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28

Producer @ Nexus

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 26 May 2017

Position: Producer

Contract: Minimum 9 months full-time

Salary: Based on experience

Website: www.nexusstudios.com

Nexus Studios is looking for a confident, friendly and efficient Producer to lead an exciting multi-film animation and interactive project. You’ll have experience in narrative 2D animation production, be able to multitask and handle a large volume of work, are proactive, detailed orientated and able to prioritise activities and be organised under pressure. You will develop strong trusting relationships with the Director, team and be good at working closely and collaboratively with clients. Long form experience useful due to the nature of the project but commercial experience a must. You must be adaptable and fluid in your approach due to the unique nature of the project. Interactive understanding useful but not a requirement. You will bring enthusiasm and commitment to the project and enthuse ambition.

Key Responsibilities

• Serving as the main point of co-ordination and contact between the day-to-day production team, the Director, the client and the project's senior management staff

• Budgeting various new briefs & responsible for maintaining profit margin

• Maintaining schedule and delivery oversight for projects including the setting of project priorities and milestones

• Keeping an eye on new talent and looking ahead to recruitment

• Constantly look ahead to avoid production bottlenecks and other potential production problems

• You must have a real interest in pushing the aesthetic of what we do and an appreciation of what that means for the artists and technology within the studio.

• Overseeing & maintaining resources for project

• Keeping creative goals in mind and working with director / project leads in reaching all potentials

• Briefing new crew and sharing clear goals for creative involvement

• Running client meetings and where necessary, lead the discussions

• Helping to craft client proposals with the EP

• You’ll be helping the team understand the client's problems so they’re able to use their skills to answer the brief

Requirements:

• An organised self-starter

• Experience of producing multiple projects or volume of animation.

• A can-do, approachable, friendly, outgoing nature

• Excellent all round communication skills

• Excellent administrative, multi-tasking and organisational skills

• Computer literate – MS Office

• Minimum of 5 years experience working in an established production company as a producer.

• Experience of Shotgun useful

How to Apply

If you are enthusiastic and dedicated to joining a growing London studio, please send your CV and a brief email saying why you are suited to the role to prodjobs@nexusstudios.com, ref: ‘Producer 2D’.

About Nexus Studios

Nexus Studios makes highly acclaimed storytelling work in both film and interactive media. Our directors work alongside our artists to design and craft animation, live-action and digital media that pushes storytelling in all visual forms. Nexus Interactive Arts is at the cutting edge of storytelling, known for innovative experiential work including live, augmented and virtual reality experiences. And we’ve picked up 2 Cannes Grand Prix, 2 Black Pencils, an Oscar® nomination and Adweek’s Commercial of the Decade along the way.

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28

Executive Assistant @ Nexus

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 05 May 2017

Position: Executive Assistant

Contract: Permanent full-time

Salary: Based on experience

Application Deadline: 5 May 2017

Website: www.nexusstudios.com

If you’re proactive and organised with a passion for communication and creative management, our Executive Assistant role could be for you. Your primary role will be to support the top executives at our busy production company, animation and interactive arts studio. With an emphasis on the smooth coordination of diaries and travel arrangements, you will also arrange events and be involved in general administration duties. Your day can also involve anything from researching new talent, proof reading, setting up VR demos and submitting to festivals and awards.

Key Responsibilities

• Manage the organisation of events and talks

• Managing daily diaries, documents and screening emails

• Planning and organisation of senior management daily schedules

• Arranging meetings, preparing pre-meeting briefing packs and any presentation requirements

• Booking all travel arrangements and handling visa applications

• Recording and posting documents and reconciling credit cards as required

• Help the marketing, new business and original content teams when needed

• Manage the festivals and awards database and coordination of submissions

• Coordinating appraisals and work experience bookings

Requirements:

Strong all-round PA skills are essential (organisation, management, coordination) alongside discretion at all times.

• Experience in multi-tasking across a broad range of activities

• Experience in dealing with both staff and external contacts and clients

• Articulate with excellent interpersonal skills and
ability to work flexibly

• Strong written communication

• Fully computer literate with all round MS Office and Google apps skills, preferably on Apple

• Highly proactive, great attention to detail and ability to work in a fast paced environment

• A passion for animation, culture and interactive arts a benefit

How to Apply

If you are enthusiastic and dedicated to joining a growing London studio, please send your CV and a brief email saying why you are suited to the role to prodjobs@nexusstudios.com, ref: ‘Executive Assistant.

*In your application please state one of your favourite Nexus projects and the reasons for this. Please also choose one of your least favourite Nexus projects and tell us why.

