. Managing your workload effectively so you're able to be reactive when required. As with most jobs there will be other tasks that come your way so a flexible and positive attitude will go a long way.
Skills and Experience
Experience in the Film and Television industry would be advantageous
An understanding of VFX and post-production workflows would be advantageous
Knowledge of DaVinci Resolve, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Media Encoder, AVID, and Flame would be advantageous.
Strong administrative and organisational skills with exceptional attention to detail
Ability to operate autonomously with a strong sense of personal responsibility
Highly energetic and people orientated
Strong sense of passion for the industry
Ability to change and adapt to rapidly changing post production technologies
Excellent knowledge of OSX. Linux knowledge an advantage
Edit Assistant Responsibilities
Conforming in Resolve and Flame
Prepping editor workspaces in AVID/Premiere.
Ingesting and syncing media.
Assisting with offline requirements (exporting and sourcing media)
Outputs and submasters for online and audio, including EDLs and OMF/AAFs
Media Op Responsibilities
Managing all media that comes in and out the building
Assist all artists in managing their project workflows and media
Liaise with producers on when jobs are starting and completing
Archive jobs and rushes to tape.
Take full responsibility for knowing where all jobs, media and hard drives are located at all times
Be proactive and problem solve to ensure all projects stay on track
Allocating drives for shoots and tracking their location
Coming up with new ideas to improve our pipeline
Ensure masters are stored correctly and clean and dirty masters are created
Convert native digital files into other formats utilising DaVinci Resolve and Adobe Media Encoder for digital delivery
Assist production staff with basic IT tasks
Liaise with IT support to assist with other IT tasks
You need to be able to take instruction and feedback well, whilst having the confidence and initiative to work independently and problem solve if required.
If you feel you meet the criteria above and are keen to be part of a team working in the Film, TV or Advertising industry, we want to hear from you. Please ensure you include a current CV and recent references as part of your application.
Applications close Thursday 6 June 2019