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Editor (UK 1206)

Job Details

  • Department: Group Operations
  • Job Title: Editor (UK 1206)
  • Reports to: Lead Editor
  • Location: London (Feltham), United Kingdom
  • Hours of Work: 40
SO WHAT’S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT?

 

An exciting opportunity for an Avid editor to join us at Perform Group.

 

The successful editor will have worked in a fast-paced environment, with extensive experience delivering fast-turnaround projects and meeting broadcast deadlines for delivery.  Working with a number of production teams, a real creative flair is needed when editing extremely varied content from magazine shows, highlights programmes and branded content.

 

As you will be working on some key sports highlights that are broadcast around the globe, you will be expected to work a varied shift pattern which can include working weekends and late evenings.

As well as working with producers, you will be expected to bring your own ideas to each project and be able to communicate them effectively.

 

WHAT WILL YOU DO IN YOUR NEW ROLE? % of role
Editing a range of content with a strong creative flare 30
Producing work that adheres to quality control specifications and required technical standards 20
Exercising strong editorial judgement appropriate to content needs 10
Demonstrated finishing / online skills 10
Experience working on long and short form content 5
Strong colour grading experience 5
Strong effects editing skills, with experience using Boris and Sapphire plugin effects 10
Experience editing magazine shows 10
DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR AN INTERVIEW? Skill Level (out of 4)
Excellent Avid-based editing software skills 4
Good understanding of technical workflows and delivery aspects of broadcast and digital media. 3
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, meet production deadlines and manage time effectively 3
Experience colour grading using Avid Symphony tools 3
Ability to manage the delivery of multi-format programme files. 3
Be ready to work to a precise brief, but when prompted, contribute with your own ideas and creativity. 4
Work well as part of a team and accept feedback. 3
Have an excellent eye for detail. 4
DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS (DO YOU HAVE THESE DESIRABLES?)
Experience using Avid Interplay.
Due to the fast turnaround environment, you will be working in, you must be good at problem-solving.
Experience in creating GFXs and an understanding of GFX workflows would be beneficial.
Experience editing on Adobe Premiere.
Experience using a MAM system
All projects will be related to sport, so an interest in this area is desirable
THESE ARE THE PERFORM COMPETENCIES YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED IN YOUR ROLE….
Communicating with impact: Clearly convey information and technical concepts to individuals in a manner that helps them clearly understand
Drive and energy: Achieving goals by sometimes being willing to ‘go the extra mile’.
Teamwork and collaboration: Willingness to support others within your team to deliver objectives and actively participate in team meetings
Flexibility and adaptability: Working effectively in high pressure, fast turnaround working environment and have the ability to rapidly adapt to new information, technical obstacles and changing conditions
Learn and grow: Finding and maximize opportunities for growth and development and seek opportunities to learn
Customer orientations: Being prepared to go beyond basic service expectations to help complete client requests satisfactorily

 

IF YOU HAVEN’T YET GOT A FEEL FOR THE CULTURE AT PERFORM, THEN READ ON…

 

Here at Perform we like to consider ourselves a progressivedynamicfun and fast-paced global sports media broadcasting company. We are passionate about what we do and really good at it too!!

 

Here are some of the things you can expect working at Performcollaborationinnovationever changing, empowerment, work hard and personal development.

 

BENEFITS

 

You’ll receive up to 25 days annual leave (increasing by 3 days after 3 years), Single cover Aviva Private medical insurance*Life Assurance (4x annual salary), matching pension contributions up to 5%, Season Ticket LoanCycle to Work Scheme*, and Childcare Voucher Scheme*Free parking is available for Feltham offices. We also have a subsidised canteen at Feltham with Starbucks coffee from £1.

 

And there’s more…… You’ll have access to the Perform online learning portal (MindTools) and be part of our Career Deal, which aims to support yourcontinued  professional development. We also have a structured management development programme and a financially rewarding Refer a Friend scheme. If you fancy a move abroad; Perform are currently seeking the best talent in a number of countries around the world!

 

*Please Note – some of these benefits will be available to you upon successful completion of your probation.

 

 

Find out more about our brands and what we do at www.performgroup.com

 

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