About Nexus Studios

Nexus Studios makes highly acclaimed storytelling work in both film and interactive media. Our directors work alongside our artists to design and craft animation, live-action and digital media that pushes storytelling in all visual forms. Nexus Interactive Arts is at the cutting edge of storytelling, known for innovative experiential work including live, augmented and virtual reality experiences. And we’ve picked up Cannes Grand Prix, Black Pencils, an Oscar® nomination and Adweek’s Commercial of the Decade along the way.

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27

Shared Office/Desk Space Available @ Royle Productions

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 01 May 2017

Shared Office/Desk Space Available Now in Holborn/Soho! Perfect for a small 2-8 person team or rented individually

  • 8 desks
  • Beautiful open plan office with high ceilings
  • Large meeting room
  • WIFI
  • 24h access
  • Friendly atmosphere

Currently the space is being shared by a production company and creative translators. The vibe is chilled and friendly and would suit a small team or a set of individual freelancers.

The office is located 5 minutes walk from Holborn and Tottenham Court Road stations. Very accessible and great for the industry!

For more information and pictures visit

http://www.deskcamping.com/desks-for-rent/London/WC1A%201JJ/shared-office-desk-space-available?

If you are interested in viewing the space please email marta@royleproductions.com

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25

Directors Rep/Sales Assistant @ Agile Films

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 23 May 2017

Agile Films are looking for a Directors Rep / Sales Assistant to join the team and assist head of Sales, Fliss Hutcheson. The successful applicant will be engaging, confident and comfortable approaching major London Advertising Agencies to represent and sell our excellent roster of directors.

Agile Films is a busy, well-established Shoreditch based production company who are well respected in the market place. We produce a vast range of work including commercials, online content, music videos and features films.

The position is full time and open to applicants of varied industry experience. We really want to find the right person for this role so are open minded to every level and willing to discuss how to make the role appealing for the right person. Existing agency contacts/ knowledge would be a bonus but not essential. What is important is that you have the drive and attitude to learn the industry and create your own contacts within it. We want someone who is looking for a fresh challenge and wants to be part of a young and ambitious team.

This is the perfect opportunity for someone who wants to learn more about the advertising industry and progress within the company. Salary depending on experience.

Please send your CV and cover note to fliss@agilefilms.com.

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25

In-house Runner @ BOLD

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 23 May 2017

Bold are looking for someone young and enthusiastic to join us.

Specifically we need a Runner with Adobe Premiere Pro skills.

Job description. A combination of all the below, in no particular order.

Basic runner duties i.e. Local deliveries, stocking the kitchen, working with the in house PA to keep the office running smoothly, answering phones, booking cabs, couriers etc…In house editing of showreels, casting cut downs, occasional mood films, assisting with picture research, helping with treatment layouts, location layouts, maintaining the archive / web site / iPads and updating our production partners with new work.

In addition to the in house duties, you will be given the opportunity to work on the set of our London based shoots.

Computer skills we'd like you to have -

Generally proficient with all things Mac.

Very comfortable with Premiere, MPEG Streamclip, Final Cut, Photoshop, Keynote, Pages, InDesign, Word, Excel.

Other things -

A Good knowledge and general interest in film and photography would be helpful.

We need someone who's keen to get involved in all aspects of the production process, someone who wants to learn and progress through the ranks. You need to be organised, punctual and calm under pressure whilst working within a small but busy production office.

This is an entry level position and is an ideal first step in the industry.

If this sounds like it could be the job for you, please email: vacancies@boldcompany.co.uk

APRIL

25

Post Production & After Effects Editor @ Trailer Park

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 23 May 2017

Role: Post Production & After Effects Editor

Reporting to:
Edit & VFX Supervisor

Trailer Park are recruiting for a full time Senior Editor with Motion Graphics experience who is extremely proficient in Premiere Pro and After Effects. Highly creative and a short form storyteller, driven by an ambition to create inspiring content, you will have experience cutting branded and entertainment content, promos, trailers and TVC’s.

About Trailer Park:

In a world saturated with homogenous ‘content’, Trailer Park believe in the power of Entertainment. We combine over twenty years of storytelling expertise with large scale production resources to MAKE, MARKET & MOVE entertainment content for a diverse client portfolio of film studios and major brands.

We are one of Engine's 13 partner businesses, most of whom share our Great Portland St. home. Engine is an award-winning global communications company with more than 2,100 employees based across locations such as London, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Melbourne

As well as working directly with our own clients, we also partner with other internal Engine companies as their creative and production partner delivering fully integrated projects and campaigns.

Key Responsibilities:

1. CREATIVITY:

Deliver stunning edits that constantly exceed clients’ expectations.

