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Senior Media Manager (UK 0583) - Leeds, United Kingdom

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  • Department:Content Operations
  • Job Title:Senior Media Manager (UK 0583)
  • Reports to:Post Production Operations Manager
  • Location:Leeds
  • Hours of Work:37.5 h

 

SO WHAT’S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT?

We have an exciting opportunity available for a Senior Media Manager. In this post you will play a key role within the Content Operations Team.  Working as part of a dynamic team supporting and maintaining post production workflows.  The Senior Media Manager will be chiefly responsible for the management of media assets in a fast paced 24/7 broadcast environment, that delivers a variety of video on demand and promotional sports packages. Working closely with operational and production teams, you will be responsible for the ingest management of media files, MAM administration, online and nearline storage, metadata checking and the archive cataloguing of digital files.  You will work in conjunction with a team of experienced, post production engineers and workflow specialists.

The successful candidate should be passionate about MAM and file based workflows.

 

WHAT WILL YOU DO IN YOUR NEW ROLE?

% of role

Plan and manage media workflows and transfers between Live MAM and Archive systems

20

Implementing metadata conventions

5

Loading and archiving files from portable media

5

Manage Avid and Adobe projects and the consolidation of media for use in Online and Pro-tools environments

5

Creating and managing directory structures in Dalet MAM database

10

Efficient monitoring and management of production storage

15

Working with broadcast scheduling software

10

Assist with the delivery of file based media to required standards

5

Provide media management training to operational and production teams

5

Manage and delegate tasks to Post Production Technical Assistants

2.5

Recommend and implement improvements to file based workflows and deletion policies

5

Manage the delivery of exported and transcoded media assets to distribution protocols

2.5

People management and recruitment responsibilities

10

DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR AN INTERVIEW?

Skill Level (out of 4)

Must have experience of and be confident with MAM systems

4

Experience of dealing with clients in a post production environment and being able to communicate technical and non-technical information well

4

Knowledge of managing editing projects between offline and online environments

3

Good understanding of asset management and databases

4

Working knowledge of storage technologies and their management

3

Confident using a range of PC and Mac software

4

Experienced with broadcast scheduling software ScheduALL and Xytech

2

Willingness to travel and work within our other locations as needed

4

 

 

DO YOU HAVE THESE DESIRABLES?

Understanding of managing media assets in Pro-tools
Knowledge of File based delivery technologies such as Aspera or Signiant.
Experience using Avid editing software is advantageous
Experience using Avid Interplay
Experience of multi-site post production workflows an advantage
Experience working with a post bookings team to help inform staff and plan future work
 

 

THESE ARE THE PERFORM COMPETENCIES YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED IN YOUR ROLE….

Planning and organising – Organising work by taking into account deadlines and available resources
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 – Making effective judgements about scheduled tasks and prioritise as necessary
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
Self-awareness – Recognising where you need support with a task and able to seek the correct advice
Customer orientations – Being prepared to go beyond basic service expectations to help complete client requests satisfactorily
Creativity and innovation – Ability to attempt different approaches when problem solving, seeking ideas or suggestions from others as appropriate

 

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 progressive,dynamic, fun 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 Perform; collaboration, innovation, ever 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 Loan, Cycle 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 your continued 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 what we do!

 

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