• Collaborate with Creative Director’s and Creative teams to effectively deliver their vision, whilst participating in the creative process and offering your own ideas and creative solutions.

• Help to drive and deliver best-in-class creative output across the post-production department.

• Keep abreast of the latest technologies and methods and help to trial and implement them within Trailer Park.

2. DEPARTMENTAL WORKFLOW & MANAGEMENT:

Working with the Edit & VFX Supervisor to ensure the smooth running and day-to day operations of the department.

• Oversee the output of freelance and junior editors to ensure the highest quality output is maintained across the department.

• When required, manage junior members of the department; taking responsibility for their creative output and workflows.

• Help with the development and training of the junior members of the team.

• Build a strong relationship with our LA office; develop a full understanding of the team, their capabilities and processes, seamlessly working with them as required.

• Constantly look to improve methods and ways of working.

• Work closely with the Producers to ensure projects stay on schedule and in budget.

• Liaise with clients to keep on top of feedback and lead edit reviews, when required.

3. TECHNICAL SKILLS, PROCESS & QUALITY CONTROL:

Set best practices and lead by example.

• Ensure CI guidelines are understood and adhered to and that consistency is maintained for each client.

• Interrogate all delivery specs, ensuring all projects are delivered to exemplary standards.

• Accurately archive all projects, rushes and raw footage. Help to enforce archiving processes/methods across the post-production department.

Essential Requirements:

• Extensive experience of working in a creative agency.

• Innovative and creatively minded; must be able to add their own flair to a project.

• Deep understanding of Premiere Pro and Adobe Creative Cloud (Mac based).

• Extensive knowledge of After Effects.

• An in-depth knowledge of Illustrator and a good knowledge of Photoshop.

• A solid understanding of end-to-end post-production workflow and excellent technical knowledge.

• Experience of both offline and online editing.

• Colour grading for final deliveries.

• Good knowledge of audio, full understanding of codecs and complex delivery specifications.

• Confident creating deliverables for external finishing (EDL/XML/OMF/AAF/Splits etc).

• Meticulous attention to detail and organisational skills.

• Proven ability to stay calm under pressure and able to work to tight deadlines.

• Understanding of usage and clearance requirements for music, images and footage.

• A good knowledge of industry standard cameras and associated production techniques.

What we offer

At Engine and Trailer Park London, you can expect a great working environment and superb flexible benefits to match, including: Free breakfast at the in-house cafe, gym discounts, childcare vouchers, contributory pension, cycle to work scheme and much more! We’ve been recognised for the way we look after our people, by being listed in The Sunday Times Top 100 best companies to work for 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016.

If you are interested in applying this role, please email careers@trailerparklondon.com with your CV and showreel.

APRIL

25

Integrated Content Producer @ Trailer Park

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 23 May 2017

Role:
Integrated Content Producer

Reporting to: Hayley Denning, Operations Director

Trailer Park are recruiting for a talented, ambitious Integrated Content Producer to join our expanding production team. Highly creative and a born organiser, you will be responsible for the successful delivery of projects and campaigns within Trailer Park.

About Trailer Park: In a world saturated with homogenous ‘content’, Trailer Park believe in the power of Entertainment. We combine over twenty years of storytelling expertise with large scale production resources to MAKE, MARKET & MOVE entertainment content for a diverse client portfolio of film studios and major brands.

We are one of Engine's 13 partner businesses, most of whom share our Great Portland St. home. Engine is an award-winning global communications company with more than 2,100 employees based across locations such as London, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Melbourne

As well as working directly with our own clients, we also partner with other internal Engine companies as their creative and production partner delivering fully integrated projects and campaigns.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. EFFECTIVE CLIENT & PROJECT MANAGEMENT: Responsible for the end-to-end management and successful delivery of projects and campaigns within Trailer Park.

• Ensure clear and effective communication between all parties involved on a project, ensuring all relevant information is shared, understood and actioned on time.

• Operate with an awareness and understanding of both client and agency needs, and be the person that coordinates all teams and departments together.

• Work in an agile and fluid manner to encompass client changes and demands.

• Effective project planning; Forward Planning, Scoping, Timings, Resourcing and Budgeting: Identify and recommend the best production approach and define this in a clear, detailed Scope of Work document.

2. PRODUCTION: Execute best-in-class productions that deliver the highest possible creative output in the time and budget assigned.

• Keep abreast of technical/equipment developments, changes in production processes, new suppliers and talent available. Furthermore, share and apply this knowledge as appropriate.

• Ensure all productions are of the highest quality possible. Execute with a calm, professional demeanour with great attention to detail. • Have a good knowledge and understanding of the brands you work with.

• Ensure that all key paperwork including client framework agreements, budgets, scope of works, project timings, insurance declarations, artist contracts, Clear Cast approvals, usage agreements and all other production associated admin is completed in adherence to Trailer Park’s process and standards and filed efficiently and accurately.

3. CREATIVITY

• Must be passionate about delivering world class creative work which ultimately delivers great results for our clients.

• Confident to present and sell creative ideas to clients.

• Ensure that the creative aim of any given project is maintained and clearly understood by all parties.

• Is far sighted and pro-active in protecting and enhancing the creative work.

• Explore new production methods and technologies that help guide the creative approach.

4. BUSINESS GROWTH: Develop key client relationships and identify possible future collaborations.

• Build strong relationships with Production Heads and Business Leads both internally from across the Engine Group and externally with new Trailer Park clients.

• Convey project learnings and any client feedback to the Operations Director and Executive Producer and work with them to identify possible improvements for future projects/collaborations.

5. FINANCE

• Produce and implement accurate and clearly defined integrated budgets.

• Present and sell fee and production estimates in a persuasive and transparent way to clients and project teams.

• Monitor budgets and ensure that work is proceeding in accordance with the agreed scope of work.

• Work with finance to ensure the billing of projects is correct and on schedule.

• With co-operation from other producers/production teams, responsible for the financial reconciliation of each project in a timely and efficient manner.

Required Skills:

• An up to date knowledge of IPA practice, standards and legal regulations

• A good understanding of APA production values and processes

• A good understanding of the CAP Code

• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

• A natural leader with strong problem solving skills

• Financially astute; sound commercial awareness

• Extensive experience delivering fully integrated campaigns/projects across TV, Print, Digital and Social channels

• Must be experienced in post-production, producing across Avid, AE and FCP

What we offer

At Engine and Trailer Park UK, you can expect a great working environment and superb flexible benefits to match, including: Free breakfast at the in-house cafe, gym discounts, childcare vouchers, contributory pension, cycle to work scheme and much more! We’ve been recognised for the way we look after our people, by being listed in The Sunday Times Top 100 best companies to work for 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016.

If you are interested in applying this role, please email careers@trailerparklondon.com with your CV.

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25

Head of Sales @ Make Films

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 23 May 2017

Hello

Make Films is an award winning creative film production company - we make branded content, commercials, music videos and movies (including the critically acclaimed Mission to Lars). We started life 8 years ago in Soho (we’re now in a snazzy roof top studio in Shoreditch) and are in the process of opening an office in New York. Right now we're a small permanent team in London, with a tight knit roster of freelance Producers and Directors.

We are on the hunt for a Head of Sales to come on board full time. We have a strong base of regular clients but feel there's a lot of areas we could be expanding into and we need an expert to guide the ship and become an integral part of the family.

Applicants must be:

• Sales driven with a proven track record of developing successful client relationships through strong client-facing skills

• Undertake research for new business proposals and presenting to potential new clients

• Manage and consolidate existing clients

• Seek out fresh and exciting leads for each of our directors, whilst nurturing and supporting their development

• Develop and implement sales strategies

• Lead meetings and pitches where appropriate

• PR and Marketing of the company and roster of directors

Alongside a competitive basic salary we’re offering a commission structure based on personal and company performance.

Please send appllications to james@makefilms.com

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25

Short-term summer runner position @ Marshall Street Editors

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 23 May 2017

Marshall Street Editors are an award-winning offline editing company specialising in commercials, music videos and online content. We pride ourselves on having a happy working environment here at MSE towers.

We are looking for an upbeat, positive and hardworking person to fill a short-term position between 8th July - 10th September 2017.

You need to be able to juggle multiple tasks, be tidy and efficient, keep a positive attitude and a smile on your face from the moment you start your shift until the moment you leave.

We have a fun and hardworking team here at Marshall Street Editors and we look forward to hearing from you.

Email cv@mse.tv and in the subject header please write 'Summer Runner'.

Unfortunately we won't be able to reply to all applicants - apologies in advance.

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25

Executive Assistant @ Mad Cow Films

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 23 May 2017

Mad Cow Films are looking for a recent graduate to work with the Executive Producer as an Assistant with special emphasis on client relations and marketing of the company.

Some previous experience of an office environment is preferred but not essential. We are looking for an organised, presentable individual that has a great phone manner, good creative writing skills, computer literacy (indesign, excel & photoshop especially) and a love of creativity and film making.

A sense of humour is also a must have.

Day to day tasks will include booking meetings with advertising agencies, liaising with the directors represented by the company, scheduling events, organising press releases, searching for new talent, and keeping all our social media platforms up to date.

Interviews will take place throughout May

Please apply to tiffany@madcowfilms.co.uk

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25

Junior Production Manager @ Mad Cow Films

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 23 May 2017

Mad Cow Films are looking for a Junior Production Manager, with at least 2 years experience in the industry, to work with the in-house Producers and to start as soon as possible.

The job will entail helping to organise shoots, including booking of crew and equipment.

Some travel is to be expected, as is some evening and occasional weekend work. We are often dealing with multiple projects, so the ability to multitask, prioritise, and to be a self starter is essential.

We are a Mac-based company and therefore a solid knowledge of Excel, Word, Powerpoint & Keynote is essential. An understanding of Indesign and Photoshop is preferred. Good communication skills and a sense of humour are also crucial.

Salary is subject to experience.

Please apply to tiffany@madcowfilms.co.uk

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25

Head of Content @ Mad Cow Films

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 08 May 2017

Mad Cow Films are seeking to employ a dynamic, client-facing Head of Content to lead their busy Content Division. Since its launch in early 2016, the division has created both campaigns and individual films for clients such as: Honda, Next, Jaguar, Amazon, Andrex, American Express & Royal Mail to name but a few. We are now looking for the person that will lead the division into a new era where data driven content is a massive part of the advertising landscape. Although the role is suited to someone with previous experience working in Content, we do not want to rule out the possibility of seeing Marketing & Business Graduates as well.

The applicant must be a driven, self-starting articulate communicator, at ease with clients ranging from agency producers and creatives to marketing directors of blue chip companies. The ability to source new business and convert this into sales in essential as is a basic understanding of production, post production and the process of creating amazing content films.

The successful applicant will receive a competitive salary, dependent on experience, and performance related bonuses. Ideally, we’d like someone to be in place by early June but, if necessary, we would wait for the ideal person to come available.

Please apply to tiffany@madcowfilms.co.uk

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25

Head of Sales

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 23 May 2017

Rogue Films are looking for a new Head Of Sales to start in the near future.

Please contact kat@roguefilms.co.uk with a short intro and a copy of your CV if you are interested.

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24

Runner Position @ The Edit Store

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 22 May 2017

This is an ideal opportunity for the right person to get their foot in the door. Training will be given to the person who has the right aptitude.

Key responsibilities:

  • Answering the telephone in a professional manner
  • Input/update petty cash spreadsheet on excel
  • Dealing with incoming and outgoing deliveries
  • Organising couriers/taxis
  • Ordering stationary and other stock
  • Photocopying / Printing scripts
  • Liaise with clients
  • Filing and other ad hoc duties
  • Making and handing out tea, coffee and lunches
  • Handling petty cash float

Candidates can send their CV and cover letter to Amin@editstore.org

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24

Director's Rep

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 26 May 2017

Gorgeous is looking for a Director’s Rep to work three days per week and build on our existing agency relationships.

Ideally we are looking for someone with experience in commercials production but interested in a change of focus, perhaps someone returning to the business and wanting to work part time.

Some existing agency contacts are necessary but we do not expect you to know every producer and creative in London (yet!).

Hours are flexible and can be tailored to suite the right candidate.

Above all we are looking for someone able to create a relationship with our directors while understanding production issues and agency relationships.

If you are interested please contact sarah@gorgeous.tv

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21

Treatment Writer @ Rankin @ Rankin Films

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 19 May 2017

We’re after a creative writer who can work towards a detailed brief and add their own flair to competitive pitches, ideation / concepts, on a global stage.

You’ll work closely with our directors and producers to interpret, shape and articulate their ideas and present a clear and engaging vision of the project they see in their mind’s eye.

Experience in writing treatments for commercials, branded content, music videos, stills projects, digital and interactive campaigns and client pitches, is essential.

Your talent will cover all genres, especially fashion and beauty.

You’ll have a good grasp / knowledge of the practices of production – and be adept at working at a fast pace and to a strict deadline.

If you have all these skills and more, and feel you’d be able to wow us with your application then we’d like to hear from you.

Alongside your CV please send us:

• A brief cover letter

• 3 examples of your finest work

TO APPLY

Email: jobs@rankin.co.uk with ‘Your Name – Treatment Writer’ in the subject field, attaching a CV and cover letter.

Closing date 31st May 2017

Candidates unable to prove their right to work in the UK will not be shortlisted.

Please note that we apologise in advance but we are unable to respond to every application due to the volume received. Only successful candidates will be contacted.

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21

Junior Content Producer @ Pocket Motion Pictures

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 02 May 2017

We are a young and fast expanding London based Video and Photographic Production Company, working with well-known brands, celebrities and covering major events.

Looking to bring on board a full-time Junior Content Producer to support our production team. The role is primarily office based and will be supporting our Content Producer. Key responsibilities will be to manage the post-production, work directly with clients receiving feedback on videos/photos and liaising with our editing team to ensure feedback is manageable and completed.

You will help with the prioritising of jobs and assign editing time.

A major part of the role will be to watch and review all content before it goes to clients. Checking all the requests have been completed and using your creativity to see if further improvements need to be made.

Attention to detail is everything in this role.

Excellent communication and organisation skills are a must. You will be communicating directly with clients and juggling multiple projects simultaneously.

Direct experience is not essential, but an understanding of branded content is important. We are looking for someone with the right skillset and a desire to learn and understand the industry. We are a small team, and the right candidate will be expected to be confident and wade straight into the deep end. But at the same time, full training will be given. A bright and positive outgoing personality is essential.

Requirements:

At least one year's professional experience within a relevant sector. A sound knowledge Microsoft Word, Excel, Google Drive and Google Sheets.

We are offering £21,000-£23,000 depending on experience.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a fast growing team.

To apply, please send your CV to: amy@pocketmotionpictures.com

Closing Date: May 2nd

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19

Junior 1st Line Support Engineer @ Passion

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 28 April 2017

A Windows/Mac Support 1st line engineer with passion for I.T is required by an award-winning company based near Tottenham Court Road. The company are looking for a dynamic and driven person who thrives working as part of a team in a creative environment. Working in a team of 3 your key responsibilities will be to provide efficient and effective face to face hardware and software support to approximately 150 users whilst also supporting remote users across a Windows and Mac platform.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide 1st line technical support for Mac and Windows system issues (OS and applications)

  • Act as a first responder triaging calls and escalating

  • Troubleshoot problems by telephone and remote access

  • System builds, configuration and installation (remote / on-site)

  • Setting up new starters and account creation (Active directory / office 365)

  • Documentation

  • Asset Management and equipment tracking

  • Troubleshoot connectivity problems for remote users

  • Must be a team player, patient and always willing to assist

  • The successful candidate will not only have excellent technical skills, but be an approachable, personable character.

  • You will be the first point of contact for IT within the London office.

Contact Details: If you are interested in the position, please forward your current CV and covering letter to: recruitment@passion-pictures.com

The closing date for applications is Friday 28th April 2017

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19

Head of Sales @ Dirty Films

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 19 May 2017

Dirty Films are on the hunt for a superstar Head of Sales to join their fast growing Dirty business.

Dirty launched in the summer of 2015, and have firmly established themselves in the commercials and music video industry with a rich and vast supply of work from their international family of award winning directors.

Dirty are looking for a likeable, enthusiastic, and sales-minded person who is bursting with passion yet has a methodical, results-driven approach. A sense of humor also helps!

You should want to be part of a story, and work with the partners to strategize and implement company growth. You will work closely with the two partners, and will have the freedom to work and schedule your time independently.

Experience in the industry is vital, particularly in commercials with an established network of contacts. Agency (advertising, or other) or post-minded experience could also be suitable.

This is a rare opportunity to step up and own it, or for a more experienced Head of Sales to grow with a young production company looking to do things a little differently.

Salary: a competitive basic and uncapped sales based commission. We are looking to fill this full time position immediately.

Key Responsibilities

• Build relationships with potential new clients and spread the Dirty word as well as managing own existing network of contacts.

• Set up regular meetings and screenings.

• Keep your finger on the pulse creatively, always looking for new collaborations.

• Managing the social media / PR output in conjunction with the partners, including managing relationships with industry press.

• Identifying and executing other PR opportunities.

Experience / Qualifications:

• Proven track record of sales in advertising industry.

• Have an already established network of contacts.

• Broad understanding of commercials production industry.

• A can do attitude and a sense of humor!

Please send CVs and a concise sentence or two about what makes you Dirty to: letsmake@dirtyfilms.uk

In the meantime, take a wander over to www.dirtyfilms.uk and see what we’ve been up to. Thanks for reading!

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19

Creative Coordinator @ Blinkink

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 30 April 2017

JOB OVERVIEW:

Reporting directly to the Executive Producers, you will be responsible for coordinating creative resource across all pitch presentations. You will actively source new, and maintain existing relationships with, freelance talent and designers. You will work with our exciting roster of directors to help craft job-winning pitch presentations. This is an administrative role requiring an organised, dynamic, creatively-pragmatic person interested in furthering their career in commercial animation production.

ABOUT YOU:

You have an appreciation for, and understand the difference between, all forms of animation. You need a few years experience helping other people solve problems. This really should be inside a commercial production company.

You communicate clearly. You write well. You speak eloquently. You can explain most things to most people, and you’re as comfortable in writing as you are on the phone.

You pay attention to details. As far as you’re concerned, anything worth doing is worth doing right, every single time. You stay focussed. You are motivated and driven. You jump at new challenges without waiting to be asked. You take ownership of of the time you spend with us and truly make a difference.

Above all, you’ll see this as an exciting opportunity. If that’s you, we look forward to meeting you. 


HOW TO APPLY:

Please send your CV as an attachment to jobs@blinkink.co.uk - in the body of your email provide answers to the following 3 questions. Please limit responses to a paragraph each. Don’t worry, your answers will remain confidential:

  • Why animation?

  • What is your favourite film/director/designer/author and why

  • What piece of work has Blink Ink produced in the last 3 years do you find interesting and why

Blinkink: Director-led, craft-focussed, creatively diverse, culturally ambitious, energetic, collaborative, youthful, idiosyncratic, highly-skilled, hands on. In each and every project we endeavour to undertake something new, something different, something unique. A contribution to culture, no matter how modest.

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Camera Operator @ Nash Studio

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 01 May 2017

Nash Studio is a premiere casting space based in the heart of London situated just outside Leicester Square. Nash works with the industries top production companies, directors, casting directors, producers and talent in TV, Film and Commercials.

Job Description:

Nash is currently looking for a tech savvy and enthusiastic individual to be a full time camera operator in our busy London studio.

Requirements:

You are resourceful, comfortable around a video camera, able to multi task, and have a pin-sharp focus. You are always the one who arrives early and when needed finishes late. You are adaptable and quick to learn existing workflows and can think of work arounds if things go wrong. Handling a number of different tasks at the same time is never a problem and you're not one to crack under pressure.

You have experience working a camera, perhaps you're a recent production graduate looking for their first job in the industry? A first hand knowledge of the casting room would be a bonus but if not, a willingness to learn is important. On top of this you have that special ‘something,' the willingness to learn and a commitment to your job. You have an ability to deal with people from all walks of life and people are drawn to your friendly, well presented appearance.

You know your way around a Mac and you are comfortable with Quicktime capturing and Media encoding. A basic ability with iMovie is great but not essential. You are sociable and helpful not only to colleagues, but to all who come your way.

Film and Tv are important to you ( you'll be recording auditions for a lot of it) and you have some understanding/interest in how casting works.

Responsibilities.

Camera Operator

• Recording, Encoding and Uploading casting sessions to various FTP sites.

• Managing mini dv tape back ups of all casting sessions.

• Taking down time codes while recording sessions

• Using Fast Capture and Casting Networks to capture and share casting sessions.

• Liaising with external companies E.g. Production companies, Casting offices, etc.

• Liaising with Studio Administrator to maintain studio supplies E.g. tapes, screens, bulbs, etc..

• Management and maintenance of our casting rooms, tapes and list archive

Skills

• Comfortable using SONY HDV DV Cameras & Bowen Studio Lights.

• Comfortable using encoding software like MPEG Streamclip, Adobe Media Encoder, Sorenson etc...

• Comfortable using Quicktime to capture.

• Comfortable using Sennheiser Boom microphones.

• Experienced MAC user.

• Experience using Fast Capture and Casting Networks to capture and share casting sessions a HUGE bonus but not essential.

Employment Full Time (min 40 hours ). 6 Month contract leading to renewal or permanent.

Apply Please send your CV and a short cover note explaining why you would be the best choice for the role info@nashstudio.co.uk with subject heading: CAMERA OPERATOR 2017 Closing date for applications 1st April 2017

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Junior Editor @ Absolute Post

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 18 April 2017

Absolute Post is an award winning and hard working post production company and we recruiting for a full time Junior Editor. We are looking for a confident and positive professional with a passion for creativity and editorial to join our vibrant team.

The successful candidate will have

  • A min of 1 years experience using Avid Media Composer

  • Knowledge of a wide range of digital camera formats

  • The ability to work well under pressure

  • A good sense of humour!

  • Knowledge of Premier Pro a bonus

The role will involve;

  • Liaising with Producers and clients to manage workloads

  • Client attended editorial sessions

  • Creating EDLs / AAFs and QuickTimes

  • On set editing in the UK and worldwide (you will be shooting abroad on a regular basis!)

If you’d like to apply for this position, please email your CV and covering letter to jobs@absolutepost.com by Tuesday 18th April.

Unfortunately we will not be able to respond to all applicants - apologies in advance.

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Data Manager @ Spring Studios

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 08 May 2017

Established for 20 years, Spring Studios is a creative agency and photographic studio complex in London and New York, dedicated to high-end creative production for the fashion, luxury and beauty industries. Spring combines expert teams across art direction, stills and moving image, digital design, strategy, PR, casting and artist representation to deliver complete strategic creative solutions for the world’s leading brands. Spring has expanded further with a new studio in Milan.

Job Purpose:

Spring Studios are looking for a Data Manager to join our busy in-house team of editors, VFX artist and colourists.

The Data Manager is responsible for our day-to-day production data and asset management; from shoot rushes throughout the entire post production process, to QC and delivery.

Key responsibilities:

· Preparing drives for in-house and external shoots, and liaising with the DIT on set

· Ingest data to the server. Transcode data as required for the entire post process

· Setting up grading sessions for our in-house Baselight, and render out after the grade

· Maintain the server and archive off to a LTO system as necessary, and retrieve as required

· Day to day data support to the editors, colourists and producers, and working closely with the IT department

· Assisting New Business with client presentations

· Managing FTP / Wiredrive and other file sharing tools

· Communicating with the production team to ensure maximum workflow efficiency and meet
deadlines

· Staying abreast of emerging technologies and developing new workflows accordingly

Qualifications / Experience

· A solid understanding of the data workflow throughout the post process from shoot, editing, grading, online and delivery is essential

· Experience with Baselight and LTOs is essential

· Knowledge of Adobe CC is preferable, Premiere is a must

To be successful in this role you will be:

· Self motivated and extremely organised with an ability to prioritise conflicting task

  • Able to remain calm and confident in a fast-paced environment

· Work closely with the rest of the post team and help to maintain a positive, upbeat and
professional production office

· Pro-active and solution-orientated

Application:

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Please send your CV and Cover Letter to hr@springstudios.com, with ‘Data Manager’ in the subject header. Interviews to take place week commencing 17th April, with a view to hire as soon as possible.

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Sales Rep Based in Amsterdam @ Adelphoi Music

  • Location: Amsterdam
  • Applications close 01 May 2017

Adelphoi Music is one of Europe's leading music agencies based in the heart of Covent Garden, London. We are looking for an exceptional salesperson to join the team and grow our business in The Netherlands and across Europe.

So what do we do?

We create sonic identities for brands, commision and license music and create sound design for the advertising, broadcast, events and film industries.

Who are we looking for?

An exceptional salesperson with a proven track record and a knowledge of the local market. You’re a passionate and well-read music fan, a natural and driven self-starter, a great communicator, a social butterfly, an organisation guru.

THE ROLE INCLUDES...

• Developing and managing clients, ensuring Adelphoi is their preferred supplier

• Daily sales activity

• Presenting the company and its services to agencies and brands

• Working to ambitious financial and sales targets

• Client hospitality and promotional events

• Detailed sales reporting

KEY FACTORS AND EXPERIENCE

• Proven and relevant track record in sales

• An established book of contacts for people in the local advertising industry

• Evidence of self-starting business activity

• A broad knowledge and understanding of music and how it's made

• Strong presentation and communication skills

• A passion for meeting new people and building relationships

• Project management skills

• Drive, motivation, a hunger for success!

Salary + commission and excellent benefits Full-time, permanent position, based in Amsterdam

Closing date: 1st May 2017 Please send your covering letter and CV to: opportunities@adelphoimusic.com using ‘Sales Rep 2017' as the subject heading.

Unfortunately due to the high volume of applications, we are only able to respond to successful candidates

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Head of Business Development/Directors Rep @ Make Films

  • Location: London
  • Applications close 08 May 2017

Make Films is an award winning creative film production company - we make branded content, commercials, music videos and movies (including the critically acclaimed Mission to Lars).

We started life 8 years ago in Soho (we’re now in a snazzy roof top studio in Shoreditch) and are in the process of opening an office in New York. Right now we're a small permanent team in London, with a tight knit roster of freelance Producers and Directors.

We are on the hunt for a Head of Business Development / Directors Rep to come on board and work in partnership with the MD and the team to strategise and implement the future plan for the company.

We have a strong base of regular clients but feel there's a lot of areas we could be expanding into and we need an expert to guide the ship and become an integral part of the family.

Applicants must be:

• Sales driven with a proven track record of developing successful client relationships through strong client-facing skills

• Undertake research for new business proposals and presenting to potential new clients

• Manage and consolidate existing clients

• Seek out fresh and exciting leads for each of our directors, whilst nurturing and supporting their development

• Develop and implement sales strategies

• Lead meetings and pitches where appropriate

• PR and Marketing of the company and roster of directors

Alongside a competitive basic salary we’re offering a commission structure based on personal and company performance.

Please send a CV & covering letter to will@makefilms.com.